Monthly archive

Couple at Cinemasia

03-04-2014, 00:24

Couple at Cinemasia


A meeting at the border of North and South Koreaby Simon Kentgens & Esther Kokmeijer.

Q&A Thursday 3 April, 20:00 hr in de Balie, Amsterdam.
Couple can be seen until 6 April in De Balie in Amsterdam and
during CinemAsia on Tour in Eindhoven from 11-13 April 2014 in the NATLab.

More info: Couple

Talk and Diner

20-03-2014, 00:00

Talk and Diner


Thursday March 20, 5.30pm @IFP Studio Heizhima Hutong 13, Beijing 

A12

06-02-2014, 00:00

A12

A12
Video still from A12

Sounds from: Brighton beach (England), Tasmania (Australia), Susuki (Japan), Bergen aan zee (The Netherlands), Lista (Norway)
Produced during my stay in Arnhem at Buitenplaats Koningsweg working on the 'Forbidden Landscape' project from G.A.N.G.


http://metropolism.com/reviews/het-verboden-landschap/

A12 will be screent during Art Rotterdam at Wolfart Projectspace.

Work Period in Beijing at IFP

18-01-2014, 00:00

Work Period in Beijing at IFP


My studio space at IFP

During a 6 months stay at IFP in Beijing, I will do research on the possibilities of influencing the weather. China is herein precursor.
IFP is located in the Heizhima Hutong 13

With thanks to the Mondriaan Fonds.

Stillness

21-12-2013, 00:00

Stillness

stillness
Video still of Stillness

Stillness, Millions of winters, two summers
is a series of cinematic landscapes, which I filmed last year in the Arctic and Antarctic. It is scored by Rutger Zuydervelt (aka Machinefabriek). 

Trailer on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/82538117

During DMFF 2014 Greylight Projects shows a selection of short movies and video works by various visual artists in which 'the mountain' plays a leading role. 

Mini(n)ature #1 Slice of glacier

20-12-2013, 00:00

Mini(n)ature #1 Slice of glacier


Mini(n)ature is an edition of models from nature issued four times a year.

The series consists of a signed and numbered edition of 100. The first 50 copies in the form of
a special edition including fine art print, pasted on aluminum. For more info you can write me
an e-mail. 

winter solstice new studio initiation

10-12-2013, 07:37

winter solstice new studio initiation

lemaire channel, Antarctica - Stillness Esther Kokmeijer
Still from the cinematic Stillness. 

On December the 21st, at 17:11, the winter solstice takes place. During the beginning of winter, I like to invite you in my new studio for a winter initiation. With among other the first presentation of Stillness, made during my journey to Antarctica and Greenland. Rutger Zuydervelt machinefabriek.nu composed the soundtracks.

Claes de Vrieselaan 29b, Rotterdam
From 17:11 hr until 21:00 hr

Doppelgänger / Dubbelganger

10-12-2013, 07:24

Doppelgänger / Dubbelganger


Finissage Dubbel Office with book launch Doppelgänger / Dubbelganger. 

Doppelgänger / Dubbelganger is an exchange between 26 artists from Opekta Cologne and Het Wilde Weten Rotterdam. On December the 20th, the publication will be launched in Cologne. (More info) And on December the 21st in my studio in Rotterdam.

Buckets and Tape

19-10-2013, 23:00

Buckets and Tape


This is part of my ongoing research project of movable structures, to travel, collect and transport. For this occasion I made a prototype of a floating sphere that could drift on the current of the Rhine from Cologne to Rotterdam. The structure is only build by buckets and tape.

Doppelganger / Doppelgänger, 21 and 22 September, Cologne (Germany), an exchange between 12 artists from Rotterdam (Het Wilde Weten) and 12 artists from Cologne (Opekta).

Made possible with an O&O grant of CBK Rotterdam

Forbidden Landscape - Hidden Landscape

10-10-2013, 23:00

Forbidden Landscape - Hidden Landscape


In my quest as an explorer I tried to collect experiences and transformed the forbidden landscape in a  hidden landscape.

Forbidden Landscape, Manifestation from 12 - 20 oktober 2013 / Koningsweg 23a, Arnhem
Opening friday 11 Ocktober at 17.00 hr. www.stichtinggang.org