Asger Jorn and the Controversial Topicality of Situationism

  • André Eiermann
Keywords: Asger Jorn, Co-ritus, Kunstsilo, relational aesthetics, relational antagonism, postspectacular theatre, détournement, dérive


With focus on the significance of Asger Jorn for situationism, in view of two Norwegian collections containing works by him, and with particular regard to contemporary performingn art, this article discusses the question whether – and if so: as to whether – situationism and its strategies are still of topicality today.