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Katrin Bretschneider & Doris Weinberger


Lecture Performance


FRI 6/8  8 p.m.
SAT 6/9 8 p.m. + SUN 6/10 7 p.m.

SAT 6/9 following artist talk

Joint price system 14/10/7 Euro, 3 Euro Bremen Pass
Tickethotline 520 80 70 oder ticket@schwankhalle.de
Box Office & Bar open 1 hour before performance starts

Inspired by a book on ›ant societies,‹ Katrin Bretschneider and Doris Weinberger set off on a search for collective intelligence: the much-noticed ›herd mentality,‹ swarm-oriented thought, the ant algorithm shaping our society. How have ants been depicted by humans in the course of history and how have we adopted these depictions as models for our own human coexistence? In their lecture performance, Bretschneider and Weinberger project fictions and superficial knowledge with the power of art and science, raising questions pertaining to the past, present and future. Swarm, herd – system, state: When and why do we regard them as an ideal or conversely as a specte

BY AND WITH  Katrin Bretschneider & Doris Weinberger

Gefördert durch den Senator für Kultur Bremen 
Eine Koproduktion der Schwankhalle