10Feb 2020-28Feb 2020
16:58 - 17:01

Rheinsprung 11

26.-27. Februar 2020: Tagung "Forgetting the Scissors. Histories of Cutting and Other Discontinuous Practices From Analog Past to Digital Present"

Conference at eikones: Center for the Theory and History of the Image, Universität Basel eikones Forum, Rheinsprung 11, 4051 Basel

Mittwoch, 26.2.2020

14.00h – Welcome: Ralph Ubl (Universität Basel/eikones)
Introduction: Philipp Ekardt (Universität Basel/eikones)

Chair: Nancy Thebaut (Universität Basel/eikones)
14.30h – Catriona MacLeod (University of Chicago): Remembering the Scissors. Cutting Matters in the 19th Century.
15.30h – Malika Maskarinec (Universität Basel/eikones): The Truth of the Scissors. Berlin Alexanderplatz and its Legacy.
16.30h – Coffee
17.00h – Tessa Paneth-Pollak (Michigan State University): Bordered Organisms: Hans Arp’s wood reliefs and other modernist cut-outs.
18.00h – Apero

Donnerstag, 27.2.2020
09.30h – Coffee

Chair: Simon Vagts (Universität Basel)
10.00h – Gertrud Koch (Brown University/Freie Universität Berlin): Warten auf den Schnitt - Zur Ästhetik der langen Einstellung.
11.00h – Philipp Ekardt (Universität Basel/eikones): Cutting a “Rock”, Skirting a Film. Digital Production and Analog Prehistory in an Étude by Tom Tykwer and a Project by Alexander Kluge.
12.00h – Lunchbreak

Chair: Hannes Bajohr (Universität Basel)
14.00h – Florian Cramer (Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam): Cut-and-paste in zine making, and its mutations from 1930 to 2020.
15.00h – Coffee
16.00h – Markus Krajewski (Universität Basel): Batch Processing. Textual composition, digital/analogue.
17.00h – Leif Weatherby (New York University): Is the Digital a Medium?
18.00h – END

The event is sponsored by eikones, the NOMIS Foundation and the Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft Basel. Concept and organization: Philipp Ekardt, NOMIS Fellow, philipp.ekardt@unibas.ch

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