Ferrotopia Evening Expedition #2: Welcome to the new iron age

Ferrotopia Evening Expeditions
Ferrotopia is an art installation at the Amsterdam NDSM shipyard, a ‘gesamtskunstwerk’ and pop-up museum in one. The art installation of Atelier van Lieshout is an ode to iron (ferro = iron) and consists of a collection of characteristic buildings grouped around a central square.
Following the principle of head, heart and hands, programme-makers Joost Janmaat (Partizan Publik) and Rieke Vos (Stichting NDSM-werf) take their audiences on an expedition into the world of iron. Concrete presentations will accompany expeditions, tasting sessions, music, poetry and other arts.

Date: 20 September, 19:30-22:00
Price: €5,- / Passe-partout for 5 lectures €20,-

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20 September | welcome to the new iron age: on cyborgs and sci-fi
With the exception of a few tribes in the Amazon and Papua New Guinea, we are still living – archeologically speaking – in the Iron Age. Iron is the material that has underpinned human progress. An evening expedition into the ferrous fantasies of Jules Verne and other futurists; time travel by metal detector through the layers of the Earth.


6 September |the sixth sense: a night on magnetism
4 October | Domestikator: an evening about bestiality
25 October | take these shackles off my feet so I can dance: an evening all about material and power
8 November | the things take over: an evening on the anvil

Locatie: Ferrotopia (NDSM-Plein)

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