Donald Trump, leader in the GOP bid for US Presidency, theorizes that autism is caused by vaccines, and that this belief informs his platform regarding public health and disability issues. Autism, its imagined causes and its relation to various social issues, is up for national debate—but actual autistic individuals are never included in the conversation. Advocates for disability justice are marginalized by the U.S. public sphere, while their identities are scrutinized and co-opted by individuals… [read more »]
7PM Friday, October 26th
PLATOON KUNSTHALLE Berlin
Bring Your Own Beamer (BYOB) is a a series of one-night events, so far held in over 50 cities across the world. Featuring interactive artists, for one evening only, PLATOON KUNSTHALLE Berlin will be transformed into an interactive object.
FEATURING · Anthony Antonellis · Dan Adeyemi · Felix Bonowski · Didi Bruckmayr · Vincent Charlebois · Florian Egermann · Eve Fainke · Luciano Foglia · Aristides Job Garcia · Aurora Halal · Tikul & Jendrek · Eno Henze · Michal Kohut · Mey Lean Kronemann · Andreas Nicolas Fischer · Janina Lange · Russell Leng · Matthias Lohscheidt (Studio Ostrario) · Kyle McLean · Daniel Massey · Claudia Mate · Studio Onformative · Irwin Quemener (clone) · Sebastian Schmieg · Shantilovelight · Daniel Swan · Hugo Scibetta · Daniel Wiklund · Nine E. Yamamoto · Haythem Zakaria
The first BYOB event was first initiated and created by digital artist Rafaël Rozendaal in 2010 in Berlin. BYOB at PLATOON KUNSTHALLE Berlin is organised and curated by Aanisa R. Jama.