THE KNOT is a project curated by: Markus Bader (raumlabor), Oliver Baurhenn
(disk/ctm), Jakub Szreder and Raluca Voinea (E-cart.ro)

Markus Bader

Markus Bader *1968 (DE) studied architecture in Berlin and London. 1999 Co-founder of the group raumlabor_berlin, a work and action collective for architecture, art, intervention and urbanism. Since 2009 Guestprofessor for Conception at the Academy for Art, Architecture and Design VSUP, Prague. Important works among others are a dynamic developement concept for the airport Tempelhof in Berlin (2007-08) and the participation in exhibitions, such as the Architecture Biennale Venice 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010.


Oliver Baurhenn

Oliver Baurhenn *1970 (DE) since 2001 is one of the three artistic directors of CTM club transmediale – international festival for adventurous music and related visual arts. Founder of the project space General Public and of the association DISK – Initative Bild & Ton e.V. for promotion of audio-visual arts with a special focus on Eastern and South-Eastern European Countries.


Jakub Szreder

Jakub Szreder *1977 (PL) graduated at the sociology department of Jagiellonian University (Krakow). He works as a curator of interdisciplinary projects actively engaging in social context and public sphere, frequently relating to urban environment, working with public space and reshaping spatial practices. He works also as a writer and editor of publications linking artistic aspects and critical theory. In Fall 2009 he’s started his PhD research in Loughborough University School of Art and Design about the public potential of contemporary curatorial methods and artistic practices.

Raluca Voinea

Raluca Voinea *1978 (RO) art critic and curator, works in Bucharest. Studied Art History and Theory in Bucharest (1997-2001), Curating Contemporary Art in London (2004-2006).
Co-founded E-cart.ro in 2006, a non-profit, independent institution dedicated to researching, producing and disseminating modern and contemporary art and architecture. Since 2008
co-editor of IDEA. Art + Society magazine, published in Cluj, Romania.