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2013 Visible Award / Video

Videos: The Silent University in Oxford and London

• On 14 December 2013, the second edition of the Visible Award was awarded to The Silent University, a knowledge exchange platform initiated by the artist Ahmet Öğüt and led by a group of asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants. In recognition of the award, the London branch of The Silent University produced a two-day event, with […]

2013 Visible Award / Events

The Silent University in Oxford and London – Full programme

• On 14 December 2013, the second edition of the Visible Award was awarded to The Silent University, a knowledge exchange platform initiated by the artist Ahmet Öğüt and led by a group of asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants. In recognition of the award, the London branch of The Silent University will produce a two-day event, […]

<em>Attitude and endurance:</em> Insights into <em>Bait al Karama</em> by Susanna Bosch
2013 Visible Award / Texts

Attitude and endurance: Insights into Bait al Karama by Susanna Bosch

• The title of this award addresses a paradigm: to create visibility for an art making that is far more than a visible form of an individuals’ idea. This type of art making is connected to a holistic experience of the world. The actions of artists in this field connect to everything they desire for the […]

2013 Visible Award / Texts

“between popular mass culture, historical legacy and futuristic utopias” a curatorial statement on The Propeller Group by Zoe Butt

‘The Propeller Group’ sits at the nexus between popular mass culture; historical legacy and futuristic utopias. Their desire to challenge the values, codes, and distribution of an art system began by their first establishing themselves as a commercial media production house in Vietnam, known as ‘TPG’, in 2006. Aware that the space for ‘art’ in […]

2013 Visible Award / News

“The Silent University” is the 2013 Visible Award winner

• On the 14th of December, the 2013 Visible Award, in its second edition, was assigned to the project “The Silent University”, initiated by the artist Ahmet Ögüt in 2012. The jury took the form of a public event at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, and was broadcasted internationally, in its entirety, through a live-stream. “The […]

2013 Visible Award / News

2013 Visible Award. The jury as a public event at the Van Abbemuseum of Eindhoven

• 2013 Visible Award: the jury as a public event The 2013 Visible Award, on the occasion of its second edition, evolves its format, seeking an innovative approach that passes through a more transparent methodology around its jury session, which in this edition will take the form of a public event at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, The […]

2013 Visible Award / News

The video statements from the 10 shortlisted projects

• We have asked to the 10 shortlisted artists/collectives for the 2013 Visible Award, to produce a short video statement about their project, that will help the jury, the audience and all of those interested in their projects, understanding the context, theirs ideas and intentions, the project development, while offering a visual commentary on what the […]