Between Fetish and Art: Is sculpture transcultural, global, universal?

A conference in Essen and Bochum on January 13th-15th: Between Fetish and Art: Is sculpture transcultural, global, universal?

Talks include:

  • Sylvester Okwunodu Ogbechie, “Transcultural Interpretation and the Production of Alterity: Photography, Materiality and Mediation in the Making of African Art”
  • Kitty Zijlmans, “The Unwanted Land Revisted. Towards a Transcultural Art History: The Input from Contemporary Art”
  • Thomas Reinhardt, “Fixing Shadows: Photography Beyond the Indexical”
  • Angela Stercken, “[Arte]Fact, Object, Image. Jean-Michel Basquiat‘s Archives”