Welcome to the WHERE ARE WE NOW? seminar

on Thursday 16.11.2017 at 9.30-15.30 in KokoTeatteri (Hämeentie 3, 00530 Helsinki)

The seminar, organized in collaboration with Globe Art Point and Taike (Arts Promotion Centre) 
pursues a better understanding and awareness of our diversity inside the art and culture fields in Finland and by using a more horizontal approach, explores integration vs. accessibility and structural forms of exclusion.

Seminar language will be English.

Please registrate latest in 14.11.2017: https://goo.gl/forms/BsypJ184fRE24lBq1


9.30 Registration and coffee

10.00 Opening & welcoming words

  • David Kozma, chairman, Globe Art Point
  • Marja Helander, chairperson, National Council for Mobility and Diversity in the Arts, Arts Promotion Center
  • What is Globe Art Point? Kemê Pellicer, project coordinator, Globe Art Point

10.30 From definitions to actions

  • Terminology: Why it is needed and who does it serve? Giovanna Esposito Yussif, curator-researcher
  • Challenging the question of integration vs. accessibility. Outi Korhonen, Accessibility Expert, Culture for All Service

11.15 Common problems derived by structural forms of exclusion in the art field

  • David Kozma, theater director-actor
  • Roxana Crisólogo, poet
  • Ismaila Sane, musician-pedagogue
  • Ndjara Rasolomanana, dancer-choreographer
  • Martta Tuomaala, visual arts

12.30 Lunch

13.15 Workshops (coffee served)

15.00 Conclusions: Where do we want to go?

15.30 Closing Words, Tomi Purovaara, managing director, Globe Art Point