WBK Vrije Academie Prize (10/08/2007)
Marcellvs L. have received the Videobrasil WBK Vrije Academie Prize. Supported by the Prince Claus Fund, the Videobrasil Residency Programme benefits artists participating in the Festival’s competitive exhibition.
The programme’s partners are the Le Fresnoy Studio National des Arts Contemporains (France), the French Consulate General in Brazil, Alliance Française, Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado, and the WBK Vrije Academie (The Netherlands), with the collaboration of Capacete Entretenimentos (Brazil) and Instituto Sacatar (Brazil).
The first residencies will be undertaken in 2008 and 2009, in France, The Netherlands, and Brazil.
The winning artists were selected by a commission comprised of Solange
Farkas and Ana Pato (Associação Cultural Videobrasil), Tom van Vliet
(WBK Vrije Academie), Marcos Moraes (FAAP), Helmut Batista (Capacete),
and Inês Raphaelian and John Taylor Van Horne (of Instituto Sacatar).
ars viva 07/08 (04/02/2007)
We are pleased to inform that the Cultural Committee of BDI has awarded the ars viva price 07/08 to Marcellvs L., Nico Dockx, Florian Hecker and Astrid Nippoldt. The official award ceremony will take place in the context of the annual meeting of the Cultural Committee from October 05 -07, 2007 in Leverkusen (Germany). There the first ars viva exhibition at Museum Schloss Morbroich will be opened on Sunday, October 07, 2007 at 11:30 a.m.
The dates for the subsequent ars viva exhibition are:
Kunstverein Hannover, February 16, 2008 - April 06, 2008
Opening: Friday, February 15, 2008, 08:00 p.m.
Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, May 24 - August 15, 2008
Opening: Friday, May 23, 06:00 p.m.
More information coming soon.