Barbara Borčić participates at the international seminar Mediations of Art


World of Art | School for Curatorial Practices and Critical Writing | Year 15

Friday, 23 October 2015, from 11 am to 16.30 pm
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Koroška, Glavni trg 24, Slovenj Gradec

Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Koroška is organising a seminar entitled Mediations of Art. Pedagogues, professionals and curators are invited to participate. As the seminar is organised in frame of an international project, the lectures will be held in English and open to the broader public. The seminar will take place on 23 October 2015 from 11 to 16.30.

The lectures will focus on the ways of communicating art to visitors with the aim of improving the understanding, interest and experience of contemporary art, and on good practices in educational and cultural institutions and independent organisations.

Amongst the lecturers is Barbara Borčić, art historian, curator and media theorist, who will lecture on the World of Art. School for Curators and Critics of Contemporary Art, the educational programme of SCCA – Ljubljana, Center for Contemporary Arts.


11:00–11:15 Welcome address to participants: Andreja Hribernik, Director of KGLU
11:15­–12:00 Barbara Borčić, SCCA, Center for Contemporary Arts, Ljubljana: World of Art. School for Curators and Critics of Contemporary Art
12:00–12:45 Bojana Piškur, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana: Museum – A Space of the Common / The Case of Radical Education

12:45–13:45 Lunch break

13.45–14:30 Franc Purg, artist, temporary art teacher: How to Become an Animal or an Artist
14:30–15:15 Nina Popič, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Koroška (KGLU) and ŠKART kolektiv (Dragan Protić, Djordje Balmazović):
KGLU practice and presentation of ŠKART projects: I do not know, you do not know, but together we will know

15:15–15:30 Coffee break

15:30–15:50 Nada Beroš, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb: Is this Art?
15:50–16:10 Jovan Jakšić, Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, Novi Sad: Education in the MSUV: Performing the Museum – Performing the Audience
16:10–16:30 Linda Valdés and Núria Solé Bardalet, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona: The Archive as Educational Tool: Open Source Prototypes Project

More about the programme and lectures

The international seminar is a part of the international project Performing the Museum. The project is supported by the European Union as a part of its Creative Europe programme.

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