movt nr. 10: Ososma

Commissioned by: CBK Zuid Oost, Amsterdam [ENGLISH BELOW] Movt.Nr.10:Ososma is de eerste solo-expositie in museale context in opdracht van CBK Zuidoost. Internationaal werkend beeldend kunstenaar Charl Landvreugd maakt een nieuw werk op zeer grote schaal dat is gebaseerd op de plattegrond van een Tembe (verzamelnaam voor traditioneel houtsnijwerk en schilderkunst gemaakt door Marrons in de…

Quaqu_Kwaku

The idea for the QUAQU_ KWAKU inhabited exhibition came about through an ongoing discussion on art and its use between Ivette Forster (director of the Kwaku Festival) and artist/researcher Charl Landvreugd The discussion centered on the possibilities of integrating fine art practices into the Kwaku festival. Thinking about the fact that many of the contemporary artists are…

movt nr. 8: Destination Inner Space

Commissioned by WORM for Afrofuturism Now! Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2015 Performance – character, albert heyn shopping bag, car light, camera Installation– 5 screen video, smoke, mirror ball, soundtrack Review by Viktor Evink: The installation consisted of three walls, divided into five areas to which short fragments of moving imagery was projected. The fragments – a…

movt nr. 8: Robby

Commissioned by Moengo Triennial, Moengo Suriname, 2015 Photographic installation “A series of photographs and one mirror form the contribution of Charl Landvreugd to ‘Tembe fu libi’. From left to right the images become more abstract, blurry even. In the first picture one can see the artist himself, standing still in an open space, the opening…

Atlantic Transformerz – Dakar

While representing the Netherlands at the Dak’Art Biennial 2014, Charl Landvreugd completed the last part of the Atlantic Transformerz project (2010 – 2014) in Senegal.   Filmed at the most western point of Africa île de Ngor, looking over the Atlantic Ocean. The project was generously funded by the Mondriaan Fund in the Netherlands and…

movt nr. 6: (Notes on Afro-Contemporaneity) Destination inner space

Year: 2013 Material: Performance (14:00 min.) Duration: 45 minutes movt nr. 6: (Notes on Afro-Contemporaneity) Destination inner space Performance commissioned by TENT Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Performed on Thursday 10-10-2013 as on of the lectures during the event ‘Destination Outer Space‘.            Much love to Gavin-Viano Fabri and the great team at…