Debut screening of new short film Kindness vs. the Home Office on colonial legacies, the borders of Europe and state Islamophobia, featuring poet Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan AKA the Brown Hijabi.
In a discussion following the screening, the roundtable will consider the domestic war on terror impact and showing solidarity with those oppressed and subjugated in prison and within arts institutions, in relation to British and Dutch contexts.
With: Malia Bouattia, Luk Vervaet, Hassan Vawda, Navine Khan-Dossos; chair Hamja Ahsan
is a an artist, writer, activist and curator based in London. His art practice is trans-disciplinary – encompassing conceptual writing, photography, building archives, performance, video, sound and making zines. Learn more about Hamja Ahsan on https://www.janvaneyck.nl/participants/hamja-ahsan and https://openstudios2021.janvaneyck.nl/partici.../hamja-ahsan
The event is part of the Open Studios programme: 23, 24, 25, 26 June & 1, 2, 3 July
–Facebook event: https://fb.me/e/2QlmRPqQG
–More information: https://www.janvaneyck.nl/calendar/open-studios-2021
–To attend the Open Studios at the Jan van Eyck Academie, register via https://bit.ly/3cqAfVv
–Follow the event online via https://openstudios2021.janvaneyck.nl/
–Dive into conversation with the participants and guests in The Fourth Garden https://www.struggle.tv/session/fourthgarden
–Watch the Open Studios 2021 screenings: https://www.janvaneyck.nl/.../open-studios-2021-screenings
OPEN STUDIOS 2021 PARTICIPANTS
Aàdesokan, Aliki van der Kruijs, Arvid & Marie, Asha Karami, Aslı Hatipoğlu, Ben Schwartz, Boram Soh, Charlotte Lagro, David Habets, Elisa Caldana, Emilia Tapprest, Erika Roux, Erin Johnson, Eva Posas, Fazal Rizvi, Floor Martens, Frederik Willem Daem, Gamal Fouad, Gerda Blees, Giuditta Vendrame, Hamja Ahsan, Ignace Cami, Inge Schilperoord, Jakub Samek, Jente Posthuma, Johanna Bruckner, Kanthy Peng, Lisa Ertel and Jannis Zell, Lisa Plaut, Luisa Puterman, Lukas Rehm, Manjot Kaur, Marielle Chabal, Maxim Weirich, Mickey Yang, Niina Tervo, Nina Nowak, Offshore Studio, Pejvak, Rudy Guedj, Savaş Boyraz, Sophia Holst, Soft Protest Digest
Ahsan is delivering a virtual tour of his work on 24 June 16:00 – 17:00 CEST on The Fourth Garden: https://fb.me/e/TPP257Ih