Programme

04.11.2015 - 19:00-21:00
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Reading Machines: DISPOSITIF [book dispositif]

Jørn Erslev Andersen

Lecture/talk with Jørn Erslev Andersen and Mathias Kokholm, Kunsthal Aarhus 19:00-21:00

The French term dispositif, in English translated variously as device, machinery, apparatus, construction and...

17.11.2015 - 16:00-18:00
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READING MACHINES: The Stolen Alphabet

Poul Pedersen

Book launch and film screening, Kunsthal Aarhus 16:00-18:00

Exhibition of artist’s books created by Poul Pedersen, at Antipyrine Bookstore, Kunsthal Aarhus (18/11-31/12-2015)

Presentation of the book Poul Pedersen - A Bibliography...

18.11.2015 - 19:00-21:00
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READING MACHINES: Democracy

Thomas Hvid Kromann

Lecture/talk with Thomas Hvid Kromann and Mathias Kokholm, Kunsthal Aarhus 19:00-21:00

A presentation of concerns and critiques of the use of the book as medium in contemporary art, and a discussion of the potential of artist’s book's in...

19.11.2015 - 10:00-12:00
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Remain(ed) in Place: Media of the Past in the Contemporary

Jussi Parikka

The contemporary arrives in various (dis)guises: the archival, the trace, the ruin, the various remains that have especially in fields such as media archaeology been seen as crucial conditions for the emergence of the now. The seemingly stable notion...

19.11.2015 - 19:00-22:00
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Freedom as Eternal Horizon. Dreams and Violence in American Film Culture

Jacob Lillemose

Talk with curator and writer Jacob Lillemose + filmscreening of Sam Peckinpah's cult film Convoy (1978).

Freedom expectations lies deep within the American spirit. From the independence from the British Empire and the settlers travel...

25.11.2015 - 18:00
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Film Screening: The Phantom Carriage

Victor Sjöström

This ground-breaking silent film classic balances between religious fable and horror, and tells the story about David, a doomed alcoholic, who in the midnight hour on New Year ’s Eve dies in a brawl. By the stroke of midnight, a ghost-like carriage...