TEMPORARY ACADEMY FOR UN/RE/LEARNING is a program driven towards the reformation of art and cultural production in the Philippines.
Through a series of lectures, conversations, interventions, film screenings, performances, meditations, and other form of social activities, *URL aims to address local needs, find an effective approach in diluting existing hegemonies, and reevaluate our relationship with self, society, and the machine.
*URL No.1 is composed of Cru Camara, Czar Kristoff, Jem Magbanua, Aly Cabral, Abbey and Emen Batocabe.
10AM-3PM, SELF-PUBLISHING and Dissection of Violence, CZAR KRISTOFF
CZAR KRISTOFF (b.1989) is an artist who works across photography, video, performance, intervention and publishing. His current practice which sometimes requires public engagement is based on his inquiries on memory, identity, and the theme of unlearning.
His work/publications has been exhibited locally at Vargas Museum, Ateneo Art Gallery, MO Space, West Gallery, Underground Gallery, Blanc Gallery and Drawing Room Gallery and internationally at Danselhallerne Copenhagen, Art Dubai Marker, C3 Artspace Melbourne, Artvisor London, Bangkok Arts and Culture Center, Westergasfabriek Amsterdam and Tai Kwun Contemporary Hong Kong.
Kristoff is affiliated with Hardworking Goodlooking, a publishing and design hauz interested in decolonization, horror vacui and vernacular aesthetics. He lives and works in Laguna, Philippines.
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