Public Event

Transcultural Networking
Wednesday, May 24,2023, 18:30-20:00 (CET)
Open Art Museum, St. Gallen, and online
Bernd Fechner and Hannah Jacobi

The talk will be in German.

Live Stream

Image: work by Jamshid Aminfar. Courtesy of Outsider Inn Gallery, Tehran.

The live stream starts on Wednesday, May 24, at 18:30 CET. Please press play.

In frame of the ongoing exhibition “Outsider Art Under the Crescent Moon” at Open Art Museum in St. Gallen, Switzerland, art manager and networker Bernd Fechner and art historian Hannah Jacobi present their work with, platform for dialog and exchange between the Middle Eastern region and Europe, and transcultural network of cooperation. In doing so, they will speak about contemporary Iranian art and West-Eastern imagery, as well as definitions of outsider art or art brut in Iran.

Bernd Fechner, Hannah Jacobi, “Kleine Topografie west-östlicher Bildwelten
und iranischer Gegenwartskunst”, in: exh. cat. Outsider Art Unter dem Halbmond – Iran, Open Art Museum, St. Gallen, 2023. Cover image.