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Verbier Art Summit


  • W Hotel, Rue de Médran 70 Verbier, 1936 Switzerland (map)

The Verbier Art Summit is an international platform that connects thought leaders to key figures in the art world to generate innovative ideas and drive social change.

Organised together with Jochen Volz, director of Pinacoteca de São Paulo, Brazil, the 2019 conference will be based on the theme 'WE ARE MANY. ART, THE POLITICAL AND MULTIPLE TRUTHS'. By bringing together artists, museum directors, activists and academics, the Verbier Art Summit will engage the art world in critical reflection on their social and political responsibilities. The 2019 Summit speakers include artists Tania Bruguera, Latifa Echakhch, Grada Kilomba, Ernesto Neto and Rirkrit Tiravanija; art educator Naine Terena; curator Gabi Ngcobo; philosopher Federico Campagna; Tate director Maria Balshaw; Professor of Neurophysiology Wolf Singer; and Professor of Sociology Boaventura de Sousa Santos. 

Call for papers: Passed
Price: Free
Twitter: #verbierartsummit

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