Reopening Kunsthal Extra City

Opening weekend

08.09.2017 — 10.09.2017 Opening

We celebrate the reopening of Kunsthal Extra City with a weekend filled with performances, lectures, talks, music, guided tours and workshops for children. Stay for a drink and a bite to eat in the new Extra Fika Café.

FRIDAY 08.09

19:00 Opening exhibition ‘Extra Citizen’
19:30 Speech by Caroline Bastiaens, Alderman for Culture of the city of Antwerpen
20:00 Performance ‘YOUYOUYOU’ - Myriam Van Imschoot
20:30 Performance ‘Dance’ – Jeff Poak, with Bryana Fritz
21:30 Music with Jan Matthé and Dj Daniel de Botanicus


13:00-18:00 Exhibition ‘Extra Citizen’
Discussion I: 'A tale of three disappearances'
15:00 Lecture and conversation Lina Attalah
Conversations: ‘Artistic citizenship’
16:15 Conversations between the artists featured in the exhibition and the curators
Discussion II: ‘Migrant Mothers' Creative Interventions into Citizenship'
17:30 Lecture Umut Erel
18:00 Discussion Myriam Van Imschoot & Umut Erel
19:00 Performance ‘YOUYOUYOU’ - Myriam Van Imschoot

SUNDAY 10.09

10:00-18:00 Open Monument Day, visit former laundry ‘Wasserij Goossens’; Exhibition ‘Extra Citizen’
10:00-14:30 Fanzine workshop – Dan Perjovschi
14:00 Guided tour exhibition
14:00 Young Citizens Program (5-12 y)
Discussie III: ‘Who owns the city?’
15:00 Lecture Joachim Meerkerk
15:40 Discussion with local actors Dries Van de Velde (Co.Labs), Sue Tack (TOKO) and Koen Wynants (Antwerpen aan’t woord)
16:00 Guided tour exhibition
16:00 Young Citizens Program (5-12 j/y)
17:00 PAN PAN PAN: Electromagic

Location Kunsthal Extra City - Antwerpen-Berchem, Eikelstraat 25-31, 2600 Antwerpen

Extra Citizen 09.09.2017—10.12.2017