Date: November 9th, 2013

Ibraaz is pleased to invite you to Future Imperfect, a conference organized by Ibraaz and supported by the Kamel Lazaar Foundation in collaboration with Tate, which will be held at the Starr Auditorium at Tate Modern on the 9th of November 2013, from 10:30-17.30.

Future Imperfect will bring together writers, artists and cultural practitioners from around the world to consider ways in which artistic practices can help inform and shape collective futures. Through performances, interviews, panel discussions and a screening programme, the conference intends to explore how present histories and institutions are being shaped through propositional speculations on the future.

Speakers include Douglas Coupland, Bassam El Baroni, Tarek El Ariss, Anthony Downey, Tony Chakar, Raqs Media Collective, Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, Zineb Sedira, and many others. The conference will be followed by a drinks reception at 17.30 and a film programme from 19.00-20.30, States in Time, curated by Omar Kholeif.

For a full schedule and list of participants, follow this link.