November 2014

Opening DOLF HENKES PRIce 2014

27-11-2014, 00:00

Opening DOLF HENKES PRIce 2014


Opening speech by Mariette Dölle, director of Tent. (Photo:Aad Hoogendoorn)

27-11-2014
Tent 
Witte de Withstraat 50, Rotterdam (The Netherlands)
www.cbkrotterdam.nl

Exhibition Dolf Henkes Price 2014

27-11-2014, 00:00

Exhibition Dolf Henkes Price 2014


Journey from centre to centre (continents), Regarded Nature, Monuments for A Moment, Couple and Sheep

Tent
27.11.2014 - 18.01.2015
Witte de Withstraat 50, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
www.tentrotterdam.nl

Exhibition Dolf Henkes Price 2014

27-11-2014, 00:00

Exhibition Dolf Henkes Price 2014


— 1 — Border crossing / Morocco - Mauritania 2003 / Part of the Journey to the Centre of Gravity of Africa. — 2 — Tools, 4 rulers of 1m / 2003 - ongoing / Used during the journey to the Centre of Gravity of each continent and the EU countries, to mark the centres. — 3 — Mark of the Centre of Gravity of Luxemburg / Luxemburg 2009 / Polaroids, part of the series Monuments for a Moment. — 4 — A day without sunrise and a night without sunset / Polar circle on Grimsey, Iceland (summer and winter solstice) 2010 - 2011 / Publication, egg, drift wood and postcards, part of side specific installation for De Kabinetten van de Vleeshal in Middelburg. — 5 — Bamboo Leaves / Yogyakarta, Indonesia 2011 / Used for folding boots for the installation The more you Take, The more I Give. Residency at Cemeti Art House , Yogyakarta, initiated by Heden, The Hague. — 6 — Dandelions / Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) North Korea 2012 / Part of collection Regarded Nature, the untouched nature within the DMZ. — 7 — Money / 2003 - ongoing / Collected money from all visited countries, waiting to get ‘used’. — 8 — Earth from Greenland / Kangerslussuaq, Greenland 2013 / Earth collected for Ellen Palsgraaf. — 9 — Millions of Winters, Two Summers / The Arctic and Antarctic 2013 / Framed photos of calvings. — 10 — Moon / 2008 - ongoing / Part of a collection of Moons. — 11 — color samples / Vilnius, Lithuania 2010 - 2011 / Used for the side specific installation Gravity of Centres made for Europas Parkas Open-air Contemporary Art Museum. — 12 — Tape / Rotterdam 2008 / Tape with all the countries of the world printed on it, used to make the side specific installation Summary of the World in the NAi, Netherlands Architecture Institute. — 13 — Postcards / Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) South Korea 2012 / Part of collection Regarded Nature, the untouched nature within the DMZ. — 14 — Untouched Nature / Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) South Korea 2012 / Photo of the DMZ secretly taken on the Southern border of the DMZ. — 15 — Feathers / Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) South Korea 2012 / Part of collection Regarded Nature, the untouched nature within the DMZ. — 16 — The Berg / Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland 2013 / Photo and wikipedia reference towards the birthplace of the iceberg which made the Titanic sink. — 17 — B17a / Antarctica 2014 / Iceberg of 19 x 6 nautical mile, 55°11’S, 36°21’W, grounded. — 18 — The Centre of Gravity of the Korea’s / North and South Korea 2012 / The Kadaster international calculated the exact centre of North ands South Korea together. — 19 — Couple, Clothes / North- and South-Korea 2012 / Worn clothes during a rendezvous on the only place where North- and South Korea meet, part of the double video installation Couple. In collaboration with Simon Kentgens. — 20 — Trophies, Spring 2011 / Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2011-2014 / Twigs, leaves, tyraps and other collected materials, found by my cat on adjacent roofs and balconies, presented in front of my bedroom door. — 21 — Stamps of Tuvalu and about Tuvalu / Tuvalu 2012 - ongoing / Part of Six degrees of Conjunction, commissioned by Satellietgroep. — 22 — Stone I would have taken / Antarctica 2013 / Left stones in Antarctica, part of the research about ownership of Antarctica. — 23 — Anti-Arktos / 2013 - ongoing / Part of the research collection the navel, hearth, centre, core, middle and balance of the world. — 24 — Stillness / Antarctica and Greenland 2013 / Part of a 35 minute video of cinematic landscapes, scored by Rutger Zuydervelt (aka Machinefabriek). — 25 — Slice of Glacier / 2014 plaster and paint, part of Mini(n)ature’ #1, an edition of models of nature. — 26 — Scent mirror pendant / Europe 2008 - 2009 / Traveled to all the countries of the EU during the journey to each Centre of Gravity. In collaboration with Henrik Jan Haarink. — 27 — Cutlery of Rata Kidul and the Sultan / Indonesia 2011 / Part of the Installation Matrimonial Disagreement. — 28 — Rotating column of Air / Beijing, China 2014 / Part of the trilogy, Because we Meet, about the urge to control nature. — 29 — Mimosa Pudica Seeds (Kruidje Roer me niet) / 2014 ongoing / Part of a proposal for a Monument for the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on the North-and South-Korean side. — 30 — Sheep, towel, foto, pasport and documents / China - Mongolia 2014 / Part of a journey from Inner Mongolia (China) to Mongolia with a sheep as companion. (Land Art Biennial Mongolia) — 31 — Sheep, Facebook message / Mongolia 2014 / Photos from the grown up sheep, send by the family who take care of Sheep in Mongolia. — 32 — Couple, video stills / North- and South-Korea 2012 / Part of the double video installation Couple. In collaboration with Simon Kentgens. — 33 —‭ ‬‮)‬I风唤‮+‬B, Summon Wind, call for Rain / China 2014 / Part of the trilogy, Because we Meet, about the urge to control nature. — 34 — Verboden Verborgen (Hidden forbidden) / Koningsweg, Arnhem 2013 / Part of installation in former military base WW2, commissioned by G.A.N.G. — 35 — Wooden Stamps / Cameroon 2004 / Produced during long travel. — 36 — World maps / 2008 - ongoing / Part of a collection of World maps. — 37 — Geolocators / North Pole - South Pole 2014 / Has been used to track the migration route of Arctic terns from the North Pole to the South Pole. — 38 — Stand in Arctic Tern / 2014 / Part of an artistic research about the migration route of the Arctic Tern, commissioned by de Bewaerschole. — 39 — Verboden Verborgen (Hidden forbidden) / Koningsweg, Arnhem 2013 / I slept a few nights outside in the open air and documented the area with a thermal camera and wildcam, commissioned by G.A.N.G. — 40 — Wooden flip flops / Indonesia 2011 / Part of the Installation Annual Date. — 41 — Materials found on the Centre of Gravity of Africa / Central African Republic 2004 / Part of the journey to the Centre of Gravity of each Continent. — 42 — Natural pigments / 2009 / Part of Reduced World, 1m2 canvasses matching the soil on the centre of gravity they each represent. — 43 — Travelling South / Merapi Indonesia 2011 - ongoing / Artistic research about travelling materials, commissioned by Heden. — 44 — Found non natural stones / Marseille, France 2014 / — 45 — Regarding the Tree / Burgh Haamstede 2012 / Part of a side specific installation in the Bewaerschole. In collaboration with Gerben Kokmeijer. — 46 — Publication BOOM #001 / Burgh Haamstede 2012 / Part of a side specific installation in the Bewaerschole. In collaboration with Gerben Kokmeijer. — 47 — Journey to the Polar circle / Iceland 2010 / Part of A day without Sunrise and a night without Sunset. — 48 — Sand from the Centre of Gravity of Oceania / Australia 2005 / Collected during the journey to the centre of gravity of each continent. — 49 — Tape-measure / 2003 - ongoing / Part of travel gear.

Tent
27.11.2014 - 18.01.2015
Witte de Withstraat 50, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Dolf Henkes Prijs 2014

21-11-2014, 21:47

Dolf Henkes Prijs 2014


Together with Silvia B., Ewoud van Rijn and Lidwien van de Ven, I’m nominated for the Dolf Henkes Prijs 2014

27.11.2014 - 18.01.2015
Opening Thursday November 27th, 20.00 hr.
Witte de Withstraat 50, Rotterdam, The Netherlands