Learning

10-12 March 2009

What is Critical about Critical Curatorial Practices

Tuesday 10 March , 11.00–12.45 hrs
Studio visits, lecture plus dinner: DAI, Dutch Art Institute, Enschede.

Thursday 12 March , 15.15–17.00 hrs
What is Critical about Critical Curatorial Practices?

Required Reading:
-Irit Rogoff, ‘What is a Theorist?’, in: On Knowledge Productio:, A Critical Reader in Contemporary Art, eds. Maria Hlavajova, Jill Winder, Binna Choi (Frankfurt am Main: Revolver and Utrecht: BAK, 2008)
-A Discussion Between Martha Rosler and Maria Hlavajova, ‘Deconstructing the Allegories’, in: Concerning War: A Critical Reader, eds. Maria Hlavajova, Jill Winder (Frankfurt am Main: Revolver and Utrecht: BAK, 2006)
-Mouffe, Chantal, ‘Which Public Space for Critical Artistic Practices?’ in Cork Caucus: On Art, Possibility, and Democracy, eds. Shep Steiner and Trevor Joyce (Frankfurt: Revolver, 2006), pp.150–171

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.