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Extension: Under New Management

Extension is an artist group based in Düsseldorf, Germany. It was formed by Micky Damm, Rita McBride and Christian Odzuck. Extension began with obtaining an enormous quantity of aluminium tiles from... Read more

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Jannis Schroeder

The paintings of Jannis Schroeder (b.1989, Germany) in Something Stronger Than Me* were all made in 2017, during his (ongoing) year-long residency at WIELS. They place a particular... Read more

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Suse Weber: Dynamic Template – 3:40:35

For Suse Weber, a sculpture’s origin lies in the manifestation of a symbol of power. The monument, the pedestal (or – as in some of Weber’s own installations – the rows of seats) stipulate... Read more

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lonelyfingers: SEEDS

lonelyfingers is an online platform created in 2012 by visual artists Diango Hernández and Anne Pöhlmann. Their interest focuses on the objects and documents that accompany and inspire artists... Read more

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Melissa Gordon: Make a mess, clean it up

For Something Stronger Than Me* Melissa Gordon proposes two separate pieces: one which inserts itself into the architecture of the show and another that is a collaborative space for... Read more

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SPARTA

SPARTA was founded by David Mackaay in 2014 at Kunstakademie Düsseldorf and is run by students. It is a social place to meet, to discuss and reflect: a room where food was served, parties held, with... Read more

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Tonio Kröner

Tonio Kröner’s paintings, sculptures and installations evoke surrealist qualities: shifts in scale, from the realistic to the abstract or exaggerated, wild in combinations of the disparate. By... Read more

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NUANS: Tutorial for Leadership

NUANS is an artist’s initiative by Anna Heidenhain, Elmar Hermann and Hugo Schneider, which always involves new collaborations in different places. NUANS has no fixed address and stays constantly... Read more

Residence

Charlotte vander Borght: Fly Trap

"Get out of here," Obama said as the fly buzzed him during his interview. The fly persisted, and when it landed on his left forearm, Obama smacked it. "Now, where were we," the President said without... Read more

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Monika Stricker

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Ghislaine Leung

« Nine slim aluminium signs, black printed ink held within a gloss coated surface finish, offset from the wall by a slim metal fixing structure. The line of slightly over-small signs is hung low,... Read more

Lecture - Performance

Afrikadaa: Launch special issue & panel discussion

The journal Afrikadaa presents its special issue titled MUSEUM ON/OFF - MUSEE L’ONT L’EUX with a panel discussion moderated by Sorana Munsya and including: - Dirk Snauwaert (WIELS... Read more

Poster Power is an activity book for anybody, young or old, curious to explore the world of the visual arts. With bold hand-drawn typography and a curated selection of posters by the design giants,... Read more

Kids

Family Funday (NL/FR)

Discover Rita McBride’s exhibition with your children during an interactive visit 03.12.2017, 13:00 and 15:00
Free with entrance ticket of the exhibition – without... Read more

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Special Nocturne

On Wednesday 6 December, at the occasion of the regular late night opening of the first Wednesday of the month, WIELS organizes a Special Nocturne with new contributions of Something Stronger... Read more

Conversation with the artists Aglaia Konrad and Suchan Kinoshita around Rita McBride’s works Aglaia Konrad (b. 1960 in Salzburg) and Suchan Kinoshita (b. 1960 in Tokyo) both live in Brussels. In... Read more

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Fake Calligraphy (session 3)

Fake Calligraphy is Manoeuvre, Maartje Fliervoet, Ada Van Hoorebeke, as well as participants. Manoeuvre is a collective for artistic co-creation. Fake Calligraphy is a sculpture... Read more

Lecture

Reading: Glen Rubsamen (EN)

Artist Glen Rubsamen reads from Futureways (2005), edited by him and Rita McBride. Futureways is a fake science fiction novel that tells the story of an art exhibition in the... Read more

Kids

Family Funday (NL/FR)

Discover Rita McBride’s exhibition with your children during an interactive visit 07.01.2018, 13:00 and 15:00
Free with entrance ticket of the exhibition – without... Read more