12 weeks artist-in-residency June 11 – September 2, 2020.
Sundaymorning@EKWC: European Ceramics Work Center
interspace, interstice, interval, in-between..
Multiple – Time
destructive research: 7 shades of fossil
3-d scan of fossil, second phalange of wild horse, 40,000 years – present time
work – matter – time
fossil – icon – study
Relative location, locality due to drifting continents over time…
In Situ – Ex Situ…
Found a fossil today at Zandmotor. Wonder what it is? A phalanx of a…?
See more about fossils and/or artifacts
Time-over-Time experiment; in context, not In Situ but Ex Situ
See more about scallops, in viva
In context: Zandmotor, where narratives of pre-human nature meet the narratives of humanity. Zandmotor did not exists and will ‘dissolve’.
A ‘mare incognita’, unchartered and ephemeral new land in/of the sea.
A void as source of inspiration.
As a teenager I was fascinated by a photo of a moving rock, published in an edition of National Geographic Magazine (if I remember correctly). And that there was a myth surrounding these rocks. Nobody knew how or why they could move…
So the first time I traveled to the United Stated, I wanted to see this phenomenon with my own eyes and ‘Racetrack Valley in Death Valley’ became my destination. However, it proved out of reach for a ‘touristic visit’, so the myth and speculations continued… until recently.
But the seed was planted for my artistic practice, and I am still wondering how we perceive, interpret and represent the world around us.
Sailing stones, also known as sliding rocks, walking rocks, rolling stones, moving rocks or wandering rocks. Racetrack Playa, Death Valley. California.