17 October 2017
Genshagen, Germany

IIASA at the Threshold of the Future Seminar at the Genshagen Castle

IIASA Science and Arts Research Associate Gloria Benedikt delivered the keynote at the two day seminar - On the Threshold of the Future

© René Arnold

© René Arnold

On October 17th, 2017 Gloria Benedikt delivered the keynote on the Visionary Potential of Art at the European Seminar on Democratic Development and Participation with special consideration of the potential of Art and Culture at Genshagen Castle in Geshagen, Germany.

The two day seminar entitled On the Threshold of the Future was organized by the Genshagen Foundation and supported by the French and German Ministries of Culture. In her presentation, Transformations to Sustainability: How Can Artists Support Democracy Building and Participation?, Benedikt discussed findings from the report The Art of Systems Analysis and presented the recent dance-science production InDilemma as an example of how art and science, when combined, can engage citizens in decision making in novel ways.

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Gloria Benedikt

Science and Art Project Leader

Genshagen Foundation

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
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