Rope [Current Utopia]

Ief Spincemaille (1976) obtained his master in Philosophy at the university of Leuven and studied Jazz, modern music and music and technology at L’aula de musica, Barcelona. After finishing his studies he made his first work as an autodidact in 2006: Is the great bear a lonely bear. Since then […]

Ief Spincemaille

Note by Ief Spincemaille on ROPE : ” ROPE is a spatial intervention creating poetical spaces. It’s 100 meters long and 25 cm wide. It consists of an outer shell similar to the ropes used on offshore drilling platforms, only its core is different, its filled with foam to keep […]

ROPE – Possibilities of binding

The selection process of the commission programme took place as follows : A commission call was sent to 17 artists in November 2015 Round 1 – We received 15 proposals and pre-selected 6 artists to take part in the second round of the call : Agnes Mateus / Quim Tarrida (ES) Collective XXY (FR) Ief […]

Current Utopia – Selection process

We are not in balance. Not in agreement as migrating birds are. Late and overtaken, we hurriedly try to catch the wind and fall into a random swamp. (Rainer Marie Rilke) Among Romans, birds and storms brought signs of change. Are we able, in our current situation to navigate the landscape as we […]

Current Utopia – Commission call