Leviathan Symposium

Leviathan Symposium

The Kino space at the Kunstverein München embrace the solo exhibition Leviathan by Shezad Dawood until the next 21th of July. This series of three videos uses science fiction to set an imaginary future of survivors, based on humanitarian crises and climate change conditions. Each episode shows us different point of views that have been elaborated with the collaboration of marine biologists, oceanographers, political scientists, neurologists, trauma specialists, and other scholars.  Apart from this interesting exhibition, on July 16 the Kunstverein will host a special symposium with the presence of the artist and four…

A Brief History of Time: The biography of Stephen Hawking

A Brief History of Time: The biography of Stephen Hawking

As you probably know, Stephen Hawking passed away last week. One of the most brilliant minds of our times made science available for everybody. Due to his medical condition, an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), he was unable to move and prostate in a wheelchair. This situation, his great spirit of overcoming and his theories of black holes and relativity made him probably the most famous astrophysicist of the last decades. Errol Morris‘ documentary, A Brief History of Time, explores the life of Stephen Hawkings as a scientist, but also as…