Maarten Vanden Eynde


Connected Disconnected

Opening: 22/09/2017 at 6:30pm
Open: 23/09 - 08/10/2017 - Wed, Sat, Sun, from 2pm-6pm
Location: CC De Ververij, Wolvestraat 37, 8600 Ronse, Belgium
Curator: Isabelle De Baets

With: Marie Julia Bollansée, Laura Caroen, Louise Delhaye, Leda De Voldere, Sanne De Wolf, Disarming Design From Palestine, Marijs Kempynck, Alioum Moussa, Joanna Reuse, Golnesa Rezahneshad & Manoeuvre, Maarten Vanden Eynde, Manoeuvre/Ada Van Hoorebeke, Maartje Fliervoet/Participants, Emma Van Roey.

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Auction, Exhibition

RE-art 2

Opening: 22/09/2017 at 7pm
Open: 23/09 - 08/10/2017 - Sat & Sun, from 10am-4pm
Location: Papierfabriek Van Grellingen, Fabriekstraat 15-17, 1930 Zaventem, Belgium
Curator: Julie Senden

Auction by Sotheby’s : 12/10/2017 at 7pm

RE-art is a unique contemporary art initiative, bringing companies and artists together to create artworks with recycled materials, curate an exhibition and organize an auction to support Fonds Alexine Clarysse and Canis Fidelis to help children enjoy a better life.

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Radiant Matter

Opening: 17/09/2017 at 3pm
Open: 17/09 - 03/12/2017
Location: Zone2Source, Het Glazen Huis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Curator: Alice Smits

With: Marjolijn Dijkman, Maarten Vanden Eynde

Radiant Matter explores the complex relation humans have with the earthly environment through the concept of a nuclear Anthropocene.

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The Materiality of the Invisible

Opening: 29/08/2017 at 6 pm
Open: 30/08 ‒ 26/11/2017
Locations: Van Eyck, Bureau Europa and Marres, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Curators: Lex ter Braak, Huibhaye van der Werf

With: Lida Abdul, Semâ Bekirovic, Rossella Biscotti, Marinus Boezem, Lonnie van Brummelen & Siebren de Haan, Mikhail Karikis & Uriel Orlow, Irene Kopelman, Mark Manders, Fernando Sánchez Castillo, Roy Villevoye & Jan Dietvorst, et. al.

The Materiality of the Invisible reflects upon contemporary art as a form of archaeology.

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Disruption - Remapping Nature

Opening: 24/06/2017 at 3 pm
Open: 24/06/2017 - 24/09/2017
Location: Park De Oude Warande, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Curator: Fundament Foundation

With: Lionel Estève, Sven Fritz, Paul Geelen, Jasper Griepink, Henrik Håkansson, Antti Laitinen, Zeger Reyers, Martin Schwenk, Egied Simons, Maarten Vanden Eynde.

Disruption - Remapping Nature focusses on a group of European artists, in whose bodies of work the concept of nature lies at the heart. The different artistic practices each shed their light individually on the way contemporary man perceives nature, defines it and relates to it.

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Exhibition, Research

Future Observatory

Department of Search (Zero Footprint Campus)
Opening: 25/05/2017
Open: monday - friday 25/05 - 24/06/2017 - 10am to 6pm
Additional opening days:  Saturday 17 and 24/06/2017
Guided tours daily - FREE ENTRANCE on reservation
Location: Sterrentoren, Leuvenplein, 3584 LL Utrecht, The Netherlands

Meeting: The Barn, Corner of Genèvelaan/Leuvenlaan.
Reservations for tours:

Future Observatory investigates, clusters, reinterprets and preserves the most influential and world changing inventions and research projects that emerged from Utrecht Science Park. Future Observatory offers a subjective and fictional ‘work in progress’ from a future perspective on what could remain from the present to represent the past in the future. 

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Award, Exhibition

Belgian Art Prize 2017

Opening: 16/03/2017 at 7 pm
Open: 17/03 - 28/05/2017
Location: Bozar, Rue Ravenstein 23, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

The Award Ceremony for the Belgian Art Prize was held on April 19 in the Centre for Fine Arts’ Horta Hall.

Winner Belgian Art Prize 2017: Otobong Nkanga
Winner Public Prize 2017: Maarten Vanden Eynde

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Research, Seminar

LUNÄ Talk: Triangular Trade – Cotton

Open: 24/05/2017 from 2pm - 5pm
Location: Bozar, Rue Ravenstein 23, Brussels, Belgium
Partners: Agora (Bozar), Belgian Art Prize 2017
Language: English
Free admission upon registration.

Invited contributors: Helen Elands (art historian, independent researcher, London, UK), Wouter Elsen (Independent video- and photojournalist, co-creator of The Cotton Connection, Ouagadougou, BE / BF), Dr. Patricia Fara (Historian, Eighteenth-century natural philosophy and cultural history of science, University of Cambridge, UK), Remy Jungerman (Artist, based in Amsterdam, SR / NL), Karin Lurvink (Post-doc researcher on the economic impact of 18th & 19th-century Dutch Republic transatlantic slave-based activities, University of Amsterdam, NL), Prof. Dr. Eric Vanhaute (Professor Economic and Social History and World History, Ghent University, BE)

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Opening: 23/04/2017 at 3 pm
Open: 23/04/2017 - autumn 2017
Location: Verbeke Foundation, Westakker, Kemzeke, Belgium

With: Martijn Aerts, Bálint Balygó,  Zhivago Duncan, EDHV, Mass and Individual Moving - Raphaël Opstaele, Harvey Moon, Pierre Clément Névere, Eske Rex, Alexandra Roozen, Patrick Tresset, Stan Wannet, Patrick Tresset, Human Traits, Marinus Boezem, herman de vries, Startel, Alioum Moussa & Maarten Vanden Eynde, et al.

10-year anniversary of Verbeke Foundation. Opening of new exhibition ANIMAL - MAN - MACHINE about drawing machines and drawings by animals and men. Booklaunch of COLLAGES & ASSEMBLAGES BOOK RELEASE, highlighting the collection with an exhibition displaying a selection of 27 years of collected work.

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Exhibition, Lecture, Research

Nuclear Culture

Opening + lecture: 21/04/2017 at 7 pm
Open: 21/04/2017 - 18/06/2017
Location: Atelier Bouwmeester, Galerij Ravenstein 54-59, 1000 Brussel, Belgium
Curators: Ils Huygens (Z33, Hasselt, Belgium) & Ele Carpenter (Arts Catalyst, London, UK)

The Nuclear Culture project brings together scientists, engineers and community activists with artists and ethicists to develop new opportunities for creative practice. Specific areas of enquiry include: the invisibility of the nuclear economy, the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant meltdown, geological waste storage, the Anthropocene, and nuclear humanities.

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