‘I travelled the world and the seven seas’ shows 50 video works by 50 international artists in the splendid banquet hall AthenA of the Royal Athenaeum Antwerp. The exhibition is inspired by the diversity of the school with students originating from 50 different countries: Albania, Angola, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brasilia, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Cape Verde, China, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Eritrea, France, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Guyana, India, Iraq, Italy, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kosovo, Libya, Macedonia, Morocco, Mongolia, Netherlands, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Spain, Suriname, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Venezuela. The videos will be shown in the form of seven floor projections (analogue to the title), so that visitors will be able to walk in between the ‘seven seas’. In addition the videos will be shown in a rotating system in a separate projection room.
‘I travelled the world and the seven seas’ is an initiative of HELD in coproduction with LLS 387.
Location: Koninklijk Atheneum Antwerpen, AthenA Zaal, Franklin Rooseveltplaats 11, 2060 Antwerpen
Open: Tuesday till Sunday from 14 till 18h
Opening Friday 13/10/2017 during Borger