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To today's ears, the statement 'How the dictatorship of the parties can be overcome', which Joseph Beuys used to describe his campaign for a system of direct democracy, sounds like a demand from the anti-vaxxer scene. About an artist who continues to spark controversies.
In a recently published ifa Input, Ilhem Allagui examines how the COVID-19 pandemic changed media usage in the Middle East and North Africa.
The internationally lauded pianist and university professor Igor Levit is honoured with the "ifa Award for the Dialogue of Cultures 2021" in recognition of his committed artistic and socio-political involvement across borders.
The video work tells the short story of a mental journey from the perspective of the artists Sayaka Katsumoto and Xiaoyu Tang. In a sense the video is a virtual journey during the COVID-19 pandemic, one in which we can ironically become "free" through mask-wearing.