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North Sea, The Netherlands (2015)

Katwijk aan Zee, 4th iteration
August 10, 2015
12 hours, 46 minutes
live performance + video (single screen or split screen showing two different times of day), looped

curated by TAAK (the national organization for art in public places) + Satellietgroep (collective with residency at the Zandmotor)

Eight days after the performance took place, from August 19-23, 2015, the durational video, made in collaboration with filmmaker Jonas de Witte, was exhibited in Amsterdam at four locations as a curltural part of SAIL Amsterdam:
De AppelMarineterreinOude Kerk + Pakhuis de Zwijger

This video work won First Prize at the Creative Climate Awards in New York City, 2015, and has been shown on a small scale in group shows at the Taipai Economic and Cultural Center and Spitzer School of Architecture. It will be shown an a large site-specific scale in The Netherlands at Oerol, 2016.

the NL team: Nils van Beek, Jonas de Witte, Jacqueline Heerema, John Del Gaudio, Bjorn Jansen, Helma Hogervorst, Frank Bloem, Aziz Bekkaoui, Carrie Dimaculangen, Sophia Zürcher, Ronald Boer, Joshua Dumas, Max Radermacher, Stacey Engels, Lies de Jager, Julie Örtegon + Saori Tahara with many thanks to the artists at Locatie ZSurfles.nlAloha SurfDeBeslagkom + our friends at the Hotel Savoy for being such generous hosts.participants, contributors and advisors!

NRC Handelsblad, Telegraaf, Radio 1Amsterdam FM + 
Leeuwarden Courant (NL)
HyperallergicPublic Art Forecast + The Brooklyn Rail (US)

We live-streamed the performance for the first time and you can check out the recording at HowlRound TV.

2-minute video of the time-lapse:
photos by Jonas de Witte for 36.5 / Netherlands