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image: Toine Klaassen
image: Toine Klaassen

R&D honored

In the third round of the 2015 R&D scheme, a total of 10 applications were accepted for a total amount of € 81.625,00. For this round, a total amount of € 30 was requested through 249.255,90 applications. Each approved application receives a contribution that enables the visual artist to further develop his professional practice. The Development and Research Grants scheme is aimed at boosting research and deepening, so that existing artistic practices can develop optimally and increase their visibility in the city.

Granted applications 3e R&D round 2015

Harmen de Hoop
Developing a performance for the Mediawand of the Rotterdamse Schouwburg.
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Toine Klaassen
A study into 'performance everlasting'.
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Melle Smets
The future ahead Turtle 2, a Ghanaian look at the project and all the complications Turtle.
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Alexandra Roozen
Hand Vocabulary is a research and working period with the aim of a series of large-format dry needle etching. Central to this is the thematicization of energy transfer between body and technology.
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Klaas van Gorkum and Iratxe Jaio
An artistic investigation into the significance of signs on pot shards from a controversial archaeological find, the authenticity of which is under discussion.
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Sol Archer
Re (as) sembling Futures, a cinematic investigation into disappeared architectural and social futurism.
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Kiki Lamers
The Landscape, remembering as a creative act or ..., a painter's investigation.
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Ghislain Amar
The Estate of Yves Mercol is a research and experiment based on three theater pieces for developing work in a new context of text, literature and theater and linking it to the practice of their own exhibitions.
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Dario D'Aronco
Anatomy of a building, a study into the imaginary potential of 3D technology.
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Rosemary Mascini
Sequel is a series of city-related studies that, based on documentation recorded in the form of video, text and photography, will lead to a presentation in the exhibition space of the Prám studio.
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Publication date: 02 / 10 / 2015

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