Vancouver Flying University
Space//Troubles: Critical Cultural Practices
Gallery Gachet. September 11, 7pm.
Talk by Jochen Becker & panel discussion
with Clint Burnham, Candice Hopkins, Irwin Oostindie, Sadira Rodrigues
Jochen Becker, Berlin-based artist, is a curator and critic who writes for Springerin, and is co-editor of Metrozones, Berlin. His curatorial projects include FROM/TO EUROPE, on the colonial foundations of Europe, Shedhalle Zurich, 2006/2007.
Clint Burnham is a Vancouver-based writer, critic, and educator at Simon Fraser University. His creative and critical books include Be Labour Reading, Smoke Show and The Jamesonian Unconscious.
Candice Hopkins is a Vancouver-based writer and curator. She is the director and curator of the exhibition program at Western Front, Vancouver. Her writing has appeared in C Magazine, Leonardo, FUSE, and other publications.
Irwin Oostindie is a Dutch/Canadian artist, curator and administrator doing cultural planning and cultural infrastructure development, including working as Executive Director of Gallery Gachet.
Sadira Rodrigues is Acting Director, Continuing Studies at Emily Carr University, Vancouver. She was Assistant Curator of the 2004 Shanghai Biennale and has written for Thirdspace and Yishu.