Valand Academy, University of Gothenburg is the host of KUNO 2017 annual events.
Thursday 19 October 2017
13.00 - 16.30 Coordinators Meeting at Glashuset, Valand Academy
16.30 - 17.00 Guided Tour of Valand Academy (optional)
19.00 Student Performances and Welcome Dinner at Valand Academy (all participants)
Friday 20 October 2017
09.00 - 12.00 Parallel sessions:
- Network Meeting at Cinema Hall, Valand Academy (for leaders)
- IP Workshop "Realising Ideas" at Glashuset, Valand Academy (for teachers)
12.00 - 13.00 lunch
13.00 - 17.00 Teachers Seminar
INCLUSIVE ACTIONS – ART SCHOOLS IMAGINING DESEGREGATION?
Art schools propose a fundamentally important and highly specific critical space for wider society. In part, they have been enabled to do so by operating in relative autonomy with respect to a mainstream culture of university technocratic reform. Whether we are speaking of stand-alone historic academies or art schools that are contained within larger university-type institutions, we are faced with traditions of artistic pedagogy rooted in the autonomy of students’ individual processes of art making, unfolded in exclusive dialogue with artist-educators. Considerable challenges are being raised towards these conditions and assumptions. The teacher’s seminar offered by Valand for KUNO 2017 asks what are the potentials for art education when we imagine desegregation within our societies.
Keynote speakers: Ram Krishnan, Sarah Tuck, Nav Haq and Andrea Phillips
For full programme click here
19.30 KUNO Dinner - restaurant t.b.a.
Saturday 21 October 2017
10.00 - 13.00 Teachers Seminar continues
13.00 - 13.30 lunch with a take-away-option for those leaving for airport
14.00 - 15.30 Tour of GIBCA (optional)
Registration for the meeting
Click here to register for the meeting. Deadline for registration is 1st October. Please, contact KUNO if the deadline has passed.
Book your Hotel
Hotel Avalalon: Avalon Hotel is situated in the city center. You can go by tram 3 or 7 from Drottningstorget next to the Central station and get of at Kungstorget. Or take the flight bus from the airport Landvetter and get of at Kungstorget.
To book your hotel please send an email no later than 19th of September to firstname.lastname@example.org and state "KUNO" in subject. Price pr night is 1500 SEK.
KUNO support for Travel and Hotel (Reimbursement info)
KUNO supports 3 participants from each member institution to take part in the meeting: 1 coordinator, 1 dean/rector/head and 1 teacher.
Support: maximum amount of refund for travel is 300 EUR (except 600 from Iceland) pr participant. Additionally, KUNO pays for hotel, max 2 nights each. KUNO will pay for the allocated hotel nights pr participant on the spot. Those staying extra nights are expected to pay for additional nights upon arrival/departure.
Reimbursemt of flight costs: Following the KUNO events in Gothenburg, your academy should send an invoice to Iceland Academy of the Arts, co. KUNO, Thverholt 11, 105 Reykjavík Iceland. Email: email@example.com / Reference: “KUNO Gothenburg” . The invoice should include receipts of the purchased flight tickets and should be sent before end of Dec 2017. Note that transport to/from airport is not reimbursed.
Further info on Teachers Seminar (keynote speakers) is due.