Multimedia

The Multimedia section includes a selection of audio and video archives related with the activities of MoDe(s).

Seminar Looking at the Biennale de Paris from both sides of the Iron Curtain: Case Studies from totalitarian Spain and the Polish People’s Republic. INHA, Paris, 12 June 2018.

Session organized in the framework of the program 1959-1985, au prisme de la Biennale de Paris, with the participation of Agata Pietrasik, Piotr Słodkowski and Paula Barreiro López (> 1h34’30”). Direction and chair: Elitza Dulguerova.

See the seminar’s page

Doctoral workshop Questioning the great divide(s) during the Cold War: a tool box for a transnational history of artUniversitat de Barcelona, 6-7 March 2018

  • Mathilde Arnoux

    Shared Reality: Towards a history of artistic relations between the East and the West during the Cold War

  • Juliane Debeusscher

    Questioning interpretative frames: Central European art’s trajectories and points of fixation, 1971-1981 and beyond.

  • Abdiel Segarra Rios

    Puerto Rican abstraction in front of “National” Art History and its narratives

  • Pablo Santa Olalla

    What is the South-Atlantic Space of Conceptualism?

  • Anita Orzes

    From Venice Biennial to Havana, going through….?

Seminar Crossing the divide ? East European artists at the Paris Biennial. INHA, Paris, 21 November 2017.

Session organized in the framework of the program 1959-1985, au prisme de la Biennale de Paris, with the participation of Klara Kemp Welch and Juliane Debeusscher (MoDe(s)) (> 1h22’30”). Direction: Elitza Dulguerova. Chair: Jérôme Bazin.

See the video – Read the report written by Aurore Buffetault.

Seminar Reinventing art’s faculties : dissident art and and political militancy in the seventies. Facultad de Bellas Artes de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 7 November 2017.

  • Paula Barreiro López

    Mesa 1: (Contra)cartografías de los setenta.

  • Alberto Berzosa

    Mesa 2: Territorios del arte militante.

  • Juan Albarrán

    Mesa 2: Territorios del arte militante.

  • Eduardo Arenillas

    Mesa 3: Arte y militancia en el los años 70s.

  • Marisa González

    Mesa 3: Arte y militancia en el los años 70s.

IV International Meeting on Digital Art History and Artistic Culture. El Museo Ruso, Málaga, 15 to 17 December 2016.

Watch the session Digital Methodologies and Epistemological Transformations in Art-Historical Scholarship, including the presentation “Exploring Digital Resources to Map Art, Counterculture and Politics During the Cold War” (Paula Barreiro López and Juliane Debeusscher for MoDe(s)). Part 1Part 2.

Seminar Canon(s) in dispute: The narratives of modernity and their conflicts. Universidad de Barcelona, 23 November 2016.

  • Clare Carolin

    Women, War and the Transformation of Britain: Linda Kitson and the Falklands Conflict.

  • Laura Mercader

    El canon es política sexual. Diferenciando la diferencia para escribir sobre arte

  • Julián Díaz Sánchez

    Resistencia de la pintura. Años 70

  • Juan Albarrán

    Un lugar para los nuevos comportamientos

International  Colloquium in Geohumanities. Closing circles, opening horizons. Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 20 October 2016.

  • Juliane Debeusscher y Pablo Santa Olalla

    MoDe(s): Applying GIS technologies for understanding modernity in the arts during the Cold War

Doctoral seminar Cold Atlantic. Cultural War, Dissident Artistic Practices, Networks and Contact Zones at the Time of the Iron Curtain. Universitat de Barcelona, 8 September 2016.

  • Mark Nash

    Things Fall Apart. Conferencia de apertura del seminario

International Conference Cold Atlantic. Cultural War, Dissident Artistic Practices, Networks and Contact Zones at the Time of the Iron Curtain. Museo Reina Sofía, Madrid, 5-7 September 2016.

Listen to the podcast about the Conference, with the participation of Paula Barreiro López,Fabiola Martínez, Andrea Giunta and Jonathan Harris.

Access to the full list of audio records here

Congreso Internacional Retos del Arte Global: Hacia una “Ecologia de los Saberes”. Universidad de Barcelona/MACBA, Barcelona, 28-29 Abril 2016.

Access to the full list of videos here

Watch the keynote lectures: Klara Kemp-Welch (The Courtauld Institute of Art, London), Béatrice Joyeux-Prunel (École Normale Supérieure, Paris), Maria Hlavajova (Basis Voor Aktuele Kunst, Utrecht).

International Conference Global Art Challenges: Towards an “Ecology of Knowledges”. University of Barcelona / MACBA, Barcelona, 28-29 April 2016.

Escuchar el podcast dedicado a la Conferencia, con la participación de Paula Barreiro López,Fabiola Martínez, Andrea Giunta y Jonathan Harris.

Acceso a la lista completa de grabaciones audio aquí

Seminar Diverging Gazes: Art, Politics, Coloniality and their Transnational Networks. La Casa Encendida, Madrid, 8 April 2016.

  • Julián Díaz Sánchez

    Arte y guerra fría. Cuestiones de método.

  • Inés Plasencia

    Pertenencia y ciudadanía en la fotografía de Guinea Ecuatorial: aspiraciones poscoloniales del archivo colonial.

  • Pablo Santaolalla

    Conceptualismos transatlánticos: España, Latinoamérica, y el desplazamiento hacia los Estados Unidos, 1972-1989.

  • Juliane Debeusscher

    Creando espacios de aparición: la cultura no oficial en Europa Central vista a través de las redes y prácticas de comunicación transnacionales tras el Telón de Acero, 1970-1989.

Seminar Politics of the (non-)image. Photography and Political Violence. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and Museo Reina Sofía, Madrid, 10-11 December 2015.

  • Inés Plasencia

    Katar san? Identidades transnacionales y memoria del pueblo gitano en Europa tras la Segunda Guerra Mundial.

  • Suset Sánchez

    Vidas que una cámara no retrató: La trastienda poscolonial de la Guerra Fría y la reconstrucción de la memoria de la intervención de Cuba en la guerra angolano-sudafricana.

  • Simon Njami

    Freedom Fighters (en francés, preguntas y respuestas en castellano/francés).

Debate – Colonialism, Coloniality and Visual Sovereignties. ELISAVA, Barcelona, 18 November 2015.

Participants: María Ruido, Paula Barreiro López, Olga Fernández López, Jonathan Harris, Taller de Ficció del Poble Sec.(in Spanish language)

Watch the video here.

Seminar Descentralized Modernities. Artistic practices and models of political resistance between the Atlantic and the Pacific from the Cold War to Globalization. Universidad de Barcelona, 18 November 2015.

  • Jonathan Harris

    From Cold War Modernity to postcolonial Contemporaneity: Joseph Beuys, Yoko Ono and technologies of democratic resistance in South Korean art since the 1990s.

  • Fabiola Martínez

    No hay mas ruta que la nuestra: Art, politics, and identity in Mexico during the 1950s.

  • Paula Barreiro López

    Modern Art and the “Third World”: Globalising the Cultural Guerrilla in revolutionary Cuba.

  • Jaime Vindel

    Shards of an artistic-political experience: impacts of Tucumán Arde in the international art context in the early 1970s.

  • Laia Manonelles

    Dissidence as a product or as a critical device. Experimental art in China.