LECTURES

Marjan Unger “Complicity and Much More” /10:00 – 12:30, Thursday 22th September It is not easy for a design critic and an art history teacher to admit that you are a collector. Is it the urge to possess that makes you buy pieces from jewellery artists that you admire? For more than 30 years, I have been teaching young jewellery designers at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy and the Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam. In my case, that was mental sparring, I have never had the abilities to make jewellery myself. So I could be surprised to see how my students had visualised the ideas...

PROGRAMME

22-23th  September, Berlinka, Slovak National Gallery  (Nám.Ľudovíta Štúra 4) collection / collecting   PROGRAMME   Thursday, 22 September   9:00 lecture theatre opens, arrival of guests (entrance5 €/10€), morning coffee 9:45 welcoming guests and topic introduction by Mária Hriešik Nepšinská 10:00 – 12:30 1 st block of lectures Marjan Unger  : „Complicity, and much more“ Réka Lörincz : „Background“ Einat Leader : „Not much room for the new“ 12:30-14:00 lunch break 14:00-16:30 2 nd block of lectures Naďa Kančevová : „Collecting "curiosities" as a principle of creation” Win Vandekerckhove : interview with Pavol Prekop 15minute break (coffee, refreshments) Moderated discussion led by Katarína Defeo Fiúza Siposová...