Triggered by the COVID 19 pandemic, more and more people are realising that fundamental systematic change will be unavoidable, both on an individual and a global level.
As part of the first ever digital semester at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, students have developed Utopia-inspired concepts and created a movement based on them. Now, thanks to the WEIMAR KUNSTFEST, viewers can follow the movement's signs and interact with them in the form of a public trail through the city. Get infected at CO.RO.NA – 'CONSCIOUS 'ROUND NATIONS' and become part of the movement!
You may for example encounter ViralGaudium3000mg, a medicine for inspirational exchange, which will be dispensed by selected pharmacies. You can sit down and have a rest on the 'resonance bench' which reacts to its 'owners' and encourages them to have a chat. Meet the campaign vehicle of the 'NEU' political party. Pop into the 'travel agency of the future' to learn about the latest trends and highlights for the upcoming tourist season. Get excited about the presentation of the latest fashionable 'protective mask couture'. Visit a virtual BBB meeting room populated by bots and learn about the not at all far-fetched evacuation of the Moria camp by the AIDA aid agency's ocean liner. Contract infectious forward-looking trends that are guaranteed to provoke a new way of thinking.