Online Courses

Ethics of Care in Curating

Lecturer: Elke Krasny

Ethics of Care in Curating

⮕  Enrol here until 13 March 2021.
Fee: 390 CHF
Maximum participants: 25

Course dates: 20 March + 27 March 2021, 2–6pm CET

A detailed description can be found here soon.

Elke Krasny, PhD, is Professor at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. She is a cultural theorist, urban researcher, and curator with a focus on issues of justice and emancipatory, transformative practices in architecture, urbanism, and art addressing ecology, economy, labor, memory, and feminisms. Mapping the Everyday: Neighborhood Claims for the Future with the Downtown Eastside Women Centre and the Audain Gallery in Vancouver addressed resistance against poverty and sexual violence. Hands-on Urbanism. The Right to Green, shown at the 2012 Venice Biennale of Architecture, provided a history of informal urbanization through the lens of subsistence economies. Professor Krasny is the author and editor of numerous essays and books, most recently Critical Care: Architecture

Image: Women’s Movements: Feminist Agency, rotor association for contemporary arts Graz, November 30 and December 1, 2012. left: Dorothee Richter, Susanna Gualmiryan, Mirjam Westen, Jelena Petrovic´,
right: Eva Merian (rotor, team member), Viola Bianchetti (rotor, team member), Lara Perry, Carla Bobadilla, Julia Wieger

Preparation for the course:
Please use a headset (or headphones) and stay in a quiet place with a stable internet connection. Please read the texts which you will get access to once you have booked the course.

This intensive two-part direct live teaching course will be held over Zoom on two consecutive Saturdays, 2–6pm CET. Please prepare a very short introduction of yourself. The first session will be used for an in-depth introduction to the topic, and workshop research. Assignments will be given for the second session. Feedback and evaluation will be given in the second session. After successful completion, a certificate with 1 ECTS point will be handed out.

Technical instructions
Download the Zoom application. You will find a detailed installation guide here. Zoom can be also used in a browser window on a Mac, PC, iPad, iPhone, Android tablet or Android phone. You will find a Zoom invitation with a link to access the workshop.

General Terms of the Continuing Education Departement, Zurich University of the Arts