EUROPEAN CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART 

CONFERENCE

IN SEARCH FOR INSTITUTIONAL MODELS.

SHOWCASING AND STUDYING CONTEMPORARY ART

24-25 November 2017, Casa Matei Corvin, Cluj-Napoca
Programme: DAY 1, NOVEMBER 24th (FRIDAY) 09:00 – 10:00 Welcome and Introduction:
Ștefan Teișanu (Executive Director, Cluj Cultural Centre); Emil Boc (Mayor of Cluj-Napoca); Ioan Sbârciu (President of University of Art and Design/UAD Senate); Radu Moraru (UAD Rector); Horea Avram (Department of Cinema and Media, Faculty of Theatre and Television, Babeş-Bolyai University / UBB) – Introduction. The European Centre for Contemporary Art Cluj-Napoca
10:00 – 11:00 Keynote Speech:
Paul Dujardin (General Director and Artistic Director, BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels)
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break 11:30 – 12:30 Keynote Speech:
Călin Dan (Director, National Museum of Contemporary Art in Bucharest / MNAC)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch 14:00 – 14:50 Panel 1:Institutional Models [Presentations]  Speakers:
Christophe de Jaeger (Coordinator Department Art & Research, BOZAR/ Director, Gluon, Brussels); Igor Španjol (curator, +MSUM | Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, Ljubljana); Marijana Rimanić (Pogon – Center for Independent Culture and Youth, Zagreb). Moderator: Mara Raţiu (University of Art and Design / UAD)
14:50 – 15:30 Panel 1: Institutional Models [Discussions]
Moderator: Mara Raţiu (University of Art and Design / UAD)
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break 16.00 – 16:50 Panel 2: Programming and Curating [Presentations] Speakers:
Bori Szalai (Trafo Budapest); Daphne Vitali (Curator, EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens). Moderator: Horea Avram
16:50 – 17.30 Panel 2: Programming and Curating [Discussions] Moderator: Horea Avram   DAY 2, NOVEMBER 25th (SATURDAY)   09:30 – 10:30 Panel 3: Working in the Arts [Presentations]  Speakers:
Dirk de Witt (Head of International Relations& Visual Arts, FlandersArts Institute); Mihaela Kavdanska (Media Artist&Curator, AVmotional/KOTKI Visuals, Bucharest/Linz). Contributors: Iulia Popovici (Writer/Curator, Bucharest); Claire Fristot (A-li-ce, Video Artist) & Ian Bode (Swub, Composer) Moderator: Rarița Zbranca (Programme Director, Cluj Cultural Centre)
10:30 – 11.10 Panel 3: Working in the Arts [Discussions]
Moderator: Rarița Zbranca (Programme Director, Cluj Cultural Centre)
11:10 – 11:40 Coffee break   11:40 – 12:30 Panel 4: Research and Education [Presentations]  Speakers:
Mica Gherghescu (Kandinsky Library, Pompidou Centre Paris) Ștefania Ferchedău/Alina Șerban (Institute of the Present, Bucharest); Helena Elshout (Project Coordinator, MSK – Museum of Fine Arts Gent).
Moderator: Mara Raţiu (University of Art and Design / UAD)
12:30 – 13:00 Panel 4: Research [Discussions]
 Moderator: Mara Raţiu (University of Art and Design / UAD)
 13:00 – 13:30 Conclusions   Registration is free, but mandatory. Please fill in the following form! [Form id=”21″]