posted on June 25, 2008
The first phase in the creation of Below 20 is coming to an end. Our thanks go out to Netwerk, Kaaitheater, Workspace Brussels, Pianofabriek, Stuk and Vooruit for supporting us. The Below 20 blog documents our research efforts. We will keep updating it during the upcoming summer months. The actual creation process will continue after the holidays.
posted on March 14, 2008
posted on July 25, 2007
We have started working on our new creation Below 20. Keywords: control, dominant environment, infrasound, dispersed movement, black box, subliminal perception. Projected presentation date: season 2008-2009.
posted on April 26, 2007
posted on March 20, 2007
Have a look at Els Viaene's interview with Bent Object, as introduction to our performance at the Fresh festival.
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Bent Object is the project of New Zealand dancer Susanne Bentley and Belgian electronic musician and audiovisual artist Peter Van Hoesen. They share a deep interest for the various artistic possibilities offered by merging movement with audiovisual media. The impact of today's pervasive technology and changing notions of control and speed emerges as the leading themes in their work.
Both artists have been working together since 2004. They live and work in Brussels, Belgium.Bent Object is currently working on Below 20, a performance about control and immersive environments. Personal websites:
Bent Object is supported by Foton, a Brussels-based collective working with electronic media and music.