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FORUM+ is the journal for research and the arts in the Low Countries. It offers interested culture lovers an in-depth look at current trends in research in the fields of music, theatre, dance and the (audio-)visual arts.

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May 2022

Sometimes we need to take some time to reflect, as the authors in this new May issue do. In the various contributions, they provide us with an insight into their own journey. These contributions from a wide variety of disciplines seem to enter into an unexpected but interesting dialogue. We would also like to thank you, the reader, 'for your continuous efforts'; and above all, let us remind one another to not take each other for granted..


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ART x RESEARCH x CITY

ART x RESEARCH x CITY 2022

ARIA's month for Research in the Arts

10-28 October 2022

A month full of lectures, debates, performances, exhibitions, workshops and open classes on research in the arts.

10-15 October 2022: Sint Lucas Antwerp Research Week

16-21 October 2022: Articulate Research Week at the Royal Conservatoire Antwerp

24-28 October 2022: Articulate Research Week at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp 


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Making Art + Research Public

Risk Hazekamp - Topographic Landscape - Analogue photographic film negative dissolved by Cyanobacteria, 2021
Risk Hazekamp - Topographic Landscape - Analogue photographic film negative dissolved by Cyanobacteria, 2021

Roundtable and networking event organised by ARIA and FORUM+, within the framework of 'Art x Research x City - ARIA's month for Research in the Arts'

27 October 2022 16h-18h

Aula Pand
Mutsaardstraat 31
2000 Antwerpen

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FORUM+ at this year's AAABF

AAABF

The Royal Academy is the perfect setting for the Antwerp Academy Art Book Fair!

This art book fair gathers some 100 exhibitors from Belgium and abroad.

FORUM+ will be present as well on 15 October 2022 between 10h-18h.

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FORUM+ on social media

FORUM+ is active on Instagram and Facebook. Stay up-to-date by following us!

FORUM+ is looking for an editorial intern (f/m/x)

Have you always wondered how an editorial team compiles an issue? Do you have a fluent pen and a good eye for detail and layout? Join our editors during the next academic year and experience the process from start to finish.

Start of internship: September/October 2022.

Interested? Send a short motivational letter, your CV, and a sample of your writing to redactie@forum-online.be.

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What is FORUM+?

FORUM+ is the peer-reviewed journal for research and the arts in the Low Countries. It offers interested culture lovers an in-depth look at current trends in research in the fields of a.o. music, theatre, dance and visual arts at higher arts education and university.

Read our free online dossiers on (trans)literate art, methodology, dance, and co-creation; listen to inspiring podcasts or browse through critical reviews, fascinating interviews and intriguing image essays.

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Previous issue: Winter 2022

This winter issue opens a new dossier on '(trans)literate art' and compiles a multifaceted assemblage of language, writing and multilingualism. Artists and educationalists, native speakers/readers and second, third or fourth language users gather their experiences. Language is a place where power manifests itself and can therefore unite or divide people, as guest editors Ahilan Ratnamohan and Ruth Loos perceptively noted. Enter our 'fragile shelter' and together, we can keep the conversation going...

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Open dossiers

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Reviews

Feel free to take a look at our review page as well, where we discuss recent publications and events in the field of research in the arts. Guidelines to send in your own review can be found on our 'publish in FORUM+' page.

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