+++ KAAITHEATER ON TOUR +++ • Join us at Ancienne Belgique • Atelier 210 • Bronks • Charleroi Danses-La Raffinerie • CC De Factorij • CC Strombeek • Rosas Performance Space • Les Halles de Schaerbeek • KVS • Théâtre National • Théâtre Varia • Westrand • Théâtre Royal des Galeries • Cinema Palace • Maison poème • Mercerie
Ant Hampton decided to step outside the building and beyond the comfort zone of an autonomous art practice, opting instead for an aim of real consquence via a clear demand: break your bubble. This performance-as-assignment for two, gently reveals itself as an urgent and vibrant challenge to audience, artist and art-centre.
In this performance/cookery workshop, Feiko Beckers teaches you some cooking techniques using faulty instructions and impractical utensils. You can be sure that the result will be inedible, but in Feiko Beckers’ world, failure is always a joy!
Feiko Beckers builds pile dwellings in the white foyer of the Beursschouwburg. Inside, he presents sculptures, films, texts, and performances. Each work offers a solution for an apparently trivial problem, but all these attempts fail miserably.
The man who holds the 12kg bronze handkerchief, does not enact, he manifests the physical effort it takes to hold the weight and therefore encapsulates those instances when we mask our internal embarrassment by transferring the cause to the external factors such as stress, exhaustion, pain.