Coolsingel as a Monument
Futurosity Tour: 18 / 05 / 2016
Location: Coolsingel, Rotterdam
“Destiny is what we work toward. The future doesn't exist yet. Fate is for losers! ” - Douglas Coupland
Which forces set the present in motion towards the future? What obstacles do we encounter when trying to form a picture of the future? Or is 'the future' an outdated concept that needs to be reviewed? In the context of Futurosity, a year-long project by Kunstblock in collaboration with artist and writer Douglas coupland, set the two-day period Futurosity Summit sharpen our relationship to the concept of the future.
De Summit is the focal point of it Futurosity project - part of Rotterdam is celebrating the city! - and offers a two-day program. The program starts on 18 May with a special edition of the tour: The Coolsingel as a Monument: A tour guide from Sculpture International Rotterdam (SIR) gives a tour of the most striking examples of art, architecture and applied art that adorn the Coolsingel and offers a glimpse into the past, present and future of this important avenue.
The Coolsingel as a Monument, from 14.00 - 15.30 hours.
Collect from 13: 45 hour, at the sculpture by Naum Gabo for the Bijenkorf.
The personal contribution for the participants is € 5, - per participant, to be paid in cash before commencement (please pay appropriately). Please make a reservation by sending an email to email@example.com.