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14. - 14.Oct.10 [online] ResoVision radio programme
ResoVision will be broadcasting live, presenting a programme of events, interviews and happenings from Frieze. Thurs, 2pm: Beyond Surveillance discussion anel with Ocean surveillance experts DR Matthew Gollock and Dr Kirsty Kemp from ZSL London, Simon Baker, Curator, Tate Modern, Honor Harger, Director, Lighthouse, and Manu Luksch
09.Oct.10 WEST BROMWICH [UK]: Working Together: Partnerships, Regeneration and the Common Good in the Arts and Beyond
'Working Together' is the slogan on the hoardings of many construction sites that form part of the regeneration of West Bromwich, West Midlands. Together in this are local government and large corporations as well as charities and other voluntary and non-profit bodies, as has become typical across the UK and beyond in a development most recently captured in the new government's notion of 'Big Society'. (...)

Contributors include: Steven Conolly (Town & Regional Planning, University of Sheffield), Karen Leach/John Morris (Localise West Midlands), Robin Pearson (local historian, tbc), and participating artists and researchers Cody Lee Barbour, David Berridge, Céline Siani Djiakoua, John Dummett, Anna Francis, Neil Gray, Michelle Letowska, Manu Luksch, Heather Ring, Leo Singer, Suzan Spence, Urban Research Collective & curator Monika Vykoukal.

For further details please contact Chloe Brown (email chloebrown@multistory.org.uk or tel 0121 524 2127)
23. - 30.Sep.10 HAIFA [IL]:
As part of the ANIMATE! programme of animation shorts, Make it Snow! Make it Snow! Make it Snow!, a (very) short meditation on the manipulation of winter landscapes for tourism by Manu Luksch, will be screened at the Haifa International Film Festival 2010.
09.Feb.11 HASTINGS [UK]: Beyond Surveillance
Artistic strategies against video surveillance. A programme of short videos curated by Manu Luksch. Produced by videoclub, Brighton.
02.Dec.10 PORTSMOUTH [UK]: Beyond Surveillance
Artistic strategies against video surveillance. A programme of short videos curated by Manu Luksch. Produced by videoclub, Brighton. Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, PO1 3BF t:023 9277 8080
19.Mar.11 BRACKNELL [UK]: Beyond Surveillance
Artistic strategies against video surveillance. A programme of short videos curated by Manu Luksch. Produced by videoclub, Brighton. Sat, 4.30pm South Hill Park's cinema.
18. - 26.Sep.10 LONDON: Anti Design Festival
As a response to 25 years of cultural deep freeze in the UK, the Anti Design Festival will attempt to unlock creative fires and ideas, exploring spaces hitherto deemed out-of-bounds by a purely commercial criteria.

Created initially as a direct response to the pretty commerciality of the London Design Festival, the festival will shift the focus from bums-on-seats to brain food, and from taste and style to experiment and risk. The festival will provide a rare space for unhindered exploration and creative opportunity, where ideas may fail as equally as succeed.

Directed by Neville Brody, the world-renowned graphic designer, the festival will be curated by a select group of leading practitioners in various fields. At multiple venues around Redchurch Street in London’s Shoreditch area, the festival will incorporate exhibitions, installations, workshops, performances and talks in Art, Design, Product, Film, Sound, Fashion, Performance, Print and Interactive.

14.Oct.10 - 31.Jan.11 VIENNA: Platz da! / Make Space! European Urban Public Space.
To mark the 10th jubilee of the European Urban Public Space Awards the Architekturzentrum Wien is engaging with that often addressed and sometimes overplayed subject of Public Space. Numerous questions are posed, from: What is public space? How does it arise and does it even still exist? Who does it belong to, what does it represent and who decides, for better or for worse, over public space? Who needs it and who is allowed to use it?' Is the issue still between private and public, or more about exclusion and inclusion? And finally: 'To what extent do built structures and social conditions impact on the negotiable possibilities? All of these questions are posed in the exhibition to represent the breadth of the various levels of discussion. In addition a number of exceptional international projects are contrasted with a presentation of existing situations in Vienna, current artistic, interventionist and architectural positions, theoretical analyses of urban development and representations showing the production and negotiable possibilities of and for public spaces, with strategies of resistance and appropriation. As part of the show's Videothek, FACELESS by Manu Luksch can be watched there.
26. - 26.Jan.11 VIENNA [AT]: Platz da! European Urban Public Space. Podiumsdiskussion
19:00 Public Lecture 3: Public Fiction - Filmische Positionen zum öffentlichen Raum. Debate about the state of public space. Architekturzentrum Wien. Participation: # Manu Luksch, Limitations Permited (2009), Faceless (2007) # Michael Palm, Body Trail # Paul Poet, Empire Me (2010) # Katharina Weingartner, Sneaker Stories, Der Gruen Effekt
27. - 31.Oct.10 PADERBORN [G]: Symposium Interventionen
Die interdisziplinären Tagung zum Thema ‚Interventionen’ an der Universität Paderborn sucht die aktuellen Bedingungen und Grenzen des Verhältnisses von Ästhetik und Politik neu zuausloten ... mit Manu Luksch unter den Beitragenden.
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