Annual theme "Fragile Identities" 

Three-part Symposium "Fragile Identities" (2013/14)



Panel 6: (Dis)identifications –Digitality and Subject 

Florian Cramer, Jana Euler and James Richards


Florian Cramer



Florian Cramer is reader for new media and their impact on creative professions at the Willem de Kooning Academy Rotterdam University and director of the school's research centre Creating 010. He is also dean of the Parallel University of WORM, Rotterdam’s venue and production space for experimental music, film and media. Prior to that, the literary scholar and art historian worked as research associate at the Peter Szondi Institute of Comparative Literature at the Freie Universität Berlin (1999–2004). His most recent publication is the collection of essays entitled Anti-Media. Ephemera on Speculative Arts (nai010 publishers, 2013).


Jana Euler was born in 1982 in Friedberg, Germany. She studied from 2002 till 2008 at the Städelschule in Frankfurt. And from 2003 to 2006 at the Goethe-University in Frankfurt. In 2007 she was a gueststudent of the Masterprogram of the Glasgow School of Arts. Her work has been shown in recent solo exhibitions at Cabinet, London (2013); Galerie Neu, Berlin (2013); Cubitt, London(2012); Real Fine Arts, New York (2012) and Sotoso, Brussels (2012). She has shown in group exhibitions at The Whitney Museum of American Art with Stewart Uoo (2013); Kunstverein München, Germany (2013) and MD72, Berlin (2012). Currently she lives and works in Brussels and Rosbach. 


James Richards is an artist living and working in London. Recent solo shows have been held at Rodeo Istanbul (2013), CCA Kitakyushu (2012) and Chisenhale Gallery (2011). Recent Group exhibitions include Otherwise Unexplained Fires, Malmö Konsthall (2013); Frozen Lakes, Artists Space, New York (2013); and The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th Venice Biennale 2013. He is currently working in Berlin on the DAAD Artists-in-Berlin programme and was awarded the 2012 Jarman Award for film and video.