movt nr. 9: Holland Mijn Mars

Commissioned by: Wendelien van Oldenborgh & Lucy Cotter for Cinema Olanda Platform at Witte de With. Costume design by: Marga Weimans Witte de With transformed into an adaptable platform for groups and individuals who have informed Cinema Olanda, artist Wendelien van Oldenborgh and curator Lucy Cotter’s presentation in the Dutch pavilion of the 57th Venice…

movt nr. 8: Destination Inner Space

Commissioned by WORM for Afrofuturism Now! Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2015 Performance – character, albert heyn shopping bag, car light, camera Installation– 5 screen video, smoke, mirror ball, soundtrack Review by Viktor Evink: The installation consisted of three walls, divided into five areas to which short fragments of moving imagery was projected. The fragments – a…

Atlantic Transformerz – Dakar

While representing the Netherlands at the Dak’Art Biennial 2014, Charl Landvreugd completed the last part of the Atlantic Transformerz project (2010 – 2014) in Senegal.   Filmed at the most western point of Africa île de Ngor, looking over the Atlantic Ocean. The project was generously funded by the Mondriaan Fund in the Netherlands and…

movt nr. 7: On Cairo / performance

movt nr. 7: On Cairo (exhibition and performance). Performed at Tropenmuseum Amsterdam as part of the exhibition Monuments for the Furure: conversation between Charl landvreugd and Edgar Cairo. Artist Charl Landvreugd in dialogue with the deceased writer Edgar Cairo What does it mean to be black in the Netherlands today and what has white got…

movt nr. 6: (Notes on Afro-Contemporaneity) Destination inner space

Year: 2013 Material: Performance (14:00 min.) Duration: 45 minutes movt nr. 6: (Notes on Afro-Contemporaneity) Destination inner space Performance commissioned by TENT Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Performed on Thursday 10-10-2013 as on of the lectures during the event ‘Destination Outer Space‘.            Much love to Gavin-Viano Fabri and the great team at…

movt nr. 6 Jamais Le Hasard N’ Abolira

Year: 2013 Material: Perfromance Duration: 45 minutes movt nr. 6 Jamais Le Hasard N’ Abolira is a performance piece commissioned galerie Sanaa in Utrecht, The Netherlands.It was performed during the opening weekend of the exhibition ‘Slavery – contemporary arts incorporated’ The piece is conceived within the context of the exhibition as a remark on the…

MOVT nr. 4: Morphis

year: 2011 duration: 2 hour duration location: New York, USA context: performed during the BLOOM Party ‘Morphis’, May 14th, DCTV Studios, Lafayette Street, NYC. Complementing BLOOM’s ongoin mythology I created an installation and performance piece based on the ‘Atlantic Transformerz’ video work. The models repeated the process of blackening the black body and adorning it…