Conference within Tension & Conflit: Video Art after 2008, coordinated by Universidade Católica Portuguesa.
This two-day conference will present a series of institutional practices geared towards establishing ongoing work with local communities who are facing conflict situations. The aim of this conference is to reflect on and encourage more work and research on the role of cultural and art institutions in conflict and post-conflict situations.
Pedro Calado – High Commissioner for Migration (PT);
Nina Power – Philosopher (UK);
Ilya Budraitskis – Historian (RU);
Ariel Caine – Forensic Architecture/Goldsmiths (UK);
Presented and mediated by: Pedro Gadanho & Luísa Santos
On December 5th, the conference continues at Universidade Católica Portuguesa with the participation of the following speakers: João Ribas – Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art (PT); Michaela Crimmin – Royal College of Art (UK); Jonas Staal – Artist (NL); Miguel Amado (Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (UK); Katerina Gregos – 1st Riga Biennial Chief Curator (LV).
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FCH|UCP, Lisbon, Portugal;
Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden;
SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin, Germany;
Royal College of Art, London, U.K.;
Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain;
Vilnius Academy of Arts, Vilnius, Lithuania;
Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde, Denmark; ENSAD, Paris, France.
Confinanciado pelo Programa Europa Criativa da União Europeia.