residency

The Vilém Flusser Residency Program understands artistic research as an exploration of the links between aesthetics, materiality, and politics and supports projects and works in different stages of development. Read more

Luiza Prado de O. Martins, 2019

In her project, Luiza Prado de O. Martins will discuss the entanglements of climate change, reproduction, ancestral and future histories, land and belonging, and radical forms of care together with members of marginalized groups in Northern nations and the Global South. 

Still image from Good Life, photo by Elisabeth Marjanovic' Cronvall.

With their ongoing research and documentary film project Good Life, the collaborative duo Viktorija Šiaulytė and Marta Dauliūtė undertake an investigation into the narrative of innovation and flexibility, its social and political implications.

Offshore Investigation Vehicle, Demystification Committee

Offshore Investigation Vehicle by the Demystification Committee is based on ongoing research into the structures of power embodied in offshore practices and tries to identify means of dislocating these financial systems.

Morehshin Allahyari and Daniel Rourke, The 3D Additivist Manifesto

Morehshin Allahyari’s and Daniel Rourke’s project #Additivism sets in motion a critical approach towards 3d-printing as a technology which is all too often subsumed into the hype factor of “maker culture”.

Market for Immaterial Value by Valentina Karga and Pieterjan Grandry

Valentina Karga's and Pieterjan Grandry’s project Market for Immaterial Value typifies their interests in sustainability, economics, the commons and resource management by presenting their personal financial situation within a public context.

The Vilém Flusser Residency Programme for Artistic Research is part of transmediale’s reSource all year activities. The residency programme aims at creating a sustainable structure for feedback, research, and reflection, whose results will also influence the development of the yearly festival themes. With the residency programme, we are calling upon artistic research projects that actively explore the capabilities and limitations of transdisciplinary and transmedial situations in contemporary culture. We therefore understand artistic research as an exploration of the links between aesthetics, materiality, and politics. Read more

Rosemary Lee, Molten Media

The project Molten Media by Rosemary Lee connects various discourses in art, technology, and critical theory through a hands-on gesture of explorative experimentation.

Pinar Yoldas, An Ecosystem of Excess

The project An Ecosystem of Excess by Pinar Yoldas approaches the problem of “man-made extreme environments” like landfills, junkyards etc. caused by an excessive consumerism.

Danilo Correale, The Fifth Column, 2011.

The idea for the Drachma Project by Georgios Papadopoulos is to reflect on and challenge the form, the content and the function of economic value.