Ethics is Aesthetics? For an Ecology of the Arts of both Environment and Body. Conference. Danshuis Station Zuid Tilburg

Danshuis Station Zuid © Jeroen van Eijndhoven

PROGRAMME

Tuesday 2 October

17:00 h. Official opening. With Mark Vlemmix (Director Danshuis Station Zuid Tilburg), Rien Van Vleuten (Director of the Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts) and Francesc Casadesús (Director Mercat de les Flors and modul-dance project leader). (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

Opening Keynote Lecture: Dance and the human body as a machine. Or isn’t it? By Anna Tilroe. Introduced by Pascal Gielen (Senior Researcher Arts in Society, Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts). (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

19:30 h. Performance: Itamar SerussiMono. (At Theaters Tilburg, Theaterzaal)

20:30 h. Performance: De Movers, Paard Van Troje. (At Theaters Tilburg, outdoors)

21:00 h. Performance: Marcos Morau/La VeronalIslandia. (At Theaters Tilburg, Concertzaal)

Photo exhibition: Tuesday 2-Thursday 4 (At Foyer Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

Wednesday 3 October

10:00 – 17:00 h. For an ecology of the environment. Moderator of the day: Prof. Christel Stalpaert (Ghent University).  (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

10:00 h. Lecture/Performance: Manifesto for the active contribution of the performing arts to the transition towards a more fair sustainability. By Benjamin Verdonck and Sébastien Hendrickx (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

12:00 h. Lecture: A long-duration art ensemble: Theater of All Possibilities, Research Vessel Heraclitus, and Biosphere 2. By Kathelin Gray. (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

14:00 h. Lecture/Performance: Green conversations. By United Sorry / Robert Steijn and Frans Poelstra. (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

15:30 h. Presentation: The Eco-Art Incubator and the ecology of belonging. By Denise Kenney and Julia Preudhomme. (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

20:30 h. Performance: Ben Duke/Lost Dog, It need horses/Home for Broken Turns. PREMIERE. (At Theater de NWE Vorst)

Thursday 4 October

10:00-17:00 h. For an ecology of the body. Moderators of the day: Dirk Dumon and Guy Cools (Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts) (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

10:00 h. Lecture: Ethics and Aesthetics, Somaesthetics and the Art of Living. By Richard Schusterman (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

12:00 h. Round Table: Modul-dance choreographers Mala Kline (SI), Pia Meuthen (NL), Frauke Requardt (UK) and Eddie Nixon (UK), director of Theatre and Artist Development at The Place London (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

14:00 h. Lecture/Performance: (Dis)Appearing Acts & (re)Surfacing Subjects: The remains of a dance culture and current concerns of (a) dance artist(s). By Sara Wookey. (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

15:30 h. Lecture/Demostration: Palisade Movements. By Eddy Becquart. (At Theaters Tilburg, Studiozaal)

16:30 h. Lecture/Performance: Untitled. By Johnny Lloyd.

20:30 h. Performances local talent: T.R.A.S.HGirl 29. Katja Heitmann & Anastaisa Schwarzkopf, Che-sel-lüch. Arno Schuitemaker, The Fifteen Project, by ARno Schuitemaker. 

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Event Details

  • Starting Date: 02-10-2012
  • Ending Date: 04-10-2012
  • Address: Danshuis Station Zuid, Ringbaan Noord 7. Tilburg (The Netherlands)