palazzo zorzi, may 30th, 2013
[10am-1pm | 3-6pm]
WELCOME SPEECHES: 10am – 10:20am
Ms Yolanda Valle-Neff, director of the UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, Venice (Italy)
Amb. Margit Waestfelt, alternate secretary general of the Central European Initiative, Trieste
Ms Giuliana Carbi Jesurun, president of the Trieste Contemporanea Committee
FIRST SESSION: 10:30am – 1pm
Ms Aurora FONDA
curator, A plus A Slovenian Exhibition Centre of Venice
Curatorial practices… is there a formula?
Ms Monica MORARIU
commissioner of the Romanian Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale
Romanian Art Market
Ms Justyna WESOLOWSKA
curator, Foksal Gallery, Warsaw
What can the poor curator do for the poor artist? To what extent should the
curator’s work be determined by the need to develop the local arts scene?
Ms Janka VUKMIR
director of the Institute for Contemporary Art, Zagreb
Time Stood Still
Ms Suzana MILEVSKA
theoretician and curator of visual art and culture, Skopje
Art as Teaching, Teaching as Art.
Mr Marco SCOTTI
PhD student, University of Parma
MoRE Museum. A model for an approach to digital curation and preservation.
Mr Ştefan RUSU
curator KSAK Center for Contemporary Art, Chisinau
Activating the public space – Experiencing urban porosity.
Mr Stefano ROMANO
artist and curator, Naples / Tirana
Keep off the grass! Artistic strategies in public space.
Ms Inna REUT
independent curator and publicist, Minsk / Warsaw
The Exhibition that Wasn't.
Mr Melentie PANDILOVSKI
director of the Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba
The Inflatable World of Chico MacMurtrie and Amorphic Robot Works.
Ms Nina FISHER and Mr Maroan EL SANI
visual artists and filmmakers, Berlin
Myth of Tomorrow.
Mr Branko FRANCESCHI
commissioner of the Croatian Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale, Zagreb
Between the Rock and the Hard Place.
FIRST SESSION DISCUSSION
LUNCH: 1pm – 2pm
CB WG: 2pm – 3pm
SECOND SESSION: 3pm – 6pm
Ms Kalliopi LEMOS
sculptor, painter and installation artist, London
“I Am I Between Worlds and Between Shadows”. The use of art in the discussion
of the effects of suppression and violence against women.
Ms Beral MADRA
director of the BM Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul
TASWIR, A Sensible Representation.
Ms Vladiya MIHAYLOVA
curator, Sofia City Art Gallery
Mr Alexandru DAMIAN
deputy commissioner of the Romanian Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale
The Romanian Pavilion of Venice Biennale. History and inquiries.
Mr Jonathan BLACKWOOD
independent art historian and curator, Glasgow / Sarajevo
Curatorial Echoes in a Vacated Lot: Curating Contemporary Art in Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Ms Aleksandra Estela BJELICA MLADENOVIĆ
curator, Cultural Centre of Belgrade
Curator as collector in turbulent times?
Ms Almút Shulamit BRUCKSTEIN ÇORUH
director ha’atelier, Berlin
BLIND DATE: Ornament and Abstraction. An Exhibition in Istanbul and Some Questions about Visibility, Resonance, the Art of Citation, and the Impossibility of Cultural Representation in Exhibition Making.
Ms Anda ROTTENBERG
freelance curator and writer, Warsaw
Ms Sergia Adamo
literary theory scholar, Trieste
Reading Art, Writing Art
COFFEE: 4:30pm – 4:40pm
Mr Lorenzo FUSI
artistic director of the Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool
Is the anti-museum a good antidote for the museum’s racechanges?
Ms Iara BOUBNOVA
The Eye Never Sees Itself.
Ms Milada ŚLIZIŃSKA
art historian and curator, Warsaw
title to be confirmed
Ms Başak ŞENOVA
independent curator, Istanbul
Perceptive Occupation and Control.
Ms Maja ĆIRIĆ
commissioner of the Serbian Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale
The Unstable Positions of the Curatorial.
SECOND SESSION DISCUSSION
PRESENTATION OF MY PICK BOOK AND FINAL DISCUSSION
updated [May 24, 2013]