Expert talks – Social Engaged Art in the New Reality 

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Skopje announces the first in a series of expert talks which will take place as part of the Manifesta 14 Western Balkans Project.  The event will take place on-site, on November 10th at 7pm CET, at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Skopje. Manifesta

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Wisdom in Love, public lecture by Timothy Morton

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje WEDNESDAY, 3 NOVEMBER 2021 AT 19 00 CET Timothy Morton is Rita Shea Guffey Chair in English at Rice University. He has collaborated with Björk, Jeff Bridges, Olafur Eliasson, Haim Steinbach and Pharrell Williams. He is the author of “Being Ecological” (Penguin, 2018), “Humankind: Solidarity

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Sandlines, the Story of History, Film of Francys Alys

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje Film Programs, Tuesday, 28. September, 2021 at 20,00 Contemporary Belgian and Mexican artist Francis Alÿs has created more than just a history of Iraq from the Sykes-Picot agreement in 1916 to the Islamic State’s influence of terror in 2016. It can rather be considered the

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HOW TO DESTROY TIME MACHINES

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje Film programmes: Wednesday, 22. September, 2021, at 20,00 This one is a film for your ears. It focuses on Jeph Jerman, an Arizona-based experimental musician, on his passion for sounds and his unique perception of the world. Jeph doesn’t want to get into time machines,

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Saskia Sassen and Ana Ivanovska Deskova on “Utopian Urbanism, the Global City and Skopje”

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje 26. July, 2021, at 8PM On the closing of a long-term project Skopje Resurgent, prof. Saskia Sassen and prof. Ana Ivanovska Deskova will have public presentations on the Utopian Urbanism, the Global City and Skopje. The Skopje Resurgent project was realized by the Museum of

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Public Lecture by Claire Bishop

Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje Claire Bishop – Interventions: The Art of Political Timing Monday, 21 June 2021 at 19 00 CET This lecture offers a historical and theoretical analysis of the “intervention” as an artistic strategy, defining it as a self-initiated and disruptive gesture in the public sphere (understood as both

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Post-Yugoslavs: Exile is (not) just another line in one’s biography

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje 18. – 31. December 2020 The Museum of Contemporary Art – Skopje from December 18 to 31 presents the latest online film programme entitled “Post-Yugoslavs: Exile is (not) just another line in one’s biography.” The program cycle builds on last year’s special program of the

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Chantal Mouffe: The Role of Affects in Agonistic Politics

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje Online Lecture, Thursday, 14. November, 2020 at 07,30 PM This lecture is organized as a part of the interdisciplinary programme named Dis/ordering the Art World. Chantal Mouffe – A political theorist educated at the universities of Louvain, Paris, and Essex, Chantal Mouffe is Professor of

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Santiago Zabala: Art and the Global Return to Order – Online Talk

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje Thursday, 29. October, 2020, beginning at 06.30 PM Politicians and intellectuals who insist on universal truths are creating a condition where the absence of emergency is the greatest emergency. At the center of this condition is the belief that there are no alternatives to the

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What is Film? Letters 1 & Letters 2

Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje 22. August 2020, 21,00 Ana Pavlović Denmark / 2018 / 67’, 28′ The film screening is organized in collaboration with the Festival for Feminist Culture FIRSTBORN GIRL. Curated by: Kumjana Novakova (Curatorial statement) On All Letters “To write at all is to say … all.

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