EyeOpener 2019

Gepubliceerd op: 4 March 2019

EyeOpener 2019 is een tentoonstelling met werk van kunstenaars en kinderen. De werken worden verkocht om onderzoek te steunen rond het syndroom van Wolfram, een uiterst zeldzame ziekte, die al vanaf jonge leeftijd diabetes, blindheid en soms zelfs doofheid veroorzaakt. Zeldzame ziektes krijgen helaas niet de nodige aandacht. Onderzoek is daarom heel dringend nodig om Bertha en andere kinderen te helpen.

De Eye Hope Foundation organiseert daarom voor de tweede keer een tentoonstelling onder leiding van curator Werner Mannaers met werk van o.a. Michael Borremans, Wouter Feyaerts, Philip Aguirre y Otygui, Arpaïs Du Bois, Fred Bervoets, Nel Aerts, Nick Andrews,Tinka Pittoors, Kris Fierens, Marc Vanderleenen, Kamagurka en Herr Seele.

Ook kinderen uit tal van academies uit het Antwerpse stellen hun creaties voor, met als thema ‘vervormd gezicht’.

De tentoonstelling vindt plaats in de Wintertuin van de Academie van Antwerpen, met een vernissage ingeleid door Jan Bots op zaterdag 16 maart om 13 u. Alle geëxposeerde werken worden verkocht – ook die van de kinderen - gedurende het weekend van 16 en 17 maart, telkens van 11-18 u. De opbrengst is volledig ten voordele van het onderzoek naar het syndroom van Wolfram.

Deelnemende academies zijn onder meer Academie-noord: Regionale academie voor beeldende kunsten Brasschaat, De! Kunsthumaniora Antwerpen, de Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen, de Academie voor Beeldende Kunst Mortsel , de Gemeentelijke Academie voor Schone kunsten Arendonk, de Stedelijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Sint-Niklaas, de Academie van Eeklo.

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EyeOpener 2019 is een tentoonstelling met werk van kunstenaars en kinderen. De werken worden verkocht om onderzoek te steunen rond het syndroom van Wolfram, een uiterst zeldzame ziekte, die al vanaf jonge leeftijd diabetes, blindheid en soms zelfs doofheid veroorzaakt. Zeldzame ziektes krijgen helaas niet de nodige aandacht. Onderzoek is daarom heel dringend nodig om Bertha en andere kinderen te helpen.

De Eye Hope Foundation organiseert daarom voor de tweede keer een tentoonstelling onder leiding van curator Werner Mannaers met werk van o.a. Michael Borremans, Wouter Feyaerts, Philip Aguirre y Otygui, Arpaïs Du Bois, Fred Bervoets, Nel Aerts, Nick Andrews,Tinka Pittoors, Kris Fierens, Marc Vanderleenen, Kamagurka en Herr Seele.

Ook kinderen uit tal van academies uit het Antwerpse stellen hun creaties voor, met als thema ‘vervormd gezicht’.

De tentoonstelling vindt plaats in de Wintertuin van de Academie van Antwerpen, met een vernissage ingeleid door Jan Bots op zaterdag 16 maart om 13 u. Alle geëxposeerde werken worden verkocht – ook die van de kinderen - gedurende het weekend van 16 en 17 maart, telkens van 11-18 u. De opbrengst is volledig ten voordele van het onderzoek naar het syndroom van Wolfram.

Deelnemende academies zijn onder meer Academie-noord: Regionale academie voor beeldende kunsten Brasschaat, De! Kunsthumaniora Antwerpen, de Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen, de Academie voor Beeldende Kunst Mortsel , de Gemeentelijke Academie voor Schone kunsten Arendonk, de Stedelijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Sint-Niklaas, de Academie van Eeklo.

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Een week lang ademt Rotterdam kunst tijdens de Art Rotterdam Week (6-10 februari). Wij kozen alvast enkele highlights uit.

Sam STEVERLYNCK

 
1) Projections
Met een honderdtal exposanten is Art Rotterdam een sympathieke, regionale beurs op mensenmaat. De videosectie ‘Projections’ is wat ons betreft steeds een van de hoogtepunten van de beurs. Die werd net zoals verleden jaar verzorgd door Martha Kirszenbaum, overigens ook de curator van het Frans Paviljoen (Laure Prouvost) op de komende Biënnale van Venetië. Je kan er video’s zien van Lara Amercegui (Ellen de Bruijne Projects), Caroline Mesquita (Carlier I Gebauer), Johan Grimonprez (Kristof de Clercq Gallery), Michel Auder (Martons), …
 
2) Lawrence Abu Hamdan
Witte de With brengt momenteel een solotentoonstelling van de Libanese kunstenaar Lawrence Abu Hamdan. Die staat met zelf ontworpen geluidsinstrumenten en een audiowerk stil bij de handeling van het luisteren die bij hem een politieke invulling krijgt. Maar ook Sarah Demeuse en Wendy Tronrud werken met audio. Zij bedachten een audioscript rond de notie van ‘dropping out’. De soundtrack is van de hand van Mario Garcia Torres. In de loop van de expo zullen diverse performances de tentoonstelling puncteren.
 
3) Young Blood Gallery
Young Blood Gallery is een gloednieuwe galerie die door de galeries Ron Mandos en Groos werd geopend in het Industriegebouw. Tijdens Art Rotterdam stellen ze hun allereerste expo voor, gewijd aan het jong opkomend talent Joris Strouken, Martin Brandt en Vytautas Kumza.
 
4) Atelier Van Lieshout en AVL Mundo
Een van de bekendste Rotterdamse kunstenaars is ongetwijfeld Joep Van Lieshout. Traditiegetrouw opent hij tijdens de beurs zijn beeldenpark/hangar waar ook werk wordt getoond van jonge kunstenaars. Dit jaar zijn dat Neo Matloga en Wouter Paijmans die het resultaat voorstellen van hun residentie in AVL Mundo. Maar uiteraard kan u er ook (nieuw) werk ontdekken van Atelier van Lieshout. Alsof dat allemaal niet genoeg is loopt er ook nog de groepstentoonstelling ‘BIG AND PLENTY’  met werk op groot formaat.
 
5) A Tale of a Tub
A Tale of a Tub is ondergebracht in een voormalig badhuis in het Justuskwartier, opgetrokken in modernistische stijl uit de jaren 1920. Het is een plek voor tentoonstellingen, maar ook voor discussie, discursieve events en experiment.  Na eerdere solotentoonstellingen van onder andere Jonathas de Andrade, Kelly Schacht, Evelyn Taocheng Wang en Emma van der Put, is Kate Cooper er nu te gast. Zij toont een video-installatie waarin ze de performativiteit van ziektes en virussen onderzoekt.
 
 
 
 

 

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1) ART COLOGNE

Art Cologne, the world’s oldest art fair for modern and contemporary art, is now in its 53rd edition and is celebrating the ten-year tenure of its charismatic director Daniel Hug. In addition to international heavyweights such as David Zwirner, White Cube or Sprüth Magers, you can discover thirteen “young” galleries in the NEUMARKT section, six of which are participating in the fair for the first time. Besides galleries such as Supportico Lopez, Piktogram or Jan Kaps, Cologne-based Martinetz presents a solo by Selma Gültoprak, which is the outcome of a road trip through Texas. The Belgian exhibitors include Deweer and Super Dakota, in addition to galleries with a branch in Brussels, such as Daniel Templon, Nathalie Obadia and C L E A R I N G.

2) NIL YALTER

Nil Yalter has recently enjoyed renewed attention and this is fully justified. The artist, who was born in Egypt in 1938, was raised in Istanbul, then travelled to Iran and India, finally settling in Paris in 1965 – a city that was still important to artists at the time. In her work Yalter explored such themes as migration, alienation, inequality, feminism and emancipation, as you can see in the retrospective in the Ludwig Museum.

Do also visit the exhibition of the work of Jac Leirner, the Brazilian artist who won the prestigious Wolfgang Hahn Prize earlier this year. She creates work using found, everyday objects that sits at the crossroads between conceptual art, minimalism and institutional criticism. She devised an ethereal, wall-sized grid made from hundreds of cigarette papers, which gently sway in the wind, or an installation with plastic bags, which she bought in museum shops around the world.

www.museum-ludwig.de

3) MARK DION

Just like Leirner, Mark Dion also creates work by collecting, assembling and categorising items. The American artist has an obsession that borders on the scientific for the human urge to collect and categorise. His seventh exhibition at Gallery Nagel Draxler, titled ‘To Watch, To Cut, to Capture, to Kill, to Collect’, demonstrates this yet again. He refers to a collecting tradition, with sculptures and works on paper, as evidenced by the hundreds of tiny boxes, that contain all kinds of unique objects which the spectator may study.

www.nagel-draxler.de

4) KOEN VAN DEN BROEK

There is no need to introduce the Belgian painter Koen van den Broek. But because we are nice people, we’ll do it again. In the early noughties he was singled out for his paintings of urban details, such as cracks in the road surface or pavement edges, which he painted, using bold, colourful planes, with which he expressed his affinity with American abstract painting. For his seventh exhibition at Philipp von Rosen, van den Broek has traded in the Californian landscape for the Flemish countryside. His work is also more figurative. We are very curious about the result.

www.philippvonrosen.com

5) MELANGE

Mélange was founded in 2015, and aims to present the work of artists who are unknown in the Rhineland. They often collaborate with international project spaces for this, such as Brussels-based Komplot.

They are currently hosting an adapted solo of an exhibition by Tim Plamper, which was previously shown at unttld contemporary in Vienna. Plamper is, amongst others, exhibiting drawings which he made in a subconscious state. You can also visit the group show ‘All Of This, Sweetie, Will One Day Be Yours’ in an old factory hall, that is just a short walk from Mélange.

This exhibition focuses on symbols, rituals and the ambivalences of culture, religion and sexuality.

www.megamelange.com

 

Sam STEVERLYNCK

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Art Cologne, 11 > 14 April, www.artcologne.com

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