In continuation of its Afropolitan Art Talks held last year, BOZAR's Africa Desk invites artists and curators in a day of Art Talks to discuss emerging issues in curatorial practices and present new projects.
FREE upon registration.
16:00 > 17:45 Beyond boundaries: New art films by musicians (discussion in French) Session moderated by curator Pascale Obolo.
• Gioia Kayaga & Soraya Milla – Vitiligo (ciné-poème)
• Baloji – Peau de Chagrin / Bleu de Nuit
18:00 > 19:30 In conversation with South African Artists (discussion in English)
• Kendell Geers — the publication AniMystikAKtivist. In conversation with curator Osei Bonsu.
• Performative Talk: Moya Michael & Tracey Rose — Coloured Swan project.
20:30 > 22:30 Panel discussion:
Are women stretching the boundaries of the world of contemporary African art? Impacts on practices, exhibitions, institutions (discussion in French)
With: Christine Eyene, Touria El Glaoui, Jeanine Gaëlle Dieudj, Alya Sebti, Pascale Obolo; moderator: Sorana Munsya
In the context of new exhibitions and talks this June: 'Somewhere in Between' (June 20), a carte blanche to five art centres creating alliances for the creative roaming of emerging artists and practices within a broader Europe, and the Summer of Photography exhibition (June 27) 'RESIST! The 1960’s protest, photography and visual legacy' curated by Christine Eyene.