Please click on the date for a detailed overview of the programme of the day.

Wednesday 17 June

location: FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Campus of the Arts

16.00-19.30 Registration

19.00 Opening Reception with Der Tank: Exhibition by Institut Kunst

20.00 Curating the Campus: lecture by Chus Martinez 

21.00 Celebration of the Campus of the Arts: Summer Party organized by FHNW Academy of Arts and Design in partnership with ELIA, Kunsthalle Basel and Art Book Fair Basel


Thursday 18 June

location: FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Campus of the Arts

08.30 Registration & Coffee

09.00-09.30 Offical Opening

09.30-10.30 The Possible - Catalyzing Urban Change
10.30-11.15 Table Talks

11.15-12.15 The Desirable - Architectures of Meaning
12.15-13.00 Table Talks

13.00-14.00 Lunch

14.00-15.15 The Sensible - Building a Antifragile Society
15.15-15.45 Table Talks

15.45-16.45 The Profitable - Economic Value, Reloaded
16.45-17.30 Table Talks

17.30-18.00 Synthesis: Closing of the day by Pier Luigi Sacco in dialogue with the audience

Friday 19 June

location: FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Campus of the Arts & Art Basel


08.30-09.30 Registration & Coffee

09.30-11.00 Parallel Sessions:
                    1) Research
                    2) Impact

11.00-11.15 Coffee

11.15-12.15 Parallel Sessions:
                    1) Cultural Entrepreneurship
                    2) Sources & Resources

12.15-13.00 Lunch

13.00-14.30 Debate: 'From Possible to Desirable. In Search of a Common Layer of Meaning.'

14.30-15.30 Transfer to Art Basel by bus

15.30-16.30 Introduction to Art Basel Unlimited / Design Miami by Gianni Jetzer, including guided tour 

16.30-18.00 Visit Art Basel

18.00-19.00 Reception at Swiss Art Awards and Swiss Design Awards, including exclusive tour.


Saturday 20 June

On Saturday Field Trips are organised. Visit interesting places in the city and beyond, and meet local art institutions, practitioners and producers.

Stichting A Lab
Lab 105
Overhoeksplein 2
1031KS Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Phone nr. +31(0)20 330 1116

Office hours:
Monday - Friday from 09.00 - 17.30

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