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SCHEDULE DAI-WEEK 28 September - 2 October 2014
Introduction Week: a touring car will take us on a trip from Eindhoven to Amsterdam, via Arnhem, Rotterdam and Utrecht
While hitting the road DAI merges the finals of the 2013-2014 term with the launch of the 2014-2016 cycle by bringing graduating artists, 40 incoming and returning students, graduates, graduation candidates, alumni, tutors, guest tutors, friends and (at specific moments) members of the public together around works of art, a book launch, talks, performances, screenings and meals.
Program September 28: Sunday
11:00 The exhibition Using the Museum:Dutch Art Institute at the Van Abbemuseum open to the public
13:00 arrival students at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven.
13:00 - 14:00 communal DAI-lunch & welcome (studio)
14.00: Opening speeches by Gabriëlle Schleijpen and Nick Aikens (studio)
14:40 Performance Sylvia Ulloa (studio)
14.55 Performance Malina Suleiman with Eduardo Cachucho (studio)
15:20 Workshop with Anneke Ingwersen (studio)
15:40 Tour with Michelle Brown (beginning at the Kormeling House)
16:00 Performance Marie-Andree Pellerin (2nd floor)
17:00 - 18:30 DAI graduation ceremony in the museum's auditorium, followed by a toast in the museum's cafe. All welcome.
19:00 - 21:30 Communal DAI-dinner at Temporary Art Centre Eindhoven
Overnight stay in Eindhoven
Practical information: September 28
* route from the train station to the Van Abbemuseum, Bilderdijklaan 10: http://goo.gl/maps/RYGwZ )
* route from Van Abbemuseum to check in at 3BE Youth Hostel: http://goo.gl/maps/rO00m
Please make sure to check in at the hostel at 14:00 or 17:30 or between 20:00 and 24:00.
The hostel is closed between 11:00 and 14:00 and between 18:00 and 20:00.
18:30 Leave Van Abbemuseum for dinner at TAC, Temporary Art Centre, route http://goo.gl/maps/Fq5cx
Vonderweg 1, Eindhoven
Program September 29: Monday
From 9.30 onward at the Van Abbemuseum's auditorium:
Presentations curriculum 2014-2015, starting with an introduction to the course structure by Gabriëlle Schleijpen and an explanation on how students and the different projects will be matched.
10.30 Project Presentation Roaming Academy 1 ~ Grant Watson & Yael Davids
11.30 Project Presentation Roaming Academy 2 ~ Doreen Mende & The Otolith Group
12.30 - 13.30 Communal lunch will be served in the museum's cafe
13.30 - 14:30 Project Presentation CO-OP Academy 1 ~ Open! platform for Art, Culture & the Public Domain
14:30 - 15.30 Project Presentation CO-OP Academy 2 ~ Van Abbemuseum `
Q & A
17:20 Touringcar arrives at Bilderdijklaan 10, van Abbemuseum
17:30 departure from van Abbemuseum to Nieuwe Oeverstraat 50 (around the corner of DAI in the Kortestraat in Arnhem)
19:00 Communal dinner at the DAI's cantina
Overnight stay in Arnhem
Practical information: September 29
*Tip for the night: leave your luggage at DAI - tomorrow we will start the day with a walk from the youth hostel to DAI via the park
*Check in at Youth Hostel StayOkay Arnhem before 23:30. Diepenbrocklaan 27. route: http://goo.gl/maps/fJcv4
*Or take bus 91 towards Apeldoorn, get out at Moscowa http://goo.gl/maps/fJFmc
Practical information: September 29 group TO MAKE A WORK
Michelle, Eduardo, Malina, Marie-Andree, Bryony, Eona, Maria, Bonbon leave the train station in Eindhoven to Rotterdam by train. In Rotterdam they will re-unite with Grant, Kim, Abner, Louis and Wendelien in order to install their pop-up show To Make A Work.
Check in at Youth Hostel Ani & Haakien. route: http://goo.gl/maps/WSngN
Route from Ani & Haakien hostel to Upominki: walking http://goo.gl/maps/DtrGs or metro ABC: http://goo.gl/maps/is1hy or tram 8: http://goo.gl/maps/FhpMq
Program September 30: Tuesday
8:30 Breakfast Stayokay
9:30 Group walk from Stayokay to the Sonsbeek Park
9:45 - 10:15 Sonsbeek Entr'acte
10.45 DAI: Round table with staff about all things practical
12:30 Communal lunch DAI cantina
13.30 Touringcar departs from Oeverstraat to Rotterdam
15.15 Arrival Youth Hostel King Kong, Witte de Withstraat 74, Rotterdam (20 students)
15:30 Arrival Youth Hostel Ani & Haakien, Coolsestraat 47, Rotterdam (20 students)
17:00 Walk to art space Upominki
17:30 Festive opening & drinks: DAI Pop up show TO MAKE A WORK / MOTIVATION, AFFINITY, CIRCUMSTANCE at Upominki with a talk & tour by special guest Adrian Rifkin
19:30 Walk to Het Wilde Weten where we will join several Rotterdam based DAI alumni
20:00 Communal dinner at Het Wilde Weten organized and cooked by DAI - alumni Yoeri Alexander Guepin, Rei Kakiuchi (chefs) with the help of alumna Eva Olthof (Het Wilde Weten) and Fotini Gouseti.
Overnight in Rotterdam
Practical information: September 30
* route from King Kong hostel to Upominki walking: http://goo.gl/maps/CkwrD or tram 8: http://goo.gl/maps/kGVFM
* route from King Kong hostel to Het Wilde Weten http://goo.gl/maps/GyxIq
* route from Upomoniki to Het Wilde Weten: http://goo.gl/maps/oqsVV
Program October 1: Wednesday
09.20 Touringcar arrives at King Kong Hostel, Rotterdam, Witte de Withstraat 74
09.30 Touringcar arrives at Hostel Ani & Haakien Rotterdam
09:40 Departure from Ani & Haakien to Utrecht
10.30 Arrival in Utrecht, Strowis Youth Hostel, Boothstraat 8. Drop luggage, check in.
Walk to Casco, Office for Art, Design and Theory
Lange Nieuwstraat 7, Utrecht. Go to De Ruimte on the floor below Casco's offices. Arrive at the latest 11:55.
12:00 - 12:45 Seminar Presentation How To Do Things With Theory ~ Alena Alexandrova
12:45 - 13:00 Break - lunch preparations
13:00 - 13:45 Communal lunch
13:45 - 14:00 Break - clearing table
14:00 - 14:45 Seminar Presentation How To Do Things With Theory ~ Bassam El Baroni
15:00 - 15:45 Seminar Presentation How To Do Things With Theory ~ Marina Vishmidt
15:45 - 16:00 Break
DAI introduction week 2014 ~ Herbal tea at Casco (photo: Sanne Oorthuizen)
16:00 - 17:30 Project Presentation CO-OP Academy Casco / Publishing Class with Fernando Garcia-Dory & booklaunch
17:45 - 18:00 BREAK - diner preparations
18:00 - 18:45 Communal dinner
18:45 - 19:00 BREAK - clearing tables
19:00 - 21:30 Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Art 2014 lecture by Wendelien van Oldenborgh, a co-production of Casco, the artist, and prize organizers the Dr A.H. Heineken Foundation and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. Read more here.
Overnight in Utrecht.
Practical information: October 1
Route from Strowis Youth Hostel to Casco : http://goo.gl/maps/I9HYC
Program October 2: Thursday
09.50 Touringcar arrives at Strowis, Utrecht, Boothstraat 8
10:00 Departure to Amsterdam, Westerdok 606.
10:45 Arrival Westerdok 606, drop luggage at If I Can't Dance I Don't Want to Be Part Of Your Revolution, get back in the bus, drive to
Prins Hendrikkade 142, De Appel.
11:00 Welcome by Lorenzo Benedetti, director of De Appel
11.15 Curator Mark Kremer will present an introductory talk to the exhibition When Elephants Come Marching In
12:30 walk from De Appel to If I Can't Dance I Don't Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution
12.30 - 13.15 Roaming Academy Project Presentation by team If I Can't Dance I Don't Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution
13.15 - 14.15 Communal lunch
14.15 - 15:00 Roaming Academy Project Presentation continuation with Jon Mikel Euba
15.00- 17:00 Student introduction Summerschool Marfa 2014, Q & A, FINAL DRINKS
17:00 END OF PROGRAM (walk from IICD to Central Station)
Practical information: October 2
12:30 Walk from De Appel to IICD: route http://goo.gl/maps/FLR2S
17:00 Walk from IICD to Central Station: http://goo.gl/maps/Jkypn