Institute for Applied Heterotopia

  • InspirationsQUELLE

    18. Jan 2016 by

    BEWARE, UTOPIA! This artistic project is an documentation of experiences, ideas and visions from the people in and around the former Quelle building in its time of creative short term using 2011-2015. This time had a long lasting effect on the way many young people in Nuremberg think and work. The basic resource was a… Read more

  • Transferring Other Spaces

    18. Jan 2020 by

    by Maria Trunk. Transversal, artistic and intellectual strategies between past, present and future as in the case of the industrial heritage site Quelle in Nuremberg, Germany.  The urban is a symbolic space. What we can see, hear and smell in our daily lives affects our bodies, minds, relationships, and feelings. All impulses, from edges, places… Read more

  • On Drawing Heterotopia

    18. Jan 2020 by

    by Grit Koalick. According to Focault[1] heterotopias are spaces with contrasting meanings and specific rules, reflecting social circumstances by representing, negating or reversing them. They can be seen as a kind of already realized and located utopia. Drawing is an activity to convert ideas and concepts into a visible format, which is easy to understand.… Read more

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