Funded Projects



Contemporary Art History for Tomorrow. Schaffung von Grundlagen für die Kunstgeschichtsschreibung von Morgen.

The aim of this project is the conception and establishment of an online research database in conjunction with online finding aids  - on the basis of the existing investigation of the inventory of the Research Centre for Artists' Publications - for making this significant inventory accessible for the public research. 

Funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media



Radiokunst: Zur Entwicklung eines Mediums zwischen Ästhetik und sozio-kultureller Wirkungsgeschichte. Radio Art: On the Development of a Medium between Aesthetics and Sociocultural History of Reception.

(A research project by  Anne Thurmann-Jajes together with Ursula Frohne/University of Cologne and Maria Peters/University of Bremen).
The research project covers several publications, a research platform, workshops, an international conference, as well as  exhibitions for the mediation of the research results. 

Funded by the Volkswagen Foundation



Poetry goes Art & vice versa – Zur Entstehung und Entwicklung der Konkreten und Visuellen Poesie als künstlerische Strömung seit den 1950er Jahren in der Schweiz, Brasilien, Schweden, Österreich und Deutschland.

The project covers an exhibition, a publication, an international conference with documentation, as well as a multimedia edition of the work of Gerhard Rühm.

Supported by the German Federal Cultural Foundation and the Art Foundation NRW 



Living Memory. Artists’ Publications in Europe – A Network for Indexing, Presentation and Communication

(Project director Anne Thurmann-Jajes, together with Lilijana Stepančič, Ljubljana/Slovenia and Sylvie Boulanger, Chatou/France).

Supported by the European Commission, Culture 2007–2013



Art on Air – Radiokunst im Wandel.

Supported by the Foundation Kunstfonds



Art ‚In-Formation’. Communication Aesthetics and Network Structures in Art since the 1960s to the Present.

(together with Ursula Frohne), International Conference in Bremen 30.11.-1.12.2007

Funded by the Research Association Artists' Publications



Exhibition Project about Sound Art.

The project covers a series of concerts, a radio program, the exhibition „Vinyl. Records and Covers by Artists“ (curated by Guy Schraenen), an art fair as well as a series of films and an international conference.

Supported by the German Federal Cultural Foundation