Research Station

LocationResearch Station
  • Clara Balaguer
  • Kari Robertson
  • Seecum Cheung
  • Sumia Jaama
  • Weronika Zielińska-Klein
  • Danae Tapia
  • Affiliated research project
  • Matricentric feminism, critical self-organization, and autonomy

  • The Research Station invites all colleagues to ARE WE / WE ARE RESEARCH on Thursday June 9, 10.00-17.00 hrs at the Research Station.

    A day of conversations on doing research at WdKA, spotlighting research lecturers’ projects from the practices in an open and interactive format. A full and diverse program to open discussion about artistic research and its forms. The best opportunity to get together and exchange knowledge and work in progress with your peers!

    Expect conversations around the body, perception and obfuscation, a performative lunch break, and a talk show.

    Starting with coffee at 10.00 and wrapping up the day with drinks.


    10.00 – welcome with coffee and tea

    10.30 – Social Practices: Seecum Cheung, Sumia Jaama, Kari Robertson, and Clara Balaguer

    12.00 – Honours Programme: Sami Hammana

    12.30 – lunch, including a performative break with Weronika Zielińska-Klein (Autonomous Practices)

    13.30 – Autonomous Practices: Catherine Somzé, Danae Tapia, and reinaart vanhoe (online)

    14.30 – coffee break

    15.00 – Commercial Practices: ginger coons, Ryan Pescatore Frisk, Michelle Kasprzak, and Catelijne van Middelkoop

    16.00 – plenary discussion – Skye Maule-O’Brien and Miriam Rasch

    16.30 – closing and drinks


    Dissemblage.Making Multiplicity, not Identities 06.12.2023

    Members of the Promiscuous Care Study Group and the Erasmus School of Philosophy in conversation with Gerald Raunig (Zurich University of the Arts). 

    12/06/2023 // 17:00

    Talk and Screening – with Dora Garcia -06-12-2023

    A screening and Q&A with filmmaker Dora Garcia in the Cinema viewing room. at 17:00 on 6 December.

    The Q&A is at 18:45.

    12/06/2023 // 17:00

    Book presentation: Lumbung, commons and Community Art – 25-11-2023

    This event celebrates the publication ‘Lumbung, Commons & Community Art: a conversation on behind the scenes of documenta fifteen’ with Florian Cramer and Simon Kentgens, and introduces HumDrumPress and its commons-based publishing model and project, to the world.

    11/25/2023 // 16:00

    Workshop: How to Counter-map Autonomy and Self-organization -Iconoclasistas & WdKA Autonomy – Lab 16-11-23

    On the 16th of November, Research Center WdKA’s Autonomy Lab and Roodkapje carry out a ‘counter-mapping’ workshop, under the guidance of the Argentinian researcher/designer/activist duo, Iconoclasistas. Iconoclasistas are participating via teleconferencing. Participation is free and open to anyone.

    11/16/2023 // 12:00