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Edith Dekyndt Mario De Brabandere Sophie Giraux curated by Stijn Maes “Being bored as a child is key, because it helps you develop your own world. In fact, I would say that boredom is essential when you want to create something.” (Edith Dekyndt, 2013)

Press Release

Earlier this year, coinciding with the start of the 56th Venice Biennial, the University of the Arts Helsinki organized a Research Pavilion: the first pavilion in the history of the biennale solely dedicated to artistic research. Through the theme of Experimentality, the pavilion explored the dynamic between artistic rese- arch and contemporary art.
One could see this initiative as the tentative …

Earlier this year, coinciding with the start of the 56th Venice Biennial, the University of the Arts Helsinki organized a Research Pavilion: the first pavilion in the history of the biennale solely dedicated to artistic research. Through the theme of Experimentality, the pavilion explored the dynamic between artistic rese- arch and contemporary art.
One could see this initiative as the tentative highlight of the experimental turn the visual arts are facing the past ten years – but is experimenting really such a new phenomenon? Another issue is the intentional cha- racter of the act of …

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Via Salicotto 1, 3
corner of Piazza del Campo
Siena, Italy, IT