Organized around the book presentation Bodies of Evidence (published by Passagen Verlag in 2018), the event will illuminate how the body appears as witness, document, and agent as it moves across borders drawn by vectors of power such as nationhood, sovereignty, and normalcy.
Postcards of a Human Landscape is the title of Akademie Schloss Solitude's fall program which includes exhibitions, film screenings, and a framework program.
Akademie Schloss Solitude cordially invites the public to an interdisciplinary concert and performance evening in the neo-classical Palace Chapel of Solitude.
The Anima Klavierquartett will perform in the barn of the Akademie Schloss Solitude on September 9, 2018, as part of the classical series »Solitude-Konzerte in der Scheune – Junge Interpreten spielen Kammermusik«.
On July 8, 2018 at 11 a.m., as part of the classical series »Solitude-Konzerte in der Scheune – Junge Interpreten spielen Kammermusik« will be performing Quartetto Paganino – the winners of the federal prize »Jugend musiziert 2017«.
On June 25 and 29, 2018, Pose for Me brings German voguing pioneer Georgina Leo Melody to Akademie Schloss Solitude to offer workshops and engage in discussions about the past, present, and future of voguing. Together with Shaka McGlotten she introduces this expressive, empowering dance form that has helped members of Black and Latinx LGBTQ communities to make a home for themselves in often hostile worlds.
Highlight of the year: Summer Feast of the Akademie Schloss Solitude. The Akademie Schloss Solitude cordially invites you to the annual Summer Feast around the Japanese temple underneath the lime tree of the Akademie.
Come and join us in the Hospitalkirche Stuttgart, on June 20, 2018 at 7 pm at a concert night which is promising an exciting insight into the work of the young composition scene arranged by the current Akademie fellow James Rushford and his musician partner Manuel Lima.
Anthony Pateras and Jérôme Noetinger have been performing as a duo for over a decade now. For their collaboration at Akademie Schloss Solitude's Guibal-Saal, the duo will record multiple layers of piano onto three Revox tape machines. The final quadraphonic concert takes place on June 15, 2018, at 7 p.m.
The Iranian filmmaker Shirin Barghnavard's documentary portrait Poets of Life tells the story of Shirin Parsi – rice farmer, environmentalist, and activist. On June 13, 2018, at 8 p.m., Akademie Schloss Solitude and Merz Akademie are cordially inviting you to a screening of the film, followed by a panel discussion. Free admission.
The Symposium Rethinking Affordance explores the critical significance of »affordance« in digital contexts and areas including media art, media theory, film, art history, and cultural theory.
At the Anniversary Festival, »Robert Schumann und sein Freundeskreis«, three concerts will be performed in the barn of the academy with works by Schumann himself as well as those with whom he was particularly closely associated.
Explore two solo exhibitions by Devin Jernigan and Enoch Cheng as well as Rethinking Affordance, an exhibition curated by Ashley Scarlett und Martin Zeilinger.
On April 25th, 2018 the Australian trio North of North will start its European concert tour at Akademie Schloss Solitude. Further concerts take place in Nuremberg/Germany, Naples/Italy, Bergen/Norway, Geneva/Switzerland and in Austria.