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Composing for performance and video in Yogyakarta
Early 2020 I researched the possibilities for a new performance / intervention in public space during a residency at Kedai Kebun Forum in Yogyakarta. Back in Amsterdam I applied for Development Budget at the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts for writing sound compositions. The grant has been awarded in October 2020. Present day I work with composer Sinta Wullur and music teacher Michiel Niemantsverdriet. Updates about this project will follow soon.
Group show Private City at Galerie Waterbolk, Utrecht
For the series Artist & Friends at Galerie Waterbolk in Utrecht I curate the exhibition Private City, with works of architect Lada Hršak, visual artist Lucia Luptáková and myself. In the group show we present our shared views on ingenuity in urban (public) space. June 2 till 6, 2021.
Street Vendors at Plein Theater, Amsterdam
The four channel video installation Street Vendors: Medellín, Tirana, Johannesburg, Yogyakarta is exhibited at Plein Theater in Amsterdam East. Scheduled from approx. July 12 till 30. More information about time slots etcetera t.b.a.
Street Vendors at Bag Factory, Johannesburg
Street Vendors has its South African premiere at the 30th anniversary of Bag Factory Artists' Studio in Johannesburg, which is celebrated with a series of group exhibitions. The Street with works from a.o. David Koloane, Pat Mautloa, Andrew Tshabangu, Candice Kramer, Olivia Botha and myself opens on 24 July. Street Vendors is a separate event in the middle of the show and launched on August 7. Until August 19.
Ararat at Dutch Mountain Film Festival, Heerlen & Aachen
Lockdown solo show at Galerie Waterbolk, Utrecht
The very first exhibition of the Curated Weeks at Galerie Waterbolk in Utrecht is a non-stop screening of Jalan (2015-2020) in the front room of the gallery, and can be seen from the street. Next to the film there are three lightboxes with stills. March 1 till 15, 2021.