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.


30 April Pre-concert discussion with New Emergences and Andrius Arutiunian, moderated by Jaïr Tchong, hosted by Stroom, The Hague, 11:00-13:30

12 April Performance of 600 Notes with Andrius Arutiunian. Full Ephémère program includes performances by Kinder Meccano, and Greta Facchinato & Cristiana Vignatelli, Studio Loos, The Hague, 20:30


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

18-21 October Farocki Now: A Temporary Academy, Guest Editor of Rosa Mercedes, Harun Farocki Institute, Berlin


28 July 600 Notes Performance (debut) with composer Andrius Arutiunian at documenta 14, Parliament of Bodies, 8-10 PM, Fridericianum, Kassel. Excerpt on Soundcloud

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


22-23 April Guest tutor at the Dutch Art Institute, with Kevin B. Lee and Life Navigation Systems, Arnhem. Video Documentation

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


17 February Launch event, ‘Kunstlicht’ issue Translation as Method with Andrius Arutiunian and Yannis Kyriakides at Splendor, Amsterdam