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PSA - Workshop: Floating University Berlin

Photography and assistance of artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, Annet van Otterloo , and Phoebe Bachman during workshop "Community architecture born of shared practices - change the society with small impulses" at the Floating University Berlin. Workshop description: "What kind of local support systems can we build right here and now? In the course of the workshop, a map, a timeline and a strategy will be created, for building complex patterns and systems of change through relatively small interactions. Participants will explore how patterns of interaction can become ecosystems and societies. The question will be raised of what kind of local support systems can be possibly build at this given moment, betweeen the Floating University and the local neighbourhood."" 6 to 8 July 2018 2018 from...

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PSA - modern music: BEA1991 + MARIA Subbacultcha Presents: Metropolis op Locatie

Curated for Het Gemaal op Zuid in collaboration with Subbacultcha and Metropolis Festival, the annual free festival which has been manifesting itself in Rotterdam for talented music since 1988 with the likes of Public Enemy, Wu Tang Clan, The Prodigy, and Nirvana making their early debuts. We present a warm up gig with live performances by BEA1991 and MARIA. For your visual pleasure, the Willem de Kooning Academy Graphic Design students are throwing together an exhibition of festival poster designs. Performance on Thursday 5 June 2018 at 20:30 hrs - Gemaal op Zuid, Pretorialaan 141, Rotterdam

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PSA - exhibitions: Lorena van Bunningen - Attempts to sculpt a Movement II

During South Explorer, artist Lorena van Bunningen will present the work Attempts to sculpt a movement II (2017 - present). The work examines how a temporary, brief movement can be frozen. It is a form study in which the market tent is examined, not for its functionality, but for its ever-changing form and spatiality. She is fascinated by the movement that is frozen in the material and looks for ways in which she can preserve those forms that can exist only for a short period of time.Runs from 14 April - 1 July 2018Gemaal op Zuid, Pretorialaan 141, Rotterdam

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Ella Elisabeth | Playground Collaborators

Ella Elisabeth explores with her works the borders of photography. Ella separates facets in order to create serenity. A serenity that offers interaction between the spectator and the work. She recently explored photographic applications by means of clothing as a series for Damage Playground playing with the body as sculpture, intertwinement, paper matter, and garment pieces by Hellen van Rees. These works which for now mostly exists in the tangible world might never see the digital light.

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