12.09.2013 - 06.02.2014
  • Event

Culture 2017: The Perfect Institution

Søren Friis Møller


Søren Bechmann

Kathrin Luz

Neil Cummings

Koyo Kouoh

Tom Trevor

The Perfect Institution is a series of events that offer a step-by-step guide to constructing an art institution that responds to future cultural and economic conditions ­ -­ not only adapting to changes but pre-empting them.

In the...

16.01.2014 - 30.03.2014
  • Exhibition

Systemics #3: Against the idea of growth, towards poetry (or, how to build a universe that doesn’t fall apart two days later)

Song Dong

Fran Gallardo

Mogens Jacobsen

Jakob Kolding

Lise Skou

Mika Taanila

“Waste grounds are the most concrete emblems of every economic cycle.” - Roberto Saviano, Gomorrah (2006)

The exhibition Against the idea of growth, towards poetry (or, how to build a universe that doesn’t fall apart two days...

18.01.2014 - 14:00-15:00
  • Talk

Democratizing Money: Alternative Currencies As a Step Towards More Equitable and Just Communities

Georgios Papadopoulos

One of the main challenges of the financial collapse of 2008 is to put the monetary system under democratic control without compromising the wellbeing of the society. The idea of re-organizing the economic system on more equitable and just principles...

18.01.2014 - 15:00-16:00
  • Talk

Economical Aesthetics: Realities and Allegories of Art Production, Curation and Commercialization in the Twenty First Century

Lanfranco Aceti

Art is increasingly and inextricably linked to money, even when there is none and when the artists or the curators profess alternative forms of engagements. Are there really alternatives to the current frameworks? Certainly there are escamotages and...

20.01.2014 - 10:00-16:00
  • Event

Seminar: Economics and the Artist

Georgios Papadopoulos

Economics is relevant for the arts both because it partly defines the conditions of cultural production and because it is an important part of the subject-matter of artistic practice. The seminar will familiarize artists and cultural workers with...