Calendar | 07/02/2013

Workshop on Multilingualism and Art

Kone Foundation organized, together with the Arts Council of Uusimaa, a project workshop on multilingualism and art.
Add to my calendar 2013-02-07 13:00 2013-02-07 16:00 Europe/Helsinki Workshop on Multilingualism and Art Workshop on Multilingualism and Art Kone Foundation, Tehtaankatu 21 B 49, 00150 Helsinki

2013

07/2

The workshop is related to a grant call on the same theme, which will be organized in February-March. The event will be held on Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 13-16 at Kone Foundation office in Helsinki.

There will be discussion on the upcoming grant application call, some case examples related to the theme will be introduced and project ideas will be shared and developed in small groups. The event will also be a great place to network.
Funding will be available for

  • multilingual art projects, regardless of field
  • art projects which deal with the theme of multilingualism
  • projects which improve the linguistic accessibility of art
  • projects in which researchers and artists collaborate on issues related to multilingualism.

Programme

13:00
Chairperson Hanna Nurminen (The Kone Foundation Board of Trustees): Welcome

Head of Scientific Affairs Kalle Korhonen and Head of Cultural Affairs Anna Talasniemi (Kone Foundation): The Kone Foundation Language Programme and the Art and multilingualism grant call

13:15
Regional Artist on Cultural Diversity  Outi Korhonen (Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Arts Council of Uusimaa): Babel workshops: Multilingual possibilities in art museum workshops

13:35
Director Otso Kautto (Theatre Quo Vadis): Experiences of multilingualism in Quo Vadis

13:55
Poet Diana Mistera and Poet, Literary Arts Instructor Timo Harju  (Runokohtauksia project): Linguistic encounters in the Runokohtauksia project

14:15
Group work (Coffee and tea on offer)

15:30
Sharing the ideas and themes of the workshops

After the programme, it is possible to continue discussing and networking until 6 pm.


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Date and location

Time: Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 13-16

Location: Kone Foundation, Tehtaankatu 21 B 49, 00150 Helsinki


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