Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam: 21, 22, 23, 24 March 2018 Studium Generale Rietveld Academie presents a four-days conference-festival guest curated by Karen Archey, Mark Paterson, Rizvana Bradley and Jack Halberstam, who will each inaugurate a discursive and performative programme on how the haptic – relating to or based on touch – is thought and experienced artistically, philosophically, and politically in life, art and design, and theory.

March 21

Practicing Care

Karen Archey

March 22

Haptics, Creativity, and Knowledge Between Bodies

Mark Paterson

March 23

There’s a Tear in the World: Touch After Finitude

Rizvana Bradley

March 24

Reach out and Touch (Somebody’s Hand): Feel Philosophies

Jack Halberstam