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Program

In this website's program you can find a wide range of articles on the topic of "Culture and Sustainability" from the fields of art, culture and science. Listen to the discussions, encounter art in the virtual 3D gallery and visit the media library, where you will find various contributions from Germany and other European countries.

November

Klima-Allianz Deutschland Online, Partner of the Genshagen Foundation, speaker: Kübra Gümüşay, author and publicist, Imeh Ituen, social scientist and climate activist, Martin Ladach, project manager at the Bergwaldprojekt, Zohra Mojaddedi, Grüne Hamburg

Interview with Esra Küçük and Prof. Harald Welzer: "Art and culture on the road to sustainable development?

Past events

October

15.10.2020, 14:00

Opening discussion with Prof. Sabine Kunst, President of the Humboldt University of Berlin, Prof. Christoph Schneider, Institute of Geography Humboldt University Berlin, Prof. Szymon Malinowski, Geophysicist at the University of Warsaw, Dr. Frank Raddatz, director of the Theater of the Anthropocene. Moderation: Dr. Tanja Busse.

15.10.2020, 14:00

Following the opening discussion, the video presentation "Requiem for a Forest" ("Requiem für einen Wald") by the Theatre of the Anthropocene has been shown.

29.10.2020, 17:00–18:00

Meet Tomasz Padło in person at the presentation of his photographs from the series "Greetings from Kazakhstan". Learn about the background of his exciting photo project and talk to him personally in the virtual 3D Hub-Gallery. Through his photographs Tomasz Padło wants to draw attention...

30.10.2020, 18:00

speaker

Cyril Dion: How did the project for a Citizen's Climate Convention come about? / Comment est né le projet d’une Convention Citoyenne pour le Climat ?

November

03.11.2020, 17:00–18:00

The "Embassy of Trees" was founded in 2018 by the artist Ellen Bornkessel in order to give nature a voice. During the meeting in the virtual 3D Hub-Gallery the artist talks about her inspirations. Nature is pushed out of our environment, we are experiencing a...

06.11.2020, 18:00

Bernhard König, Trimum e.V.: Interview with Prof. Christine Dettmann and Prof. Gerrit Lohmann „Music and Climate Change: Endangered Music Cultures“

18.11.2020, 15:00–16:00

artist

The Projekt DEFOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOREST is an online artwork that displays the amount of trees needed to absorb the amount of CO2 generated by all visits to google.com per second. Learn more about this project in the personal encounter with the artist.   To the guided tour...

18.11.2020, 18:00

Literature discussion with Kathrin Röggla and Cécile Wajsbrot: "Literature's mission and literature's voice concerning sustainability".

24.11.2020, 18:00–19:30

Discussion with Lucy Latham, Julie’s Bicycle, Nicole Loeser, Institute for Art and Innovation e.V. and Jonathan Ramsey, director of the film „It’s Okay to Panic“. Opening remarks: Dr. Angelika Eder, Managing Director, Genshagen Foundation. Moderator: Theresa Leisgang, The Pulse of the Earth.

26.11.2020, 18:00

Discussion with Jan Jaap Knol of the Boekman Foundation, and Norbert Sievers of the Kulturpolitische Gesellschaft e.V.: "Cultural Policy and the question of Sustainability"