Decolonize the Collection. La Colonie offers a cross-disciplinary symposium that aims to illuminate, in a particular political moment, the complexity of this issue.

29.08.18 | tag: Paris

 

 

 
 
Decolonize the Collection

La Colonie is pleased to invite you to its first experimental seminar of fall 2018:Decolonize the Collection. The restitution of ancient art objects of the people that were yesterday reduced to slavery and colonized will always be a sensitive question because of the History of which it is the heir. La Colonie offers an experimental seminar, a cross-disciplinary symposium that aims to illuminate, in a particular political moment, the complexity of this issue.

Speakers

Pierre Amrouche, African art expert, poet and photographer Kader Attia, artist
Monique Jeudy Ballini and Brigitte Derlon, ethnologists Philippe Dagen, art critic
Sindika Dokolo, collector
Serge Guézo, prince of Abomey
Olympe Lemut, journalist
Silvie Memel Kassi, director of the Musée des Civilizations of Ivory Coast Steve Régis Kovo N’Sondé, philosopher
Luc Saucier, lawyer
Zora Snake, performer
Laura Scemama, museographer
Christine éodore, psychologist and psychoanalyst
Alain Vannier, psychoanalyst

 
September 12th 2018 from 10am 
at La Colonie
128 rue La Fayette
75010 Paris

 

You will find all the necessary information in the press-release enclosed (french version here)

Warmest regards
La Colonie