Where Free University of Bolzano, Bozen

Time 6:30 pm

Language English, Italian, German

The public seminar Inhabited Dissonance. Bozen-Bolzano 1922-2024 is conceived and coordinated by the working group of the interdisciplinary research project “Curating Bolzano fascist heritage. A Sustainable Approach to a City’s Dissonant Heritage”. The project reflects on the traces of fascist architectural heritage in Bolzano by adopting curatorial practices and methodologies of participatory public history. It is conducted by the Faculty of Design and Art of the Free University of Bolzano-Bozen, in collaboration with the Faculty of Education (University of Bolzano-Bozen, Brixen-Bressanone), the Platform for Cultural Heritage and Cultural Production, the TUM – Technical University of Munich, BAU – Institute for Contemporary Arts and Ecology, and Lungomare.

The project will end with an exhibition and three artistic projects in April 2025.


Public Seminar
5 – 7 June


05.06.24, 6:30 pm [Room D1.01, English]
On Fascism, Nature and Soil
Dr. Roberta Biasillo (Ultrecht University) & Ela Spalding (Artist)


06.06.24, 6:30 pm [Room D1.02, Italian/German]
Monumenti e spazio pubblico
Denkmäler und öffentlicher Raum
Dr. Carmen Belmonte (Biblioteca Hertziana/Università di Roma Tre) & Eduard Freudmann (Artist)


07.06.24, 6:30 pm [Room D1.02, Italian/German]
Simulacri antichi e conflitti di memorie: il fascismo e la storia
Antike Simulakren und Erinnerungskonflikte: Faschismus und Geschichte
Dr. Paola Salvatori (Scuola Normale Superiore) & Stefano Graziani (Artist)