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Nature of society – Marlies van Grootel

Nature of society – Marlies van Grootel

Nature of society

Differences between societies dissolve in the remnants of waste.

Opening: 22/02/2018 at 17:00
Period: 22/02 – 04/03/2018
Open: Fri./Sat./Sun. 12:00-17:00

October 2016 Marlies van Grootel has been an artist in residence in Dalian (China). During her stay …

Posted on February 14th, by Marlies in 2018, Blog, Events, News.

Alone in Beijing

Alone in Beijing

(Written by Willemijn)

I don’t know if you ever had the experience of being in a country were you don’t understand the language. And I don’t mean not being able to speak it, but really having no clue of anything …

Posted on November 6th, by Marlies in Blog.
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Peaks

Peaks

(Written by Willemijn)

And before I knew it I had entered the last week in China. If in the first two weeks of my stay I felt a bit bored or in need of some entertainment, the last weeks we …

Posted on November 6th, by Marlies in Blog.
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The great blog of China

The great blog of China

(Written by Maarten)

Not being able to speak chinese is both a curse and a blessing. It’s a curse because it’s human nature to talk and express yourself. But at the same time not being able to understand a language …

Posted on October 28th, by Marlies in Blog.
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Time and meaning

Time and meaning

(Written by Willemijn)

Tic tock, tic tock, tic tock…there is no clock to be seen in the studio with the nice view in the Zhongshan museum. The inner clock though can’t be denied. After a month of working the deadline …

Posted on October 26th, by Marlies in Blog.
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The Chinese Bubble

The Chinese Bubble

(Written by Willemijn)

After more than three weeks in China I start to have a longing to speak the language, I wish I could understand more. Of course I’m stupid because I didn’t install any translating apps, (lack of space) …

Posted on October 19th, by Marlies in Blog.
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Seeking higher grounds

Seeking higher grounds

(Written by Maarten)

I’ve been enjoying walking in random directions from the museum and just to discover the place. I’m especially attracted to the nature and hills which are in abundance in Dalian. It’s been made very easy to climb …

Posted on October 17th, by Marlies in Blog.
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Last weekend, last days

Last weekend, last days

(Written by Willemijn)

Last weekend, last days

Saturday night

A strong southwestern wind has arrived in Dalian, and with it an autumnal mood. I am lying in bed, listening to the howling cries, rustling of plastic and banging of doors …

Posted on October 8th, by Marlies in Blog.
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First impression

First impression

(Written by Maarten)

If I didn’t knew any better I’d think I’d entered a southern-European country. A warm climate, wide streets with tall, yellowish apartments in a hilly landscape with lot’s of green. Chinese people like to look at and …

Posted on October 4th, by Marlies in Blog.
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Traveling day – Arrival in Dalian

Traveling day  – Arrival in Dalian

Written by Willemijn

It could be considered something close to a miracle that I can write this blog for you from Dalian, because only due to some huge luck I didn’t loose all the things one usually needs when going …

Posted on September 27th, by Marlies in Blog, Uncategorized.
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