Womxn in Motion

The making and unmaking of the world through movement and movements

Master symposium
7 – 8 October 2020 (opent to the public*)

Kat Anderson, Barbara Casavecchia, Mayra A. Rodríguez Castro, Pan Daijing, Dorota Gawęda and Eglė Kulbokaitė, Ingela Ihrman, Pauline Curnier Jardin, Bhanu Kapil, Lynne Kouassi, Isabel Lewis, Tessa Mars, Sonia Fernández Pan, Sadie Plant, Martina-Sofie Wildberger

Moderated by Quinn Latimer and Chus Martínez
Research Assistant: Alice Wilke



«Next Generation»
Graduation Exhibition Bachelor and Master Art Institute HGK FHNW
Kunsthaus Baselland

→ videodocumentation of the exhibition and interviews with the artists



Claudia Comte, Charlotte Herzig, Kaspar Ludwig & Ambra Viviani, Katrin Niedermeier, Gil Pellaton

Curated by Chus Martinez
Curatorial assistance Albertine Kopp

23 August – 11 October 2020
Tarmak22, Gstaad-Saanen Airport


Corona Kino

An online film platform

Corona Kino has been specially created to host two clusters of films: Managing Life and Ocean Nature. The contributions of Managing Life are about life and were filmed and produced primarily by students as well as alumnae and alumni of the Art Institute. Ocean Nature is a series of new commissions about the ocean produced by TBA21–Academy.


Promise No Promises

A podcasts series by the Art Institute and Instituto Susch / Art Stations Foundation CH

Promise No Promises! now continues with a special Feminism Under Corona chapter with ten new episodes from conversations between Sonia Fernández Pan and guests from different artistic disciplines and areas of research and life practice.


Phenomenal Ocean

A podcast series by the Art Institute and TBA21–Academy.

The podcast represents an opportunity to look at our very recent past, but also to come closer to the idea of a shared public life.

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How to introduce an institute of art? This is probably the most difficult task for a place that is many things: an institution, with norms and rules, and a community with idiosyncrasies and moods…

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On Thursdays during the semester at 5.30 pm

Art Taaalkssss is a series of open lectures and discursive events curated by Elise Lammer.


The Womxn’s Factor

The Womxn’s Center for Excellency is a think tank tasked to asses, develop, and propose new social languages and methods to understand the role of women in the arts, culture, science and technology, as well as in all knowledge areas that are entangled with the field of culture today.


Art Is Ocean

The series Art Is Ocean initiates our collaboration with TBA21–Academy, a foundation committed to creating opportunities for artists and scientists to develop a new way of thinking about the seas, as well as a space inside education and art to address crucial questions on the future of life.