“Europeana Space: Creative with Digital Heritage” – Enroll now!
Art Media and Performance

“Europeana Space: Creative with Digital Heritage” – Enroll now!

Online courses – MOOCs: Massive Open Online Courses – have become a popular means to access information freely, explore new subjects, update one’s knowledge, and learn something new. In the past months, Cultural Studies Professor Fred Truyen has been organizing the online course Europeana Space: Creative with Digital Heritage. The mission of this MOOC is to show … Continue reading

Mariken Wessels – Taking Off. Henry my Neighbor
Art Media and Performance

Mariken Wessels – Taking Off. Henry my Neighbor

Surrounded by thousands of black-and-white nude pictures, you are instantly captured by an unsettling yet intriguing feeling when walking into Mariken Wessels’ new exhibition at FoMu. Taking off. Henry my neighbor is an exhibition of the works in Wessels’ latest book of the same name. In Taking off she creates an artistic reconstruction of the failing marriage of two people: Henry and Martha. Continue reading

Ukraine, a state in constant transition
Art Media and Performance

Ukraine, a state in constant transition

Mikhailov’s Ukraine shows a moving portrayal of a state in constant transition. The retrospective covers the unfolding of events in Mikhailov’s homeland by illustrating the developments from Soviet communism to Western capitalism and the recent Maidan protests. Pushing aside the grand narratives of the cold war and the macropolitics of the Soviet Union, Mikhailov visualises the influence on the everyday and, hence, portrays Ukraine in its most intimate setting. Continue reading