Maja Bekan
23 Assemblies
Events accompanying the exhibition

March – May 2017

Maja Bekan
23 Assemblies
03/03 – 03/05/2017

Events accompanying the exhibition

Open Performance Class

Workshop on the proposal for a new sculpture in Oleandry Square, featuring Dana Chmielewska, Aleksandra Klimczak, Aneta Spirydowicz, Gabriela Novak, Dominika Olchowik, Justyna Pianka.
Coordinator: Zofia Cielątkowska

04/03/2017 Saturday
2:00 p.m.
A walk with Oleandry Association’s introduction, led by the Centrala Designers Task Force, concluding with a guided tour of the exhibition.
Meeting place: the pedestal on Oleandry Square.

4:00 p.m.
A conversation on performance art, participation, and art institutions in the context of the public space, featuring Maja Bekan, Binna Choi, Zofia Cielątkowska, Gunndís Ýr Finnbogadóttir, Kaja Pawełek, and Anna Ptak.

07/03/2017 Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Performance by artist Ewa Zarzycka

21/03/2017 Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
A conversation on the institution as a performance, featuring Annie Fletcher (Van Abbemuseum)

7:30 p.m.
Golden Party performance, featuring Divna Bekan (ex Tadic), Dubravka Kurbaliji (ex Tadic) and Darka Simovic (ex Tadic)

6/04/2017 Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 21:00 p.m.
Reading Henri Lefebvre's Rhythmanalysis with artist Maria Pask

20/04/2017 Thursday
7:00 p.m.
A conversation about monuments with artist Joanna Rajkowska

27/04/2017 Thursday
7:00 p.m.
A lecture by theater historian, art critic, and journalist Joanna Krakowska

27/04 - 03/05/2017
Presentation of the artistic proposals created during Performance Class


Educational program accompanying the exhibition
Art from the Perspective of …
 – a series of guided tours
Thursdays at 6:00 p.m., entrance free

9/03/2017 from the perspective of the Oleandry Association and cultural animator Katarzyna Domagalska
16/03/2017 from the perspective of Magdalena Siemienowicz – the exhibition designer

23/03/2017 from the perspective of Anna Ptak – the exhibition curator

30/03/2017 from the perspective of Beata Bartosewicz – an educator for the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle

20/04/2017 from the perspective of Anna Ptak – the exhibition curator

Tours in English
Selected Saturdays at 3:00 p.m., entrance free

18/03, 25/03, 8/04, 15/04/2017
Guide: Sara Szostak

– workshops for families with children aged 0-5
04/03, 11/03, 18/03, 25/03/2017, 10:00 and 11:00 a.m.
– family tours of the exhibition
15/03 and 29/03/2017, 11:00 a.m.

What Does Art Taste Like?
– workshops for families with children aged 5-10
11/03 and 25/03/2017, 12:00 p.m.

Art Knows No Age
– a series of meetings for adults aged 50+
08/03 and 26/04/2017, 12:00 p.m., entrance free

Workshops for organized groups
Premiere workshops for elementary schools, middle schools, and secondary schools inspired by the exhibition.

Honorary patronage of 

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Financial support 
Mondriaan Fonds, The Capital City of Warsaw

Oleandry Association
Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw

Media partners
Dwójka Polskie Radio, Gazeta Wyborcza, Warsaw, Co Jest Grane 24

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