Date: 13.11.2019 — 29.11.2019
Etc. gallery invites artists to participate in the seminar The Difference that Difference Makes in Art Practice: Disturbing (Feminist) Identity, led by the British theoretician and art critic Maria Walsh. The seminar offers local artists, who deploy the medium of moving image in their work and relate to feminist theory, an opportunity to take part in a discussion. The content of the seminar will consist of short presentations of the participants (5 to 10 minutes) based on the reading of texts by Elizabeth Grosz Becoming Undone: Darwinian Reflections on Life, Politics, and Art and Amelie Jones Self/Image: Technology, Representation and the Contemporary Subject. The meeting will conclude with a joint discussion.
The seminar takes place on Friday the 6th of November 2019 from 2:30 pm at the PAF Festival in Olomouc. The seminar will be followed by a lecture by Maria Walsh and a screening of two films made by Lucy Beech and Rehana Zaman.
The seminar is in English language and free of charge. Due to time limitations, the number of participants is limited to 8 persons. The registration is binding, in the case of cancellation there will be two substitute places.
Please send your portfolios and short motivation letters outlining your reasons for wanting to participate to firstname.lastname@example.org by the 24th of November 2019. Selected participants will receive a confirmation by the 30th of November 2019.