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09 June 2020

Positive subsidy advice for BAK

BAK is very proud and happy with both the advice presented by the Dutch Culture Council (Raad voor Cultuur) to the Minister of Education, Culture and Science on 4 June 2020, and the advice presented by the Advisory Committee Culture 2021–2024 (Adviescommissie Cultuurnota 2021–2024) to the Municipality of Utrecht today, 10 June 2020. Both have […]

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02 June 2020

In Solidarity

BAK is grateful for and stands with the work and activism being done to battle systematic anti-blackness and other forms of racist violence internationally and in the Netherlands, our home, understanding Europe as an epicenter in its formation and continuance. We are continually working to find ways as a cultural institution and as individuals to […]

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12 March 2020

Covid-19: BAK’s physical site temporarily closed

While BAK’s physical site is currently closed due to Covid-19*, our online platforms (bakonline.org, formerwest.org, and callthewitness.org) continue providing extensive access to the propositional, futural, and urgency-driven practices of artists, scientists, and activists from within our collaborations. In this moment of crisis, rather than relocating our work online and accelerating its cyberspace presence, BAK chooses […]