provisional programme

Wednesday August 25 ( all times are local Riga times)

Morning session; moderated by Ieva Lebiete

​09:45-10:00

registration, and welcome by Juris Salaks and Ieva Lebiete

​10:00- 10:30

Richard Wingate - Alien Anatomies

10:30 - 11:00

Francis Wells: "Anatomy for the surgeon: Then, Now and into the future"

​11:30 - 12:00   

Joe Davis - Bio Artist/Space artist 

12:00 - 13:00 - Lunch Break 

Afternoon Session part 1  moderated by Ann Van De Velde

13:00 - 13:30

Angelo Vermeulen. Regenerative synthetic ecosystems and evolving asteroid starships: a cybernetic reframing of the politics, poetics and ethics of space colonization

​13:30 -14:00

Andrew Burd:  Intelligent Facial Prostheses

​14:00 - 14:30

Mara G. Haseltine: "Exploring the Link Between Our Cultural & Biological Evolution through Art : in the Anthroprocene Age”.  

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee break 

Afternoon Session part 1 ;  moderated by Ann Van De Velde

Afternoon Session part 2 moderated by Pascale Pollier

15:00 - 15:30

Nina Sellars: Anatomy Museums of a Critical Posthumanist

15:30 -16:00

Andrew Carnie: The edge of Anatomy

16:00 - 16:30

Eleanor Crook: The Past of the Future

16:30 - 17:00 Coffee break 

17:00 - 17:45 

Alexander Lukas Bieri  Vesalius' Lasting impact on the Art of the danse Macabre 

17:45 - 18:30 Panel Discussion Moderated by Alya Dirix  "Death and Beyond "

17:45-18:00

Theo Dirix  "How would Sophocles's Antigone bury and rebury her brother tomorrow?".

18:00 - 18:15

William Edwards  "Dealing with the Dead - Sentiment versus Modernity" 

 18:15 - 18:30

Mark Roughley  "Should humans from the past exist as digital humans in the future?"

Panel discussion

18:30 - 18:45

open floor panel discussion 

18:45 - 18:55

Bryan Green  Performance Beyond Anatomy

19:00 - Rector reception Anatomy Museum

Vernissage Exhibition Anatomy & Beyond

20:00 AEIMS/MAA Dinner