Salon #2 : Social Sculpting

Salon #2 : Social Sculpting
Salon #2 : Social Sculpting

25.03.2017

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Enjoy compelling conversations with performing artists, curators, and academics in a relaxed atmosphere.

Why do artists make work outside of the black box or the exhibition space? Which place can art take within the flux of daily life in the city? Choreographer Meg Stuart, scenographer Jozef Wouters, dramaturg Jeroen Peeters, performance artist Ant Hampton, theatre maker Lotte van den Berg, and choreographer Benjamin Vandewalle attempt to give some answers.

With Meg Stuart, Jozef Wouters, Jeroen Peeters, Ant Hampton, Benjamin Vandewalle, Lotte van den Berg, Elize Mazadiego, moderated by: Sébastien Hendrickx


Organized by:
Ghent University (S:PAM - Studies in Performing Arts & Media)
Université Libre de Bruxelles (Filière en arts du spectacle vivant)
Universiteit Antwerpen (Research Centre for Visual Poetics​)

 

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Dorothea von Hantelmann

SALON #1: Opening Lecture

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SALON #1: Opening Lecture
SALON #1: Opening Lecture

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Dorothea von Hantelmann is an art historian and a curator. She is the author of How to Do Things with Art (2010), one of the seminal works on performativity within contemporary art. Her current book project explores exhibitions as ritual spaces in which fundamental values and categories of modern, liberal and market-based societies historically have been, and continue to be, practiced and reflected.

Salon #3: Activating Objects

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Salon #3: Activating Objects
Salon #3: Activating Objects

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za 25.03.17

Visual artists Hedwig Houben, Grace Schwindt and Laure Prouvost talk about the relationships between sculpture, performance and theatricality. An interesting parallel in their work is the search for activating objects that appear to be fixed, by turning them into theatrical players.  

Salon #4: Bringing nature into art

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Salon #4: Bringing nature into art
Salon #4: Bringing nature into art

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zo 26.03.17

Theatre director Philippe Quesne, visual artist Müge Yilmaz and art historian Maarten Doorman discuss possible meanings of the image of nature in art. Notions such as the romantic, the sublime and the search for authenticity will be questioned along the way.

Hito Steyerl & Rabih Mroué

Salon #5: Different practices, common grounds

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Salon #5: Different practices, common grounds
Salon #5: Different practices, common grounds

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wo 29.03.17

Filmmaker Hito Steyerl and theatre director Rabih Mroué will engage in a conversation about their artistic cooperation. The common ground of their practices is the idea of storytelling as a way of exposing (political) fictions in society and bringing them back to the domain of art.

Salon XL: Loïe Fuller – Unraveling an Icon

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Salon XL: Loïe Fuller  – Unraveling an Icon
Salon XL: Loïe Fuller  – Unraveling an Icon

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do 30.03.17

De Amerikaanse danseres en choreografe Loïe Fuller was een pionier op het gebied van moderne dans én theatertechniek. Dit Salon XL brengt onderzoekers en kunstenaars samen om haar veelzijdig karakter te ontrafelen en haar invloed op en erfenis voor hedendaagse performancekunstenaars – zoals Ola Maciejewska en Trajal Harrell – in kaart te brengen.

PERFORMATIK VIDEO: Salon #2 - Social sculpting

PERFORMATIK VIDEO: Salon #2 - Social sculpting
PERFORMATIK VIDEO: Salon #2 - Social sculpting

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do 30.03.17

Why do artists make work outside of the black box or the exhibition space? Which place can art take within the flux of daily life in the city? Choreographer Meg Stuart, scenographer Jozef Wouters, dramaturg Jeroen Peeters, performance artist Ant Hampton, theatre maker Lotte van den Berg, and choreographer Benjamin Vandewalle attempt to give some answers.