The Professor at the University of the Arts, Berlin and Creative Head of ART+COM, is convinced that after having spent nearly 20 years in front of our computers on our own, looking for information in the virtual space of the internet, we now desire to experience information shared and more physically in public spaces (museums, exhibitions, etc.). But knowing about the qualities of digital media, we expect them in these narrative environments, too.
German born Sauter will give an overview of his works merging digital media and real space.
All our talks are for free (whether you are a member or not), held in english, at the auditorium of the MUDAM (the "Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean") in Luxembourg.
Monobloc tells the story of the best-selling piece of furniture of all time. Estimates claim there are a billion of these cheap plastic chairs in use all over the world. This unassuming chair threatens our environment and good taste but is indispensable for millions of people to whom a chair is a chair and nothing more. This is the tale of an object viewed through a critical eye on globalisation - a story that spans functionality and beauty, capitalism and sharing, consumption and recycling.