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OPENLab 2016 residency

OPENLab 2016 is an intense residency platform aimed to create new strategies
and ideas in  experimental and interdisciplinary practice. OPENLab is looking for  15 artists from across South Africa  to participate in the lab, lead by national and international facilitators. 135 more words



It’s been busy!


Unconference in DC Poised to Transform Museums

Openlab is convening an unconference, talks, and a planning workshop in Washington, DC on December 1-2 to “to accelerate the speed and impact of transformational change in the GLAM (gallery, library, archive, and museum) sector” in order to “to increase and disseminate knowledge; to encourage civic dialogue and engagement; and to support individuals in their right to access and participate in culture.”  The brain child of… 276 more words

Historical Interpretation

My Summer Internship at CERN

It has been been almost three months since the ending of  my best ever summer experience! I have finally found the time and ambiance to write about this. 433 more words


In relation to "Improvising Translation"

During the last two OPENLAB sessions I facilitated at Chisenhale Dance Space I proposed some ideas inspired by reading Jaques Rancière’s The Ignorant Schoolmaster.

I would like to share with you here a series of randoms thoughts and writings before and after the session, in one part there is a facebook thread including a passage from the book that was partially the reason for the inspiration, especially for the idea of ‘improvising’. 2,488 more words

OPENLAB sessions on Friday 11th September 2015: "Out with the eyes – A sensorial smorgasbord" with Manou Koreman

Last Friday we re-took the weekly sessionS in the studio at Chisenhale Dance Space, and for this re-start of OL’s academic year we had the pleasure of enjoying of Manou’s proposition to have a long session during which we would be blind-folded… … 395 more words