R&D awards round 2
In the second round of R&D (subsidy Development & Research for Rotterdam artists), 9 of the 30 applications were granted. A total of €241.035,00 was requested. The 9 granted applications concerned an amount of €77.805,00.
Examine whether monuments can be created with a universal language that does not impose power from above, but rather concentrates the collective power of those around them. In addition, it also discusses what a future monument could be.
A participatory study exploring the community of Feyenoord football supporters through intimate conversations.
Sara Rajaeic – yet another leap year, the descent of a single red shoe in the global south
Investigation into the downing of Ukrainian flight PS752 on January 8, 2020 on the outskirts of Tehran. This will result in a video work focusing on the concept of observation in relation to the essence of pain in relation to the human mind and body.
A scenario in which the experience of sunset is linked to engagement, in which wonder and involvement interact. This will be bundled in a publication.
Alexandra Roozen – TRACES – “Contact sounds should be in balance with the tone”
A series of drawings and a video documenting the development of a new visual language with machine drawing tools.
Kari Robertson – Soft bodies, aquatic architectures and liquid entanglements
Research on the themes of hydrofeminism, aquatic architectures and fluid pollution, with a particular focus on milk. The personal perspective of motherhood here nourishes and enriches the wider practice.
Non-linguistic research into business models, farming knowledge, landscape visions and visualization methods to question the concept of “a good life”.
Andreea Peterfi – Personal narratives in the public space
Exploring the carved symbols on the wooden gates of Transylvania in addition to reimagining symbols using contemporary concepts.
Broadening theoretical knowledge in photography to bring personal development to a peak on location in New York.
Publication date: 25 / 08 / 2021