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1st of April - 30th. of April 2014

Bjørn and Ho Berit From Karlsøy Prestegaard


with christiania artist bjarne rihave

Art Exhibition in Gallopperiet April 05th – April 30. 2014
Opening hours Tuesday – Sunday, 2 PM– 7 PM
Karlsoy_plakat1

Opening show 5th April 3 PM - 8 PM
Norwegian – Danish Artproject
Bjørn and Berit From Karlsoy Prestegaard in Northern Norway

Gallopperiet - Art in Christiania
Ho Berit WWW
Bjørn Elvenes and the Blue Town
Bjarne Rihave

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4th of March - 30th of March 2014

Amanda Winter


Amanda is a PhD candidate at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary. Her research focuses on contestations of consumer culture in ‘green’ cities, particularly how sustainable living is defined and practiced in different institutions in Copenhagen and what this means for environmental sustainability. Given Christiania’s role as an eco-village and a community where one can live in an alternative way, Amanda is interested in what Christianitters think about the idea of sustainable lifestyles.

If you would like to get involved in this project, please feel free to contact her at:
winter_amanda@ceu-budapest.edu

She will be living in the CRIR house from 4-30 March 2014, and will be in Copenhagen through the end of May.
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Have a nice day!

Amanda

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1st of January - 31st. of January 2014

Kara Schultz

Kære Christianitter!
Jeg hedder Kara og jeg er januars Christiania Research in Residency og jeg bore her i Christiania (på mælkebøtten). Jeg studere anthropologi og så jeg skal laver feltarbejde her i dejlig Christiania til min tese.
Jeg kommer fra USA og Canada men kollektivt jeg har boet i Danmark i et år og et halvt så kan godt snakker nogle dansk. Jeg vil gerne snakke med lidt ældre (60+) mennesker fordi det er mit fokus.
Men vil også meget gerne snakke og hygge med alle forskellig folk her i Christiania.
Lige send mig en email så vi må laver en aftale om nogle. Glæder mig virkelig meget til at møde nogle af jer!
Hils,
Kara Schultz
email: ks2771@bard.edu

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Giacomo Turci

December 2013

Helena, Luna and Giacomo are anthropology students who enjoyed Erasmus project during 2013-14 academic year in Copenhagen, studying at the University of Copenhagen.
They carried on a fieldwork in Christiania between October and Dicember, 2013.They studied Christianites' lives (in particular, talking with people in their twenties) considering normalization and Christiania's particular model of consensus democracy after the 2011 pact with Danish government.
Despite they were not CRIR guests, they worked with E. Warburg and with then-CRIR guest, Andrea Liu.
The result of their work is the paper you can read here.

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4th of November - 5th of December 2013

Andrea Liu

THE NAXAL BELT IN CHRISTIANIA

The Production of Neoliberal Spatiality

Following the crackdown on Christiania from the Anders Fogh Rasmussen regime in 2003 and increasing pressure to disembowel Christiania of its core principles through privatization of collectively owned buildings, my research at CRIR looks at how we can use the Normalization push on Christiania to look at how government is performed through the Foucauldian tripartite of sovereign, disciplinary and regulatory power as suggested by Hakan Thorn in Space for Urban Alternatives? Christiania 1971-2011. Sovereign power can be characterized as state-sanctioned violence, police, display of power as spectacle; disciplinary power as a more subtle, insidious microphysics of power and dispersed quotidian techniques of control on an individual and his/her body; regulatory power as biopolitics or a macro-technology of power of managing people as a group to make possible the control of entire populations.

Is there a difference between normalization and legalization, with the former being more malevolent than the latter? I am interested in un-packing the polemical tension surrounding Christiania since the normalization push. What are the rhetorical strategies employed by Christiania-ites vs. the Danish state to represent and depict Christiania differently (i.e. regarding its supposed “openness” or “closedness”, its relationship to the rest of Copenhagen) in written documents (i.e. the Christiania Guide, The Christiania Area’s Future: Master Plan and Action Plan) in order to make the case for or against Normalization? How does the state attempt to territorially stigmatize Christiania, and how does Christiania resist allowing the state to define the terms in which Christiania will be depicted in order to “tip the scales” in favor of normalization?

This project will culminate in a discussion in collaboration with University of Copenhagen/Erasmus Project students and artists from ZK/U-Berlin (Center for Art and Urbanistics).

CHRISTIANIA AND THE PRODUCTION OF NEOLIBERAL SPATIALITY (Full Project Description)

KEYWORDS: Neoliberal Spatiality/ Neoliberal Imaginary/ Redlining /Blockbusting/ Territorial Stigmatization/ Space Wars/Aesthetics of Tactical Formlessness/ Critical Publicness/Critical Urban Theory/Neoliberalism as Creative Destruction/Accumulation by Dispossession (David Harvey)/ Temporary Autonomous Zone (Hakim Bey)

Andrea Liu is a New York city-based visual art, dance and cultural critic who just completed two artist residencies in Berlin (ZK/U and Culturia). She was founder of the temporary gallery The Naxal Belt in Brooklyn, NY.  

http://replaceandrea.blogspot.com
http://naxalbelt.blogspot.com
www.zku-berlin.org

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1st October - 19th of October 2013

Rod Northcutt


Assistant Professor of Sculpture
Department of Art, School of Creative Arts
Miami University Ohio, USA

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5th of September 2013

Eva Christensen


Kollektiv historiefortælling


New .phD on Christiania's decisionmaking on it's way from Roskilde University Centre.
ph.d.-afhandling ”Kollektiv historiefortælling – Historiebrug og stedsidentitet i et usædvanligt boligområde” er nu blevet indstillet til forsvar ved Institut for Kultur og Identitet, Roskilde Universitet

TID: Fredag d. 25. oktober kl. 13-16
STED: RUC, auditoriet i bygning 46.
Bedømmelsesudvalget er: Professor Bernard Eric Jensen, DPU, adjungeret professor RUC (formand) Professor Anna-Malin Karlsson, Uppsala Universitet Lektor Dennis Day, Syddansk Universitet
Læs abstract her
OBS: Kom i god tid, da dørene lukkes præcist kl. 13.
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1st September - 30th of September 2013

Gängeviertel

Rita Kohel, Judith Stryczek, Carsten Rabe, Till E.T. Haupt, Michael Ziehl, Jessica Leinen, Simon Riemer, Björn Schmidt, Tona, Nils Kasiske, Franziska Holz, Minigolfmadness, Juliane Kruppke, Franziska Schillig, Hamburger Kino, Urban Ätsch

Gängeviertel at Gallopperiet

Visit and exhibition at Gallopperiet in Christiania from artists from the 12 houses in Hamburg centre that were occupied in 2009.

Link: http://www.gallopperiet.dk

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16ht - 31th of August 2013

Andrés Senra



During March 2013 I was working in the videoart for alter Christiania, interviewing people and recording videos of the place, the houses and details.
It was a very productive work and I have found all the facilities to do it, people was always available and they were really nice, giving all kind of answers to my questions. I´m really happy with all the material I have.
My next step was to edit this material and now I´m working in Christiania again in the drawings and the translation of the documentary material in order to create a wider work with the goals I¨ve proposed for the residency.
For the new residents who don´t know about my project the drawings will be portraits of people, architecture and graphics of experiences in order to build an emotional map, where interrelation, life, dreams and organizational structures of Christiania and alter-Christiania are related, I´m also painting some watercolour of fictional landscapes in the way of utopian literature has imagined the ideal city.
The work will be exhibited in Spain at the end of this year in a contemporary art center of Madrid
http://www.intermediae.es

http://www.andressenra.com/

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22nd. of July - 16th of August 2013

Ana Pérez lopez


I come from a country where politicians have sold the soul of all the Spanish mainly to Germany. Where the youth is screaming for a change, or having to leave the country because there are no jobs. Where “crisis” appears in every conversation and the cuts in health care and education are overshadowed by the corruption of those who hold the scissors. We are in a non-returning point, but we are scared to push that fence.
Therefore I will make art piece showing the living conditions of Christiania. A series of Interactive art pieces that explore what really makes Christiania different. They will be presented as posters with QR codes that link to videos that show the special corners of this unique town.

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5th. of June - 21st of July 2013

Tyler Starr

is an artist whose work explores contemporary conundrums and is influenced by the way print media has been used from its very beginnings to impose order on the confusion of human events. Tyler will be researching in Copenhagen archives about the layers of history evident in the city such as the fortifications that framed the cholera outbreak of 1853, Nelson’s naval attack during the Battle of Copenhagen, and the building of Christiania on the foundations of a military base. His artwork will take the form of stenciled images, digital animation and booklets.
He will be offering a workshop for the Christiania community introducing contemporary (practical) approaches to traditional Japanese woodblock printing techniques. He studied the technique for seven years while earning a PhD in Studio Arts at the Tokyo University of the Arts.
He will be in Christiania with his wife (artist Miki Kato-Starr) and son.

http://www.tylerstarr.com
http://www.mikikato-starr.com

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15th. of June - 21st of July 2013

Tyler Starr

is an artist whose work explores contemporary conundrums and is influenced by the way print media has been used from its very beginnings to impose order on the confusion of human events. Tyler will be researching in Copenhagen archives about the layers of history evident in the city such as the fortifications that framed the cholera outbreak of 1853, Nelson’s naval attack during the Battle of Copenhagen, and the building of Christiania on the foundations of a military base. His artwork will take the form of stenciled images, digital animation and booklets.
He will be offering a workshop for the Christiania community introducing contemporary (practical) approaches to traditional Japanese woodblock printing techniques. He studied the technique for seven years while earning a PhD in Studio Arts at the Tokyo University of the Arts.
He will be in Christiania with his wife (artist Miki Kato-Starr) and son.

http://www.tylerstarr.com
http://www.mikikato-starr.com

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26th. of May - 8th of June 2013

Marius Abramavicius Neboisia

Marius Neboisia in process of CRIR painting

Uzupiz-Christiania-Hirvitalo Caravan Project

Skaidra Jancaite

Tadas surkys

Three partners of the project are the “Uzupio meno inkubatorius“, who represent the art community of Uzupis in Lithuania, “Christiania in Art”, who represent the art community of Christiania and “Hirvitalo”, who represent the art community of Pispala in Finland.
The three communities as well as their representative organisations are famous for their creative works and various artists that reside within them.

We will organize a one week paint workshop in Gallopperiet.
Uzupis artist Marius Neboisia paints the CRIR residence front wall.
During stay in Christiania we will fly huge kites painted by artist from Christiania.
The flying kites will be visible for thousands of Christiania guests and citizens of Copenhagen.
Example photos

Support from Kulturkontakt Nord. Organized by Marius Neboisia, Jesper Boysen and Anette Steinhart

Material concerning the project will be announced in web pages:
www.uchplus.org
www.neboisia.net
kites. Flying dragons
www.dragonflag.net
Gallopperiet. Christiania Art exposition hall

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8th - 27th of April 2013

Christine Schörkhuber, Maria Hera, Patrícia J. Reis:

Mz Baltazar´s Lab. feminist hacker space.

CLICK FOR INFO ON workshops

12.04.13. kl. 15-18. Maria Hera " Ma soer cent tétes!
2 - 3 hours. Place: Christiania, Mælkebøttens Fællesrum

19.04.13. kl. 15-18. Christine Schörkhuber "The beauty of distorsion"
2 - 3 hours. Place: Christiania, Mælkebøttens Fællesrum

26.04.13. kl. 15-18. Patrícia J. Reis "Electronics and Arduino introduction"
2 - 3 hours. Place: Christiania, Mælkebøttens Fællesrum

Baltazar flyer

http://marahera.blogspot.com/
http://masoercenttetes.blogspot.com

Mz. Baltazars´s Laboratory is a feminist hacker space and a artist collective based in Vienna.
It means in general open source, women only, open access.
Non- hierachic teaching and informal learning while subverting capitalistic consume structures with tinkering and empowerment.
Mz Baltazar's Laboratory wants to demystify technology for people socialized as women. In a three days workshop we hack hardware, make noise, build angst-robots and program open source software.
We ask a lot of “stupid” tech questions and develop art projects together.

No one is an expert, no one is only student, we share our equipment and knowledge in order to articulate ourselves through high tech in novel ways.

Mz Baltazar's Laboratory offers women space to make electronics their own and realize interactive art projects.

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1st - 27th of March 2013

Andrés Senra

is an artist from Madrid who works mainly with video, drawings, photography, actions and interventions in public space. His work is about identity and its construction, from a personal and social point of view. He´s also working into other issues such as the need or the failure of utopia. During his stay in CRIR, he will be working on the Project “alter Christiania” (videoart, drawings, photography) refering to how the concept of "Utopia" is understood from each of us. He is interested in the concept of utopia as a goal never reached and therefore as self-critical process that takes into account the perspectives not only of the community but of individuals.
Read an interview about his work and residency in CRIR (in spanish), it´s a well known art media in Spain:

http://www.xtrart.es/2013/03/20/andres-senra-entrevista-por-carlos-delgado-mayordomo/

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18th - 27th of February 2013

New Christiania movie:

 

"More Cooks"

51 min., 2012, made & screened on 16mm. Click to go to Husets Bio

Vises i Husets Biograf tirsdag 19. februar 2013 kl. 20. Billetter 50 kr. i døren.

Screening at the CRIR house in Grønnegade, Mælkebøtten Feb. 24 at 6 PM. (Free)

Shown at "Huset´´ Biograf", Copenhagen, Feb. 19. 2013 at 8 PM. Entrance: DKK 50

British filmmakers Mat Fleming, Deborah Bower and Harriet Plewis from "The Star and Shadow Cinema" in Newcastle to (re)visit Christiania, showing their movie shot in Christiania last year.

 

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1st - 15th of February 2013

Marius Abramavicius Neboisia

Marius Abramavicius Neboisia, an artist from the Republic of Uzupis (a unique republic in the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius) is photographing a cycle of portraits of people of Christiania - of those who live, create and act in Christiania, and those who share the spirit of Christiania. If you are willing to participate in the project and to join the intercommunication between Christiania and Uzupis, you are heartily welcome to contact Marius anytime. Marius is staying here till the 15th of February.

Tel:. +37067788238

http://www.neboisia.net/en/2013/01/23/christiania-portraits/

www.neboisia.net

http://neboisia.net/galerija/

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15th of January 2013

Pia Rönicke

Sound recordings

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