Artist Talk — Manaf Halbouni
Manaf Halbouni is a German-Syrian artist, probably best known for his installation «Monument» in front of Dresden's Frauenkirche, which recreates the image of three buses propped up vertically in an Aleppo street to build a barricade against sniper fire.
Halbouni takes up current sociopolitical topics in his work, an artistic confrontation that is frequently biographically motivated.
The motivation behind the work is frequently to create a social debate and bring people to talk to each other.
fill in the blank is an open space for conversations about positions, histories and forms of knowledge that are located outside of the grand narratives.
every week we will come together to discuss, unlearn, conspire or simply to hang out, everybody is welcome!