Young Masters 2020/21

MADELIEF VAN DE BEEK • fuck. I think I’m doing feminism wrong

MADELIEF VAN DE BEEK • fuck. I think I’m doing feminism wrong

Madelief van de Beek Fuck. I think I'm doing feminism wrong “fuck. I think I'm doing feminism wrong” is a lively, humorous take on navigating feminism in 2020. Feminism is neither simple nor easy. It is simultaneously a movement, a method, and a hope; and it varies...

JORIS BOSMA • DERAILED

JORIS BOSMA • DERAILED

Joris Bosma Derailed Joris Bosma evokes the sensation of travel by using light. Sight can immerse humans in visual fields, shaping everyday experience. But light also shines in our memories, activating feelings, stories, and sensations. DERAILED creates a visual...

BRITT VAN DEN BOOGAARD • TRANCE MACHINE

BRITT VAN DEN BOOGAARD • TRANCE MACHINE

Britt van den Boogaard Trance Machine Britt van den Boogaard invites visitors for a personal experience aimed at inducing a state of trance. Her machine works by translating frequencies into different types of stimuli: visible, audible and tactile. With input and...

MARTINA DAL BROLLO • POLARIZED VIEW

MARTINA DAL BROLLO • POLARIZED VIEW

Martina dal Brollo Polarized View “Polarized view” is the product of Martina dal Brollo’s research on plastic pollution. Though we hear much about this problem, actually changing our ways of producing and using plastic is a slow process. Driving this point home, the...

TESSA LANGEVELD • THERE’S SOMETHING WARM IN EVERYTHING

TESSA LANGEVELD • THERE’S SOMETHING WARM IN EVERYTHING

Tessa Langeveld There's something warm in everything A “breathing” lamp offers soft, rhythmic illumination at the heart of a multimedia installation. Slowly, fragments and impressions appear and disappear. Drawings, videos, and objects are carefully placed, calling...

DAWID LIFTINGER & CAMILO SANDOVAL • RGBW

DAWID LIFTINGER & CAMILO SANDOVAL • RGBW

Dawid Liftinger RBGW “RGBW” is an immersive, 360° light installation that plays with color image generation, and challenges the conventional definition of film. By stripping film to its core elements—light and darkness, movement and color—it highlights the interplay...

GEORGE MAZARI • DREAM OF DESERT LAND X1

GEORGE MAZARI • DREAM OF DESERT LAND X1

GEORGE MAZARI Dream of Desert Land X1 “DREAM OF DESERT LAND X1” is a short film about a city that disappeared into the desert of Afghanistan. No physical traces remain; only words and written records. When places are lost, how do memory and imagination carry on?...

PAULA NISHIJIMA • GAME OF SWARMS

PAULA NISHIJIMA • GAME OF SWARMS

Paula Nishijima Game of Swarms In Western societies that privilege individuality, collaboration is considered a value—but not a standard. In contrast, “Game of Swarms” explores how living organisms work together, without central control or hierarchy, in order to adapt...

HAIFA OUERFELLI • IMAGINARIUM

HAIFA OUERFELLI • IMAGINARIUM

Haifa Ouerfelli Imaginarium “Imaginarium” is a site-specific installation that transforms damaged and broken mirrors into a poetic light artwork. A projector shines on an arrangement of mirrors, so that their cracks and stains are reflected onto the surrounding space;...

SAMANTHA PELLARINI • THE NON-HUMAN INSTITUTE FOR HUMANITY

SAMANTHA PELLARINI • THE NON-HUMAN INSTITUTE FOR HUMANITY

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] SAMANTHA PELLARINI The Non-Human Institute for Humanity  In a globalized era, outdated models of “humanity” have reached their limits. The Non-Human Institute for Humanity is a post-human institute investigating...

ELIF SATANAYA ÖZBAY • BOXER, RING, CYCLE

ELIF SATANAYA ÖZBAY • BOXER, RING, CYCLE

Elif Satanaya Özbay Boxer, Ring, Cycle“Boxer, Ring, Cycle” is an immersive, multi-channel installation that explores topics such as representation, masculinity, and identity. The visitor is confronted with a dark boxing ring, which they must enter in order to activate...

ALCAEUS SPYROU • ANINA

ALCAEUS SPYROU • ANINA

Alcaeus Spyrou Anina A container ship is not an inanimate object. It travels thousands of miles on the high seas, and is full of life, stories, tragedy and hope. “Anina” is a psycho-geographic film essay that documents the ethnographic tendencies of the industrial...

LAN HSIN TU • COULD THEY BE WORN OR NOT

LAN HSIN TU • COULD THEY BE WORN OR NOT

Lan Hsin Tu Could they be worn or notLan Hsin Tu’s intricate textile pieces appear delicate and fragile, yet tempt our curious hands. Is fashion always made to be worn and touched? Why must paintings and sculptures sit quietly in place, rather than move and walk...

SAMIRA ARRAMI • PULSE

SAMIRA ARRAMI • PULSE

Samira Arrami Pulse Screens hypnotize us. They appeal to our senses and touch our wishes, fears, and desires. But what happens when their glossy surfaces are shattered? Can they become something new? “Pulse” is an installation assembled from broken and cracked LCD...