2021

 

​° September '21 to June '22,  Spirit Capital (60' performance, Belgian Art Centers: Vooruit/NTGENT/LOD Muziektheater, DeSingel, Arsenaal/Lazarus and Kaaitheater, in Belgium)

​° September 2 to 5, African Premiere of Spirit Capital (60' performance, Latitudes Art Fair 2021, in Johannesburg SA)

° September to December, Sacred Clowns installation & Afropean Kwanga installation & Spirit Capital video installation (Europa-exhibition at Mucem, in Marseille FR)

° June, Sacred Clowns installation & Afropean Kwanga installation & Spirit Capital video installation (Europa-exhibition at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, in Lisbon Portugal)

° June - Tropical Bungalow a site of memory (20' lecture performance, Conference: In whose place? Confronting vestiges of the colonial landscape in Africa at WITS University&Johannesburg Art Gallery, in Johannesburg SA, in development)

° May, Afropeans portrait series & Sacred Clown installation (digital collage and installation, at Poreus-exhibition by curator Stef Van Bellingen in the city of Geel BE)

° April, Sacred Clowns installation & Afropean Kwanga installation & Spirit Capital video installation (Europa-exhibition at the Royal Museum for Central Africa, in Brussels BE)

° April, Spirit Capital at festival Outside/in (residency and try-out at Performing Arts Centre Arsenaal/Lazarus, in Mechelen BE)

° January - Research residency for Spirit Capital and presentation at Centre of Less Good Ideas_FOR ONCE-program (performance, at the Centre of Less Good Idea, in Johannesburg SA)

2020 

IN DEVELOPMENT

° 2020 - 2024, Art BEyond PARTicipation, a European research project aimed at developing a better understanding of the entanglement between power, politics, place and publics in arts practice (artist/researcher of the Critical Network, Art BEyond PARTicipation is a collaboration between L'Art Rue (TN) and Association Festival de Marseille (FR), Santarcangelo dei Teatri (IT), Cork Midsummer Festival (IE), Kansallisgalleria (FI), Artsadmin (London UK), kunstencentrum Vooruit VZW (GHENT-BE), City of Women (Ljubljana- SI), New Theatre Institute of Latvia (LV) and Santarcangelo dei Teatri (IT) and Scottish Sculpture Workshop (UK).

 

° LION Act II: Tropical bungalow or 'la machine mystique' (50’ experimental film essay, a Polar Bear TV production in collaboration with the Flanders Audiovisual Fund, in production development)

° October, Research residency for Spirit Capital and Tropical Bungalow (performance, at WorkSPaceBrussels in Brussels BE, in development)

° July 15 to September - Afropeans portrait series and Kwanga installation series (digital collage and installations, at Online Latitudes Art Fair by curator Lucy MacGarry, in Johannesburg, South Africa)

2019

° 8 September - COLOUR BAR (58’ documentary, Sjiekong Documentaries production in collaboration with the Flanders Audiovisual Fund, at Congo Aan Zee festival, in Oostende BE)

° June - Residency VOORUIT at Festival de Marseille (a collaboration between Vooruit centre of Arts / Ghent - Festival de Marseille / Marseille - Dream City / Tunis, at Festival de Marseille - performance art festival, in Marseille FR)

° 15 May - Flandria (90’ lecture opera performance, De Singel centre of performing arts, in Antwerp BE )

° 5 May - Flandria (90’ lecture opera performance, Theatre Molière, in Brussels BE )

° 27 April - Flandria (90’ lecture opera performance, De Grote Post center of performing arts, in Oostende BE )

° 4 March - Flandria (90’ lecture opera performance, BOZAR centre of fine arts, in Brussels BE )

° 4 March - Flandria: conceiving and visualising the Afropean identity (60’ lecture, at LUCA School of Arts, in Ghent BE)

° 28 February, 1 & 2 March - Flandria (lecture opera performance, World Premiere at LOD Muziektheater studio, in Ghent BE)

2018

° 15 December - Black Beast: variation II (EXIST… an Ode to Ballet– A Group Show – Curated by Ramón Rik Singley II at One Art Space gallery, in New York US)

° 6 December - The Reign of Afropeanism 2.0 (70’ lecture performance, at 30CC LEUVEN centre of arts, in Leuven BE)

° 12 October - The Reign of Afropeanism 2.0 (70’ lecture performance, City Land festival, at KAAITHEATER center of performing arts, in Brussels BE)

° 22 September - The Reign of Afropeanism 2.0 (70’ lecture performance, Love at First Sight festival, at DE Studio center of performing arts, in Antwerp BE)

° 24 September - The Reign of Afropeanism 2.0 (70’ lecture performance, the May Events, at VOORUIT center of arts in Ghent BE)

° 18 March - The Reign of Afropeanism 2.0 (70’ lecture performance, A conversation between collections from Kinshasa and Ostend exhibition, at Mu.ZEE museum of contemporary arts, in Oostende BE)

° June - Festival of Ideas : making the city together #2 Artistic practices co-created with urban stakeholders (encounters en exploration residency, a collaboration between Vooruit centre of Arts / Ghent - Festival de Marseille / Marseille - Dream City / Tunis, at Festival de Marseille - performance art festival, in Marseille FR) 

° De Heerschappij van het Afropeanisme (installation, Tumult Gent 6 festival of arts, at KROOK, in Ghent BE)

° Colour Bar (58’ documentary, Sjiekong Documentaries production in collaboration with the Flanders Audiovisual Fund, at Humanssense Project festival, in Oostende BE)

° Conceiving and visualising the Afropean identity (60’ lecture, at LUCA School of Arts, in Ghent BE)

2017 

° Flandria (30’ lecture performance, Work In Progress WIPCOOP-Mestizo Art Festival, at Victoria Deluxe theater production company, in Ghent BE)

° Afropeanism: subverting history (30' radio show, Saout Africa(s) - Part of SAVVY Funk, documenta 14 radio program, at Christoph Büchel's 'Uit de Collectie | Verlust der mitte' exhibition, at SMAK museum of contemporary art, in Ghent BE)  

° Afropeanism: subverting history (30' radio show, Saout Africa(s) - Part of SAVVY Funk, documenta 14 radio program, at SAVVI contemporary  gallery, in Berlin GR) 

° The Reign of Afropeanism (60’ lecture performance, AFROPOLITAN festival, at BOZAR center of fine arts, in Brussels BE)

° Black Beast VARIATION II ( 6’16’’ video installation, AFROPOLITAN festival ARTTALK with Matthias De Groof, at BOZAR center of fine arts. in Brussels BE)

 

2016 

° Afropean narratives (10' keynote_ performance, OPEN FORUM DAY of the Minderheden Forum, at DeSingel center of arts, in Antwerp BE)

° Colour Bar (58’ documentary, Sjiekong Documentaries production in collaboration with the Flanders Audiovisual Fund, AFROPEAN festival, at BOZAR center of fine arts in collaboration with Royal Museum for Central Africa Tervuren, in Brussels BE)

2015 

° LION I the Black Lion of Flanders (installation_video at ONRUST & 11.11.11 exhibition, in Bruges BE)

° LION Delhaize Promotional Campaign (public performance, Flamingrantendag, in Ghent BE)

° LION I of Flanders, Ben Benaouissa & Boukhzar Aziz (20’ performance, Demosdate: Intergrationstop conference, at SMAK museum of contemporary art, in Ghent BE)

° LION I & the Flemish Integration Monster (lecture + workshop, at Karel de Grote University College, in Antwerp BE)

2014  

° Black Beast VARIATION II ( 6’16’’ video installation)

° LION I Promotional Campaign (mixed media, Karfour exhibition, at Jan Colle Gallery, in Ghent BE)

° John k cobra on citizenship & art & activism ( article in Momenten #12 magazine BE )

° LION I & the Flemish Integration Monster (lecture + workshop, at Karel de Grote University College, in Antwerp BE)

2013

° John K Cobra on Citizenship & Art & Activism (lecture performance, at LINT symposium, in Dossin museum, in Malines BE)

° VELLER Final Solution to the Negro Monster (45’’ promotional video, social media campaign)

° Black Beast VARIATION I (6’ video installation, at the Royal Museum for Central Africa Tervuren, in Brussels BE)

° LION: LOVBOX (10’ installation_performance, CANVAS Collection exhibition, at BOZAR center of fine arts, in Brussels BE) 

2011 

° VELLER (60’ performance, at Art Cinema Off Off, in Ghent BE)

° Colour Bar (58’ documentary, Sjiekong Documentaries production in collaboration with the Flanders Audiovisual Fund, appeared on CANVAS and EEN TV-network, film festivals, Afropean festival at BOZAR center of fine arts in Brussels BE, MIXED 2010 exhibition with curator Stef Van Bellingen, in Ghent BE) 

2010  

° Necro Negro (15’ performance_video, presented on the website of CANVAS Collection, CANVAS and EEN TV-network, Flemish national tv network )

2007

 

° N-ID The Stigma of the Negro-Identity (15’ documentary, at the Africa Film Festival, in Brussels BE)

  • New works for sale on Latitudes Art Fair
  • Facebook - Black Circle
  • Instagram