Jan Verwoert: A Love for the Thing

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a lecture by internationally renowned art critic and curator

A Love for the Thing
"On things that can
activate the magic of the social,
talk to all creatures
and catch ghosts"

Jan Verwoert

is a critic, who lives in Berlin, teaches art at the Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam, the De Appel Curatorial Programme, Amsterdam and the Hamidrasha School of Art, Tell Aviv.
He works as a contributing editor to frieze magazine and writes for different publications.
His book Bas Jan Ader – In Search of the Miraculous was published by Afterall/MIT Press in 2006.
The collection of his essays Tell Me What You Want What You Really Really Want has just been published by Sternberg Press/Piet Zwart Institute.

10.1. 2012 6 p.m.
Dittrichova 9, Prague, CZ

Held in cooperation with Atelier of visiting profesor Silka Otto-Knapp, AVU Prague (saloun.avu.cz, www.avu.cz)

Held in English

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