Annette Jael Lehmann
Global Humanities Senior Research and Teaching Stay at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
September - October 2015
Black Mountain Research - Perspectives on an ongoing inter-institutional collaboration between the Museum Hamburger Bahnhof and the Freie Universität Berlin
Black Mountain Research is a cooperative project between Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Dahlem Humanities Center, jointly exploring the educational model of Black Mountain College, testing its applicability to current art, education and research practices. It involves scholars, students, curators and artists in a dialogue-based perforamtive research process over three years, accompanying the exhibition “Black Mountain. Ein interdisziplinäres Experiment 1933-1957″ at Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin with seminars, research, conferences and our joint website www.black-mountain-research.com.
Annette Jael Lehmann is Professor for Visual Culture and Theater at the Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. She has a strong inter- and crossdisciplinary focus in research and in practise-based collaborations with various institutions in academia, art and culture.