Monday, 31 Oct
Film and Talk

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States "Goethe-Institut Damascus | In Exile"

Syrian film evening in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut.

Documentary film Haunted by Liwaa Yazji, Syria 2014, 112 min., Arabic with English subtitles.

Followed by a Q&A with the director. Presentation: Irit Neidhardt. In English language.

€ 6/4

in_visible © photo: Neda Navaee
Sunday, 30 Oct
Dance Performance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States bodytext / in_visible

Iranian-German dance production / Iraqi-German Lecture Performance with Ashkan Afsharian, Kaveh Ghaemi, Elahe Moonesi / Modjgan Hashemian, Aya Mansour, Labwa Saleh
Arabic with English surtitles

Followed by discussion of "in_visible"
In English language

€ 15/10

The tanzcard is valid.

Sunday, 30 Oct
Lecture

12 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubraum

Uncertain States - DISKURSE Michael Lüders: "Nahostverwirrungen"

Lecture: Michael Lüders, Political scientist, Islam expert

In German language

In cooperation with the German Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb)

Free admission

bodytext © photo: Neda Navaee
Saturday, 29 Oct
Dance Performance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States bodytext / in_visible

Iranian-German dance production / Iraqi-German Lecture Performance with Ashkan Afsharian, Kaveh Ghaemi, Elahe Moonesi / Modjgan Hashemian, Aya Mansour, Labwa Saleh
Arabic with English surtitles

Followed by discussion of "bodytext"
In English language

€ 15/10

The tanzcard is valid.

Friday, 28 Oct
Artist Talk

4 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States – Affective Societies Zones of Conflict and Pain:
Online Media Witnessing and Its Affective Dynamics

Discussion between artist Reza Aramesh and art historian Kerstin Schankweiler

In English language

As part of the lecture series “Emotions and their Effects. Affective Dynamics of Flight and Migration”, a cooperation between the Akademie der Künste and the Collaborative Research Center “Affective Societies” at FU Berlin

Admission with exhibition ticket (€ 8/5)

Further dates:
11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec, 6 Jan and 13 Jan, 4 – 6:30 pm

27 Oct – 12 Jan
Discussion

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States FLAX Foreign Local Artistic Xchange. Pop-Up-Office.

Thu, 3–6 pm (27 Oct, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 5 Jan, 12 Jan)

In German, English and Arabic language

Admission with exhibition ticket

Wednesday, 26 Oct
Theatre Performance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States Atlas Project / Strefa WolnoSłowa:
"I have drawn more than you can see here"

Staged by Alicja Borkowska with a multigenerational ensemble of migrants from Warsaw

Polish with English surtitles

€ 10/8

Wednesday, 26 Oct
Discussion

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States Poetry Jazz: Wax and Gold

Lecture Demonstration / Panel from Addis Abeba (Ethiopia) with Olafur Eliasson, Robel Temesgen, Rike Scheffler, Clara Jo and Christina Werner

In German and English language

€ 5/3

Cantieri Meticci: "Acrobats ... or the art of escape", Performance in Warsaw. Photo © Łukasz Kupka/Strefa WolnoSłowa
Tuesday, 25 Oct
Theatre Performance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States Atlas Project / Cantieri Meticci: "Acrobats ...or the art of escape"

Staged by Pietro Floridia with a migrant ensemble from Bologna (It/EnS)

€ 10/8

Tuesday, 25 Oct
Discussion

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States European History Atlas Under Construction

Discussion with Alicja Borkowska (director Strefa WolnoSłowa, Warsaw), Joanna Krawczyk (Evens Foundation), Pietro Floridia (director Cantieri Meticci, Bologna)

In English language

Free admission

Sunday, 23 Oct
Film and Talk

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States "Goethe-Institut Damascus | In Exile"

Syrian film evening in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut.

As If We Were Catching a Cobra by Hala Alabdalla, United Arab Emirates/Syria/France 2012, 122 min., Arabic with English subtitles.

Followed by film discussion with Hala Alabdalla. Presentation: Fadi Abdelnour. In Arabic with German translation.

€ 6/4

Sunday, 23 Oct
Lecture

12 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubraum

Uncertain States - DISKURSE Katharina Lumpp: "Forced Displacement as a Challenge for Global Responsibility-Sharing"

Lecture: Katharina Lumpp, Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner of Refugees for Germany

In English language

In cooperation with the German Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb)

Free admission

Lassaad Jamoussi, photo: Mashid Mohadjerin
Saturday, 22 Oct
Theatre Performance and Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States Meriam Bousselmi
"Was der Diktator nicht gesagt hat"

Theatre monologue from Tunisia with Lassaad Jamoussi (French with German surtitles)

Followed by discussion (in English language)

€ 15/10

Wednesday, 19 Oct
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studiofoyer

Uncertain States EM4 | Berliner Studios für elektroakustische Musik

Works by Vinko Globokar, Georg Katzer, Luigi Nono, Helmut Zapf

Elektroakustisches Studio of the Akademie der Künste and Phoenix16

€ 7/5

19 – 23 Oct
Discussion

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States FLAX Foreign Local Artistic Xchange. Pop-Up-Office.

Wed–Sun, 3–6 pm

Further dates: 27 Oct, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 5 Jan, 12 Jan (Thu, 3–6 pm)

In German, English and Arabic language

Admission with exhibition ticket

Tuesday, 18 Oct
Concert

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States Mazzaj Rap Band

Syrian Classic Rap concert with Mohammad Abu Hajar, Ahmad Niou, Matteo Di Santis, Alaa Zaitounah and Zaher Alkaei

In Arabic and English language

Free admission

Tuesday, 18 Oct
Performance, Lecture, Panel

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States

Lecture Demonstration: Tanzcompagnie Rubato. Discussion with Horst Bredekamp, Arkadi Zaides and Mohammad Abu Hajar.
Presentation: Johannes Odenthal.

In English language

Free admission

Sunday, 16 Oct
Performance

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States Wir sind alle im Exil

Artist Talk: Norman Manea and Volker Koepp with Michael Krüger

With film clips from Volker Koepp's "Dieses Jahr in Czernowitz", Germany, 2004

In German language

€ 6/4

Sunday, 16 Oct
Lecture

12 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubraum

Uncertain States - DISKURSE Jochen Oltmer: "Migration und Flucht: Die Vergangenheit der Gegenwart"

Lecture: Jochen Oltmer, Migration Expert, Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies (IMIS)

In German language

In cooperation with the German Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb)

Free admission

Photo: Zhadan i Sobaky
Saturday, 15 Oct
Concert

9 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studiofoyer

Uncertain States Zhadan i Sobaky
feat. Yuriy Gurzhy (RotFront)

Ska punk from Ukraine: Concert with Stanislav Bronishevsky, Vitalii Bronishevsky, Artem Dmytrychenkov, Sergii Kulaienko, Andrii Pyvovarov, Oleksandr Merenchuk, Ievgen Turchinov, Serhij Zhadan and as Berlin guest Yuriy Gurzhy (RotFront)

€ 10/8

Serhiy Zhadan. Photo © private
Saturday, 15 Oct
Book Presentation and Discussion

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States Serhiy Zhadan
"Warum ich nicht im Netz bin" (Why I am not in the net)

Book release and discussion with Ukrainian writer Serhiy Zhadan and Ingo Schulze

In German language

€ 5/3

15 Oct – 15 Jan
Presentation

Uncertain States migration-audio-archiv.de – Facets of Migration

Audio Archive / Audio station in the exhibition foyer

Free admission

15 Oct – 15 Jan
Presentation

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Uncertain States Global Flow of People

In the exhibition's "Denkraum"

With Uncertain States exhibition ticket

15 Oct – 15 Jan
Participatory Project

Hanseatenweg

Caravan outside the main entrance

Uncertain States LISTENING PROJECT

Tue, 11 am– 10 pm
Wed–Sun, 11 am – 7 pm

Free participation. No registration required.

A dialogue of 15 or 30 minutes can be started at any time providing no dialogue is already taking place.

15 Oct – 15 Jan
Exhibition

Hanseatenweg

Hallen

Uncertain States Artistic Strategies in States of Emergency 

Tue, 11 am – 10 pm
Wed – Sun, 11 am – 7 pm

€ 8/5

Free admission for visitors under 18 and Tue from 4 pm

Guided tours: Thur 6 pm, Sun 11 am
€ 2 plus exhibition ticket

Friday, 14 Oct
Exhibition Opening

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Uncertain States
Artistic Strategies in States of Emergency 

Lecture: Norman Manea
Music: Mohammad Reza Mortazavi

In German language

Free admission

Tuesday, 11 Oct
Book Release

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Kathrin Röggla
"Nachtsendung"

Reading: Kathrin Röggla
Introducion and discussion: Meike Feßmann

In German language

€ 5/3

Sunday, 9 Oct
Book Presentation

11 am

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Deborah Vietor-Engländer
"Alfred Kerr. Die Biographie"

Book presentation with Werner Heegewaldt, Deborah Vietor-Engländer, Uwe Naumann, Ulrich Matthes, Wolfgang Trautwein

In German language

€ 5/3

Friday, 7 Oct
Archive Opening

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studiofoyer

Ronald M. Schernikau
"es zählt, was ich der zeit entgegensetze"

Archive opening with Sabine Wolf, Stefan Ripplinger, Thorsten Hierse, Volkmar Paschold, Ursula Werner

In cooperation with schernikau.net

In German language

€ 5/3

Thursday, 6 Oct
Book Release

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Kathrin Schmidt
"Kapoks Schwestern"

Reading: Kathrin Schmidt
Introduction and discussion: Hubert Winkels

In German language

€ 5/3

Wednesday, 5 Oct
Academy Discussions

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

6th Academy Discussions Wounded Europe I
The external wounds

Almut Möller in conversation with Ben Gibson, Zafer Şenocak, Günter Seufert, Aleš Šteger and Jeanine Meerapfel

In German language

€ 5/3

Monday, 3 Oct
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Sonar Quartett:
Utopie String Quartet II "Free"

Works by William Engelen, Franco Evangelisti, Witold Lutosławski, Matthias Bauer

€ 10/8

(€ 15/10 Combined ticket for Utopie String Quartet I and II)

Monday, 3 Oct
Concert and Discussion

6 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Sonar Quartett:
Utopie String Quartet I "Out of Space"

Works by Sydney Corbett und Arnold Schönberg
Choreography: Sergiu Matis
Soprano: Virpi Räisänen

Followed by a discussion with Rainer Nonnenmann, Jörg Mainka and guests

€ 10/8

(€ 15/10 Combined ticket for Utopie String Quartet I and II)

Saturday, 1 Oct
Discussions, Film Screenings, Readings

11 am

Memory and Justice
"Standard Operating Procedure"

Film by Errol Morris, USA, 2008

Discussions with Erich Hackl, Beatriz Brinkmann, Fabiana Rousseaux, Sara Méndez, Kathrin Röggla et al.

In German, English and Spanish language

Free admission

Within the framework of the symposium "Memory and Justice" (29 Sep – 1 Oct)