PACT Zollverein

Opportunities: Urban Frictions – Research Festival (Essen, Germany) Deadline – 02/19/2018

Urban Frictions Research festival with residencies, talks, workshops and public moments (Essen, Germany) 07.05.–02.06.2018 Deadline: 02/19/2018 Online Application: https://labor-b.typeform.com/to/JQIRCs Fee to Apply: FREE Description Of Opportunity: As the focal point of this chapter, the city will become a setting for artistic, social and political activity in which the clash of different infrastructures, needs and living realities gives rise to complexity and productive friction. Over the course of the festival period, forums, project presentations, open laboratory visits and cooperative field studies will introduce participants to new perspectives and offer them time and space in which to explore their own ideas. 1/2/8 – URBAN FRICTIONS brings together people concerned with studyi...