filmer en femme / filming as a woman

Museum of Contemporary Art – Film and Video Programme What is Film? Agnès Varda   “Because we women are supposedly all the same! Nuisances, frivolous, gossips, bitches, sluts, etc!” Quote from Réponses de Femmes, Agnès Varda, 1975   “One million women in France have abortions every year. Condemned to secrecy,

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What is Film? Safia Benhaim

01 / 02 April 2019 Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje  Film and Video regular programme “What is Film?” presents series of screenings and talks aiming to set up the basis of long-term programming, research, and presentation of outstanding audiovisual works, defining the broad palette of the art of film in

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Lecture: Zdenka Badovinac

Comradeship: Curating, Art, and Politics in Post-Socialist Europe Museum of Contemporary Art – Skopje, Thursday 28. March 2019, starting at 20.00  “We are now in the second decade of the West taking interest in art from ‘other’ places. There are many reasons for this development, including the fall of communism in the

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The New Large Glass Journal

Museum of Contemporary Art – Skopje   The Large Glass is being published again 23 years after its first issue and ten years since its last issue. The journal was first launched in 1995 by Sonja Abadzhieva, who became editor-in-chief, working with Liljana Nedelkovska, Zoran Petrovski, Marika Bocvarovska and many

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Yane Calovski and Hristina Ivanoska: Epilogue (Form of an Argument)

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje 11. November 2018 – 06. May 2019 Opening: Saturday, 10November, 2018 at 13:00h     The artistic practice of internationally recognized Macedonian artists, Yane Calovski and Hristina Ivanoska, which date since 2000, is complex and contextual. It is engaged with issues and concepts of architecture, history

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FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE: Unearthing State Violence

Lecture | 29 October | 19.30–21.30 Workshop | 30 October| 10.00–16.00   Contemporary conflict increasingly takes place in densely populated and mediatised environments. Accounts of human rights violations that occur within them abound, but are often distorted or simply muted by official narratives. Investigative access to these sites is primarily

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Reality Has to Begin

Film and Video Programs of the Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje and the International Documentary and Short Film Festival DokuFest, Prizren Present Reality Has to Begin Contemporary creative documentary film program Curated by Veton Nurkollari and Kumjana Novakova     Friday, October 12, 2018 at 20:00 H Did You Wonder

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The Art of Political Imagination, lecture by Stephen Duncombe:

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje announces the lecture of Stephen Duncombe titled The Art of Political Imagination. Wednsday, October 17 at 19,30 H “Poetry is the way we give name to the nameless so it can be thought,” writes Audrey Lorde, deftly outlining the power of art to envision personal

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White Night at the MoCA Skopje with Meteors

Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje Saturday, 6. October 2018 at 20.00     Participating at the traditional White Night events MoCA Skopje presents Meteors, a film by the Turkish director Gürcan Keltek (Netherlands/Turkey, 2017, 84 min.)   They come at night. Everyone steps out of their homes. They light torches and

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Connections in the Collections – Italian and Macedonian Parallels

Museum of Contemporary Art-Skopje 27. 09. 2018 – 25. 02. 2019   The exhibition “Connections in the Collections – Italian and Macedonian Parallels” tries to show possible visual connections between the works of Italian and Macedonian artists represented in the collection at the Museum of Contemporary Art-Skopje. These works carry

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