EXPO, EVENTS /// FR. 30 AUGUST – SA. 28 SEPTEMBER
Here art liberty, there equality. Welcome to HALTE!: an exhibition that focuses on the subject of (de)colonialism. From their own perspective and medium, 14 Dutch and Palestinian artists each show their vision of the theme.
Alaa Al Baba, Alejandro Ceron, Ali Al Deek, Eliza Bordeaux, Lama Takruri, Lydienne Albertoe, Malak Mattar, Marah Zouabi, Nissreen Najjar, Qais Assali, WONNE
Anissa Foukalne, Susanne Khalil Yusef
OPENING /// FR. 30 AUGUST /// 19.00-21.30
READING, SPOKEN WORD /// SA. 31 AUGUST /// 19.00-21.30
Gloria Wekker gives a lecture about the consequences of colonialism and its influence on human communication. Including a poetic interlude by spoken word artist Stryder.
FILM /// FR. 13 SEPTEMBER /// 19.00-21.30
HALTE! shows documentaryValentino’s Ghost – Why We Hate Arabs And Muslims: a film that reveals how Arab culture is often presented in a negative light in the media. After the film there will be a Skype interview with director Michael Singh.
ROUND TABLE /// SA. 28 SEPTEMBER /// 14.00-15.30
A table discussion with students from the AKV|St. Joost academy about the exhibition HALTE!. Feel free to join!
MUSIC, CLOSING /// SA. 28 SEPTEMBER /// 15.30-18.00
Let’s have a drink and enjoy a concert by Ud player Mehmet Polat.
Photo on the left: Eliza Bordeaux, Topdown