A limited series of episodes that are a part of the audio archive that belongs to “Beyond Promise”; an exhibition that presents the artistic research from artists Sven Bergelt, Yara Mekawei, Mina Nasr, Kai-Hendrik Windeler, and Curator Elham Khattab about the architectural heritage of Socialism in Kairo and Leipzig to critically discuss its current relevance in terms of common good-oriented action, ecologically sustainable urbanism and the desire for a society that can interact equally.

Artists: Sven Bergelt, Yara Mekawei, Mina Nasr, and Kai-Hendrik Windeler

Curator: Elham Khattab

In collaboration: Out Of The Circle, Radio Submarine, Radio Sphere

KV – Verein für zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig

16.09. – 14.10.2022


Episode 1: October 5th, 18:18 – 19:00

Artist talks | Carina Pesch 

In-between Carina’s sound practices and sound cities talk moderated by Yara Mekawei


Episode 2: October 6th, 17:57 – 19:00

Artists‘ talk about socialism

A conversation with Beyond Promise artists and curator about their research trips and exhibition moderated by Diana Felber.


Episode 3: October 9th 16:57 – 18:00

Formal and Informal Housing in Post-Socialist Era

With Art Historian Juliane Richter (GE) and Architect Omar Nagati (EG).

Talk moderated by Curator Elham Khattab, Artist/Curator Sven Bergelt and Kai-Hendrik Windeler.


Episode 4: October 10th, 17:04 – 17:40

The Followers 

Sound composition/field records from Cairo and Leipzig.

Sendedatum: 05/10/2022 18:18 - 10/10/2022 17:40

Ort: Leipzig / Cairo

Sendung: Specials

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