Author Archives: Frans

PiPe
Pictura Performance Festival
21 November – 15 December
Pictura
Voorstraat 190
3311 ES Dordrecht (NL)

Performances every Saturday
with: a.o.
a continuous presentation of:
Urban Body in Action
curated by Elia Torrecilla and Miguel Molina, Continue reading

Schau mal Erika
preis des vertuschen Künstlerbundes 2019
Kutscherhaus Recklinghausen
Willy-Bradtpart 5
45657 Recklinghausen (D)

26 October – 24 November 2019
Opening: 26 October, 6 PM

De Nacht
Pictura
Voorstraat 190, Dordrecht (NL)
September 14 – October 20, 2019

The performance De Nacht (The Night) is not an imagination of the night, it is the night itself. The group exhibition De Salon in Pictura was visited at midnight, in darkness. The exhibited art lost its stories, turned into silent dark objects, into silhouettes.

The front door was opened every Sunday night at exactly 24:00. Whoever was waiting outside was invited to come in. The door then closed again.
The exhibition was visited in silence.  Continue reading

The walk I did not walk.

Today I walked in the field.
After every ten steps I turned around and took a picture.
When I returned to my studio, I reversed the order of the pictures. Continue reading

Please don’t touch! I’ll come and fix it as soon as possible
MÊKH-WEB
Quartair Contemporary Art Initiatives
Toussaintkade 55, Den Haag (NL)
20 September-11 October, 2019 Continue reading

MÊKH-WEB
Quartair Contemporary Art Initiatives
Toussaintkade 55, Den Haag (NL)
20 September – 6 October, 2019
Opening: 20 September, 19:00

The shortest connection between two points is a straight line. If there are more points, it becomes a web. Some connections are used intensively, others remain in the periphery.
With the MÊKH-WEB-exhibition, EX-MÊKH will map the network, built in 13 years.

An exhibition with work by EX-MÊKH (Ellen Rodenberg, Maarten Schepers, Kees Koomen) and guest artists Marian Wijnvoord, Niels Post and Frans van Lent.

During the exhibition I will perform every day at unannounced moments.

Opened: Fri, Sat, Sun: 1pm-5pm
Fri. 27 Sept.: 1pm-5pm and 7pm-11pm.

The Nature of Things
Studio Seine
Mathenesserdijk 323A, 3026 GC Rotterdam (NL)
September 6 – November 10

The Nature of Things, a group exhibition curated by Nathalie Duivenvoorden and Jessica Skowroneck. They will show their works together with works of  invited artists Frans van Lent, Hugo Tieleman and Marjolein Witte.


© Marjolein Witte

Synchronize (2005/2019)
Hof (start), Dordrecht, Netherlands
1 September, 2019 ~

The work Synchronize consists of a walking route and an mp3 file.
While walking the route you need to wear headphones or earphones to listen to the mp3. Follow the walk as carried out earlier, and synchronize with the sound of the walking feet.
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