DAI Bulletin 2014-2015 no. 3

tag: Arnhem

DAI-week number 3

SCHEDULE DAI-WEEK 8-12 December 2014

December 8: Monday

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch

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

The first day of each 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 cooked by Karen Janssen

19:45: DAI Public Lecture: Polymorphous Magical Substance by Alexandra Navratil , with an introduction by Alena Alexandrova


December 9: Tuesday

10:30-16.00: The Kitchen / Not The Restaurant; all students attend the lecture-presentations or lecture-performances by 6 students, this DAI-week's guest respondents are Alexandra Navratil & Vesna Madzoski , with Rana Hamadeh in the audience. Rana will act as a coach to these 6 presenters and return on Thursday December 11, 2014 for tutorials as well as on Tuesday June 16, 2015 for a workshop on presenting/ performing a lecture.

10.30 Joost Mellink

11.15 Katia Barrett

12.00 Kristinn Guðmundsson

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Laila Torres Mendieta

14.45 Avan Omar Muhammad

15.30 Sarah Demoen

16:15 screening of the documentary Sonsbeek buiten de perken [Sonsbeek Out of Bounds or freely as: "Sonsbeek Let Loose"] (1971), 47:50 min by Jef Cornelis, ( mainly for first year students, as the current second years have already seen this film).

17:15 Tai Chi Session with Ellie Wouda

Concurrently (throughout the day): Face to face tutorials with Marina Vishmidt, Alena Alexandrova and Bassam El Baroni.

16:00 Closed session between Maria Fusco, Christa-Maria Lerm-Hayes, Gabriëlle Schleijpen, Florian Göttke, David Maroto

18:30 Dinner cooked by Mari Pitkanen

19:45 First PUBLIC session DAI's Associate PHD Researchers Collective: guest speakers Maria Fusco, Christa-Maria Lerm-Hayes moderated by David Maroto


December 10: 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.

10:00-17:30 Seminar: A Cinétract by other means: Notes from Tehran by Doreen Mende and the Otolith Group, this DAI-week represented by Kodwo Eshun

Location: DAI auditorium

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

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

17:30-18:30 Screening of Jef Cornelis' film 'Documenta 4' (1968),  53 Min, for all students

18:30-19:30 communal dinner cooked by Karen Janssen

19:45- The Sonsbeek Series ~ session nr. 3: Documenta and Sonsbeek Out Of Bonds. Lecture Vesna Madzoski , response and moderation by  Jelena Vesic


December 11: 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, Grant Watson, Yael Davids, Jon Mikel Euba, Tanja Baudoin, Sanne Oorthuizen, Janine Armin, Jorinde Seijdel, Florian Göttke, Ghalia Elsrakbi, Jelena Vesic and Rana Hamadeh

Location: DAI spaces on all floors

18:00 Round table meeting for 2nd year students with Gabriëlle Schleijpen

19:30 Christmas Dinner cooked by Rei Kakiuchi ~ location: Showroom Arnhem, de Kleine Oord 177 ( at 2 minutes walking distance from the DAI )

December 12: 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.

Location: CASCO and BAK in Utrecht

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 Foundland

Location: DAI Audi II

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

Today with curator and course leader Sanne Oorthuizen and guest tutors Nienke Terpsma en Rob  Hamelijnck van Fucking Good Art (FGA)

Location: DAI's auditorium

13:00-14:00 communal lunch

17:00 End of the DAI Program of this week