Creating Worlds is a multi-annual research project that investigates the relationship between art production and knowledge production in the context of the transformations and crises of contemporary capitalism. Creativity becomes an ambivalent term here, “creating worlds” meaning a modulating procedure in cognitive capitalism and societies of control, but also an emerging political dimension of creativity as political imagination and invention of new lines of flight, new struggles, new worlds.
will be developed in the years 2009 to 2012, involve
research, publication and artistic projects and is structured around
thematic plateaus: A Critique of Cognitive Capitalism, The Knowledge
and its Discontents, The Overlaps of Art and Knowledge Production.