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Art Teleported

I went to Turku, Finland to be part of a show in New York City organised by the Czong Institute for Contemporary Art from South Korea. That’s right! I participated in Art Teleported, the art show and conference for nomadic artists, by teaming up with the Videokaffe collective. That’s a whole lot of name dropping, so let’s back up for a second. During Supermarket Art Fair I met the founder of Videokaffe: Sebastian Ziegler. Immediately there was a (goose bumps inducing) connection because of the way we both deal with the intersection of the virtual and physical world. It fuelled…

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Vision Machines

Videokaffe has been invited to perform and exhibit this Summer 2019 at the DesignLab Gallery in Pasadena, California. Two Videokaffe members, Mark Andreas and Sebastian Ziegler, will travel to L.A. to build up the exhibition and represent VK, as well bringing one work from Jip de Beer as guest artist.

Tom Burtonwood. “Outside In,” 2019. Photo by Sebastian Ziegler

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Reisma Van den Burg Grant

Whooho I’ve been awarded the Reisma Van den Burg Grant! This grant is named after the Frisian painter Cor Reisma (1902-1962) and is offered by his family. The biennial stipend is intended to give recent graduates from the Minerva Art Academy an opportunity to further develop their work through an (inter)national project.

Stay tuned for my developments, as I will start to collaborate with the international Media Art collective Videokaffe!

The photo, by Harma Kaput, shows the three winners of Minerva Art Academy awards: Vassilena Petrova, Jip de Beer and Antonia Oana. I’m holding an artwork by Jos Volkers,which has been given to me as part of the award.