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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Lecture

13 May 2021

Fragments of Repair/Gathering III: Utopianism, Anti-Utopianism, and the Radical Politics of Chronotopian Ungovernability

The third gathering of Fragments of Repair/Gatherings, titled Utopianism, Anti-Utopianism, and the Radical Politics of Chronotopian Ungovernability, consists of a talk by political and ethical theorist Omedi Ochieng (Granville, OH), followed by a conversation between Ochieng and BAK’s curator of public practice Rachael Rakes (Utrecht).

Exhibition

Screening

2 May 2021, 14.30-16.30

Fragments of Repair/Gathering II: The Body’s Legacies, Pt. 2: The Postcolonial Body (online)

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

The second gathering of Fragments of Repair/Gatherings consists of a screening of artist Kader Attia’s work The Body’s Legacies, Pt. 2: The Postcolonial Body (video, 2018, 48 min.), followed by a conversation between Olivier Marboeuf (writer, critic, and curator, Paris) and Ruth Wilson Gilmore (abolitionist scholar and activist, Lisbon).

Public Program