Film Screening: ''Here We Teach to Win''
- Wednesday 11 December 2019
- Free entry, registration required.
Anna van Buerenplein
Anna van Buerenplein 301
2595 DG The Hague
- Room 3.16
Join us for a film event with faculty and students. The documentary 'Here We Teach to Win' explores the notions of victory and patriotism focusing on a military - patriotic club for youth with the motto 'Here We Teach to Win', In Russia. Masha Ru, the artist who produced the documentary will introduce it and will have a Q&A afterwards.
Masha Ru is a creative with the background in science. Masha’s projects combine scientific research with a personal approach and cultural practices. In 2011 Ru obtained a PhD in Mathematics and graduated with honours from Photo Academy Amsterdam. In 2013-2014 they participated in the art-in-residency programme at Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunst in Amsterdam. In 2018 Masha was an artist fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW). Masha's artistic as well as scientific work has been exhibited, screened and published in various countries, including Austria, Belgium, China, Croatia, Cuba, Denmark, France, Germany, Guatemala, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, the Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Suriname, Ukraine, UK and USA in such venues and events as African Artists’ Foundation in Lagos, Spanish Cultural Centre in Guatemala City, World Design Event in Eindhoven, ReadyTex Gallery in Paramaribo, 4th Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Biennale in Jakarta, European Ceramic Workcentre in Oisterwijk, Sustainica in Dusseldorf, 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Arts in Moscow and Museo Maritimo in Bilbao.