Learning

17-19 February 2009

1989 on: Examples of Curatorial Practices and Landmark Exhibitions

Tuesday 17 February, 11.00–12.45 hrs
1989 on: Examples of Curatorial Practices and Landmark Exhibitions

Thursday 19 February, 15.15–17.00 hrs
Seminar

Required Reading: -Carin Kuoni, ed., Words of Wisdom, A Curator’s Vade Mecum on Contemporary Art (New York: ICI/Independent Curators International, 2001) (Entires by Jean-Hubert Martin, Bartolomeu Mari, Richard Flood, Thelma Golden, Jean-Christophe Ammann and at least one additional entry are compulsory)
-Viktor Misiano, ‘Terms of Engagement: A Conversation with Teresa Gleadowe’, Manifesta Journal no. 4 (Winter 2004), pp. 24–31
-John Miller, ‘The show you love to hate: a psychology of the mega exhibition’, in: Reesa Greenberg et al (eds) Thinking about Exhibitions, (London: Routledge, 2005), pp. 269-275

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Summer School

9-13 September 2019

Bratislava BAK Summer School: Art as Politics

The Bratislava BAK Summer School: Art as Politics is a collaborative and intensive learning week in Bratislava from 9–13 September 2019, organized in partnership with Open Studio/ Studio IN – Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, APART Collective in Bratislava, and initiated by Kristína Országhová.

Exhibition

4-18 July 2019

Futures Without…

HKU MA Fine Art Graduation Show with daily performances

From 4–18 July 2019, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst hosts the HKU MA Fine Art Graduation Show Futures Without... This transdisciplinary graduation show features video, spatial installations, sound and visual experiences, drawings, objects and photographs. It also hosts a vivid program of daily performances.

Series

10 March 2019–05 January 2020

BAK, basis voor…

In the series BAK, basis voor…, BAK joins forces with other organizations in addressing shared urgencies and developing propositions for “being together otherwise.” The series is part of the preparatory phase of the forthcoming project Trainings for the Not-Yet, organized by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk and BAK from September 2019–January 2020.