Learning

24-26 February 2009

Introduction to the project Former West

Tuesday 24 February, 11.00–12.45 hrs
Seminar

Thursday 26 February, 15.15–17.00 hrs
Introduction to the project Former West

Required reading:
-Okwui Enwezor, ‘Tebitt’s Ghost, Negotiating Culture in Europe Cold war to Post Wall’, in: The Manifesta Decade, eds. Elena Filopovic and BarbaraVanderlinden (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2006), pp. 175–186
-Maria Hlavajova, ‘Towards the Normal: Negotiating the “Former East”’, in: The Manifesta Decade, eds. Elena Filopovic and Barbara Vanderlinden (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2006), pp. 153–167

Suggestions from the archive

Book Launch

Education Program

26 October–30 November 2020

Course: Art as Politics [Rerun on Request]

Due to popular demand, BAK Public Studies offers yet another rerun of the online course Art as Politics, taking place on the following dates: 26 October & 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 November 2020. This digital extension of BAK Public Studies, taught by Maria Hlavajova, is prompted by the urgency to continue collective thinking through, learning about, and imagining critical, politically-informed artistic practices that grasp—and intervene into—the present.

Exhibition

30 September–11 October 2020

HKU MA Fine Art Graduation Show: If Not Now

From 30 September–11 October 2020, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, Utrecht hosts If Not Now, the graduation exhibition of the 2018−2020 MA Fine Art class of HKU University of the Arts Utrecht, curated by Katia Krupennikova.