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2022
September 2022
  • Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel. 2., durchgesehene und ergänzte Auflage. Zürich: Hier und Jetzt 2022 (2021) ist als eines von acht Büchern für den Bündner Literaturpreis 2023 nominiert!
July 2022
  • 13th SAR (Society for Artistc Research) Conference Mend—Blend—Attend. (Moderator)
    Bauhaus Universität Weimar, June 30-July 3, 2022.
June 2022
  • Tampere University Research Assessment Exercise 2022 (Member Expert Panel)
    Visit Week, Tampere University, Tampere, June 13-17, 2022.
April 2022
  • Giaco Schiesser (Hrsg.), Roland Flückiger-Seiler, Corina Lanfranchi, Ralph Feiner (Fotografien): Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel.
    2., durchgesehene und ergänzte Auflage. Zürich: Hier und Jetzt 2022 (1. Aufl.: 2021). 8. April 2022.
March 2022
  • Giaco Schiesser:
    (1) Basic Questionnaire (Template and Example)
    (2) Annotated Checklist/Guidelines “Main Problematics of Artistic Research Doctorates Supervision for conceptualizing artistic research doctorates”
    (3) Integral Questionnaire for Input / Feedback / Evaluation for PhD candidates, supervisors and administrators alike
    [= Output Workpackage Doctoral Supervisors. Multi-skilled Superheroes or Co-Competent Team Workers?]
    In: Erasmus+ Research project: Advancing Supervision for Artistic Research Doctorates: Project Outputs (online), March 31, 2022.
  • Giaco Schiesser:
    (4) Doctoral Supervisors. Some Reflections on the Process, the Research Results and the Delivery of the Work Package.
    In: Erasmus+ Research project: Advancing Supervision for Artistic Research Doctorates: Undoing Supervision. A Compendium of Key Issues In Supervising Artistic Research Doctorates (online), March 31, 2022.
February 2022 (September 2018 – Februray 2022)
  • Erasmus+ Research project Advancing Supervision for Artistic Research Doctorates (co-applicant, member project team):
    Project Website: Advancing Supervision
    Final Outputs:
    All project outputs: https://advancingsupervision.eu/outputs/
    Final Book: https://advancingsupervision.eu/3d-flip-book/undoing-supervision-a-compendium-of-key-issues-in-supervising-artistic-research-doctorates/
    Funding Agency: EU / Programme: Erasmus+
    EC Project Number: September 1, 2018- August 31, 2021/Feb 28, 2021 (expanded, due to the Corona pandemy)
    Partners: Academy of Fine Arts Vienna / Austria (Lead); Aaarhus School of Architecture / Denmark; Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design/University of Bergen / Norway; Orpheus Institute Ghent / Belgium; Glasgow School of Arts / UK; University of Art and Design Linz / Austria; Academy of Fine Arts Prague / Czech Republic;  Zurich University of the Arts /Switzerland; European League of Institutes of the Arts (ELIA)
    Capacity: Co-Applicant, member project team
  • Deliveries: 3 Multiplayer Events in Stuttgart (2019), Ghent (2020) and Vienna (2021), Project Outputs + Compendium of Key Issues
2021

December 2021

  • Buchvernissage: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel. (Podiumsteilnehmer)
    Buchervernissage für die Aktionär:innen der Kurhaus Bergün AG und die Bergüner:innen.
    Kurhaus Bergün, Bergün, 11.12.2021.
  • Zurich PhD group: Meeting 2021, #6.
    on-line meeting, Dec 7, 2021.

November 2021

  • Buchvernissage: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel. (Podiumsteilnehmer)
    Theater Garage, Basel, 20.11.2021.

October 2021

  • Zurich PhD group: Meeting 2021, #5.
    on-line meeting,Oct 28, 2021.
  • Erasmus+ Project Advancing Supervision for Artist Research Doctorates:
    Multiplier Conference Advancing Supervision for Artist Research Doctorates & beyond. (Presenter)
    Organized by Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Oct. 21+22, 2021.
  • (Postponed) Bucharest Biennale 2020. (Moderator, Supervisor)
    Bucharest, Oct. 4+5, 2021.

September 2021

  • Zurich PhD group: Meeting 2021, #4.
    on-line meeting, Sep 30, 2021.
  • Buchvernissage: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel. (Moderation)
    Buchervernissage für die Geldgeber:innen, veranstaltet vom Verwaltungsrat der Kurhaus Bergün AG und dem Verlag “Hier und Jetzt”.
    Kurhaus Bergün, Bergün, 17.9.2021.
  • Buchervernissage: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel. (Einleitung)
    Öffentliche Buchervernissage, organisiert vom Verlag “Hier und Jetzt”. Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, 16.9.2021.
  • Giaco Schiesser (Hrsg.), Roland Flückiger-Seiler, Corina Lanfranchi, Ralph Feiner (Fotografien): Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel. Zürich: Hier und Jetzt 2021.  Verlags-Programmvorschau Herbst 2021 / Verlagskatalog | Pressestimmen
  • Das Grand Hotel auf dem Landsgemeindeplatz.
    In: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel.
  • Das Geheimnis des Kinos.
    In: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel.
  • Ferien in der Schweiz, 1930 – 1960.
    In: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel.
  • Kunst und Kultur im Kurhaus, 1906 – 2021.
    In: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel.
  • Preda–Bergün. Von der Bob- zur Schlittelbahn. (Zusammen mit Corina Lanfranchi)
    In: Kurhaus Bergün – Der Traum vom Grand Hotel.

August 2021

  • Zurich PhD group: Meeting 2021, #3: Retreat.
    Kurhaus Bergün, August 22-28, 2021.

July 2021

  • Zurich PhD group: Meeting 2021, #2. (Head + presenter)
    Guest: Petra Köhle + Nicolas Vermot, PhD (alumni of the programme),  will present and discuss their  collaborative  PhD artefact and their disputatio.
    ZHdK, July 14-16, 2021.

May 2021

  • 9th Bucharest Biennale: Farewell to Research. (Moderator + supervisor)
    →  Postponed again, to October 2021.The  Biennale’s core exhibition-in-process, where twenty selected researchers from ten European doctoral programs participate (University of Bergen, Bucharest National University of the Arts, Hungarian University of Fine Arts, TU Dublin, PXL Hasselt, Uniarts Helsinki, Slade School of Fine Art London, Academy of Fine Arts Prague, Vilnius Academy of Arts, Zurich University of the Arts).  Bucharest, May 6-13, 2021. (Postponed  from 2020 to 2021, due to the Corona pandemic)
  • Presentation of the PhD programme + the PhD group Fine Arts at ZHdK, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary (2011-2020) of the PhD cooperation in Fine Arts, Kunstuniversität Linz – ZHdK.
    PhD colloquium (summer term), Kunstuniversität Linz, Linz/Austria, May 7, 2021.

March 2021

  • Zurich PhD group: Meeting 2021, #1. (Head + presenter)
    Guest: Kai Ziegner, PhD (alumnus), presenting and discussing his final PhD artefact.
    on-line meeting, March 25+26, 2021.

January 2021

  • Disputatio of Kai Ziegner’s PhD Eine Geschichte der Gewalt. Photographieren und Schreiben als Erfahrung, Experiment und Erkenntnis (A History of Violence. Photography and Writing as an Experience, Experiment and Insight), online due  to the Corona pandemic,  Jan 28, 2021. (First supervisor, member of the examination committee)