Talk

• Sat 21 09 2019 / 7–8 pm •
MEMORY LAB #7 Performing the Archive


With JASMINA ALIŠIĆ, LEJLA PARATUŠIĆ and BELIT SAĞ
Moderated by AURORA RODONÒ

In connection with her new video installation In the Absence of THE MOTHER OF THE L., which raises questions about the processes of transnational migration, artist belit sağ will speak about her artistic approaches. With project participants Jasmina Ališić and Lejla Paratušić, members of ‘Gazi Husrevbeg’ the Bosnian Islamic Cultural Community, the responsibilities and challenges of a collective and living remembrance work in the context of family archives will be discussed in conversation with Aurora Rodonò.

On the site of the installation in the inner courtyard of the cultural community this final edition of the Memory Lab – Laboratory for Collective Memory Practices will merge the explicit discursive and performative approaches of the event series.


Free admission
Languages: English | German
With whispered translation into Bosnian
Venue: Bosnisch Islamische Kulturgemeinschaft 'Gazi Husrevbeg' e.V.,
Vogelsanger Straße 210, 50825 Cologne

An Akademie der Künste der Welt (Academy of the World of the Arts) event series in cooperation with DOMiD – Dokumentationszentrum und Museum über die Migration Deutschland e.V. (Documentation Center and Museum on Migration in Germany).

Funded by the Federal Agency for Civic Education/bpb.

In the Absence of THE MOTHER OF THE L. is a production of Akademie der Künste der Welt (Academy of the Arts of the World) in cooperation with CityLeaks Urban Art-Festival.