18:00 – Welcome and Introduction
Assimina Kaniari /The artist as host from Palissy to Kac
18:15-19:00 – Lectures: Hosts and hosting
Gunalan Nadarajan /Spectral Animals
Ingeborg Reichle /Speculative Biologies: New Directions in Art & Biotechnology
Fay Zika /The garden as host
19:00-19: 15 – Break
19:15-20:00 – Lectures: Contemporary art practices
Irina Aristarkhova /Challenges to Hospitality in Contemporary Art
Kathy High /Speaking Animal: Interspecies Collaborations
Lia Yoka /Α very schematic history of exhibiting technoscience as art
20:00 – 20:30 – Discussion: Critical approaches
Panel: Jenny Marketou, Adam Zaretsky, Ioannis Melanitis, Dalila Honorato.
Convenor: Assimina Kaniari
This lecture series is convened by Assimina Kaniari, D. Phil. Oxford, Assistant Professor in Art History at ASFA in the context of the ASFA 2016-2017 courses ‘History of Modern and Contemporary Art: Documentation, Labour and Production’ (MFA / ΜΕΤ) and Critical Approaches to Art History: the Museum Institution (BA in Art History / ΘΙΣΤΕ) taught by A. Kaniari, Assistant Professor in Art History, ASFA.