How are motherhood and mother love related? In which forms do they appear among us, how do we practice them and where does the practice come from? Jasmin Schädler investigated motherhood and motherlove over the last six months and is now opening her findings to the public.
David Greigs Eine Sommernacht (A summer night) is an ironic and unconventional play with music by Gordon McIntyre.
A joint production between Akademie Schloss Solitude and Württembergische Landesbühne Esslingen.
The perfomance by Solitude fellows Cássio Diniz Santiago and Till Wyler von Ballmoos will be about encounters and farewells. After the one-hour performance there will be a public talk with the artists.
From November 18 until December 18, 2016 the works of the fellows Kai Linke and Ivana Ivković can be seen. In addition, the Akademie Schloss Solitude is also contributing to the anniversary of the exhibition series Retour de Paris by showing works from Rolf Schneider and Laura Bernhardt, both former fellows of the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris.
On December 16 and 17, 2016 guided tours through the exhibitions are offered at 6 pm. The tour on December 17 will be guided by Akademie director Jean-Baptiste Joly.
The artist Li Lorian deals with the mother tongue of refugees and analyzes how different, foreign influences change the language.
The artists G Douglas Barrett and Leigh Claire La Berge explore the relationship between affect and the economy by using musical metaphors.
Departing from two points – the effect of mass media on the perception and purpose of love and its operation in the matchmaking world, the performance is questioning how love operates in today’s life economy. What are the processes through which emotions are made a commodity?
For four weeks the »Hirschgang« – a corridor and space in transit by itself, turns into a possibility for meetings and exchange. The tables and seats, the walls, the computer and an e-mail address are an invitation to start a conversation.
On Thursday, October 15, 2015, at 7 p.m., Solitude fellow Dragana Bulut presents her performance-auction PASS IT ON at Theater Rampe.
On Thursday, October 1, 2015, the festival Wordrrrun / Rečotrrrč starts with numerous events including discussions, workshops, performances, performative readings, picnics, music programs and parties in Belgrade’s various open and closed spaces.
Based on her new theatertext »UN-ENTITLED«, Deborah Asiimwe develops a FreiSpiel on topics like home and alien, growing up and becoming an adult, role models and expectations.
The Arab Spring, which started four years ago in Tunisia, has had unexpected consequences on the lives of the Tunisians, as the newly gained freedom demands its tribute. Nothing is as it was before the revolution (ZAMANE), also for the couple dancing on stage.
On Thursday, March 19, Akademie Schloss Solitude opened the second series of exhibitions in 2015. Works of current fellows in the disciplines literature, design, music/sound, lighting engineering and performing arts will be presented. With a bookpresentation by Bill Dietz and a performance by Nestór García Díaz und Cyriaque Villemaux at the night of the opening.
On February 21, R. Armstrong's performance series starts at Akademie Schloss Solitude. The artist will be doing a series of readings from the trial document of Jeanne D'Arc, as part of the piece The Said Woman in the group show Around Analogies. Readings will occur at 2 p.m. on February 21, 22, 24, 27, and March 1.
On Thursday, January 15, Akademie Schloss Solitude opened the first exhibitions in 2015 with works by current fellows in the fields of music, visual arts, design, and literature.
From August 2 to August 12, 2014 the »Africa in Solitude« fellows are guests and perform at the Osthang Project Darmstadt and at the International Summer Courses for New Music Darmstadt. Within the frame of the OPEN-SPACE program they set up a program for a whole day on August 10, 2014 with a reading and performances to present current projects – also in cooperation with other fellows from Akademie Schloss Solitude.