PURE is a performative and immersive installation by Christian Bakalov. It is the second part of the ETERNIA trilogy, developed from Spinoza's concept of "Eternity", which is closely linked to birth and death. Oscillating between...... Read more
During three weeks in August, Romanian artist Alle Dicu led a transdisciplinary research group with dancers and dance students engaging themselves in an eclectic experimental experience. They formed a laboratory of practice and reflection on the...... Read more
With Never Walk Alone, CC Strombeek and workspacebrussels present a series of three evenings during which young choreographers hit the stage to share their work and travel stories with you. In dialogue with young visual artists and culinary...... Read more
An Imaginary Symposium is a theatre project that attempts to carefully construct alternatives modes of sociability in order to reimagine together our realities today and in the future. Its aim is to reactivate common thinking and imagining, by...... Read more
During her residency, Alle Dicu forms a transdisciplinary research group with dancers and dance students who engage themselves during two weeks for an eclectic, experimental research experience. Together they form a laboratory of practice and...... Read more
For the video work IMAGES FOR MARS II (life-sized projection) Karl Van Welden investigates the effect of a disaster on the human body. We see people in a state of carelessness, until a dark ash rain falls upon them, turning their idyll into a...... Read more
Since a couple of years, Clara Guémas intervenes as an artist and choreographer in prisons. She questions the place of the body in these isolated spaces, and the restrained and controlled life in prison. In continuity of this research, she...... Read more
I’ve lost a lot in 2016: a fiancé, my cat, a grandmother, a house by the sea full of memories, my twenties, a mentor, my favorite actress, my favorite playwright, a producer, a friend, a healer, a fantasy. Collectively we have lost:...... Read more
PURE is an immersive performance installation that investigates how our most intimate imagination and narratives infuence our future. Guided on a parcours of living statues, the audience activates these situations by their physical presence. With...... Read more
Several years ago, the artist Eric Arnal-Burtschy, chose to join the army. He took part in a war in 2017, where a Jihadist’s diary was found after fighting series of fights. This Jihadist told his own story and his diary also contained the...... Read more
Summer Residencies at Kanal – Centre Pompidou
This summer, workspacebrussels and Kanal – Centre Pompidou are joining forces for a vibrant residency programme in the capital. In July, August and September, six artists or companies will set to work in the large spaces of the museum at the Sainctelettesquare: Christian Bakalov, Karl Van Welden, Jeanne Colin, Alice Van der Wielen and Anna Heuer Hansen, Eric Arnal-Burtschy, and Nazanin Fakoor.
Working Title Festival: 30 November > 2 December 2018
From 30 November to 2 December, workspacebrussels invites you for a new and vibrant edition of the Working Title Festival. For three days we will immerse you in the work of our artists. Expect an exciting mix of projects in different phases of the creative process: early research, open rehearsals, try-outs and finished work at the intersection of dance, performance, conversation, video art and installation. You will discover the work of Niko Hafkenscheid and Valentina Stepanova, Maria Lucia Cruz Correia, Meggy Rustamova, Alexander Vantournhout, Cassiel Gaube and many others. The entire programme will be published after the summer.