Recordings of the Online Symposium “Rethinking Kirchner and Nolde: Expressionism. Colonialism.”

11 January, 2022

In the context of the exhibition Kirchner and Nolde: Expressionism. Colonialism, held in the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam from 4 September – 5 December 2021 (see here), The Stedelijk Museum and the Centre for Material Culture organized the online symposium Rethinking Kirchner and Nolde: Expressionism. Colonialism. On the relationship between and among the modern, contemporary, ethnographic, and world museum on 25 and 26 November 2021 (see here). Here you can watch the recordings of the 4 online sessions; the third session was moderated by Birgit Meyer.

1. Welcome and Introduction:

2. Modernism and Colonialism:

3. Considering Oceania/Océanie:

4. On Representation and Subjectivities – Thinking from the model:

Thumbnail: Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Screenshot from Session 2. Modernism and Colonialism