Art in Context is a new extra curricular program of the Gerrit Rietveld Academy. The program offers to students a chance to place their work within particular social contexts and to generate knowledge and experience in addressing specific social issues. The Unwritten Rites was developed as a part of this program and presented during the … Read More
The work was presented during the Interval°5. “With the performance festival Interval °5 on 15th November 2014 in Essen the action laboratory PAErsche showed solo performances by artists from Poland, Croatia and Belgium. In the temporary exhibition space ERDgeschoss visitors were offered an insight into the various trends of performance art from Europe.” Interval is founded and organized by Marita Bullmann … Read More
The original texts are found on the website of the Gerrit Rietveld Academie. I used them to come closer to the image that the academy publishes toward outside. It is important to say that those are written by different department representatives.
“If nothing can be created, something must be destroyed”, is how Rosalind Krauss succinctly summarized Georges Bataille’s La part maudite (The Accursed Share, 1949). https://vimeo.com/89403234