image, Caroline Villis — Gestaltung
Textual Bikini recently translated the catalog for Lenbachhaus’ recent exhibition PLAYTIME. Click here for a free download of the book.
Jesi Khadivi worked on the Winter 2013/2014 issue of Kaleidoscope.
Featuring: An essay on the works of Francesco Vezzoli by Andrea Viliani and an interview by Kevin McGarry; Ella Kruglyanskaya by Chris Sharp; Christian Falsnaes by Raimar Stange; Ned Vena by Mathieu Malouf; Haroon Mirza by Thom O’Nions; Loretta Fahrenholz by Michele D’Aurizio; Writings on the theme #VOICEOVER by Shama Khanna, Pablo Larios, Marie de Brugerolle and Oliver Laric and George Vasey in conversation. Plus contributions from Hans Ulrich Obrist, Carson Chan and Davide Quadrio.
Textual Bikini explored the transatlantic migration of zombie folklore with Tobias Wendl’s text Zombie Trajectories: On the Migration of the Undead in the Afro-Atlantic Worlds. Tobias presented our English translation of his text at Princeton University on March 26th.
Textual Bikini translated and edited texts for the KUB Arena project On Performance edited by Eva Birkenstock and Joerg Franzbecker.
Textual Bikini was happy to work with Kunsthaus Bregenz on another book in their KUB Arena series. This time we helped copyedit Art and Ideology Critique After 1989.
Jesi Khadivi and Kathleen Reinhardt translated and edited texts for the second volume of the KUB Arena Publication series of the Kunsthaus Bregenz ANFANG GUT. ALLES GUT.
Actualizations of the futurist opera Victory Over the Sun (1913).
Gabriela Galati translated texts for the wonderful Sternberg Press publication on the ambitious work by artist Jorge Pardo in the Yucatán jungle. More info here.
The Harper’s Bazaar Art Arabia #5 features Jesi Khadivi’s cover story on Slavs and Tatars.
For the publication to the exhibition Right-To-Left by Berlin-based graphic design studio eps51 Jesi Khadivi, Kathleen Reinhardt and textual bikini associate Alicia Reuter translated and edited texts and interviews on graphic design from Iran and the Middle East.
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EYEOUT has been an indispensable mobile gallery guide since it launched back in 2010. This summer, Textual Bikini collaborated with EYEOUT mobile media on German-English translations for a few of their projects. We are pleased to share that EYEOUT will be co-sponsoring a short residency for arts bloggers during abc-art berlin contemporary.
As part of this cooperation, abc and EYEOUT are inviting two bloggers to Berlin to report on abc.They will offer each blogger three nights in the newly opened design hotel MANI. Click here for details.