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Stefaan van Biesen

(m) [Belgium] 0.1 visual artist > writer > wanderer > sound design & art > space specific practice > silence as an artistic condition > curating > 0.2 member and co-founder of the Milena principle > the Politics of the heart > Urban Emptiness Network > Walking Artists Network > WIT-urban team > 0.3 drawings, designs, installations, photography, video, soundscapes, texts, lectures and performances > Urban rituals > an associative solidity between thinking, acting, environment, well-being > 'how do our thoughts manifest themselves via acts in our environment and to what extent do they contribute to our well-being?' > 0.4 devoting an important part of his artistic activity to exchanges and collaborations with other artists and experts from various disciplines > 0.5 international projects are: 'Handwritings' > 'Fly Ways' > 'Water Carrier' > 'Wander Weed' > 'Chlorophilia' > Made of Walking > ‘Spaziergangwissenschaft’ [Walking as an absolute science] > seen as a forum for discussion about sociological and ecological visions > 0.6 the nomadic aspect of the renaissance artists, who travelled all over Europe > Albrecht Dürer > journeys become art projects > laboratories of thoughts > drawings and other artefacts arise from encounters > notes, artefacts and drawings embellish the journey > 0.7 refers to the concept of ‘the body as measure unit’ > using the senses and the body as instruments of knowledge, experience and creativity > art as a tool of connection > 0.8 worked as an artist in Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Italy, Serbia, Greece, Cyprus, Portugal, Brazil, USA and China >.

Installation score 'Growing Silence' Goethe-Institut Athens Greece 2011.

 

 

©stefaan van biesen-annemie mestdagh 08.12.2018