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Demonstrating Relevance: Memefest Exhibition in Berlin

We present in cooperatin with Loesje, Masta and Kulturlabor Trial&Error:


The Memefest exhibition: “DEMONSTRATING Relevance: Response-Ability” with selected visual communication works and critical content from all over the world.
An event for interactive participation to emancipate, reinterpret and act!

>>> and in German <<<


Die Memefest Ausstellung: “DEMONSTRATING Relevance: Response -Ability” mit ausgewaehlten Werken der visuellen Kommunikation und kritischem Inhalt aus der ganzen Welt.

Eine Veranstaltung fuer die interaktive Teilnahme an Emanzipation,
...Neuinterpretation und Aktion!


--------WHERE --------WHEN-------WHO?-------YOU!---------

N.K.

Elsenstr. 52/

2.Hinterhaus Etage 2
12059 Berlin Neukölln

6th-12th of May, daily from 12-16 Uhr and by appointment

Vernissage Friday 6.5. 6pm-01pm

SPECIAL GUEST //// LITEKULTUR mit seinem LOVEBOARD ♥ www.litekultur.net
...and other interactive surprises :)

Finissage Thursday 12.5 6-12pm

www.nkprojekt.de

More about the exhibition on http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=179027158814930 and https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=180159668699539

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More about Memefest: www.memefest.org.
Additional Information:
Dejan Vodeb, Memefest, dejan@memefest.org


Zur Berlin-Ausstellung:
Judith Meijer, Kulturlabor Trial & Error, email@trial-error.org

Comments

SanFrancisco
8 years, 3 months ago

Memefest.. "Al infinito, y más allá!"
"To infinity, and beyond!"

Anja
8 years, 3 months ago

Are there pictures of the exhibition somewhere online? How were the responses? Anja

oliver
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Name

Oliver Vodeb


Gender

male


Country

Australia


Description

I am a member of Memefest communication/art/theory Kolektiv, and founder, curator and editor of Memefest Festival of Socially Responsive Communication and Art. Iam also facilitator of Memefest online social network.

I am an Academic at RMIT University, Melbourne. I teach and research mostly in the field of communication design. I approach design/communication from a critical inter/ extradisciplinary perspective and I investigate theoretical, strategic, conceptual and "hands on" practice.

I enjoy working in many different media including visual and text.

Books I have published :

http://memefest.org/en/fooddemocracy/

www.memefest.org/en/indebtedtointervene/

www.memefest.org/demonstratingrelevance/en

www.druzbenoodzivnokomuniciranje.si/

This was my studio in Slovenia (2004-2012): www.poper.si

CV (sort of): http://www.memefest.org/en/about/who_we_are_oliver_vodeb/

You can read some of my texts here:
https://rmit.academia.edu/OliverVodeb


I have joined the Memfest community becasue i am interested in

I have been here from the very beginning of Memefest. I am interested in communication/design for social and environmental change.
I name such communication socially responsive communication.

Broadly speaking I am interested in visual communication, photography, sociological aspects of communication, design and media.

Iam interested in institutionalised forms of communication like for example communication done by design/communication studios and advertising agencies as well as non institutionalised forms of communication like tactical media or broader aspects of media activism.

In a slightly more academic language:

I am interested in how critical social theory can illuminate the complex processes of production, distribution and reception of public (visual) communication in order to generate public communication as a responsible social, political, economic and cultural practice.

I am particularly interested in relations between concepts of response-ability and communication effectiveness, and the social construction of design and other forms of pubic communication as profession, practice and praxis within academia, the market environments and non-institutionalised communities.


Faculty

was studiing at Faculty for social sciences University of Ljubljana


Education

PhD in sociology of communication and design


Working place

RMIT University, School of Design, Master of Communication Design


Music I like

Flamming Lips, Pixies, The Black Crowes, Demeter, Porno for Pyros, Ry Cooder, Junior Kimbrough, Townes van Zandt, T-model Ford, The Dirty Three, Bonnie Prince Billy, Primus, Faith no More, Bob Dylan, RHCP, Alice Donut, Faith no more, Mark Lanegan, Reigning Sound, Total Control;


Books I like

The Unbearable Lightness of Being, A Confederacy of Dunces, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, PanikHerz...;


Films I like

The man who wasn't there, No country for old man, Genova, Zidane a 21st century portrait, There will be blood, Il Postino, Festen, Straight Story, Wild at heart, White Ribbon, Dog tooth;


Communication projects I like

I like stuff we did at Poper studio. I like posters from Inkahoots. I like the zine project 23/56 from Kevin. I like many things that were submitted to Memefest, I like stuff from Cactusnetwork, I like the work of Image-shift.


Websites I like

poper.si, memefest.org, magnumphotos.com, mubi.com, ubu.com, http://twotheories.blogspot.com, brianholmes.wordpress.com, www.lensculture.com, www.burnmagazine.org, www.bagnewsnotes.com, www.cactusnetwork.org.uk, http://www.image-shift.net, www.inkahoots.com.au/
www.lokidesign.net


People I like

My dear family and my wonderful friends.


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