DAI Bulletin 2014-2015 no. 7

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DAI-week number 7

SCHEDULE DAI-WEEK 20-24 April 2015

April 20: Monday

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch

14:00-17:30: 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

17:30-18:30 Round Table ~ Round Table students & Gabriëlle Schleijpen 

18:30: Communal dinner cooked by Karen Jansen

20:00  DAI Public Lecture: The invention of the possible. Anachronism, investment and displacement, a lecture by Daniel Blanga-Gubbay. Invited by Alena Alexandrova in the context of her seminar Anarcheologies.

April 21: Tuesday


10:30-16.15: The Kitchen / Not The Restaurant; all students attend the lecture-presentations or lecture-performances by 7 students, this DAI-week's guest respondents are Daniel Blanga-Gubbay and Anik Fournier, with Chiara Fumai in the audience. Chiara will act as a coach to these 6 presenters and return on Thursday March 23, 2015 for tutorials as well as on Tuesday June 16, 2015 for a workshop on presenting/performing a lecture.

10.30 Monique Hendriksen

11.15 Nil Ilkbasaran

12.00 Marie-Andrée Pellerin

13.00 Communal lunch cooked by Mari Pitkanen

14.00 Eona McCallum

14.45 Dai Xiyun

15.30 Melissa Tun Tun

16:15 Peter Sattler

17.00 -18.30 Closed session DAI's Associate PHD Research Collective and Johan Hartle

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

18:30 Communal dinner cooked by Mari Pitkanen

20:00 Public Session DAI's Associate PHD Research Collective: Marx as art as politics. Marx in contemporary Fine Arts by Johan Hartle

April 22: 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.

9:30-17:30 Seminar: A Cinétract by other means: Notes from Tehran by Doreen Mende and the Otolith Group

Today with: Doreen Mende, and Kodwo Eshun

Location: Student Floor

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

Today with: Yael Davids

Location: DAI auditorium (film screening) & Reading Room (face to face meetings)

9:30-19:00 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:  Itziar Okariz and Susan Gibb

Location:  DAI Audi II, Ground Floor

14:00 - 16:30  welcome to walk-in meetings with Gabriëlle Schleijpen (in her office)

13:00-14:00 communal lunch &

19:00-20:00 communal dinner, both cooked by Karen Jansen

20:00 DAI Public Lecture: Cooperativa Cráter Invertido: we are a cave of encounters that generates earthquakes -to explode as a volcano- and rains to grow seeds and transform territories.

April 23: Thursday

9:30 - 18:30 Face to Face

One on one meetings between students and (guest) tutors. This week with: Nick Aikens, Christian Nyampeta, Jorinde Seijdel, Florian GöttkeFernando Garcia-Dory, Sanne Oorthuizen, Doreen Mende, Yael Davids, Grant Watson, Itziar Okariz  Chiara Fumai, Kodwo Eshun, Jazael Olguinzapata & Yollotl Manuel Gómez Alvarado (both members of Cráter Invertido) as well as the participants in the De Appel Curatorial Programme: Barbara Cueto, Bas Hendrikx, Chiara Ianeselli, Inga Lāce, Lian Ladia and Rani Lavie.

14:00 - 16:30 welcome to walk-in meetings with Gabriëlle Schleijpen (in her office)

Location: DAI spaces on all floors

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch 

18:30-19:30 Communal dinner cooked by Karin Berentzen & Annemarie Ruseler 

20:00 - The Sonsbeek Series ~ Session Nr.5: an open conversation between artist collectives ruangrupa (SONSBEEK 2016 curator) and Cráter Invertido, Arts Collaboratory, de Appel curators, DAI students and anybody else who wants to join in.

April 24: 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 his guest Christian Nyampeta

Location: DAI auditorium TBC

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

Today with project curator  Jorinde Seijdel, core tutor Florian Göttke & guest tutor Sven Lutticken

Location: DAI Audi II

13:30: Publishing Class V: INLAND, curated and tutored by Casco, Office for Art, Design and Theory.


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

Location: Student floor

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch cooked by Margret Wibmer

17:00 End of program