Austerity and solidarity
COVID-19 in the cultural sector
A selection of news and initiatives regarding the cultural sector during the present pandemic crisis.
Interview with Vincent Meessen about his experience within the task force which has advised the Minisitry of Culture of the Federation Wallonia-Brussels to take action in Covid times (in French)
Recorded debates about the cultural policy of the Flemish Community (in Dutch): De kunsten in het nieuw Vlaams cultureel regiem (23 July) and De toekomst van het kunstendecreet (8 September)
Documentaire sur grand écran
Vincent Meessen's Ultramarine will be screened during the doc&doc evening programme School of Rap at Forum des images in Paris. The event is part of the Documentaire sur grand écran festival.
Making Matters Symposium 2020
Eleni Kamma will be participating in the second edition of the Making Matters Symposium at Het Nieuwe Instituut in Rotterdam - and online.
20 – 21/11/2020
Eleni Kamma takes part in the 1st Limburg Biennial at Marres - House for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht
05/09 – 15/11/2020
Monoculture, a recent history
Group exhibition with existing and new work by Vincent Meessen at M HKA, Antwerp
25/09/2020 – 24/01/2021
Wellness – Participate, Tend and Befriend
Group exhibition with Eleni Kamma at Kristianstads Konsthall, Sweden
03/10/2020 – 28/02/2021
Audiosphere - Sound Experimentation 1980-2020
Group exhibition with Justin Bennett at Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
14/10/2020 – 11/01/2021
Sound art festival with a work by Justin Bennett at Alte Münze, Berlin
16/10/2020 – 01/11/2020
Tekenen in Lockdown
Eleni Kamma is part of Tekenen in Lockdown, a group exhibition at the S.M.A.K. Moves Pavilion, Ghent
31/10/2020 – 21/02/2021
Reworking of Justin Bennett's interactive audio walk from 2015, part of Mind Your Step, a group exhibition about the art of walking, Amsterdam
04/10 – 29/11/2020
OVERLAP. The no man’s land between Art & Science.
Vermeir & Heiremans' A Modest Proposal included in OVERLAP. The no man’s land between Art & Science., a publication by De Jonge Akademie.
Working with Belgium’s Colonial Past
Vincent Meessen speaks with Louisiana Channel at his studio. In the video, Meessen presents his works Ultramarine and One.Two.Three
Omar in Memoriam
Centre Pompidou recently released the recording of the 2018 panel discussion with Vincent Meessen at the occasion of the screening of his film Juste un Mouvement
Caveat Home Reading: New Ecotones of Collaboration
OSP published five new interviews in their Caveat series Ecotones of Collaboration. The interviewed designers are Atelier Brenda, D-E-A-L, Loraine Furter, Monica Gomes (la Balsamine) and Transquinquennal
Caveat, an artistic research on the ecology of artistic practice
Caveat is a collective research project that focuses on the legal and social-economic frameworks in which art workers operate, and the precarious conditions this generates. The project aims to redefine the contract as a tool for actively reconfiguring relations in the field, and as an instrument toward self-emancipation. Caveat is convened by Jubilee, in partnership with Open Source Publishing, No New Enemies and Été 78