Programme

With SDW e.V. (Frieder Blume, Elisabeth Hampe, Anta Helena Recke, Joana Tischkau), Nguyễn Baly and Tara Transitory aka One Man Nation

Residenzen Berlin – Detroit – Berlin

Part of “Detroit – Berlin: One Circle”

MusicPerformance

In preparation of “Detroit-Berlin: One Circle” the artists Joana Tischkau and Anta Helena Recke embark on a research trip to Detroit together with the Berlin sound artist Nguyễn Baly (the trip was supported by the Goethe-Institut and HAU Hebbel am Ufer). Recke and Tischkau focused on Detroit as a city with a black majority und explored the pop-musical historiography that is deeply influenced by Black music and Black music history. Their experiences and research materials complement an evolving archive that was established in collaboration with the artists Elisabeth Hampe and Frieder Blume. This archive focuses on Afro-German folk music (Schlager) as well as on hip hop and pop music from the 1950s on, which are fused by the group into the artistic movement Schwarze Deutsche Welle (SDW). Nguyễn Baly explored Detroit’s landscape of abandoned buildings as a physical representation of one of the many failed scenarios of capitalism. For her live sound-performance, she has teamed up Tara Transitory aka One Man Nation: they explore acoustic atmospheres in performative spaces, asking how they transmit certain moods. The artistic duo is communicating with a modular synthesizer system and investigates the relation between movement and spatial sounds.

The Kotti-Shop did a residence in Detroit aswell.

Cast

By and with: Frieder Blume, Elisabeth Hampe, Anta Helena Recke, Joana Tischkau (SDW. e.V.) und Nguyễn Baly, Tara Transitory aka One Man Nation / Selection: Aenne Quiñones und Sarah Reimann / Dramaturgical Collaboration: Sarah Reimann

Dates

  • Past
    Sat 2.6.2018, 18:00 / HAU3

Credits

Production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer. The artist residencies are funded by the Goethe-Institut and HAU Hebbel am Ufer. Presented as part of “Detroit – Berlin: One Circle”, a festival by HAU Hebbel am Ufer. Supported within the framework of the Alliance of International Production Houses by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media. 

Location

HAU3
Tempelhofer Ufer 10, 10963 Berlin

Access by means of a stairwell (3rd floor). Use of lift possible by prior arrangement.

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