Kammer 1


Reading and discussion with Alain Badiou and Okwui Enwezor, among others / on the same day: RAQS MEDIA COLLECTIVE, 21. NOVEMBER, 16 – 23 UHR, KAMMER 3

Due to illness, this show has to be cancelled.


On the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution in Russia and Kurt Eisner’s proclamation of the Free State of Bavaria, the Haus der Kunst is hosting a series of events with the title “Specters Of Communism: A Festival On The Revolutionary Century”. In this context, the prominent Marxist philosopher Alain Badiou will be present for a lecture in Kammer 1. The ensuing discussion will be led by Okwui Enwezor, director of the Haus der Kunst. On the same day in Kammer 3, an installation by the Raqs Media Collective will be on display.
“Specters of Communism - A Festival on Revolutionary Century” was conceived and is being organised by Haus der Kunst in co-operation with the Haus der Kulturen der Welt within the framework of its “100 Years of Now” project, funded by the Commissioner of the Federal Government for Culture and Media on the basis of a resolution by the German Bundestag. In cooperation with the Münchner Kammerspiele.