Recent & Upcoming

Panel: Thriving Otherwise: Pandemic, Justice and Sustainability (IBA General Assembly)

December 3, 2020
04/12/2020 14:30 // Sylvie Fortin and Basak Senova are moderating a panel to celebrate the launch of PASS as an online platform during the International Biennial Association General Assembly. Entitled “Thriving Otherwise: Pandemic, Justice and Sustainability”, this panel brings together artist Adam Khalil, theorist Denise Ferreira Da Silva, and architects/curators Andrés Jaque and Marina Otero…

Lecture: “Acts of Resilience” for LVA (Lectures for Future 2020/2021)

November 21, 2020
25/11/2020 16:30 // BOKU (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna) 30 /11/2020 17:00 // TU Wien (Vienna University of Technology) LVA is the interdisciplinary lecture series by the Scientists for Future with the Austrian universities. Remarkably for the last two decades, many artists and scholars produced and demonstrated many works, responding to environmental…

Oliver Ressler in Conversation with Başak Şenova at Kunsthalle Wien

October 29, 2020
10/09/2020 19:00 // In a conversation between Oliver Ressler and Başak Şenova, the two address some of the socio-political aspects of emerging climate movements by reflecting upon Ressler’s practice. The talk evolves around Ressler’s artistic research, practice and methodologies by navigating through the six-part film series Everything’s Coming Together While Everything’s Falling Apart which is on show…

New Publications

PASS, Journal of the International Biennial Association

December 3, 2020
PASS: Journal of the International Biennial Association is online in conjunction to the annual gathering. The editorial board of PASS is Sylvie Fortin (Chief Editor), Anne Barlow, Basak Senova, and Bige Örer. PASS is designed by Studio Gusto. The public program of the International Biennial Association (IBA), PASS was launched in December 2018 as an…

CrossSections. Processing Artistic and Curatorial Research.

October 29, 2020
October 2020 CrossSections. Processing Artistic and Curatorial Research was published as part of the book series of the University of Applied Art Vienna, Edition Angewandte | De Gruyter Verlag in 2020. Edited by Basak Senova, the book is the accumulation of the CrossSections which reflects on “process” with the aim of articulating critical reactions to the political, economic,…

Shadow Optics. Lina Selander.

October 29, 2020
January 2019 Shadow Optics. Lina Selander. In conjunction with the exhibition at Kunst Haus Wien, a book edited by Basak Senova published that discusses the ideological, political, ecological, aesthetic and methodological aspects of the project. The book starts with a preface by Betina Leidl and Verena Kaspar, then continues with essays by Elke Krasny, Björn Norberg,…