Discursive

4-26 January 2019

Forensic Justice: Talk by Maria Hlavajova

Forensic Architecture, The Killing of Nadeem Nawara and Mohammed Abu Daher, 2014

Please join for a close reading and a walkthrough of the highly appraised exhibition Forensic Justice with Maria Hlavajova, BAK’s general and artistic director! The gathering offers a discussion of the works in the exhibition and an impromptu glossary of concepts, such as “forum,” “counter forensics,” “public truth,” “verification,” “unlikely common,” and “forensic justice,” for an in-depth engagement with the practice of the 2018 Turner Prize nominee Forensic Architecture. The meeting is held in English.

Costs: €5,- (includes entrance to the exhibition)

Location: Pauwstraat 13a, Utrecht

Dates:

Friday 4 January 2019 at 13.15–14.15 hrs (book your ticket here)

Friday 25 January 2019 at 13.15–14.15 hrs (book your ticket here)

Saturday 26 January 2019 at 13.15–14.15 hrs (book your ticket here)

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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.