Trojan Lecture

self-organized school for studying,

learning and being in common 

based in Stockholm (SWE) and Utrecht (NL)

An open lecture by Helsinki based initiative Trojan Horse co-hosted by the Graphic design & Illustration department (GFI) at Konstfack

In the lecture three members of the Trojan Horse (Danai, Kaisa and Tommi) will present the current structure, strategy and educational methods of the Trojan Horse. They will also reflect on the theme of their latest summer school ‘the choreography of money’ and tell about their recent role-play projects and a publication they are working on.

The lecture will be in discussion format in English and open for everyone. There will be a soup and drinks to share. On Saturday, 16 March you can join for Workshop: Live Action Role-Play with Trojan Horse (rsvp:


Trojan Horse is an autonomous educational platform based in Helsinki.

Trojan Horse organizes summer schools, live-action role-plays, workshops and reading circles exploring the boundaries and preconditions that define the field where architects, designers, and artists operate today.

Trojan Horse aims to create flexible yet steady structures that support critical design discourses over a longer time span while remaining open for cross-pollination and changes.

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The lecture by Trojan Horse is presented as part of the one-year program a school (is a school, is a ____) initiated by School in Common. In this context Trojan Horse contributed to the ongoing publishing project a school (is a school, is a pamphlet) which asks the what, how and for whom? on alternative and critical school projects. Their answers informed the exhibition Dissident Business with work by Davide Christelle Sanvee and Antoine Guay, on view at Candyland, Stockholm until 24 March.

A school (is a school, is a ____) is made possible with the support of Stockholm Stad and Kulturrådet. The exhibition at Candyland received additional support from Candyland and Residence Botkyrka.

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