For Forgetting

Thursday, 4 December 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art For Forgetting Laure Prouvost www.laureprouvost.com French artist Laure Provost, who lives and works in London, will show her work in the Netherlands following an invitation by

For Forgetting

Thursday, 4 December 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art For Forgetting Laure Prouvost www.laureprouvost.com French artist Laure Provost, who lives and works in London, will show her work in the Netherlands following an invitation by

Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art

Thursday, 27 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art Gijs Frieling www.gijsfrieling.nl Gijs Frieling is a visual artist, muralist, anthroposophist and Christian. Frieling tells of how as an anthroposophist he

Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art

Thursday, 27 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art Gijs Frieling www.gijsfrieling.nl Gijs Frieling is a visual artist, muralist, anthroposophist and Christian. Frieling tells of how as an anthroposophist he

How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined

Thursday, 20 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined Klaas Burger and Remy Jungerman www.klaasburger.com www.remyjungerman.com  In the spring of 2014, visual artist Klaas Burger was invited

How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined

Thursday, 20 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined Klaas Burger and Remy Jungerman www.klaasburger.com www.remyjungerman.com  In the spring of 2014, visual artist Klaas Burger was invited

Sex and Sin in the Islamic World

Thursday, 13 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Sex and Sin in the Islamic World Hassnae Bouazza www.hassnaebouazza.nl Muslim women are a popular topic of conversation. Their veil, their having to swim separately, their

Sex and Sin in the Islamic World

Thursday, 13 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Sex and Sin in the Islamic World Hassnae Bouazza www.hassnaebouazza.nl Muslim women are a popular topic of conversation. Their veil, their having to swim separately, their

How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come

Thursday, 6 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come Ralph Nauta www.studiodrift.com   Ralph Nauta shows great interest in Science Fiction. In Science Fiction, situations are shown

How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come

Thursday, 6 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come Ralph Nauta www.studiodrift.com   Ralph Nauta shows great interest in Science Fiction. In Science Fiction, situations are shown

Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths

Thursday, 30 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths Taco Hidde Bakker www.tacohiddebakker.com Taco Hidde Bakker photography’s relationship to reality and truth is a complicated one. Equally pertaining to science, nature, art,

Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths

Thursday, 30 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths Taco Hidde Bakker www.tacohiddebakker.com Taco Hidde Bakker photography’s relationship to reality and truth is a complicated one. Equally pertaining to science, nature, art,

Alchemy as Human Science

Thursday, 9 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Two lectures that complements the cooperation between the KABK and Nest for the occasion of an exhibition about alchemy, which will be composed by director Eelco

Alchemy as Human Science

Thursday, 9 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Two lectures that complements the cooperation between the KABK and Nest for the occasion of an exhibition about alchemy, which will be composed by director Eelco

Science and Reality

Thursday, 2 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Science and Reality Trudy Dehue www.rug.nl Trudy Dehue published the book Better People in June 2014, in which she argues for retaining diversity in the sciences,

Science and Reality

Thursday, 2 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Science and Reality Trudy Dehue www.rug.nl Trudy Dehue published the book Better People in June 2014, in which she argues for retaining diversity in the sciences,

On Philosophy and Reality

Thursday, 25 September 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Zero, One, Two, Three, Four Performance by Kaleb de Groot www.kalebdegroot.nl The first lecture is introduced by way of an art performance by Kaleb de Groot.

On Philosophy and Reality

Thursday, 25 September 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Zero, One, Two, Three, Four Performance by Kaleb de Groot www.kalebdegroot.nl The first lecture is introduced by way of an art performance by Kaleb de Groot.

About the Real and the True

Blessed is he, who falls down head first: for to him the world is different, if only for a moment’s time. – Daniil Charms “We have art not to perish from the truth,” wrote Nietzsche. Reality and truth are not

About the Real and the True

Blessed is he, who falls down head first: for to him the world is different, if only for a moment’s time. – Daniil Charms “We have art not to perish from the truth,” wrote Nietzsche. Reality and truth are not

Studium Generale A 1000 Things Lectures 2014 –2015

The Studium Generale is a programme that hovers, as it were, over the departments: it addresses themes that may not have an immediate practical use, but are potentially relevant to each and every student. It aims to introduce students to

Studium Generale A 1000 Things Lectures 2014 –2015

The Studium Generale is a programme that hovers, as it were, over the departments: it addresses themes that may not have an immediate practical use, but are potentially relevant to each and every student. It aims to introduce students to

Sarah van Sonsbeeck -immaterial aspects- April 16th

Sarah van Sonsbeeck is architect and artist and will speak about the immaterial aspects of the home. Nicola Bozzi came to a striking description of her work: ‘She is known as an architect of anti-sound and master of disconnection. Sarah

Sarah van Sonsbeeck -immaterial aspects- April 16th

Sarah van Sonsbeeck is architect and artist and will speak about the immaterial aspects of the home. Nicola Bozzi came to a striking description of her work: ‘She is known as an architect of anti-sound and master of disconnection. Sarah

Saskia Janssen -about different worlds and inhibits- April 2nd

Adventurer, artist and teacher at the Rietveld Academy Saskia Janssen gives a lecture on the different worlds she inhibits in order to create her work. Before she started her studies she joined a circus and travelled around with them for

Saskia Janssen -about different worlds and inhibits- April 2nd

Adventurer, artist and teacher at the Rietveld Academy Saskia Janssen gives a lecture on the different worlds she inhibits in order to create her work. Before she started her studies she joined a circus and travelled around with them for

Andre Schreuders -Once, there was a red-haired man who had no eyes or ears, about Daniil Charms- March 26th

Andre Schreuders will talk about Daniil Charms and focuses on how this writer influenced his way of thinking and was of great importance in his filmmaking. Daniil Charms (1905-1942) is known as a writer of absurdist stories and wrote a

Andre Schreuders -Once, there was a red-haired man who had no eyes or ears, about Daniil Charms- March 26th

Andre Schreuders will talk about Daniil Charms and focuses on how this writer influenced his way of thinking and was of great importance in his filmmaking. Daniil Charms (1905-1942) is known as a writer of absurdist stories and wrote a

Pedro Bakker & Jelle Bouwhuis ‘the negative artwork’ March 19

A presentation by artist Pedro Bakker and writer Jelle Bouwhuis. Pedro Bakker created a series of overwhelming drawings, titled L’éternal retour/Ma mere et Georges B. The atmosphere feels muggy and charged. The viewer witnesses a drama as it unfolds. Whoever

Pedro Bakker & Jelle Bouwhuis ‘the negative artwork’ March 19

A presentation by artist Pedro Bakker and writer Jelle Bouwhuis. Pedro Bakker created a series of overwhelming drawings, titled L’éternal retour/Ma mere et Georges B. The atmosphere feels muggy and charged. The viewer witnesses a drama as it unfolds. Whoever

Prof. Dr. Maaike Meijer – ‘Het nieuwe feminisme’ – March 12

The new man: shifting gender relations in the Danish TV show Borgen. Masculinity is culturally associated with stability and consistency. La donna e mobile, but the man remains the same. This is a misconception: masculinity is under the influence of

Prof. Dr. Maaike Meijer – ‘Het nieuwe feminisme’ – March 12

The new man: shifting gender relations in the Danish TV show Borgen. Masculinity is culturally associated with stability and consistency. La donna e mobile, but the man remains the same. This is a misconception: masculinity is under the influence of

Anthropologists in Art – Wild design from Poland – 5 March 14.00 Auditorium

5 March at 2 o’clock Nahuel Blaton and Sebastian Rypson will give a lecture on the bizarre eclectic design that originated in Poland during the nineties. On March 5, Nahuel Blaton and Sebastian Rypson (Anthropologists in Art – AiArt) will

Anthropologists in Art – Wild design from Poland – 5 March 14.00 Auditorium

5 March at 2 o’clock Nahuel Blaton and Sebastian Rypson will give a lecture on the bizarre eclectic design that originated in Poland during the nineties. On March 5, Nahuel Blaton and Sebastian Rypson (Anthropologists in Art – AiArt) will

1000 Things is a subjective encyclopedia of inspirational ideas, things, people, and events created by de KABK. The next series of the Studium Generale will be inspired by this new website. Visit: http://1000things.org/

1000 Things is a subjective encyclopedia of inspirational ideas, things, people, and events created by de KABK. The next series of the Studium Generale will be inspired by this new website. Visit: http://1000things.org/

The road to hell is paved with good intentions 27th November KABK STOOR

The road to hell is paved with good intentions 27 november 2013 12.30–17.00 KABK STOOR, Herengracht 38 Den Haag. Break is from 14.15 until 15.00. Feel free to come before or after the break Free entrance The fascination for good

The road to hell is paved with good intentions 27th November KABK STOOR

The road to hell is paved with good intentions 27 november 2013 12.30–17.00 KABK STOOR, Herengracht 38 Den Haag. Break is from 14.15 until 15.00. Feel free to come before or after the break Free entrance The fascination for good

Lucia de Berk

In 2010 a court in Arnhem is expected to rule that Holland’s worst-ever serial killer Lucia de B. is innocent of the charges for which she was jailed for life in 2004. Lucia de Berk, a paediatric nurse, was found

Lucia de Berk

In 2010 a court in Arnhem is expected to rule that Holland’s worst-ever serial killer Lucia de B. is innocent of the charges for which she was jailed for life in 2004. Lucia de Berk, a paediatric nurse, was found

Marcel Elsenaar

‘We have met the enemy and he is us!’ Good and evil are categories that help us to know what to do, how to live a good life. – Marcel Elsenaar, teacher religion and belief, will show film fragments on

Marcel Elsenaar

‘We have met the enemy and he is us!’ Good and evil are categories that help us to know what to do, how to live a good life. – Marcel Elsenaar, teacher religion and belief, will show film fragments on

Marian Markelo

Marian Markelo, Winti-priestess Nana, closes Studium Generale’s The road to hell is paved with good intentions, with a winti-ritual.

Marian Markelo

Marian Markelo, Winti-priestess Nana, closes Studium Generale’s The road to hell is paved with good intentions, with a winti-ritual.

Robert Horselenberg

Dr. Robert Horselenberg, works as in the Department of Criminal Law and Criminology, Faculty of Law at the Maastricht University. He teaches master courses as Jurist Psychology or Proof and achieved doubt. His research is focused on false confessions and

Robert Horselenberg

Dr. Robert Horselenberg, works as in the Department of Criminal Law and Criminology, Faculty of Law at the Maastricht University. He teaches master courses as Jurist Psychology or Proof and achieved doubt. His research is focused on false confessions and

Rico Sneller

‘Should we understand? Understanding evil’ The will to ‘understand’ is a common feature of our western culture. Whereas modern science tries to understand natural phenomena, contemporary hermeneutics is out for an understanding of human expressions. The question arises how evil relates to

Rico Sneller

‘Should we understand? Understanding evil’ The will to ‘understand’ is a common feature of our western culture. Whereas modern science tries to understand natural phenomena, contemporary hermeneutics is out for an understanding of human expressions. The question arises how evil relates to

Dive into the beyond – October 30th, 12:30 – 18:00 Auditorium KABK, The Hague.

Dive into the beyond, an afternoon of discussing ‘the content of research. October 30th 2013 Last year Hanne Hagenaars received a letter for Mister Motley’s ‘Help me’ section in which a student posed the following question: ‘I’m a third year

Dive into the beyond – October 30th, 12:30 – 18:00 Auditorium KABK, The Hague.

Dive into the beyond, an afternoon of discussing ‘the content of research. October 30th 2013 Last year Hanne Hagenaars received a letter for Mister Motley’s ‘Help me’ section in which a student posed the following question: ‘I’m a third year

Lukas Varady-Szabo

More info soon. https://soundcloud.com/soobsolete

Lukas Varady-Szabo

More info soon. https://soundcloud.com/soobsolete

Koen Kleijn

b.1963, Harderwijk Koen Kleijn is an art historian, working as a journalist, documentary film director and writer. He is the author (or co-author) of several books, he is currently Editor in Chief of RCO Editions, the iPad app of the

Koen Kleijn

b.1963, Harderwijk Koen Kleijn is an art historian, working as a journalist, documentary film director and writer. He is the author (or co-author) of several books, he is currently Editor in Chief of RCO Editions, the iPad app of the

Interview (dutch) with Anne Kluytenaar

  In de rij voor de ArtEZ afstudeershows zag ik een dame met een kleurig sjaaltje dat uit een perfecte trenchcoat stak en goed onderhouden krullen. Het bleek de vader van Anne Kluytenaar te zijn. Zij studeerde dit jaar af

Interview (dutch) with Anne Kluytenaar

  In de rij voor de ArtEZ afstudeershows zag ik een dame met een kleurig sjaaltje dat uit een perfecte trenchcoat stak en goed onderhouden krullen. Het bleek de vader van Anne Kluytenaar te zijn. Zij studeerde dit jaar af

Cornel Bierens

Cornel Bierens - 1949 Bierens is a visual artist and writer. He graduated from University Utrecht as a clinical psychologist and studied art school at the HKU and Gerrit Rietveld Academy. He works progressed from painting and drawings in to building

Cornel Bierens

Cornel Bierens - 1949 Bierens is a visual artist and writer. He graduated from University Utrecht as a clinical psychologist and studied art school at the HKU and Gerrit Rietveld Academy. He works progressed from painting and drawings in to building

Gijs Assmann

B 1966, Roosendaal, works and lives in Amsterdam Gijs Assmann studied at AKI and the post-academic Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. His work is featured with the storytelling character and the constructions build from figurative, stereotypical-image-elements concentrated in a melancholic atmosphere. Assmann

Gijs Assmann

B 1966, Roosendaal, works and lives in Amsterdam Gijs Assmann studied at AKI and the post-academic Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. His work is featured with the storytelling character and the constructions build from figurative, stereotypical-image-elements concentrated in a melancholic atmosphere. Assmann

Pieter Spierenburg

Pieter Spierenburg is professor of historical criminology at Erasmus University, Rotterdam. In 2008 Polity published his History of Violence and Punishment: Personal Violence in Europe from the Middle Ages to the Present, and in autumn 2012 they published a collection

Pieter Spierenburg

Pieter Spierenburg is professor of historical criminology at Erasmus University, Rotterdam. In 2008 Polity published his History of Violence and Punishment: Personal Violence in Europe from the Middle Ages to the Present, and in autumn 2012 they published a collection

Lectures by artist Sam Durant, ‘The opposite of love is not hate, but indifference’ & professor Pieter Spierenburg, ‘History of murder’ October 21st at the auditorium

The opposite of love is not hate, but indifference. Indifference creates evil. Hatred is evil itself. Indifference is what allows evil to be strong, what gives it power. (Elie Wiesel) Sam Durant’s website opens with this quote on evil and

Lectures by artist Sam Durant, ‘The opposite of love is not hate, but indifference’ & professor Pieter Spierenburg, ‘History of murder’ October 21st at the auditorium

The opposite of love is not hate, but indifference. Indifference creates evil. Hatred is evil itself. Indifference is what allows evil to be strong, what gives it power. (Elie Wiesel) Sam Durant’s website opens with this quote on evil and

Studypoints

Students can earn study points by attending the Studium Generale programme. In 2013 we’ll be organising two long afternoon sessions and after Christmas, a short series of lectures. By following the whole programme, you’ll earn one study point. During the

Studypoints

Students can earn study points by attending the Studium Generale programme. In 2013 we’ll be organising two long afternoon sessions and after Christmas, a short series of lectures. By following the whole programme, you’ll earn one study point. During the