Ženska kuca (Women’s House), 1998/2009 (ongoing), workshop Utrecht, 2009. Photo: Liselotte Habets
solo exhibition 18.04.–02.08.2009
opening 18.04.2009, 14.00 hrs at the Van Abbemuseum and 19.00 hrs at BAK, basis voor actuele kunst
From Saturday 18 April until Sunday 2 August 2009, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst in Utrecht and the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven present Urgent Matters, a two-part solo exhibition by Sanja Ivekoviæ. The opening takes place on Saturday 18 April 2009 at 14.00 hrs at the Van Abbemuseum and at 19.00 hrs at BAK.
A re-enactment of Ivekovic’s performance Übung Macht den Meister (Practice Makes a Master), originally realized in 1982 in Berlin, takes place at 20.00 hrs at BAK (performed by Sonja Pregrad). To attend the performance we kindly request that you make a reservation as space is limited, t: +31 (0)30 2316125 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Symposium: When is Feminism in Art? The Case of Sanja Ivekoviæ
An exhibition handbook is available at both locations (€ 5).
28.05.2009, 11.00–18.00 hrs
On Thursday 28 May 2009, BAK and the Van Abbemuseum organize the symposium When is Feminism in Art? The Case of Sanja Ivekoviæ. This one-day symposium aims to contribute to the knowledge and understanding of the history of art in the Central and Eastern European region through a concrete case of the evolution of a feminist position in a particular cultural and political topography.
Katy Deepwell, founder and editor of n.paradoxa: international feminist art journal, London
Tom Holert, art historian and cultural critic, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna/Berlin
Nataŝa Iliæ, curator and member of the curatorial collective What, How and for Whom/WHW, Zagreb
Bojana Pejiæ, art historian and curator, Berlin
Georg Schöllhammer, writer and editor-in-chief, Springerin, Vienna
Entrance fee: € 10 (incl. lunch)
Location: Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (Auditorium)
Reservations are required; please see www.vanabbemuseum.nl.
Symposium: When is Feminism in Art? The Case of Sanja Ivekoviæ