I tilknytning til udstillingen Hairy Matter afholdes dette symposium:
Program Symposium Hairy Matter
11.00 - 11.15 Welcome by Chair Woman, Helle Kingbird Bjerregaard
11.15 - 12.15 Lecture by Philosopher James Giles:
The Evolutionary Anthropology of Human Hair
Hair on different parts of the body, and also its absence, has immense erotic significance in all human cultures . But how did hair evolve and how did it acquire this role? This presentation will attempt to explore these questions while also examining the meanings we attach to both hair and nakedness.
12.15 – 13.00 Exhibitionviews in small groups
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch buffet
14.00 – 15.00 Lecture by Designer Lore Langendries:
Questioning the nature of reproduction via an unconventional combination of hairy animal hides, mechanical treatment and the human touch. A focus on hidden details through wearable objects
15.00 - 15.30 Coffee/Tea and sweet
15.30 - 15.45 HINT project presentation
15.45 –16.50 Artist Talks: Designer Emilie Voirin and Ceramic Artist Per Ahlmann
Moderator: Artist Helle Kingbird Bjerregaard
16.50 - 17.00 Completion
The symposium will be in English, but questions and comments in Danish can be translated.