david weber-krebs

DIVING INTO THE OCEAN OF A COLLECTION an interview with Béatrice Barrois

David, in 2012 you were invited by the Weltkulturen Museum in Frankfurt for a residency, to create, based on the collection, a new work for the exhibition “FOREIGN EXCHANGE (or the stories you wouldn’t tell a stranger)“, which took place from January 16, 2014 until January 4, 2015. For some time now there has been a trend to invite artists to contribute within the discourse about the future of ethnological museums. I am thinking for instance of the “Humboldt Lab“ in Berlin or the project “Grassi invites“ in Leipzig. What do you think about this development in principle?(…)

published  Academia.edu