It was a brisk, crisp walk to the Schloss Berg in Graz where the last in a series of public discussions on the commons was being held. The venue, Dom in Berg, a theatre carved out of a mountain (the Schloss Berg itself), actually in the mountain, provided an inspired setting for what turned out to be a pivotal, necessary and invaluable exchange of ideas and debate.
This time last year I was about to experience my first Austrian new years where hefty fireworks would be launched from apartment windows, backyards and … Continue Reading ››
Reflections from an installation at ESC im Labor, Graz, Austria CPU, 4 – 25 October 2008 This is a kind of post-mortem of a response to the CPU program I was invited to participate in during which time the … Continue Reading ››
It gets dark here around 4pm so by 5 one can be easily confused if you've been in doors too long. It could be 10 and as cold as any night can be in central Europe. The city is lit up for Christmas and I love it... It is cheerful, inviting and the commerce is no … Continue Reading ››
I have been in Graz, Austria, since the end of September and will remain here for at least another two to three months. For such a relatively quiet city, it has much to offer those of us … Continue Reading ››