Going spaces: forming new connections and fostering collaboration

A collaboration between Motorenhalle Dresden (Germany) and SET studios London (England)

Image © SET: Tawfik Naas leading the Hybrid Libraries workshop as part of SET Lewisham Open Studios, 19.03.2022

“Thanks to Cultural Bridge, riesa efau Dresden with the curatorial group Videocity and SET in Lewisham are looking forward to exchanging their experiences of supporting artists and building communities.” Dr Andrea Domesle on behalf of Motorenhalle Dresden and SET studios London 

With shared ‘DIY’ roots and values of supporting local communities and artists, the partners will come together to discuss issues of social engagement, neighbourhood work, relevant societal questions and working with wide and diverse audiences, supporting artists and integrating art into daily life. 

riesa efau. Kultur Forum Dresden fosters and supports interactions between art and society. riesa efau hosts Videocity, a curatorial group that promotes video art in public spaces. 

Follow riesa efau on Instagram or visit riesa-efau.de, motorenhalle.de and sommerakademie-dresden.de.

SET Centre provides affordable artists’ studios to a community of over 1,000 artists and delivers a diverse programme of free exhibitions, workshops and events across eight centres. 

Follow SET on Instagram and at setspace.uk

Image: Videocity visits – Loneliness. Outdoor Screening at Motorenhalle Dresden, Adlergasse 14, from 13.01.2022 – 01.05.2022 Photo by Andreas Seeliger