CONTOUR 7, the Directorate-General for Education and Culture of the European Commission and the Representation of the European Commission in Belgium have the pleasure of inviting you to the Utopia & Europa Salon #3 on October 28 2015 in Hof van Busleyden, Mechelen. This salon is organised within the context of CONTOUR 7, a Moving Image Biennale in Mechelen.
The salon takes place in the underground exhibition area of Hof Van Busledyen, which is the main venue of CONTOUR 7. Here you will be able to see and consult the Fooling Utopia Library as well as an important number of artworks in the exhibition.
The Utopia & Europa Salon is organised also in the framework of the European Commission's New Narrative for Europe actions with a focus on young people in countries of the European Union. New Narrative for Europe is an initiative that engages the cultural, scientific and artistic sectors in the ongoing discussion on the many narratives on Europe.
More information: www.ec.europa.eu/culture/policy/new-narrative/index_en.htm
"ON THE RELEVANCE OF THE RENAISSANCE FOR CONTEMPORARY EUROPE"
Andrea Büttner – visual artist
Patricia Falguières – academic and philosopher of art
Nico Dockx – visual artist (A Dog Republic)
|Nicola Setari – curator CONTOUR 7
17:00 - 17:45
Masterclass Andrea Büttner (at Cultuurcentrum Mechelen)
17:45 - 18:00
Move to CONTOUR 7-venue Hof van Busleyden
18:30 - 19:00
Lecture Patricia Falguières
19:00 - 19:30
Debate moderated by Nicola Setari
19:30 - 21:00
Screening La Bataille du Rail (extended Let's Talk Peace! version) by A Dog Republic
The Masterclass of Andrea Büttner is also made possible thanks to the support of Goethe Institut
|Hof van Busleyden – Frederik de Merodestraat 65, Mechelen (entrance via Sint-Jansstraat) | masterclass Andrea Büttner: Mechelen Cultural Centre – Minderbroedersgang 5, Mechelen