DAI Bulletin 2015-2016 no. 5

tag: Arnhem

DAI-week number 5

SCHEDULE DAI-WEEK 7-12 January 2016

January 7: Thursday

On the first day of each DAI week, the students split up in groups for the so-called COOP Academy; three 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.


14:00: Seminar Practicing with Institutions, Instituting Practice II, framework by the Van Abbemuseum

Today with curator and course-leader Nick Aikens, Charles Esche and Annie Fletcher

Location: Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven / evening session in RuRu House, Arnhem


13:00-14:00 Communal lunch at the DAI cooked by Karin & Annemarie (Pick Up catering)

14:00: Seminar Publishing Class: Between Animals or Beyond Being Human, framework by Open!

Today with curator and course leader Jorinde Seijdel, Associate PHD researcher Florian Göttke and guest tutor Niels Schrader

Location: Kortestraat - Living Room 

14:00: Seminar Inland Class, framework by Casco, Office for Art, Design and Theory.

Today with curator and course leader Sanne Oorthuizen, Irene Cardoso, Binna Choi and Juan Hurtado

Location: Kortestraat - Quiet Space 

18:30 Dinner cooked by Karen (Karen's Keuken)

20:00 Continuation COOP Academy

Overnight stay in Arnhem

January 8: Friday

Starting 10:00

One on one meetings between students and (guest) tutors. This week with: Nick Aikens, Jorinde Seijdel, Florian Göttke, Niels Schrader, Juan Hurtado, Sanne OorthuizenTirdad ZolghadrJon Mikel EubaSusan Gibb, Tina Gverovic, Ruth Noack, Gabrielle Schleijpen ( 8 sessions with 5 students per slot: Jakarta brief) & Rik Fernhout

Location: DAI spaces on all floors

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch cooked by Karin & Annemarie 

18:30-19:30 Communal dinner prepared by Karen 

Overnight stay at "buitengoed Panoven", Zevenaar (touring car leaving from DAI at 21:30 - please note that there is no other means of transport to Panoven available - missing out on the bus meaning no bed !)

January 9: Saturday

8:45 Departure bus from Panoven to DAI

9.15 Breakfast at the DAI

On the Saturday 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: Location, Location, Location  today with Tirdad Zolghadr and Sarah Pierce

Location: Living Room

10:00 -17:30 seminar: Non-Transmittable Form  today with  Ruth Noack and Tina Gverovic

Location: Audi I

10:00 -19:00 Seminar: ACTION UNITES, WORDS DIVIDE (ON PRAXIS, AN UNSTATED THEORY) II 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 Susan Gibb

Location: Quiet Room

13:00-14:00 communal lunch cooked by Mari Pitkänen

14:00 - 18:00  DAI's Associate PHD Research Collective research meeting with the participation of Lauren Alexander, Florian Göttke, Rosie Heinrich and David Maroto. Today's special guest is Suhail Malik

19:00-20:00 communal dinner cooked by Mari Pitkänen

Overnight stay at "buitengoed Panoven", Zevenaar (bus leaving from DAI at 21:30)

January 10: Sunday

9:00 Departure bus from Panoven to DAI

9.30 Breakfast at the DAI

13:00 Lunch cooked by Mari Pitkänen at the DAI

14:00 - 19:00   ROAMING ASSEMBLY #2


A one-day assembly in Showroom Arnhem with speakers, screenings, performance and archives.

Curated and presented by Sarah Pierce and Tirdad Zolghadr.

With presentations by Annie Fletcher, Suhail Malik, Keller Easterling (remote lecture) and Tirdad Zolghadr 

Final slot: tai-chi session with Theo

Open to the public ~ no entrance fee ~ location: Showroom Arnhem 

Read more about this public event

19:00 Dinner cooked by Mari Pitkänen in the DAI-cantina

From 20:00 onward The Garden Shed / Not The Workshop

Overnight stay in Arnhem

January 11: Monday

10:30-16.15: The Kitchen / Not The Restaurant; all students attend the lecture-presentations or lecture-performances by 8 students, this DAI-week's guest respondents are Jeuno JE Kim and Adrian Rifkin, with Rebecca Sakoun in the audience. Rebecca will act as a coach to these 8 presenters and return on January May 12, 2016 for tutorials as well as on June 5 & 6, 2016 for a workshop on presenting/performing a lecture.

10:15 Valentina Miorandi

10.55 Miguel Ángel Rego Robles

11.35 Adam Uriel Ruff

12.15 Isabelle Sully

13.00 Lunch cooked by Karin & Annemarie

14.00 Giulia Crispiani

14.40 David Bergé


15.30 Despina Sevasti

16.10 Joy M. Smith

Concurrently (throughout the day): face to face tutorials with Bassam El Baroni, Rachel O'Reilly & Marina Vishmidt

18:30 dinner cooked by Karen

Overnight stay in Arnhem

January 12: Tuesday 

The last day of each DAI-week is reserved for the three How To Do Things With Theory-seminars

9:30-13:00: How To Do Things With Theory 

- Seminar by Marina Vishmidt; location: 'New' Living Room

Seminar by Rachel O'Reilly; location: Reading Room

- Seminar by Bassam El Baroni; Location: Quiet Space

13:00-14:00 Communal lunch cooked by Karin & Annemarie (Pick Up)

The week ends after lunch around 14:00 (unless you are scheduled for an individual meeting)