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Europalia Romania 2019: Florin Flueras & Alina Popa
21/11/2019 > 24/11/2019

Artworlds are mildly choreographed processes that are establishing as artworks not only products but production, research, curating, art making, forms of living. Artworlds are vague, they can be presented as events, products, performances,...... Read more

Open Office
3/12/2019

One day a month, Caravan Production, Hiros, workspacebrussels and invited guests join forces to meet Brussels-based artists and cultural workers who have questions about the realisation of their projects within the Flemish arts...... Read more

NEVER WALK ALONE #9 'Trails & Grooves' by Cassiel Gaube
05/12/2019

Trails & Grooves expands the research of the solo Farmer Train Swirl and explores the dynamic relations walking and running bodies can entertain with each other. Starting from walking, the dancers will draw individual and...... Read more

NEVER WALK ALONE #10 'Movement Essays' by Anneleen Keppens
30/01/2020

Movement Essays is an encounter with dancer and choreographer Anneleen Keppens. Inspired by the personal essay in the tradition of writer Michel de Montaigne, she presents three ‘movement essays’ that each place a fundamental aspect...... Read more

NEVER WALK ALONE #11 'Haiti o Ayiti' by Cecilia Lisa Eliceche & Leandro Nerefuh
26/03/2020

Ayiti, island of mountains, is where the Tainos lived when christopher columbus* arrived in 1492. Marking the beginning of the genocide, the brutal extractivism of the many territories of Abya Yala, and the transatlantic slave trade in connection...... Read more

In residency

AILLEURS
14/10/2019 > 25/10/2019

Ailleurs is the next creation of Brussels-based choreographer Etienne Guilloteau (ECCE), in collaboration with the contemporary music ensemble Ictus. In Ailleurs, he explores the transgression of borders, both in the body of the dancers...... Read more

Artworlds
21/11/2019 > 24/11/2019

Artworlds are mildly choreographed processes that are establishing as artworks not only products but production, research, curating, art making, forms of living. Artworlds are vague, they can be presented as events, products, performances, concepts,...... Read more

CUTTING A ROUGH LANDSCAPE, LIVE-EDITING POST-FUTURES
14/10/2019 > 08/11/2019

At workspacebrussels Eva will explore an approach to film-making that experiments with collaborative live-editing and speculates on its politics.   Over the past eight years she has been returning to the High Arctic Archipelago of Svalbard...... Read more

HUNTER’S LAMENT, DOWN TO MEMORY LANE
16/12/2019 > 22/12/2019

Hunter’s Lament, down to Memory Lane is a solo performance on the principle of appropriations of nature as much as art. From picking up a shell on a beach or a rock on a trail, to the rush of taking pictures of landscapes. We’re...... Read more

KILLJOY
21/10/2019 > 25/10/2019

The expression ‘killjoy’ refers to a person who deliberately spoils the enjoyment of others. To be "killjoy" is to kill all the fun, to kill happiness. But what does it mean to kill happiness today? What kinds of narratives...... Read more

MARCH
15/10/2019 > 25/10/2019

‘When I first invited the dancer Elizabeth Ward to work on what would become this piece, I did not know what it was going to be ‘about’ or what form it would have. What I did know, was that we were in March 2017 and that an...... Read more

MOVING BALLADS
21/10/2019 > 25/10/2019

During this residency Femke Gyselinck collaborates with Bryana Fritz, Sue Yeon Youn & Hendrik Lasure on Moving Ballads. Taking the word ‘ballad’ literally: in etymological sense it’s a danced song, moving lyricism. Originally a...... Read more

MUSEUM OF FEAR
23/10/2019 > 27/10/2019

"The problem of humanity can only be solved by constant fear."  Hassan Blasim, The Corpse Exhibition Fear is the engine of our daily routine and behavior. It is omnipresent in the media, in conversations, in opinions, in policy....... Read more

NOT FOUND ON
28/10/2019 > 10/11/2019

Not Found On is galvanised by the desire to co-create an online ‘space’ to value and share feminist queer arts and social knowledge. Recognising that LGBTQIA+ ‘spaces’ are often far more than just bars, book clubs,...... Read more

OPENING DANCE
11/11/2019 > 23/11/2019

During this residency Hagar Tenenbaum will focus on processes of movement assimilation using principles of repetition. She is interested in two sources of movement: movement that is ascribed as dance, meaning a gesture that comes from the...... Read more

PARALLEL PERCEPTIONS
29/11/2019 > 17/12/2019

Since 2015, Elli and Maya have been making and researching videowalking as a creative tool for community building, proprioceptive expression, group composition, environment-based art, participatory design, choreography and counter-mapping. ...... Read more

POEMS AND OTHER EMERGENCIES
28/10/2019 > 03/11/2019

Poems and Other Emergencies is a solo dance performance at the intersection of choreography and poetry. It centers around a figure: The Girl-with-her-tongue-out, through which an intensive female language emerges. Poems and Other...... Read more

PRECARRYUS
19/11/2019 > 22/11/2019

Precarryus departs from an investigation into the movement possibilities of patients with Guillian-Barré syndrome and from the poetry of the Russian absurdist writer Daniil Kharms (1905-1942). It is an exploration of instability and...... Read more

THE ELECTRIC LUCIFER
28/10/2019 > 30/10/2019

The Electric Lucifer (working title) focuses on notions of physical performance and of injunction to happiness through the "fantasy" of transhumanism. The research will zoom in on issues of body improvement, optimizing the physical...... Read more

TRAILS & GROOVES
05/12/2019

Trails & Grooves expands the research of the solo Farmer Train Swirl and explores the dynamic relations walking and running bodies can entertain with each other. Starting from walking, the dancers will draw individual and collective...... Read more