ART AND SUSTAINABILITY â€“ new Summer School program in English within theInternational Weimar Summer Courses from 27 June â€“ 10 July 2010.
From Goethe and Schiller through the Bauhaus to Social Sculpture. Forum for Creative Action: The Shaping of a Humane World as an Aesthetic Challenge
This 12 day `theory-practiceÂ´ program runs annually in the summer. It actively engages participants in an introductory exploration of social sculpture and aesthetic questions relevant to the shaping of an ecological and socially just future. It looks back to Goethe, Schiller, the Bauhaus and Joseph Beuys and forward to developing new forms of social sculpture / connective practive appropriate to the challenges of the 21st century.
The program is led by artistÂ Shelley Sacks, head of theÂ Social Sculpture Research Unit at Oxford Brookes University, andÂ Dr. Hildegard Kurt fromÂ and. Institute for Art, Culture and Sustainability in Berlin.
Enrolment closes on 30 April 2010. PleaseÂ enrol as soon as possible. Places are limited.