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South Explorer

Event: 19 / 06 / 2020 - 21 / 06 / 2020
Location: Charlois

The new edition of South Explorer will take place on June 19, 20 and 21 in Charlois. This edition is special because all locations will observe the corona restrictive measures. Expect art in shop windows, a balcony concert, concerts with up to 20 visitors, in buildings the number of visitors is limited, so that the 1,5 meters can be maintained, there are routes with separate entrance and exit and disinfectant is available, the catering industry is adapted to the guidelines by a collection desk and a limited number of visitors.

Most locations are open on Saturdays and Sundays from 13.00 PM to 18.00 PM. On Friday evening there is a concert in the Oude Kerk. For more (current) information about the timetable and an overview of all events, you can use the website check if the Facebookpagina from South Explorer.

Within the South Explorer program you will find a number of projects / presentations that were partly realized thanks to financial support from CBK Rotterdam:

  • Bad - Inside Out - For You
  • Erica Baltimore: Rituals get rid of their jacket
  • Growing Space_Wielewaal
  • Bobby Sayers: Creative Food Box
  • Niek Hilkmann: Greetings from Charlois

South Explorer is realized partly thanks to a contribution from the Activities City scheme. With this contribution, CBK Rotterdam wants to make the city more attractive with visual art and give Rotterdam visual artists a role in this, thereby increasing their visibility.

TENT is the platform for contemporary art in the context of Rotterdam with exhibitions, new productions, educational projects, performances and events with makers from the city and beyond.
To website TENT

Sculpture International Rotterdam manages the international sculpture collection of Rotterdam, brings it to the attention and develops a metropolitan international art policy.
To the SIR website

Forest polder fox, Florentijn Hofman, Schiedamseweg, 2020. Photo: Otto Snoek

BKOR manages and renews the extensive city collection in collaboration with Rotterdam residents, companies and institutions. BKOR advises the municipality, citizens and artists on the realization, placement, relocation and remediation of public works of art.
To the BKOR website

Art Office mediates, informs and supports visual artists from Rotterdam with regard to their professional practice. For artists, institutions and individuals.
To the Art Office website