Issue 2/2015

20 Years – Future

One of the hallmarks of anniversaries is that they can at times help to broaden our perspective – on what has been, what could have been, but also on what should develop in future. That is why this journal’s twenty years of existence (to drop claims to the somewhat grandiloquent term “anniversary”) in the first instance prompts us to be on the look-out: looking out for what has endured and persisted over the decades, for the expected and unexpected developments that have unfolded over this period, and finally, for the unrealised potential that continues to demand attention. When the first edition was published in April 1995, still going by the name of springer at that time, a sea-change was tangible in many different realms. Electronic networking, which also served as the foundation for a new kind of art production, was just getting going.... » read more


Net section

Sichtbarmachen, Verdunkeln, Materialisieren
Yvonne Volkart

Ballmer neben Kühlschrank
Tilman Baumgärtel

New media/internet platforms in former Yugoslavia, history and present
Marina Gržinić

Die Zukunft gestern
Dietrich Heißenbüttel


20 Years – Future

Two Glasses (traced), 2013 / Still Life (Candle) (traced), 2003/2013
Louise Lawler

The Aesthetics of Crisis
Art in the Arrested Democracies
Brian Holmes

Three components of realism
Sensuousness, De-alienation, Humane resignation
Keti Chukhrov

Aus dem Projekt Lost & Found, 2003/4
Sanja Iveković

Bifurcation and Autonomy in Experimental Cultural Production
[A Remembrance for Springerin’s 20th Anniversary]
Critical Art Ensemble

Die individuelle Subjektivität unterwandern
Christian Höller

Digitale Zeichnung von LextheGlider, 2014
Oliver Laric

Schatten des Zufalls
Hans-Christian Dany

Coveraufnahme springer, Heft 3, 1995
Andreas Pawlik, Florian Pumhösl



Ryoji Ikeda
Yvonne Volkart

Who the f*ck is Halil Altindere?
Gabriele Hoffmann

Hassan Khan Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said
Gislind Nabakowski

Adelita Husni-Bey – The White Paper: The Land
Daniel Horn

Kishio Suga – Situated Latency
Christa Benzer

Bouchra Khalili – Foreign Office
Monika Vykoukal

Die zweite Qalandiya International (QI) – Archives, Lived and Shared
Nat Muller

Ein umherschweifender Körper. Sergio Zevallos in der Gruppe Chaclacayo
Inke Arns

Tony Conrad – Über zwei Ecken
Bettina Brunner

Peter Weibel. Medienrebell
Brigitte Huck



Tim Stüttgen:
In a Qu*A*re Time and Place
Thomas Edlinger

Will Holder/Alex Waterman (Hg.):
Yes, But Is It Edible?
Yuki Higashino

Sophia Prinz:
Die Praxis des Sehens
Jens Kastner

Benjamin Kunkel:
Utopie oder Untergang
Gislind Nabakowski