Morning Programme

09.00 - 09.30

Prof. Dr. Winfried Speitkamp | President of the Bauhaus University Weimar
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Alexandra Toland | Arts and Research Bauhaus University Weimar

09.30 - 10.00

Dr. Anna-Lena Wenzel | Author and Journalist
      Keynote: Grenzräume - im Dazwischen / Border Areas - Being in Between
     (presentation in German with a summary in English)

10.00 - 10.15Coffee Break
10.15 - 12.15

Panel 1: Boundaries in Political Contexts
Zinovia Foka | Bauhaus University Weimar
      What do we talk about when we talk about borders? A look at
      the multidisciplinary field of border studies
Prof. Dr. Frank Eckardt | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Not a game: European borders and the right of asylum
Tamara Popovic | Architect
     Flexible boundaries of the shopping centre New Belgrade (1972
     - 1995)
Olaf Holzapfel | Artist
     Über das Zaun-Projekt / About the fence project
     (presentation in German with a summary in English)

Afternoon Programme

13.15 - 14.15
Panel 2: Boundaries in Technological and Political Contexts
Dr. Timo Kaerlein | University of Siegen
     Near - body technologies and the paranoid - schizophrenic 
     condition of digital media
Christina Grammatikopoulou | Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
     Between continuity and fragmentation: The expanded space
     generated by technology
14.15 - 14:30Coffee Break
14.30 -16.00Panel 3: Strategies of Overcoming Borders
Marie Klinger | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Endless temporary situations. Exit strategies of grassroots networks in Athens. 
Prof. Dr. Danielle Wilde | University of Southern Denmark
     Food for thought - from the planetary to the personal -
     collaborative growing material alternatives
Franziska Winter | Bauhaus University Weimar
     New dimensions in testimony – On the aesthetic shifts in audiovisual remembrance
16.00 - 16.15Coffee Break
16.15 - 17.15

Final Presentation and Discussion
Katja Marie Voigt | Bauhaus University Weimar
     From being evaluated by "significant others" to radical self-
Karolin Schmitt-Weidmann | University of Kassel

     Crossing borders between life and art on a concert stage
     (Lecture Recital)

Final discussion with all speakers using the boundary objects focusing on Fundamental Properties of Boundaries:
     1. What are the purposes of boundaries?
     2. What remains when boundaries vanish? Where do they lose
         their expected qualities?
     3. How do we want to shape borders and boundaries in the

Accompanying Programme

10.30 - 16.30

Jens Vetter | University of Art and Design Linz
     Workshop: Rapid song prototyping
     (please register here)

Digital Bauhaus Lab
Bauhausstraße 9a, seminar room 3rd floor

During the whole day

Dr. Anna-Lena Wenzel & Julia Bonn 
     Radiosalon für Alltägliches über
     Grenzen, Grenzräume und
     Grenzobjekte (in German)
will be broadcasted on 29 July at 7.30-8.30 pm on

Veronika Aumann | Weißensee Academy of Art Berlin
     Exhibit: Acterials and Autorials

Main building, Oberlichtsaal



Main building, Oberlichtsaal

Starting at 19.30

Margarita Certeza Garcia & Alexandra Rebello Camara | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Re/flecting the Border. The body
     politic & the dissolution of citizenship
     Performative dinner & Academic talk
     (futher information; please register here)

Galerie Eigenheim Asbacherstraße 1

Morning Programme

09.00 - 09.30

Dr. Harriett Jernigan | Technical University Berlin
     Keynote: The accidental social geographer – Polyvocality and the dissolution of boundaries

09.30 - 11.30Panel 1: Disciplinary Boundaries
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Solari | University of Genoa
     Wind engineering and atmospheric sciences: boundaries and
Prof. Dr. Julia Bee | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Borders of social mobility - Reading Eribon in media studies
Prof. Dr. Guido Morgenthal | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Synchrony - Between beauty and nuisance
Andrea Augsten | University of Wuppertal
     Designing invisible boundaries in large organization – Exploring the introduction of design thinking as an activity to nudge change

Afternoon Programme

12.30 - 14.30

Panel 2: Borders of »Experienceability«
Edith Kollath | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Everything is illuminated – The probable contingency of the future
Dr. Ugur Seçil Yavus | Free University of Bozen
     Co-designing a smart object together with children – Blurring the boundaries between the role of the designer and the user
Daniel Wessolek | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Constraints as principle, principles as constraints
Prof. Dr. Clemens Apprich | Leuphana University of Lüneburg

     Pattern discrimination: data - information - knowledge

14.30 - 14.45Coffee Break
14.45 - 16.00Panel 3: Borders of »Experienceability«
Prof. Dr. Lars Grabbe | University of Applied Science Münster
     Hyperaesthetic images - The hyperaisthesis of hapto-tactile
     media technologies
Tobias Held | Bauhaus University Weimar
     Face-to-interface – Socio-interactive potentials of videocalls within the context of intimacy and proximity
Jens Vetter | University of Art and Design Linz
     Physical sound representation with haptic control feedback
16.00 - 16.15Coffee Break
16.15 - 17.15Final Presentation and Discussion
Final discussion using the boundary objects focusing on:
     Borders of »Experienceability«
     1. How does society handle the unfamiliar or the invisible, and
         which challenges do science, technology, arts, and design
     Disciplinary Boundaries
     2. What is the significance of disciplinary borders and
         interdisciplinary for science and progress today?
     3. Which advantages and challenges come with interdisciplinary
         and transdisciplinary collaborations in science, art, and

Accompanying Programme