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CONCEPTUALISM: Intersectional Readings, International Framings – BAM Conference, Van Abbemuseum – NEXT WEEK

Black Artists and Modernism and Van Abbemuseum

View of Nil Yalter, C’est un dur métier que l’exil / Exile is a hard job, 1976/2015. Mixed media. Nil Yalter, 1973-2015, La Verrière, Fondation d’entreprise Hermès, Brussels. Photo: Isabelle Arthuis, 2015.

Conference: “Conceptualism – Intersectional Readings, International Framings”
Black Artists and Modernism in Europe after 1968
December 7–9, 2017


Van Abbemuseum
Bilderdijklaan 10
The Netherlands
Hours: Tuesday–Sunday 11am–5pm

T +31 40 238 1000
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Convenors: Nick Aikens, Dr Sophie Orlando and Dr susan pui san lok
Location: Van Abbemuseum

Keynotes: Valerie Cassel Oliver; Hans D Christ and Iris Dressler

Speakers: Dr Juan Albarran, Dr Lotte Arndt, Dr Eva Bentcheva, Christiane Berndes, Prof Sonia Boyce, Dr Jennifer Burris, Laura Castagnini, Dr Alice Correia, Dr Sandra Delacourt, Dr David Dibosa, EC Feiss, Dr Alexandra Kokoli, Charl Landvreugd, Elisabeth Lebovici, Prof Christa-Maria Lerm-Hayes, Dr susan pui san lok, Dr Sophie Orlando, Yu Wei.

The full programme, day and conference passes are available here.

“Conceptualism – Intersectional Readings, International Framings” is a collaboration with Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, as part of the three-year AHRC-funded research project Black Artists and Modernism (BAM), led by University of the Arts London (UAL) in partnership with Middlesex University. The conference is supported by the Mondriaan Fund.