Panels and conversations at miart 2018

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miart 2018: complete program

April 13–15, 2018

miart – International Modern and Contemporary Art Fair
Viale Scarampo Pavilion 3, Gate 5
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miart – international modern and contemporary art fair of Milan announces the complete list of speakers of the new edition of miartalks, realized for the third consecutive year under the artistic direction of Alessandro Rabottini and in collaboration with In Between Art Film, the production company founded by Beatrice Bulgari in order to support artist’s films and experimental videos.

Brought together under the title What Can We Imagine? the miartalks 2018 will explore imagination as an essential force that creates and transforms reality, rather than as a form of escape from the present. Together with our speakers, we will explore the individual and collective boundaries of imagination, we will question “where” is it possible to imagine; how art can be a space of social transformation; how imagination can become a daily exercise of emancipation and, finally, what can we imagine for a future that is already here?

Fatoş Üstek, Director and Chief Curator, David Roberts Art Foundation, London

Complete list of speakers:
Andrea Anastasio, designer, Naples / Mumbai
Michael Anastassiades, product designer, London
Defne Ayas, Curator, With or Without, Rotterdam / Berlin
Luca Massimo Barbero, Art Historian and Associate Curator, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Shumon Basar, writer and curator, Berlin / Dubai
Osei Bonsu, independent curator and writer, London / Paris
Andrea Bowers, artist, Los Angeles
Barbara Casavecchia, Frieze Contributing Editor and Independent Curator, Milan
Jean-Pierre Criqui, Curator of Contemporary Art, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris and Editor-in-chief, Cahiers du Mnam
Vincenzo de Bellis, Curator of Visual Arts, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Jeremy Deller, artist, London
Nikola Dietrich, Appointed Director, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
Hedwig Fijen, Director of Manifesta, Amsterdam
Massimiliano Gioni, Artistic Director, The New Museum, New York and Director, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan
Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy, Director, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Emily King, writer and curator, London
Christian Marclay, artist and composer, London
Chus Martinez, Director, Art Institute at the FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Basel
Nancy Olnick and Giorgio Spanu, Founders, Magazzino Italian Art, New York
Ippolito Pestellini Laparelli, Manifesta 12 Creative Mediator and Partner at OMA, Rotterdam
Hugo Macdonald, Design Critic and Journalist / Curator Object at miart 2018, London
Teresa Margolles, artist, Mexico City / Madrid
Paola Nicolin, Editor-at-large, Domus
Walid Raad, artist, New York
Mark Rappolt, Editor-in-Chief, ArtReview / ArtReview Asia
Sara Raza, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator for the Middle East and North Africa
Zoë Ryan, John H. Bryan Chair and Curator of Architecture and Design, Department of Architecture and Design, The Art Institute of Chicago
Nicolaus Schafhausen, Director, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
Diego Sileo, Curator, PAC Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan
Mirjam Varadinis, Manifesta 12 Creative Mediator and Curator at Kunsthaus, Zurich
Andrea Viliani, General Director, Fondazione Donnaregina per le Arti Contemporanee – Museo Madre, Naples
Lydia Yee, Chief Curator, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Tobias Zielony, artist, Berlin

For a complete schedule of the conversations please click here

In Between Art Film is a film production company specializing in the production of independent and documentary films based on an interdisciplinary approach.

Among the most recent productions and co-productions: Looking for Oum Kulthum by Shirin Neshat (2017), Adelita Husni-Bey’s contribution to the Italian Pavilion at the 57 Venice Biennale, Vb82 by Vanessa Beecroft and Monelle by Diego Marcon. In Between Art Film has been supporting leading institutions and promoting important cultural partnerships including: Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement (Centre d’Art Contemporain Geneva, 2016); Tate Film (London 2017); Maxxi Videogallery (Rome, 2017); Il Mondo Magico Italian Pavilion, 57th International Art Exhibition of Venice Biennale (Venice, 2017); Documenta 14 (Athens – Kassel, 2017), Lo Schermo dell’Arte (Florence, 2017); Dhaka Art Summit (Dhaka, 2018); Manifesta 12 (Palermo, 2018).

miart is looking forward to seeing you from April 13–15, 2018 (with the VIP Preview on April 12) in Milan

Main Partner: Intesa Sanpaolo – Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking
Partner: Herno, Fidenza Village, Cedit – Ceramiche d’Italia, Snaporazverein, LCA Studio Legale
miartalks powered by: In Between Art Film
Sponsor: Ruinart, Flos, Menabrea, Nava press
Media Partner: La Repubblica
International Media Partner: The New York Times
Official Guide: My Art Guide
Online exclusively on: Artsy

Panels and conversations at miart 2018

MIA Art Fair
The Third Line
Art Newspaper
Carolina Nitsch
Michael Kon
e-flux iPad
Xavier Hufkens
Cardi Black Box