Research Festival Making (in) the Unforeseen

From January 25 through 27 January 2023, Willem de Kooning Academy will host the Research Festival Making (in) the Unforeseen in Rotterdam.
What do you see when you look ahead? The future may seem to have already arrived, but it is something that we make together, within the limitations of the present and the given. That takes time, care, and attention – and making space for the unforeseen.


Wednesday January 25, 2023 from 19:30 – 21:00 hrs. Opening Night with Dr. Samaneh Moafi – Senior Researcher at Forensic Architecture, Goldsmiths University of London.Location: Het Nieuwe Instituut
Click here to register. Use promo code WDKA to book your free ticket.Thursday January 26, 2023 from 9:30 – 18:00 hrs. WdKA Conference Day – Research centre, students, lecturers and researchers present their work. Come join the conversation and be inspired.Location: Willem de Kooning Academy, Wijnhaven building
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Scroll down for more information on the program.Friday January 27, 2023 from 9:00 – 16:00 hrs. Graduation Kick-off Workshop Day (for 4th year students only) Location: Willem de Kooning Academy, Wijnhaven building
Registration will open Monday January 16.

We look forward to welcoming you at Making (in) the Unforeseen.