Eco:thoughts / January 2016 Continue reading E:thoughts
The aim of my art making is to construct, deconstruct and reconstruct structures that intersect in natural, social and economic domains and to challenge collective mind constructions. I am especially interested in structures that have an impact on everyday life and seem to trigger a vicious circle. I like to challenge these existing structures in order … Continue reading Mark Vennegoor
Even though it started as a spatial composition within the context of I Am A Curator exhibition , Support Structures came out to be “a manual for what bears, sustains, props, and holds up. It is a manual for those things that encourage, give comfort, approval, and solace; that care for and provide consolation and the necessities of life. … Continue reading Support Structures (2009-2014)
Maslow’s ‘Hierarchy of Needs’ gets a revisit by the e-collective during one of our Skype cafè conversations. Below ‘Repairarchy’ by Bridget Harvey and Marina Velez take on re-thinking the pyramid with an added blue intervention by Ilse. Continue reading Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
The e:collective first publication MILK. is a compilation of thoughts about art and sustainability. It will delight readers giving an insight into the world of contemporary art, artists practices and contemporary art research. You can order your copy here Continue reading MILK.
The residency creates a platform for artists to engage in cross disciplinary dialogue with scientists, biologists, economists and other experts. Artists who are preoccupied with sustainability can facilitate, through their practice, the conditions to create new knowledges necessary to face new challenges, particularly those created by human activity. Working across disciplines allows these ideas to … Continue reading Cambridge Sustainability Residency
The e-collective is a collaborative art project of International artists, writers, designers and curators who all deal in their practices with issues of environmental sustainability, social rights and political activism. Through a series of artists’ residencies, participatory art projects and publications, this fluid, nomadic and anti-hierarchical organism explores the ways contemporary practices hint at and actualise a wider definition of … Continue reading About