The Silent University Resource Room is an open archive that is hosted by different arts and community organisations. It houses contributions by artists, researchers, educators and community organisations in the form of essays, publications, films and references. The Resource Room serves as a platform to highlight the broader themes and concerns of The Silent University, which are Silence, Alternative Platforms for Learning, Alternative Economies, and Migration.
The Silent University Resource Room was hosted at The Showroom, 6 February – 4 May 2013.
The Silent University started in 2012 in London in collaboration with Tate and Delfina Foundation. It was inaugurated at Tate Modern with a series of events in November and December 2012 including a symposium, a screening program, a Resource Room and a reader.
Born in Diyarbakir, Turkey in 1981, Öğüt is an artist living and working in Amsterdam and Berlin.More
Initated by artist Ahmet Ögüt, The Silent University is an autonomous knowledge exchange platform by refugees, asylum seekers and migrants.More
An independent, non-profit foundation dedicated to facilitating artistic exchange and developing creative practice through residencies, partnerships and public programming.More