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

Exhibitionary

Screening

15 July 2021, 18.30-20.00

Fragments of Repair/Gathering VI: Invisible Bridges

A public program realized in the framework of the multi-part project Fragments of Repair

Taking place on Thursday 15 July 2021, the sixth gathering of Fragments of Repair/Gatherings, consists of a screening of artist Kader Attia’s Reason’s Oxymorons (2015) and a conversation between Kader Attia (Berlin) and Stefania Pandolfo (medical anthropologist, Berkeley, CA).

Screening

24 June 2021, 17.30-20.00

Fragments of Repair/Gathering V: The Object’s Interlacing

A public program realized in the framework of the multi-part project Fragments of Repair

Taking place on Thursday 24 June 2021, the fifth gathering of Fragments of Repair/Gatherings, consists of a screening of artist Kader Attia’s The Object’s Interlacing (2020), followed by a conversation between Souleymane Bachir Diagne (philosopher New York/Dakar) and Wayne Modest (material culture curator and researcher, Amsterdam/Rotterdam).

Education Program

21 June, 19.00–7 July, 21.00 2021

Course: Art as Politics

An Online Extension of BAK Public Studies

A new edition of the online course Art as Politics, taking place on the following dates: 21, 23, 28 and 30 June & 5 and 7 July 2021. The course, taught by BAK’s Maria Hlavajova, brings those involved and/or interested in art, theory, and social action into collective conversation.