19 August 2017
Everything you ever wanted to know about writing but were too afraid to ask
Writing is never easy. Yet artists face a deeper challenge because they tend to think in visual, spatial, concrete terms – not in terms of words. This workshop will show how artists can make writing easier by treating words – and texts – as visual, spatial, concrete elements. Text here will be treated like an artistic medium – yet with the goal of producing conventional texts: CVs, artist statements, project proposals, grant applications, academic theses. At the same time, I will show how text can be used to gain a deeper understanding of one’s own artistic practice and its future development.
Jennifer Allen published her first art critique twenty years ago in the canadian magazine Parachute. In 1995 a DAAD scholarship took her to Berlin, where she wrote her dissertation and began to pursue the city’s emerging arts scene, which she finally docu
Students and young professionals in Architecture, Art and Design
EUR 490: The 160.00 EUR enrollment fee is due with the registration. Restpayment until July 15, 2017.
EUR 290: optional fee for accomodation