Freiraum is an annual online, hybrid festival materializing in multiple locations in Europe, featuring panel discussions and virtual exhibitions. During the event on campus, instructors and students will attend a live broadcast
Freiraum is an annual online, hybrid festival materializing in multiple locations in Europe, featuring panel discussions and virtual exhibitions. During the event on campus, instructors and students will attend a live broadcast of the Freiraum online program and will participate in the live discussions.
The Frances Rich School of Fine and Performing Arts is a member of Freiraum through the Visual Arts program. Effie Halivopoulou, Visual Arts instructor, is a member of the Curatorial Team.
When: November 19 | 15:00-19:00
Where: NPS Painting Studio (Online & Hybrid)
The Visual Arts program of the Frances Rich School of Fine and Performing Arts
SESSION 1: DEMO-CRISIS & THE FUTURE OF PROTEST
Introduction by the moderator: Ondrej Timco (researcher, project manager)
Statements: Paolo Gerbaudo (Senior Lecturer in Digital Culture and Society, Department of Digital Humanities, Director of the Centre for Digital Culture, King’s College London), Vladan Joler (Professor at the Academy of Arts at the University of Novi Sad and founder of SHARE Foundation)
KEYNOTE CONTRIBUTION BY SILVIA FEDERICI (Professor emerita and Teaching Fellow at Hofstra University)
SESSION 2: NEW POLITICAL SUBJECTIVITIES, SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, AND SOLIDARITIES
Introduction by the moderator: Ira Bliatka (independent researcher, educator)
Statements: Nour Abouzaid (architect, programmer, Forensic Architecture researcher and MENA liaison), Slavco Dimitrov (independent researcher, queer and gender theorist, curator and activist)
Due to COVID restrictions, please send an email to [email protected] to inform us of your attendance