If you don't write it down, it never happened

‘Cutting reality out of a picture’

October 18th 2009

A couple of days ago I posted on a workshop we did with Heri Dono and Jompet. I did a wajang-style witch,  that I brought to the last workshop of the series on friday  last. We had a discussion about the week and showed  work we made. Fortunately, the sun came out so I could show my wajang puppet  in action. I managed to take a few pictures, I especially like this one, mainly because it shows puppet and puppeteer. It's not easy to summarise a week like  [.....]

Hide Me Hide You

October 27th 2011

I'm responding to a call for projects - re-using a format I have entered for the Berlin Biennale. Never had a response from the Berlin people - shame on them! - so I feel free to amend my project and enter it in Dortmund.  Situated my game at Dortmund Hauptbahnhof - nice touch, no? CALL FOR PROJECTS AND ARTWORKS Deadline: November 1st, 2011 Exhibition: December 3rd to 10th, 2011 Ständige Vertretung Hoher Wall 15 44137 Dortmund-Mitte International artists and creative minds from the fields of contemporary art, media arts, digital and contemporary  [.....]

Bouquet [2]

April 9th 2013


To see, but not to see

April 14th 2013

Someone looking at us Dutch from the outside - always interesting. Especially if it is complimentary. Like Pete Jordan, of American abstraction, writing about the Dutch habit to travel by bike. He's written a book about the history of cycling in Amsterdam (quote from Trouw, april 6th, 2013, my translation): Your culture fascinates me endlessly. In America, a cyclist is a marginal figure. Cyclists are pushed aside, have to guard themselves continuously against car doors swinging open. Here, the whole country is set up for  [.....]