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Curating in Feminist Thought

Symposium at Migros Museum, Zurich and Zurich University of the Arts, Zurich

6 May 2016 16:00 - 7 May 2016 17:00
Migros Museum fuer Gegenwartskunst

Concept Elke Krasny, Lara Perry, Dorothee Richter.    Please register: ronald.kolb@zhdk.ch

Friday 6th of May, from 5.30 pm to 9 pm, at Migros Museum
Saturday 7th of May, from 10 am to 5 pm, Zurich University of the Arts


With contributions by Amelia Jones, Maura Reilly, Helena Reckitt, Sigrid Schade, Dorothee Richter, Lara Perry, Elke Krasny, Hilary Robinson, Stella Rollig, Lina Džuverović  and Irene Revell,  Laura Castagnini, Susanne Clausen, Michaela Melian. Videoprogramme: Martina Mullaney, Szuper Gallery, Plan C, Liv Wynter, Louise Fitzgerald, PUNK IS DADA;

Friday 6th of May,  Migros Museum fuer Gegenwartskunst, Zürich
5.30 – 6.00 pm
Sigrid Schade and Heike Munder
Dorothee Richter, Elke Krasny, and Lara  Perry
: Greetings and Introduction

6.00 – 7:30 pm
Amelia Jones: Feminist Subjects versus Feminist Effects: The Curating of Feminist Art (or is it the Feminist Curating of Art?)

7.30 – 8.10 pm
Videoprogramme compiled by Susanne Clausen and Dorothee Richter
„The Six Enemies of Greatness“: Videos by Martina Mullaney, Szuper Gallery, Liv Wynter, Plan C, Louise Fitzgerald, PUNK IS DADA

8.10  – 9.00 pm Dinner

9.00 pm
Michaela Melian as DJane: Sound and Music

Saturday 7th of May,  University of the Arts, Zurich, ZHdK

10.00 – 10.30 am
Hilary Robinson: Feminism meets the Big Exhibition: Museum Survey Shows since 2005

10.30 – 11.00 am
Helena Reckitt : Citation, Annotation,Translation: Reflections on Italian Feminisms and the Now You Can Go programme

11.00 – 11.30 am
Maura Reilly and Lara Perry in conversation: Living the Revolution

11.30 – 11.45 Short break

11:45 – 12.15 am
Dorothee Richter: Feminist Perspectives on Curating and a case study

12.15 – 12.45 am
Nkule Mabaso: Feminist Urgencies in Collaborative Artistic/Curatorial Practise in South

12.45 – 1.15 pm Discussion

1.15 – 2.00 pm Lunch Break

2.00 – 2.30 pm
Stella Rollig: In Search of the feminist (In) the Institution

2.30 – 3.00 pm
Michaela Melian: Exhibition as Medium

3.00 – 3.30 pm
Elke Krasny: Curatorial Materialism: A Feminist Perspective on Independent and Co-Dependent Curating

3.30 – 4.00 pm
Lina Džuverović & Irene Revell (presented by Lina Džuverović): Notes on assumptions, expectations, confidence and doubt in the feminist art organisation

4.00 – 5.00 pm
Discussion and Apero

Publication launch 6th of May

OnCurating Issue 29: Curating in Feminist Thought
Eds. Elke Krasny Lara Perry, Dorothee Richter,
With contributions by Sigrid Schade, Heike Munder, Dorothee Richter, Lara Perry, Elke Krasny, Amelia Jones, Hilary Robinson, Gabrielle Moser and Helena Reckitt, Maura Reilly, Stella Rollig and Juliane Saupe, Lina Džuverović  and Irene Revell,  Victoria Horne & Kirsten Lloyd & Jenny Richards & Catherine Spencer, Laura Castagnini, Nanne Buurman, Susanne Clausen, Michaela Melian.

supported by
CAS/ MAS Curating, ZHdK, DKV, Institute Cultural Studies in the Arts, Center of Further Education
fCU, feminist curators united
Department of Art, University of Reading, Research Platform for Curatorial and Cultural Studies, Practice-Based Doctoral Programme
College of Arts and Humanities, University of Brighton
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich