JEAN-MICHEL CRAPANZANO, MULTIMEDIA ARTIST AND CURATOR, IS PLEASED TO HOST YOU, SATURDAY APRIL 23TH, BETWEEN 4 AND 6 PM, AT THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART SCHUNCK IN HEERLEN ( NL) FOR HIS CONFERENCE : “ART AND INTERACTIVITY, ART AND SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT”.

JEAN-MICHEL CRAPANZANO AND METAMATRIX ART LAB WILL START IT’S ACTIVITIES AS SOCIOLOGICAL TRANSMITTER BETWEEN ART AND CITIZENS. HOW CAN ART PROJECTS INCREASE THE POTENTIAL INTERACTIVITY BETWEEN ARTISTS AND CITIZENS? HOW CAN WE INVITE THE PUBLIC TO BE AN ACTIVE PART OF THE PROCESS OF CREATION INSTEAD OF BEING PASSIVE? HOW CAN ARTISTIC STRATEGIES DEVELOP A NEW PARADIGM, A NEW VISION OF THE POSSIBLE ART OF THE FUTURE ? HOW CAN WE, AS ARTISTS, IMPROVE SOCIAL COHESION? WHAT ROLE CAN THE ART PLAY IN THIS CONTEXT OF BLURRY LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT? AND IS ART A WAY TO RESIST AGAINST THIS CAPITALISTIC SYSTEM ?MANY QUESTION THAT JEAN-MICHEL CRAPANZANO WILL DISCUSS, WITH  EXAMPLES OF INTERACTIVE ARTISTIC PROJECTS. HE WILL PRESENT A POSSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE EUREGIONAL NL-BELGIUM-GERMANY/WORLDWIDE ACTIVITIES OF METAMATRIX ARTLAB.

 

DURING THE CONFERENCE, MAX PRESNEILL , ARTIST/CURATOR OF THE TORRANCE MUSEUM FROM LOS ANGELES, JOSE RUIZ ARTIST/DIRECTOR OF THE FURTHERMORELLC GALLERY FROM WASHINGTON DC AND CHAD STAYROOK, ARTIST/CURATOR FOR THE BRONX RIVER ART CENTER IN NEW-YORK, WILL PRESENT THEIR POINT OF VIEW AND IDEAS THROUGH WEBCAM.

 

WHEN ? : SATERDAY 23TH APRIL 2011 – 4-6PM

WHERE ?:

SCHUNCK*
GLASPALEIS
                   

BONGERD 18
                   

6411 JM  HEERLEN

TEL: +31 (0)45 - 577 22 00
                   

FAX: +31 (0)45 - 577 22 96
                   

E-MAIL: INFO@SCHUNCK.NL

ENTRY FEE : 4 EUROS

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