Toward being together otherwise


Exhibition Project

14 September 2019–12 January 2020

Trainings for the Not-Yet

Together with artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst presents the project Trainings for the Not-Yet, starting September 2019. The project consists of an exhibition as a series of “community learnings,” performative workshops, artworks, learning objects, and conversations. In the framework of this project, intensive collaborations with (inter)national artists, theorists, and activists take place, as well as collaborations with initiatives and communities based (mainly) in Utrecht.

Opening weekend

14-15 September 2019

Opening: Trainings for the Not-Yet/The City Staircase

The opening weekend of Trainings for the Not-Yet, an exhibition project in collaboration with artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, takes place during the cultural Uitfeest in Utrecht. It opens with The City Staircase (Het trappenhuis van de stad): a series of conversations with 100 Utrecht residents, on how they envision the future of the city of Utrecht.

Education Program

23 September–28 October 2019

Course: Art and Politics (BAK Public Studies)

From 23 September until 28 October 2019, BAK organizes the course “Art and Politics.” In six weekly sessions, the participants learn about how contemporary art relates to the political in an accessible way. The course is taught by Maria Hlavajova, BAK’s general and artistic director. Deadline for registrations: 17 September 2019.