The Easttopics East Talks online program offers you the possibility to participate in courses, lectures and discussions focusing on the CEE contemporary art world with flexibility, wherever you are based. Composed of presentations by curators, artists and researchers, the second Easttopics East Talks program aims to investigate the very actual topic of Art and Future.
Video conferences are scheduled from 10am to 5pm CET. Recordings will be available after each day in case you miss a live session.
The live video conferences will run on Zoom, please check the technical requirements here.
Live captioning will be available during the video conference.
Dates: 1-3 October
Deadline: 27 September
Fee: 200 EUR
The Art and Future conference is open to all individuals around the world.
The Art and Future East Talks will focus on the following thematics:
Maja and Reuben FOWKES: Ecological concerns in the Art of Central and Eastern Europe - A historical approach (1960- 1970)
Róna KOPECZKY: Agnes DENES, the pioneer of Eco-Logic and Environmental Conceptual Art
Selma SELMAN: Superpositional Intersectionalism - a 100 year plan curated by AI
Joanna WARSZA: Needs and means of making biennials under pandemic
Joanna WARSZA: Autostrada Biennial
Ágnes Karolina BAKK & Mihály MINKÓ: How to communicate in the future (with our plants)? Researching and visualizing plant cognition with artistic methods in university lab setting
Eszter SZAKÁCS: Figuring the Future of Grassroots Alliances in Art Organizing
Barnabás BENCSIK: Antal LAKNER
Fiction and Speculation – When the Art Objects become Prototypes for Tactile Use