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6-8 October, Conference FICTION/REALITY. Dansehallerne. Copenhagen.

8. October. Performance "Another 3" by Sara Gebran

FICTION/REALITY is a 4 day gathering of international thinkers, professional artists, art students and professors taking place at Dansehallerne 5-8 October 2016, curated by Anders Paulin in collaboration with Sara Gebran.

The conference addresses the current conditions for reflection and aesthetic transcendence in an institutional context. Through discussions, lectures, and performances the meeting will focus on the interaction of aesthetics and reality in two aspects of artistic work: Aesthetics as Practice and Aesthetics as Organisation.

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Guests: Bojana Cvejic, Benjamin Noys, Sergej Pristas, Paula Caspao, Rodrigo Sobarzo, Mette Edvardsen, Frederic Gies, Katya Sander, Efva Lilja, Johan Forsman, Anders Paulin, and Sara Gebran.

The program is divided between a series of conversations and keynotes during the day, where registration is required (sign in here:, and a public program of performances and keynotes which is to be announced at Dansehallerne's website 22. September.

A co-production between The Danish School of Performing Arts, Dansehallerne, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, and Anders Paulin and Sara Gebran.

Supported by Nordisk Kulturfond and Statens Kunstfond.

FICTION/REALITY is part of Anders Paulin’s research project Twin Figure of Mimesis at The Danish School of Performing Arts. The event is a sequel to the conference Reflection organised by Sara Gebran in October 2015.



NICECAST recordings of the conference