Allan Sekula: Ship of Fools / Dockers’ Museum Book launch/talks
As the closing event of the current exhibition, Johann Jakobs Museum presents the book Ship of Fools/The Dockers' Museum and will hold a conference in the artist's honor in collaboration with Maumaus, Lisbon.
-11 am -1 pm: Benjamin Buchloh
(in conversation with Roger M. Buergel) On the legacies of Conceptual Art
-2 pm - 5 pm: Manthia Diawara - On the Films of Allan Sekula
Hilde Van Gelder - Ship of Fools and ‘The Rights of Man:’ Allan Sekula’s Reconsidered Humanism
Alberto Toscano - Landscapes of Capital
Published by Leuven University Press (English Version), La Criée centre d' art contemporain/FRAC Bretagne (French Version) and Lumiar Cité/Maumaus (Portuguese Version). Edited by Hilde Van Gelder, with a preface by Jürgen Bock and Bart De Baere and contributions by Gail Day, Steve Edwards, Allan Sekula†, Sally Stein, Alberto Toscano and Hilde Van Gelder.