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Upcoming Event

CONVERSATIONS: Floating Utopias

25 May, Saturday | 2pm – 5.15pm
Expression Gallery, Level 4, ArtScience Museum
Admission is free on a first-come-first-served basis.

Organised on the opening weekend of Floating Utopias, this reflective programme of talks gathers curators, artists and activists to investigate the historical development of inflatable objects and discuss how they have inspired the imagination of alternative and utopian worlds.

Featured speakers include the Floating Utopias curatorial team – Anna Hoetjes (artist), Artúr van Balen (artist and founder of Tools for Action) and Fabiola Bierhoff (art historian), Graham Stevens (artist), Dawn Ng (artist), Norhaizad Adam (Artistic Director of P7:1SMA) and Honor Harger (Executive Director of ArtScience Museum).

2.00pm – 2.10pm Opening note by Honor Harger
2.10pm –2.40pm Exhibition overview by Anna Hoetjes, Artúr van Balen and Fabiola Bierhoff
2.40pm –3.10pm Artist talk by Graham Stevens
3.10pm –3.25pm Q&A with Anna Hoetjes, Artúr van Balen, Fabiola Bierhoff and Graham Stevens, moderated by Honor Harger
3.25pm –3.40pm Break
3.40pm –3.45pm Welcome back
3.45pm –4.10pm Artist talk by Artúr van Balen*
4.10pm –4.30pm Artist talk by Dawn Ng
4.30pm –4.50pm Artist talk by Norhaizad Adam
4.50pm –5.10pm Q&A with Artúr van Balen, Dawn Ng and Norhaizad Adam, moderated by Honor Harger
5.15pm End of programme
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Panel Q&A
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*Kindly note the following change in the programme: Artúr van Balen will be speaking at 3.45pm instead of Ahmet Ögüt.

Please refer to our Facebook event page for more details.