Education Program

19 October 2014, 17.00-19.00

The Art of Creating a State

A public discussion with the participants of the fourth New World Academy (NWA) on the role of art and culture in the creation of new states takes place on 19 October 2014 from 17.00–19.00 hrs.

Speakers include: Moussa Ag Assarid (writer and Eurpean representative of the National Liberation Movement of Azawad), Mazou Ibrahim Touré (artist, Artist Association of Azawad), Remco van Bladel (graphic designer, Amsterdam), Gabriëlle Provaas (filmmaker, Amsterdam), Simon P. Sapioper, (representative of the National Government of the Republic of West Papua), Rob Schröder (filmmaker, Amsterdam), Yazan Khalili (artist), Iva Petkovic (representative of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation, UNPO) and the participants of this fourth NWA.

Suggestions from the archive

Learning

11 March–15 April 2019

Course: Art and Politics

The basic course of the BAK School for Art and Politics is organized from 11 March until 15 April 2019. In six weekly sessions, the participants learn about how contemporary art relates to the political in an accessible way. The course is taught by Maria Hlavajova, BAK’s general and artistic director.

Exhibition

17 March 2018–31 August 2019

Museum as Parliament. The People’s Parliament of Rojava at the Van Abbemuseum

The Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven opens a space inspired by The People’s Parliament of Rojava, a project of the Democratic Self-Administration in Rojava, Northern-Syria, designed in collaboration with artist Jonas Staal and his New World Summit team. This project would not have been possible without the work of the New World Academy (2013–2016), co-founded by BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, Utrecht, and Staal.

Exhibition

Discursive

Lecture

Lecture

Lecture

Lecture

Lecture, Conversation

Learning

Lecture

Conversation

Seminar