Public Sphere through artistic practices

14/11 - 15/11 2014

Sukaldea, Tabakalera Donostia (Duque de Mandas 32, Donostia)

Esfera Pública desde las prácticas artísticas

Workshop coordinated by Cristina Garrido (Barcelona) and Julia Morandeira (Bilbao) and comprising one of the sessions in the Public Sphere Laboratory Prologue directed by consonni. Accompanied by a series of invited local professionals (Ricardo Antón Troyas, Arantza Lauzirika, Oihane Ruiz, Peio Aguirre, Nancy Garin, June Fernández), working with artistic projects as case studies, a derive together with architect collective Maushaus, Mikel Mazkiaran from SOS Racismo and Edurne Aperribay, architect and member from Foro Mujeres y Ciudad. The coordinators will lead debates and explorations around different notions of the public sphere, the concept of public art and the potential that artistic practices have for creating public sphere. Different work formats will be used for this, including round tables and collective discussions, analysis of projects and experiences, and live streaming of conferences from the international encounter Creative Time Summit Stockholm in Stockholm (Public Art Agency Sweden and Creative Time).



Friday 14 November:

15:30- 16:00 Registration

16.00- 16.10 Welcome from Tabakalera (Ane Rodriguez)

16.10 -16.30 Presentation of PS Laboratory run by consonni (Munts Brunet)

16.30 – 16.45 Presentation of the workshop with Julia Morandeira and Cristina Garrido

16.45- 17.45 Genealogies of the public: brief presentations (10min) by 6 professionals Ricardo Antón Troyas, Arantza Lauzirika, June Fernández, Oihane Ruiz, Peio Agirre and Nancy Garin 17:45 - 18:00 Break

18.00- 19.30 Debate chaired by Julia Morandeira and Cristina Garrido


Saturday 15 November:

11.00 - 11.30 Art and Public Sphere  Historical exploration of different artistic practices and their capacity for creating public sphere. Led by Cristina Garrido.

11.30 - 11:45 Presentation of case studies and workshop dynamic.  Led by Julia Morandeira.

Case studies:

The Uprising, 2013, Jonathas de Andrade

Tree, 2014, Paul McCarthy

11:45-12:00 Break

12:00 - 13:30 Art and Public Sphere Workshop. Group analysis of the case studies

13:30 – 15.00 Group lunch

15:00 - 17:00 A derive around the city with Maushaus architects, Mikel Mazkarain from SOS Racismo and Edurne Aperribay, architect and member from Foro Mujeres y Ciudad.

17.30 – 18:20 Live streaming of Tania Bruguera

18:00 - 19:30 Close: Assessments and debate around the future of PS Lab

* Streaming Creative Time Summit Stockholm 2014: On both Friday and Saturday, in one of Sukaldea’s rooms there will be a live parallel projection of all the conferences taking place in the international encounter Creative Time Summit Stockholm. Amongst the professionals taking part will be Tania Bruguera, Saskia Sassen, Jeremy Deller, Dora García, Nuria Güell, Joanna Warsza, María Lind…

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