Conradi / Christensen

Florian Conradi and Michelle Christensen are a design and research collective based in Berlin. Combining their backgrounds in political-, conflict-, gender-sociology and design in the form of critical practice, writing and teaching, they attempt to formulate the spaces in between these realms. Their work is an endeavour in to exploring the politics of objects, material-sociology,… Continue reading Conradi / Christensen

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Exchange

– 04/2022 / Student exchange between the Berlin University of the Arts and the University of Lomé. Exploring post-colonial entanglements, animism, African cosmologies and cosmoginies as a new paradigm of design. Organised in collaboration with Mathilde ter Heijne and Sename Koffi Aboudjinou. Lomé/Agouégan, Togo

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Conference

– 05/2022 / Co-hosting international conference Hackers, Makers, Thinkers – Collective Experiments in Social Fermenting in collaboration with the Art Laboratory Berlin. Designtransfer/Berlin Open Lab, Berlin University of the Arts

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Seminar 

04/2022Block Seminar / Design and Conflict / TU Berlin / SoSe 2022 / 04.-12.10.2022 04/2022-07/2022Studio Class / Politics of Machines / TU Berlin / SoSe 2022 03/2022Block Seminar / Critical Techno(eco)logies / TU Berlin + UdK Berlin / WiSe 2021/22 10/2021-02/2022Studio Class / Politics of Machines / TU Berlin / WiSe 2021/22 09/2021Block Seminar /… Continue reading Seminar 

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Panel

– 11/2021 / Moderating performance and panel When a Robot Writes a Play, The Anti-dystopian Congress, Goethe-Institut Prague 

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Publication

– 06/2021Publication: Christensen, M., Conradi, F., Dietze, M. (2021). Trans/Feminist Critical Making – Design as Open-Source Opposition in proceedings of Cumulus Conference 2021 Design Culture(s), Sapienza University of Rome, Rome 2021.

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Lecture

– 02/2022 / Lecture Open Science/Open Culture – Critical Spaces and Practices, Institute of Theater Studies, Department of Philosophy and Humanities, Freie Universität Berlin  

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Symposium

– 06/2022 / Talk Autonomy vs. Automation – Critical Design Inquiries, Symposium Digital Autonomy, ECDF/Weizenbaum Institute/German Informatics Society

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Talk

– 06/2022 / Talk Diversity + Design – Critical Cultures and Practices, Gender and Diversity Network, Einstein Center Digital Future

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Reading

– 11/2021 / Reading and panel ‘The Dark Side of Design’, with Uta Brandes, Jesko Fezer and Erik Spiekermann, in honour of Michael Erlhoff. Design Talks, Kunstgewerbemuseum Berlin 

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Conference

– 09/2021 Hosting POM BLN 2021 conference Politics of the Machines – Rogue Research, a collaboration between the Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin University of the Arts, Aalto University, Aalborg University and the International University of Beirut 

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