Estonian Academy of Arts

Fine Art Building/Rüütelkonna hoone
Kiriku plats 1, Tallinn
rooms 201 and 202

FRIDAY (27th of May)

9:30                     Registration and coffee

10:00 – 10:30    Katrin Kivimaa Welcome to the Symposium

10:30 – 11:15     Angela Dimitrakaki Feminist Politics and Institutional Critiques: Imagining a Curatorial Commons

11:15 – 12:00     Izabela Kowalczyk From Identity to Transformation of Visual Order in Curatorial Practices

12:00 – 12:30     Eva Ursprung Shifted Identities: Female Self-Constructions from Socialism to Consumerism and In-Between

12:30 – 13:30     Lunch

13:30 – 16:00     Panel session: Regional and Trans-Regional Perspectives on the Baltic Feminisms

                                  Presentations: Mara TraumaneKatrin Kivimaa, Laima Kreivyte; will be joined in discussion by Reet Varblane, Mare Tralla

                                   Moderator: Rael Artel

16:00 – 16:30     Coffee break

16:30 – 18:00     Keynote speech: Bojana Pejic From ‘Latent Feminism’ to ‘Intimate Feminism’: Rethinking Gender Check

SATURDAY (28th of May)

9:30                     Coffee

10:00 – 10:45   Pawel Leszkowicz Love and Democracy: A Queering of the Visual Field by Women Artists in Poland

10:45 – 11:30     Katja Kobolt Feminist Curatorial Practices and Feminist Canon-Building Strategies as Political Actions

11:30 – 12:45     Panel discussion: Queer Curating and Feminisms

                                 Pawel Leszkowicz, Katja Kobolt, Airi Triisberg, Rebeka Põldsam

                                 Moderator: Lara Perry

12:45 – 13:15      Closing discussion

16:00                    Guided tour by the curators of the exhibition Untold Stories: Queer and Political Positions in Contemporary Art at the Tallinn Art Hall

18:00                    Wine reception at the Tallinn Art Hall