press release

The exhibition Call and Response. A Dialogue with George Steinmann deals with the work of the artist and blues musician George Steinmann, a bridge-builder between art, science and society. Steinmann has been working for more than 30 years with the interaction of different systems of perception and to a certain extent, with aspects of cultural sustainability. His projects are process-oriented, questioning and create transdisciplinary networks. The interdependence of ecology and aesthetics is of particular importance.   At Projektraum enter we iniciate In collaboration with the Kunstmuseum Thun, the ECAV (Ecole cantonale d’art du Valais) develops four different installations that revolve around cultural heritage, intangible cultural assets and cultural archive in the exhibition series Heritage. The background is the more than a decade old artistic research practice of the ECAV which focuses mainly on research themes in contemporary art in the social space, in the landscape and in the peri-urban context.   George Steinmann and Shaarbek Amankul will be attending the media conference.   We shall be much obliged if you would announce our upcoming programme in your media and kindly request you to enter our exhibitions and events in your cultural agenda.