1998 - New Delhi

6th General Meeting
New Delhi, India, 11-16 November, 1998

 

Programme of the Meeting

November 11, 1998 – Venue: Sanskriti Kendra

  • Executive Committee Meeting in preparation of the AGM


November 12, 1998 - Venue: Sanskriti Kendra

  • First general assembly of the attending members
  • Welcome Addresses by Michael Haerdter and O.P. Jain
  • Presentation of new member-centres and programmes of Res Artis (first part)
  • Mr. Qingsheng Zhu, Art Institute, Peking University, China
  • Mr. Fernando Botelho de Albuquerque, Casa de Mateus, Portugal
  • Talk by Vandana Shiva, environmentalist, on "Globalisation: Threat to our Cultural Diversity"
  • Talk by Michael Haerdter – "From the Pinnacle of History to the Expanse of the World"
  • Dinner at Maurya Sheraton hosted by Major S.S. Habib Rehman, managing director, ITC Hotels


November 13, 1998 - Venue: India International Centre

  • Lecture by Geeta Kapur, art historian, on "What's new in Indian Art: Canons, Commodification, Artists on the Edge"
  • Presentation of new member-centres (second part)
  • Mr. Tien-Wang Kang, Taiwan International Artists´Village, Taiwan
  • Mr. Brian Hagest, Mary Anderson Centre for the Arts, U.S.A.
  • Ms. Alexandra Keim, Centre d'Art de Marnay Arts Centre - CAMAC, France
  • Mr. Kresten Thomsen, Kulturfabrikken, Denmark
  • Ms. Irmeli Kokko, Cable Factory International Studio Programme, Finland
  • Mr. Kari Pekka Ruokola, The Aland Archipelago Guestartist Residence, Finland
  • Ms. Pavla Niklova, Soros Centre for Contemporary Arts, Czech Republic
  • Visit to the Crafts Museum, meeting with Jyotindra Jain, Senior Director Crafts Museum New Delhi
  • Dance Performance by Leela Samson, eminent Indian classical dancer


November 14, 1998
– Venue: India International Centre

  • Laurens Schumacher, Jan van Eyck Akademie (NL), reports on Res Artis' Communication and Website Working Group, Miro Zahra, Schloss Plueschow (D), presents the Res Artis' website, database and new logo
  • Kathleen Goncharov, The New School, New York, holds an open discussion on Art and the Internet.


November 15, 1998
– Venue: Sanskriti Kendra


November 16, 1998
– Venue: Sanskriti Kendra

  • Executive Committee Meeting – concluding session and farewell

 

List of Participants

AUSTRALIA
Ms. Rose Lang, Director
200 Gertrude Street , Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Tel. 0061 3 9419 3406, Fax. 0061 3 9419 2419, e-mail: info@200GertrudeStreet.com
 
AUSTRIA
Mr. Karl Hufnagl,
Federal Chancellery, Art Department; Vienna, Austria
Tel. 0043 1 53120 7503; Fax. 0043 1 53120 7620; e-mail: karl.hufnagl@bmwf.gv.at
 
CHINA
Mr. Qingsheng Zhu, Associate Professor
Art Department, Peking University; Beijing, China
Tel./ Fax. 0086 10 62757452; e-mail: laozhu@pku.edu.com
 
CZECH REPUBLIC
Ms. Pavla Niklova, Assistant Director
Soros Centre for Contemporary Arts; Prague, Czech Republic
Tel./ Fax. 00420 2 24373178; e-mail: pavla.niklova@ecu.cz
 
DENMARK
Mr. Kresten Thomsen, Director
Kulturfabrikken; Copenhagen, Denmark
Tel. 0045 32 549424; Fax. 0045 32 543245; e-mail: kulturfb@inform.dk
 
Mr. Ulf Horak, Director
The National Workshops for Arts and Crafts; Copenhagen, Denmark
Tel. 0045 32 960510; Fax. 0045 32 570252, e-mail: uh@arts-crafts.dk
 
FINLAND
Mr. Esko Vesikansa, Secretary General
Finnish Artists' Studio Foundation; Helsinki, Finland
Tel. 00358 9 607271; Fax. 00358 9 607561; e-mail: studio@artists.fi
 
Ms. Irmeli Kokko, Director
Cable Factory International Studio Programme; Helsinki, Finland
Tel./Fax. 00358 9 6856730; e-mail: kokko@kaapeli.fi
 
Mr. Kari Pekka Ruokola, Project Leader
The Aland Archipelago Guestartist Residence; Kokar, Finland
Tel. 00358 18 55942; Fax. 00358 18 55941; e-mail: kokar@skk.inet.fi
 
FRANCE
Ms. Alexandra Keim, Director
Centre d'Art de Marnay Arts Centre - CAMAC; Marnay-sur-Seine, France
Tel./Fax. 0033 3 2539 2061; e-mail: keim.camac98@compuserve.com
 
Ms. Anne van Lamsweerde, Vice President
CAMAC; Marnay-sur-Seine, France
 
Mr. Damien Rambure, Coordinator
CAMAC; Marnay-sur-Seine, France
 
Ms. Anne Regaud-Wildenstein
Association Francaise d'Action Artistique; Paris, France
Tel. 0033 1 53698300; Fax. 0033 1 53698300; e-mail: residences@afaa.asso.fr
 
Ms. Nadia Khromchenko, Programme Manager
UNESCO – International Fund for the Promotion of Culture; Paris, France
Tel. 0033 1 45684281; Fax. 0033 1 45685599; e-mail: n.khromtchenko@unesco.org
 
GERMANY
Ms. Annette Hulek, Director
Künstlerhäuser Worpswede; Werpswede, Germany
Tel. 0049 4792 1380; Fax. 0049 4792 2112
 
Dr. Michael Haerdter, Director
Künstlerhaus Bethanien; Berlin, Germany,(President Res Artis)
Tel. 0049 30 6169030; Fax. 0049 30 61690330;
e-mail: resartis@bethanien.de; haerdter@bethanien.de
 
Ms. Miro Zahra, Director
Schloss Plüschow; Plüschow, Germany
Tel. 0049 3841 61740; Fax. 0049 3841 617417, e-mail: office@plueschow.de
 
Mr. Peter Legemann, Chairman
Schloss Bröllin; Bröllin, Germany
Tel. 0049 39747 50222; Fax. 0049 39747 50302, e-mail: schloss.broellin@t-online.de
 
Mr. Peter Mayer
Oberpfälzer Künstlerhaus; Schwandorf, Germany
Tel. 0049 9431 2396; Fax. 0049 9431 2396
 
Dr. Peter Semmler
Oberpfälzer Künstlerhaus; Schwandorf, Germany
Tel. 0049 9431 21273; Fax. 0049 9431 43992
 
Mr. Rudolf Brünger, Director
Ufa-Fabrik - International Cultural Centre
Berlin, Germany
Tel. 0049 30 75503150
Fax. 0049 30 7529029
e-mail: <cult@ufafabrik.de>

HUNGARY
Ms. Andrea Szekeres, Programme Director
C3 - Center for Culture and Communication; Budapest, Hungary
Tel. 0036 1 2146856, Fax. 0036 1 2146872; e-mail: aszekeres@c3.hu
 
INDIA
Mr. O.P. Jain, President
Sanskriti Foundation; New Delhi, India
Tel. 0091 11 6961757; Fax. 0091 11 6853383; e-mail: opjain@giasdl01.vsnl.net.in
 
Ms. Tapas Bhatt, Director
Kala Khoj, Auroville; Tamil Nadu, India
Tel. 0091 41 362382; Fax. 0091 41 362274; e-mail: tapas@auroville.org.in

IRELAND
Ms. Orla Dukes, Programme Co-ordinator
The Irish Museum of Modern Art- IMMA; Dublin, Ireland
Tel. 00353 1 6129900, Fax. 00353 1 6129999
 
ITALY
Mr. Gordon Knox, Ms. Cecilia Galiena
Civitella Ranieri Centre; Umbertide, Italy/ New York, U.S.A. (Treasurer Res Artis)
Tel. 0039 75 9417612/ 001 212 226 2002; Fax. 0039 75 9417613/ 001 212 226 3113
e-mail: gordon@civitella.org
 
KENYA
Ms. Phillda Ragland Njau, Coordinator
Paa Ya Paa Art Centre; Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa
Tel./Fax. 00254 2 512412; e-mail: <sternjm@maf.org>
 
NETHERLANDS
Mr. Laurens Schumacher
Jan van Eyck Academie; Maastricht, The Netherlands
Tel. 0031 43 254285; Fax. 0031 43 256474; e-mail: laurens.schumacher@janvaneyck.nl
 
Ms. Maria Tuerlings, Director
Trans Artists; Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel. 0031 20 6266740; Fax. 0031 20 6265341; e-mail: info@transartists.nl
 
PORTUGAL
Fernando & Maria Amelia Botelho de Albuquerque
Fundaçao da Casa de Mateus; Vila Real, Portugal
Tel. 00351 59 323121; Fax. 00351 59 326553; e-mail: casa.mateus@utad.pt
 
ROMANIA
Ms. Elena Bulai, Director
Centrul de Cultura George Enescu; Tescani Bacau, Romania
Tel./Fax. 0040 034 362727
 
Ms. Adriana-Maria Antochi
Tescani Bacau, Romania
 
SWITZERLAND
Ms. Hanneke Frühauf, Curator
Stiftung BINZ 39; Horgen, Switzerland
Tel. 0041 17257606; Fax. 0041 17257608
 
TAIWAN
Ms. Margaret Shiu Tan, Project Researcher
Taiwan International Artists' Village; Taipei, Taiwan
Tel. 00886 2 2392 9674; Fax. 00886 2 2392 9694; e-mail: bamcur@ms15.hinet.net
 
Mr. Tien-Wang Kang, Chief of Planning Department
Taiwan International Artists' Village; Taipei, Taiwan
Tel. 00886 2 23934162; Fax. 00886 2 23929694; e-mail: ccaart@ms4.hinet.net
U.S.A
Mr. Brian Hagest, Residency Coordinator
Mary Anderson Centre for the Arts; Mt. St. Francis, U.S.A.
Tel. 001 812 9238602; Fax. 001 812 9233200; e-mail: maca@iglou.com
 
Ms. Charlene Monk, Executive Director
Virginia Centre for the Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, U.S.A.
Tel./Fax. 001 804 9467236; e-mail: smonk@sbc.edu
Mr. Clayton Campbell
The 18th Street Arts Complex; Santa Monica, U.S.A.
Tel. 001 310 4533711; Fax. 001 310 4534347; e-mail: arts18thst@aol.com
 
Ms. Kathryn Funk, Artist Residency Programme Director
Villa Montalvo; Saratoga, U.S.A.
Tel. 001 408 9615818; Fax. 001 408 9615850; e-mail: kfunk@villamontalvo.org
 
Ms. Kathryn Reasoner, Executive Director
Headlands Centre for the Arts; Sausalito, U.S.A.
Tel. 001 415 3312787; Fax. 001 415 3313857; e-mail: kreasoner@headlands.org
 
Ms. Tricia Snell, Executive Director
Alliance of Artists' Communities; Portland, U.S.A.
Tel. 001 503 7976988; Fax. 001 503 7979560; e-mail: aac@teleport.com
Mr. William Smart; Writer, Former Director
Virginia Centre for the Creative Arts; Res Artis America; Sweet Briar, U.S.A.
Tel./Fax. 001 804 9469255 ; e-mail: smart@ivinet.com