Friday 14 February 2020
11:00 Visit to Wiels, Avenue Van Volxem 354, 1190 Forest
11:00 >12:30 Talk with Zoë Gray
14:30 Visit to ARGOS centre for audiovisual arts, Rue du Chantier 13, 1000 Bruxelles
About the visits, from 11h to around 12:30h, WIELS senior curator Zoë Gray will talk about the curatorial perspective developed at the institution, their programme, selection of artists, the relationship with the artists, etc, as well as about the solo exhibition of Thao Nguyen Phan, which is on view.
Wolfgang Tillmans' solo show is also on view and can be visited. There are many lectures about this show taking place at WIELS for those who are interested.
From 14:30h on, ARGOS artistic director Niels Van Tomme will introduce the institution, its role, objectives, new artistic directive, its different platforms, the video archive/library as well as the group exhibition "Quai du Commerce, 1080/1000 Bruxelles", which is on view and has the participation of HISK laureates Roel Heremans (2019) and Vesna Faassen & Lukas Verdijk (2017). Roel Heremans will join and introduce his work. Vesna & Lukas might join as well.