Press Releases : 2006/08


2006/08/30

Semesterplan week 36 and 37

Michael Sailstorfer

Norsk versjon

WEEK 36/37

ISP Studios OSLO
Wergelandsveien 17
Back Entrance

Tuesday, 5 September, 18:00
Speaker: Michael Sailstorfer
Subject: Zeit Ist Keine Autobahn (Time Is Not A Motorway)

Michael Sailstorfer takes interest in everyday materials and the associations they trigger. Through transformations, contextual adjustments and spatial appropriation, Sailstorfer explores the unstable relationship between form and content, emphasizing that the function of an object and its material manifestations are subject to change based on historical dynamics. Sailstorfer participates in OCA's International Studio Programme and in the Nordic Biennale Momentum.

Wednesday, 13 September, 18:00
Speaker: Dan Graham
Subject: Rock My Religion / Q and A

Dan Graham has produced a body of art and theory that engages in a highly analytical discourse on the historical, social and ideological functions of contemporary cultural systems. Architecture, popular music, video and television are among the focuses of his investigations, which are translated into essays, performances, installations, videotapes and architectural/sculptural designs.

Dan Graham