De Grote Kerk - Academiehuis
Grote Markt 18, Zwolle
We are excited that Füsun Türetken will join us on July 5 for conversations with our Master and Bachelor graduates reflecting their research and next moves, to evaluate our didactics, and to speak about include diverse disciplines in their design practise.
10.00 - 15.00 TALKS | Füsun Türetken, bachelor and master graduates present their research project in small groups.
16.00 - 16.45 LECTURE | Füsun Türetken | ‘Neodymium. Superconductive Biopolitics’ and how to combine imaginative thoughts both in research, writing, filming et cetera.
16:45 - 17:30 DRINKS AND BITES
Füsun works across disciplines and scales, applying a transdisciplinary teaching methodology. She is Professor at Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe HfG (Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design), Germany, and teaches at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK) and Piet Zwart Institute Rotterdam. She runs Studio ft., a platform that hacks into contemporary conditions of institutions by supporting collaborative work. Her PhD at Goldsmiths is titled 'On the Most Powerful Catalyst on the Planet' and provides a reading of conflict and capital through matter, more precisely metal. She has recently shown work at STUK Leuven at 'Rare Earth, Stories from Below' Artefakt 2018; Impakt Festival and Fiber Festival, 2017, BAK Utrecht 2017, Goteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art in 2013; the Venice Biennale in 2006 and 2008 respectively. Füsun has been a fellow with Het Nieuwe Instituut in 2016/17. In 2008 she was director of the German Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale and has been an editor and curator with Shrinking Cities in Berlin for four years. Her academic background lies in architecture, design and visual culture.
The entrance for this event is free, please let us know if you want to join us by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Looking forward to meeting you on July 5!