Symposium: Identity and Activism - Cobra Museum voor Moderne Kunst

Symposium: Identity and Activism

Thursday 1 Jan 1970 until Thursday 1 Jan 1970

Thursday 23 december

Feminism, (queer) identities, and gender in contemporary art

On Friday, 17 september 2021, the museum invited contemporary artists, thinkers and activists for a panel discussion about their art and social engagement. During the symposium, the role of women in contemporary art practice is discussed, as well as the question whether art can still be art or is it only about social engagement? With moderator Cathelijne Blok and panelists Aynouk Tan, Naomie Pieter, AiRich and Frida Kahlo, co-founder of the Guerilla Girls, who was presenting online.