Lecture at City in Context, Lahore Biennale

Posted on Nov 27, 2016 in / Serial Events / Serial IFIT

Impulse Lecture – The Assembly of the University of the

Neighbourhoods (UoN). A documentation of making new forms

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lecture with  Bernd Kniess


at Urbanities – Art and Public Space in Pakistan

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Venue: Alhamra Arts Council | 2:00 – 8:30 pm

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Alhamra Hall III

2:00 pm URBANITIES Welcome Note

Stefan Winkler, Director Goethe-Institut Pakistan

Osman Khalid Waheed, Chairman Lahore Biennale Foundation

2:30 pm Keynote – Politics of Architecture: Archis Interventions in

Southeastern Europe

Kai Vöckler

3:15 pm Panel – Contested Spaces: Conflict, Violence, Reconciliation

Miro Craemer / Marvi Mazhar / Adeela Suleman / Kai Vöckler

Moderator: Attiq Uddin Ahmed

4:30 pm Tea Break

5:00 pm Impulse Lecture – The Assembly of the University of the

Neighbourhoods (UoN). A documentation of making new forms

of agencies available.

Christopher Dell & Bernd Kniess

5:30 pm Panel – Agency and Engagement: Urban Creative Practices

Farida Batool / Zoohaus|Inteligencias Colectivas / Christopher Dell /

Bernd Kniess

Moderator: Gulraiz Khan



A four-day symposium of talks, exhibitions, performances, workshops, concert

1 – 4 December 2016

Alhamra Arts Council, Lahore

Annemarie-Schimmel-Haus, Lahore

City in Context will bring together

poets and writers, theoreticians, artists and architects, musicians, activists,

and various other practitioners from diverse fields of study.

It will aim to discuss and expand existing ideas and projects pertaining to the multifarious aspects of the urban realm, and to explore the wider connections that they draw with the world of art.

The symposium brings to a culmination key partner projects dealing with the city’s narratives.

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Urbanities – Art and Public Space in Pakistan

Goethe-Institut Pakistan & Lahore Biennale Foundation


Stories We Tell – Aao Sunayein Kahani

Beaconhouse National University – School of Visual Arts and Design,

the Centre for Culture and Development & the Lahore Biennale Foundation


It also encompasses the first public discussion session


pertaining to Lahore Biennale 01 the flagship event of the Lahore Biennale Foundation.


We are looking forward to your participation.

For further details, please see here. Certain events/session are by registration only.

Curated by Sara-Duana Meyer

Project Consultant and Co-Curator

Goethe-Institut Pakistan