CourseSchedule

Sunday, May 26: Kick off and Introductions

18:30-20:00

Kick off

20:00-21:00

The Arc of the Summer Academy

Monday, May 27: The Attention-Creativity Nexus

8:30-10:00

Seminar

10:00-10:30

Break

10:30-13:30

Creative Berlin Guided Tour/Lecture

Lunch on the way

Boredom and the Affective Dimension of Time

14:00-15:30

Lecture and task introduction

15:30-18:30

Fieldwork

18:30-19:30

Brown bag dinner

19:30-21:00

Whole Group Reflection

Tuesday, May 28: Practicing Attention and Creativity Through Arts and Performance Methods

8:30-10:30

Art and Performance Methods in Practice Workshop

10:30-13:00

Fieldwork

Lunch

13.30-14.30

Performance Preparation

14:30-16:00

Performance Presentation & Collective Sense-making

16:00-16:30

Final Project Assignment Introduction

16:30-17:00

Break

17:00-19:00

Territory

A one-page proposal for the final project discussing choice of research site, concept, goals, and selected medium/media is due by 19.30 on Tuesday, May 28.

19:30-21:30

Dinner (provided)

Wednesday, May 29: Creativity, Resistance, Subversion

8:30-10:00

Lecture

10:00-12:30

Workshop/Fieldwork

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-19:30

Fieldwork + Territory

19:30-20:30

Dinner

20.30-21.30

Whole Group Reflection

Thursday, May 30: Design, Knowledge, and Body

08:30-10:00

Lecture

10:00-10:30

Break

10:30-13:00

Practice

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-19:30

Fieldwork+Territory

19:30-20:30

Dinner

20:30-21:30

Whole Group Reflection

Friday, May 31: Final Projects Presentations

9:00-11:00

Presentations of final projects (30 min presentation + 15 min Q&A per group)

11:00-11:30

Break

11:30-13:30

Presentations of final projects

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14.30-16.30

Presentations of final projects

16:30-17:00

Closing

17:00

Students depart

Notes:

  • The European Summer Academy will be held at the be held at the ‘lab’ or ‘Labor’ of the Exzellenzcluster ‘Bild Wissen Gestaltung’ of Humboldt Universität, Sophienstraße 22a, 2nd courtyard, 2nd floor. The fieldwork, territory, and whole group reflection sessions will be held at different locations to be announced during the kick off.
  • With the exception of snacks during the kickoff on Sunday, May 26, the dinner on Tuesday, May 28 and daily breakfast at the hostel, other meals will not be provided.