»Iconic Turn« - The new image of the world
The "Iconic Turn" lecture series is organised by the Burda Academy for the Third Millennium in collaboration with the Human Sciences Centre of Ludwig Maximilian's University (LMU), Munich, Germany. From Summer Semester 2002 to Summer Semester 2003 netzspannung.org, as a cooperation partner, recorded the lectures, streamed them live and documented them on this platform. The video recordings of the lecture series from winter semester 2004 on are available on the » organiser's website.
Prominent artists and scholars spoke from a variety of perspectives on the increased importance of the image in culture, society and science.
"Iconic Turn" Summer Semester 2002
"Iconic Turn" Winter Semester 2002/03
"Iconic Turn" Summer Semester 2003
Art historian and media scholar, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
"Revolution der modernen Kunst - und was hat die Fotografie damit zu tun?" (in German)
With words of welcome by Ernst Pöppel, executive director, Centre for the Human Sciences (HWZ), Ludwig Maximilian's University, Munich, and an introduction by Professor Hubertus Kohle, Ludwig Maximilian's University, Munich, Germany
› Video [RealMedia | 140 Min.]
› Video [Windows Media | 140 Min.]
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