Contextual Spring 2009

The Contextual ran from 2 March 2009 – 15 March 2009
The Contextual Semester started on 1 March 2009 and ended on 31 August 2009

Participating artists:
Tammuz Binshtock (IL), Elina Cerpa (LV) , Gertjan van Gennip (NL), Snejanka Mihaylova (BG), Miguel Angel Melgares (E)

During the Spring Semester five days of the Contextual programme were realised by the participants. The remaining days were organised by DasArts.

Programme realised by the participants:

  • Tammuz Binhstock: ‘Unleash creativity beyond doubt’ with Leonie Palsma
  • Elina Cerpa: ‘Disturbing reality’ with visual artist Helmut Dick
  • Gertjan van Gennip: ‘Coaching and leading at horse stables in Arnhem’ with Jet Janssen and  Albert de Vries
  • Miguel Angel Melgares: ‘Transparency exercise I’ with the help of two window-cleaners and 'Transparency exercise II (diner)' assisted by Tabitha Kane
  • Nadia Tsulukidze: ‘24h non-verbal communication'

Programme organised by DasArts:

  • Walking-tour with a retrospective to the Indivdua; Trajectories and Final Projects
  • Graduates Kees Roorda, Bram de Sutter and  Nicola Unger look back on their studies DasArts
  • Hotel Modern, lecture by Maaike Bleeker, meeting the artists and visit to the performance ‘Garnalen verhalen’
  • Lecture by Alexander Karschnia, theatre director andcompany&Co, about theatre history
  • Visit to ‘Crisis in Frascati’