Towards a New Universalism
Art Populism and the AlterInstitutional Turn
The subject/s of this session is driven from my ongoing research on
of the public space, and the attempt to find an alternative way
During this session the main key points of reflection will revolve around
The agonistic perspective as a tool for maneuvering the existing
And hopefully delve into the specific state of artists, art institutions,
and artistic praxis within the arab world.
hegemony specifically within art institutions.
the back and forth shift between universalism and populism.
of understanding/handling the emancipatory struggle.
power structures’ turbulence, the perceptual shift in our understanding
This session was held online on the 11th of July,
6:00 pm Amman time, 5:00 pm Swiss/Egypt time.