Kunstfiguren - Gestaltungsprozesse fiktiver Identitäten

This transdisciplinary research project analyses the phenomenon of ‘Kunstfiguren’ – a form of representation that is currently widespread in the media, but has hardly been a subject of research up to now.


  • Lead department Bern University of the Arts
  • Institute Institute Practices and Theories in the Arts
  • Research unit Art as Research: artistic creation and epistemologies
  • Funding organisation SNSF
  • Duration (planned) 01.07.2019 - 31.12.2022
  • Project management Fabiana Senkpiel
  • Head of project Fabiana Senkpiel