Mirjam Bürgin & Flavia Caviezel (research team Times of Waste, FHNW HGK Basel) in conversation with Astrid Schwarz & Baruch Gottlieb (BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg) on artistic-scientific practice in transnational research.
Moderation: Cornelia Wagner (HKW)
Link to the English translation of the audio essay Object Biography Smartphone/Neodymium:
Original German version of the essay: objektbiografie.times-of-waste.ch/en/mining/
Tracing was part of the Symposium Times of Waste – Handling Matter and took place on June 17, 2021 in the session Methodes & practices to re/present transnational material research.
The symposium Times of Waste – Handling Matter is an online event conceptualized and curated by the research team Times of Waste at FHNW Academy of Art and Design Basel, realized in collaboration with the Cluster Matters of Activity at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (MoA) and the Kunstgewerbemuseum der Staatlichen Museen Berlin (KGM). The event took place on Zoom from 17.-18.6.2021 and was providing a platform to discuss the engagement with (waste) material as well as response/able and careful ways of handling materiality in sciences, arts and collections.
For more information about the symposium and the research project Times of Waste visit: