Conference: Contemporary Art Biennials – Our Hegemonic Machines in States of Emergency
27 June 2020, 12.30 pm
Discussion moderated by Sascia Bailer
Nora Sternfeld is a documenta professor at the Kassel Art Academy. From 2012 to 2018 she was Professor of Curating and Mediating Art at Aalto University in Helsinki. Sternfeld was part of Bergen Assembly in 2016.
Sascia Bailer is an interdisciplinary researcher, curator and urbanist; she has been appointed the position as Artistic Director of M.1 Hohenlockstedt by the Arthur-Boskamp-Stiftung for the upcoming curatorial cycle (2019-2020). She studies at the PhD in Practice in Curating programme, University of Reading/ Zurich University of the Arts.
The conference is organised by Prof Dr Dorothee Richter (Head of PhD in Practice in Curating, University of Reading/ Zurich University of the Arts) and Ronald Kolb, Scientific researcher PhD in Practice in Curating.) Respondents to the speakers are PhD Candidates of the PhD in Practice in Curating (University of Reading/ Zurich University of the Arts) and students of the MAS in Curating.
The online conference is supported by Goethe Institut Bucharest, The Suisse Arts Council ProHelvetia, and Zurich University of the Arts.