Although we had to postpone the final part of Centriphery in Denmark from May to November 2020 due to COVID-19 – our four lovely artists still keep the spirit and energy high. Meet them here where they introduce each other.
On Saturday 2 May and Friday 5 June, Hoge Fronten / Lieke Benders presents ‘STILL.Mrkopalj’ – a virtual performance that can be watched live by a maximum audience of 85 via an online platform. The online performance is part of the series of performances within the context of the ‘Mrkopalj, the best place ever’ project,…Details
It is dark outside and a lot colder than our first visit. It is February. We arrive for our second residency in Mrkopalj. Besides the colder weather, everything seems the same. There is still no snow and there are still no tourists. Helena, the woman responsible for the hostel is waiting for us outside, just…Details
The third and final phase of Centriphery in Denmark planned to take place in May/June 2020 will be postponed to October 27th – November 22nd 2020 due to the COVID-19 situation.We, unfortunately, have been forced to cancel a lot of planned workshops with local citizens. The involved artists have to redefine some of their planned…Details
A story about our first residency in Mrkopalj Written by Saskia de Haas A beginning of a collaboration is always exciting. You never know what to expect, where to start and how the collaboration will succeed. You never know if there is a connection with the other artist, with the village and with the people…Details
Written by Saskia de Haas After the second working week, the Centriphery artists were separated for two months. In the meantime the exhibition of Basquiat in Schunck Museum in Heerlen finished. Hoge Fronten moved in the museum and started building the Museum of Stillness. The museum is located in the basement of Schunck. Being under…Details