Conversation

18 May 2008

Master Humphrey’s Clock

During an intensive research period at BAK in preparation for major upcoming projects–part of which evolve through a series of public lectures and discussion groups with Utrecht University–BAK’s exhibition premises are temporarily made available for hosting a selection of short-term presentations developed by contemporary art and culture institutions in Utrecht and the Netherlands.

On Sunday 18 May 2008 at 16.00 hrs BAK, basis voor actuele kunst hosts an artist’s talk by Michael Stevenson as part of the project Master Humphrey’s Clock, organized by the participants of the Curatorial Programme 2007/2008, de Appel, Amsterdam.

On the same day a guided tour with the curators of Master Humphrey’s Clock commences at 13.00 hrs at Het Gebouw by Stanley Brouwn and Bertus Mulder: Hogeweide 3B, Leidsche Rijn, Utrecht.

In collaboration with

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.