Archives for “Trauma”


The between tradition and contemporary or past and adventure, there is no real opposition, and that what we called cultural heritage, it isn’t limited to relics of the past. Although it is based on the traditional significance, at the same time it has the existing state oneself nowadays.


Focus GroupBack from Rotterdam, where Elodie Dufour and I attended the “Rotterdam Dialogues” on “the curators”. We both had the occasion to meet up with a former “Erasmus” comrade of mine at the University of Vienna, Martin Boeckhout, who wouldn’t come to the Witte de With but was up for discussing about it. [EN]

Battle of Orgreave - June 1984This second episode introduces a link between collective identity and its history connected to traumatic historical events.
Jeremy Deller, a British artist has proposed a work The Re-enactment which had a deep impact on the collective identity of social history in England.