Utopia / Ex Vitro group expo installation @ thermotechnic museum Leuven, Belgium
Other artists expo: Frederic De Wilde, Jalila Essaïdi, Theo Jansen, Eduardo Kac, Koert van Mensvoort, Lieven Standaert
Title: Souvenirs from Utopia
Where: Leuven Thermotechnic museum
groupshow Ex Vitro, Utopia
Period: 2016 october
Materials: foam, 3D printed materials, lasercut materials, industrial remnants, edelweiss plant, crab leg, ceramics, wood, chocolate
EX VITRO exhibition
Bio-art, techno-minds, science-creatures and other hybrids. Organized by Fablab KULeuven, the Verbeke Foundation, Cultural Studies and Incentim in the concept of the Utopia festival Leuven. With works of Frederik De Wilde, Jalila Essaïdi, Eduardo Kac, Joke Raes, Lieven Standaert and Theo Jansen.
Souvenirs from Utopia is an installation and live performance.
A trio with their dis topic shadows are showing souvenirs they took from a secret place as Utopia.
The souvenirs stand for 'universal love', purity, happy surprise, believe in an illusion, denial of ugliness', 'believe in an illusion', purification, 'enigmatic creative power', acceptance of love & lust, respect and the surrender of pleassure.
The dance and music are the soul of each object.