Public Lectures and Moderated Conversations

The Role of Art in Challenging Contexts

Thursday 27.2.2020, 17.00 – 18.15, Hörsaal 1

Moderated Conversation between Nicola Dahrendorf (peacebuilding advisor), Christian Frutiger (SDC/Swiss FDFA), Swetlana Heger-Davis (ZHdK), and George Steinmann (visual artist)

Moderated by Dagmar Reichert (artasfoundation)

The Human Right to Free Artistic Expression

Friday 28.2.2020, 18.00 – 19.00, Hörsaal 1

Public Lecture by Karima Bennoune (Special Rapporteur UN Human Rights Council), followed by a conversation between Karima Bennoune and Tania Bruguera (visual artist)

Fundamentalism and Artistic Freedom

Thursday 27.2.2020, 18.30 – 19.30, Hörsaal 1

Moderated Conversation: Presentation and discussion of a new Freemuse Report

Srirak Plipat (Freemuse), Firas Abou Fakher (Mashrou Leila), Sylvia Sasse (Zurich University)