DAI Bulletin 2014-2015 no. 2

tag: Arnhem

DAI-week number 2

SCHEDULE DAI-WEEK 3-7 November 2014

November 3: Monday

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch

14:00-18:00: How To Do Things With Theory 

The first day of this DAI-week is reserved for the three seminars of How To Do Things With Theory:

- Seminar by Marina Vishmidt

- Seminar by Alena Alexandrova

- Seminar by Bassam El Baroni

18:30: Communal dinner

19:30: DAI PUBLIC lecture: 'Image-bodies, swamps and stages / Curating through acceleration' by Bridget Crone


November 4: Tuesday

10:15-15: The Kitchen / Not The Restaurant; all students attend the lecture-presentations or lecture-performances by 6 students, this DAI-week's guest respondents are Bridget Crone & Bernard Akoi-Jackson 


10.15 Charlie Dance
11.00 Aarti Sunder
11.45 Jan Adriaans
12.30 Communal lunch
13.30 Wei Hu
14.15 Panagiotis Panagiotakopoulos
15.00 Pilar Mata Dupont
15.45 Tea break

16.00 Presentation Bernard Akoi-Jackson

Location: DAI project room

Concurrently: Face to face tutorials with Marina Vishmidt, Alena Alexandrova and Bassam El Baroni.

18:30 Dinner

19:30 Opening of the exhibition 'Site of Future Trailerpark' initiated by DAI students Ben Burtenshaw, Sarah Demoen and Julieta Aguinaco.

Location: Ground Floor

Concurrently: 16:00-18:00  close session with presentations by Florian Göttke and David Maroto in the presence of Bridget Crone, Frank van Vree and Gabriëlle Schleijpen

20:00-22:00  a close brainstorm session of the DAI's Associate PHD Researchers Collective with as participants: Alena Alexandrova, Bassam El Baroni, Bridget Crone, Florian Göttke, Renée Ridgway, Gabriëlle Schleijpen, Peter Sonderen, Marina Vishmidt and Frank van Vree.

November 5: Wednesday

On the Wednesday of each DAI-week, the students split up in three groups for the projects that together form the so-called ROAMING ACADEMY.

14:00-17:30 Seminar: A Cinétract by other means: Notes from Tehran by Doreen Mende and the Otolith Group: Kodwo Eshun and Anjalika Sagar

Today with: Doreen Mende, Kodwo Eshun and Anjalika Sagar

Location: DAI project room

9:30-17:00 Seminar:  To Make a Work~Molecular Revolutions by Grant Watson and Yael Davids

Today with Grant Watson and Thijs Witty

Location: DAI Audi II, Ground Floor

9:30-17:00 Seminar: ACTION UNITES, WORDS DIVIDE (ON PRAXIS, AN UNSTATED THEORY) by If I Can't Dance I Don't Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution & Jon Mikel Euba  

Today with: Jon Mikel Euba and Tanja Baudoin

Location: DAI Audi I, Ground Floor

13:00-14:00 communal lunch

18:30-19:30 communal dinner

19:30- The Sonsbeek Series: session nr. 2  with Rieke Vos & Lado Darakhvelidze 

Location: DAI Project Room


November 6: Thursday

9:30 - 18:30 Face to Face

One on one meetings between students and (guest) tutors. This week with: Nick Aikens, Doreen Mende, Kodwo Eshun, Anjalika Sagar, Grant Watson, Thijs Witty, Yael Davids, Jon Mikel Euba, Tanja Baudoin, Fernando García-Dory, Sanne Oorthuizen, Jorinde Seijdel, Florian GöttkeLado Darakhvelidze and Rebecca Sakoun

Location: DAI spaces on all floors

19:00 Dinner (except for participants of Publishing Class V, who will have dinner at Werkplaats Typografie, Agnietenplaats 2 in Arnhem)

20:00 Round table meeting with Gabriëlle Schleijpen

Concurrently: groupmeetings of Publishing Class V and A Cinétract by other means: Notes from Tehran


November 7: Friday

The students split up in groups for the 3 commissioned projects tailored around specific research questions, organised and tutored by partnering organisations The Van Abbemuseum, Open! and Casco, Office for Art, Design and Theory.

9:30: Practicing with Institutions, Instituting Practice, curated and tutored by the Van Abbemuseum

Today with project leader Nick Aikens and guest tutor Jonas Staal

Location: DAI project room

9:30:  Affective Images: How Public Images Produce Affect in a Digital Age, curated and tutored by Open!

Today with project curator & core tutor Jorinde Seijdel  and co-tutor Florian Göttke

Location: DAI Audi II

9:30: Publishing Class V: INLAND, curated and tutored by Casco, Office for Art, Design and Theory.

Today with core tutor Fernando García-Dory and curator and course leader Sanne Oorthuizen

Location: TBC

13:00-14:00 communal lunch

17:00 End of the DAI Program of this week

TAKE NOTICE: this evening Casco in Utrecht presents a session with Leela Gandhi, "On Ethics of Imperfection: Practices of Self and Becoming Common" with Kodwo Eshun and Anjalika Sagar (The Otolith Group) as conversants. Read more here