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presentation: kalle laar (ger/aut) & the poets of his sound poetry class "making music with animals" and guest lecture by maartje smits (ned) on transmedia artistic research: "how i started a forest im my bathroom" (ArtEZ creative writing, arnheim)
thurs., 5 may 2022, 7 p.m.; free admission
venue: vienna poetry school, mariahilfer strasse 88a/stiege III/7, 1070 vienna

sounds & lecture

class presentation

with kalle laar & the sound poets
gerline hacker, alexander iwanov and martin wolf
presentation in german

"making music with animals"
poem / sound poem / sound art / electronic music
a sound poetry class based on animal sound samples
>> info

part of the vienna poetry school's spring academy 2022 "animals" >> info


guest lecture

in english

by maartje smits 
on transmedia artistic research:

"how i started a forest in my bathroom"

maartje and her students from ArtEZ creative writing (arnheim) are guests at the sfd in may with the transmedia project: "bird watching in vienna". (she will also talk a bit about this project.)

part of a cooperation with ArtEZ and eacwp

maartje smits

*1986, she is a poet in image and language. via video, performances, photography and text she explores subjects that are dear to her, often linked to feminism and ecology. from this practice she teaches transmedia storytelling and design at the gerrit rietveld academy and at artez (arnhem).
maartje smits' books of poetry were published by uitgeverij de harmonie. maartje lives and works in amsterdam, and in her spare time she is a beekeeper.

maartje smits (by michel claus for museum kranenburgh)


kalle aldis laar

*1955. sound artist, composer, radio play writer, dj. exhibitions, performances, interdisciplinary projects. radio plays & features, amongst others, for bayerischer and südwest rundfunk. presentations and lectures on, for example, sound, power and politics; sound and art; and about media and vinyl history. teaching assignments in munich, singapore, berlin.
"vinyl poetics": exhibition at the vienna poetry school and online word ping pong 2021
(>> info). kalle laar lives in munich and vienna.

kalle aldis laar (by sfd)


collage by kalle laar