New work for Into The Great Wide Open 2016
I developed the installation Winkel for Into The Great Wide Open 2016. Winkel is a middle eastern shop run by two Syrians from Aleppo. The installation is based on a photo I made in Damascus in 2008. The festival takes place at Vlieland, a small island in the north of the Netherlands, on September 1 until 4.
Film Jalan in Provinciehuis Limburg, Maastricht
Jalan is part of the group show Naar mate de mens in Provinciehuis Limburg in Maastricht. Opening June 9 at 6 PM. Open on weekdays till September 2.
Plastic Indonesia at group show in C&H Amsterdam
Frans Oomen of mo-artgallery presents works from his collection in the group show Radical Collecting at C&H Art Space Amsterdam. I exhibit limited editions of the readymades Plastic Indonesia (2014 and 2016). Opening June 4 from 5 till 7 PM. Until July 30, Thursday till Saturday, 11 AM till 6 PM.
Residence at Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art
In April-June 2016 I work as artist-in-residence at TICA, Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art in Albania. I'm realizing the 2nd part of a series of four films about resourcefulness in urban public space. After realizing Jalan in Jogjakarta, the cities Tirana, Medellín and Johannesburg are following. The residence in Tirana is supported by Mondriaan Fonds. Read my blog.
Solo exhibition Jejak in Erasmus Huis Jakarta
Jejak, kreativitas tersembunyi di tempat umum (Traces, hidden creativity in public space) uncovers traces of interventions within informal economies in public space. The exhibition consists of 87 photographs from around the world, the videos Jalan and Barbershop, the installation Color Bar from Belgrade and ready mades from Jakarta. During the opening on March 17 I'll be interviewed by Reza Afisina, member of ruangrupa Arts Laboratory. Until April 26, 2016.
Screening of the film Jalan in Yogyakarta itself
Photos Campert for Letterkundig Museum
Exhibition Resources in Huis de Pinto, Amsterdam
October 1 till 31 my exhibition 'Resources', curated by artist Jacqueline Verhaagen, takes place in Huis De Pinto in Amsterdam. All works in 'Resources' are about the use of cheap and re-used materials. It features the installation Color Bar, photographs from my exhibition concluding the residency in Medellín, and a fragment from the new film Jalan.