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Dolores Bouckaert

°1976, Ghent, lives and works in Ghent.

Dolores Bouckaert is director, author, visual artist, actress and performer. Her main instrument and research project is her own by illness condemned body. A constant in her work is the friction between being together and revolting against it. She pursuits this attempt to intimacy with a special focus on how our body gives shape to all these feelings. As an all-round artist she expresses her studies in divers media. Apart form her performances, she also had various group and solo exhibitions, both in Belgium and abroad.

Dolores Bouckaert is an artist in residence at KAAP (2016 - 2020). During this collaboration she will produce and curate different projects. In 2018 Galop, her first dance solo, will premiere at KAAP.

Due to Dolores her impressive oeuvre you can find her currently touring productions and new creations here on our artist page. In our archive you can find her older works produced by Hiros: 'Private Public Life', 'The Kindness of Geometry' and 'Sterven in stijl'.

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Side Effects

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Charter for the stage artist

A statement of solidarity between artists who agree to no longer accept un(der)paid work in public activities that take place at or for organizations with fixed-income employees.
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un workshop automatique

La chose

Christophe Meierhans & Ant Hampton

La chose ('The Thing') consists of 4 episodes that must be fully attended in order, over 4 days. Each episode brings together a group of 8 to 12 people who then execute the performance-workshop independently with the help of an automated kit that includes video projections, soundtracks, mural frescoes and pieces of paper.

Mid august 2017 @ far°.