Outcome of residency Torenkamer, Amsterdam
A group exhibition at Vondel CS curated by Ellie Uyttenbroek with outcomes of the residencies at De Torenkamer 2017-2018 in Amsterdam. I was a resident in September 2017. Opening Friday July 6 at 6 PM. Until Sunday July 15.
Installation Winkel in CBK Zuidoost Amsterdam
The installation Winkel is on show again during the group show 'Works of Mercy' in CBK Zuidoost in Amsterdam. Opening Thursday April 12 from 5 till 7 PM. The sho lasts until Saturday June 30, 2018. During the finissage that day, from 2 till 4 PM, the Syrian shopkeepers sell products from the work.
Photo exhibition in Pakhuis De Zwijger, Amsterdam
Installation Escalera at riverbank Medellín
In 2013 I realized Escalera at the Medellín river. The installation is taken down in December 2107. Escalera is an architectural installation of a 9 meter tall bamboo tower with illuminated words in the top, combined with a platform overlooking the river. The work was part of my artist-in-residence at el puente_lab in 2012-2013 and has been made possible by generous support of Mondriaan Fund. More info on my blog.
New installation at Parklicht, Oosterpark Amsterdam
I'm invited to realize a new installation at Parklicht, in Oosterpark in Amsterdam. The installation SUPER SALE is located in an annex of the Tropenmuseum. Parklicht is curated by Loes Diephuis and John Prop of Polderlicht and takes place from December 28 till 30, 2017.
Remake of Haïtian Mobile Pharmacy in Amsterdam
At Staring Apotheek at the Overtoom in Amsterdam I exhibit a remake of a Haitian Mobile Pharmacy. Until half of December.
Film new episode Street in Johannesburg
November 14 till December 2 I'm filming the episode Street in Johannesburg, for the series of four videos about micro economy and resourcefulness in public space. I stay at the Sylt Foundation. The realisation of the film is supported by Mondriaan Fund and Tijl Fonds.
Photo exhibition in Concertgebouw Amsterdam
I curated the photo exhibtion part of the Turning East festival in Concertgebouw Amsterdam, taking place November 20 till 26. Sharie (Street) is a group show with works from the artists and photographers Shareef Sarhan, Mohammad AlQaq, Elias Halabi, Haidar El Saffar, Sarah Rifaat, and works of myself.