24 May The Assistants will be performed by Ensemble Modelo62 at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Friday 24 May 2019. Concert program and details coming soon.
2 March Lecture performance and panel discussion at EMAP Conference 2019: Augment and Disrupt, IMPAKT Center for Media Culture. Future Interfaces, The Body Extended: How Interfaces as extensions of our bodies can increase our capabilities, create social coherence or allow marginalized people to participate more fully in our society. Performance lecture by Marianna Maruyama (artist, NL/US/IT) and panel with Veronika Liebl, Ars Electronica (AU), New Emergences (NL/UK) and Marianna Maruyama (NL/US/IT). Moderator: Tobias Revell (curator, UK). Tickets for panels and performances: €8 (Discount €7). 20:30-22:00 at IMPAKT Center for Media Culture.
20 January Lecture performance together with Andrius Arutiunian at the Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam, 14:30-16:00, 20 January 2019. This event is part of the program following the exhibition The Institute of Ongoing Things of Israeli artist Uri Katzenstein. Lecture performance, screening of Uri Katzenstein’s work, panel discussion lead by Dr Noa Roei of the University of Amsterdam with prof. dr. Mattijs Van de Port, Amit Gur and curator Ronit Eden. Details and sign-up here.
21 November ExhibitionThe Third Potential at Beautiful Distress House, Amsterdam. Opening 21 Nov from 17:00-19:00. Video installation made in collaboration with Jan Adriaans and Gerwin Luijendijk following the residency at Het Vijfde Seizoen. Exhibition runs 21 November – 16 December 2018. Beautiful Distress House, Van Riemsdijkweg 41A. From 22 Nov, the exhibition will be open Thur-Fri 11-18, Sat & Sun 12-16.
9 September The Assistants will be performed by Ensemble Modelo62 during Gaudeamus Muziekweek at Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Sunday 9 September 2018, 16:30. Full concert program and tickets online here.
15 August New video work and voice performance Living in the Sixth in The Deep Splash: A night of performance, sound and video art. Curated by Monika Lipšic and coordinated by Gaile Griciute from Dar – Druskinininkai Art Residency, held in Vilnius – Composers’ House in Žvėrynas, Vilnius, 19:00-22:00
3-6 July Premiere of video, Loving With Both Hands, in exhibition curated by Heather Connelly, Translation Zone(s): Constellation, corresponding with thematic panel organized by Gabriela Saldanha (Birmingham University) and Cristina Marinetti (Cardiff University) with artist/researcher Heather Connelly: Exploring Cultural Mobility through Visual and Performance Art, 6th IATIS Conference (International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies), Hong Kong
3 May Premiere, The Assistants, Interdisciplinary Concert Program Sedje Hémon: Hidden Agreements, with Contemporary Music Ensemble Modelo62 and Andrius Arutiunian, Korzo, The Hague, 20:30. Watch the trailer here.
3-month residency with Jan Adriaans and Gerwin Luijendijk at Het Vijfde Seizoen (The Fifth Season), Den Dolder, Casco/FotoDok and Mondriaan Fonds
17 January Deep Body Massage, Performance at Gerrit Rietveld Academie Studium Generale, Rietveld Academie Gym, Amsterdam 13:30-15:30. Performance begins at 13:30. Followed by a lecture by Erin Manning.
9 January Launch of Rosa Mercedes #1 Online Journal (audio edition) – Harun Farocki Institut
11 November Guest Talk with Andrius Arutiunian for multimedia course (Yannis Kyriakides) at The Royal Conservatory of Music, The Hague, 14:00
16 November Artist Talk at Galerie FÜNFZIGZWANZIG, Salzburg, 18:00
28 October Loving with Both Hands, Performance, Brainwash Festival, Perdu, Amsterdam, 14:00-18:00
1 July – 26 August Rondom/Around Exhibition at Galerie Nouvelles Images, Westeinde 22, The Hague
8 July 600 Notes Performance (preview) with Andrius Arutiunian at Galerie Nouvelles Images, Westeinde 22, The Hague at 15:00 and 16:00
5 May – June 16 Exhibition at Kiosk, Persgroep Netherlands, Jacob Bontiusplaats 9, Amsterdam
8 April Sedje Hémon’s painting scores exhibited in Athens Conservatory, documenta14. Launch of artist website sedjehemon.org
26 March Workshop and Artist talk 15:00, I Speak in Tongues at 37PK Haarlem
24 March – 23 April Exhibition I Speak in Tongues at 37PK Haarlem. Curated by Katayoun Arian as part of Haarlemse Lente
14 March Workshop The Art of Naming for Nida high school students, Lithuania
2 March – 21 March Artist in Residence at Nida Art Colony, Lithuania