International conference of the 16th Tallinn Print Triennial `Literacy – Illiteracy´


Kumu Auditoorium

Weizenbergi 34 / Valge 1


To find out more about `Literacy – Illiteracy´ of the 16th Tallinn Print Triennial, please join us for the international conference and roundtable discussion being held on the day following the opening of the exhibition.

The papers and discussion will address theme’s present in the exhibition from a critical perspective, presented by specially invited Baltic and International speakers. The roundtable discussion will attempt to discuss and contextualize the themes presented at the 16th Tallinn Print Triennial in terms of an international perspective to contemporary print making, the status of the materiality in relation to digital times etc.




12.30–13.00        Registration


13.00–13.10        Introduction by curator Maria Kjær Themsen (Denmark)


13.10–13.40        Maija Rudovska (Latvia), Scenography of Horror

13.40–14.10        Deborah Cullen (USA),  Analogue to Digital: Observations of Continuity and Transformation


Coffee break


14.30–15.00       Valentinas Klimasauskas (Lithuania), A few notes on differences and similarities of reading and looking at ex libris


15.00–15.30       Oliver Laas (Estonia), Visual Representation: Communication and Information Transmission in Different Contexts.


15.30–16.30      Round Table Discussion

Moderator: Maria Kjær Themsen


16.30–until the end Performance by Goodiepal (Faroe Islands / Denmark)



Conference is free of charge