Anouk De Clercq explores the potential of audiovisual language to create possible worlds. She is interested in what lies behind ‘reality’ or in between the visible and the imaginary. Her recent work is based on the utopian idea of ‘radical empathy’.
Her work has been shown in Tate Modern, Centre Pompidou, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, MAXXI, Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève, BOZAR, International Film Festival Rotterdam, Berlinale, Ars Electronica, among others.
She is a founding member of Auguste Orts, On & For Production and Distribution and initiator of Monokino. She is affiliated to the School of Arts University College Ghent as a visiting professor.
Anouk De Clercq is the author of Where is Cinema, published by Archive Books.
June 2 – 4
Festival de l’histoire de l’art Fontainebleau (FR)
Screening — We’ll find you when the sun goes black
June 22 — 19:30
Cinéma Aventure Brussels (BE)
Screening & Talk — One, OK, We’ll find you when the sun goes black, Birdsong
June 23 – July 23
InTheCloset Vilnius (LT)
Duo show with Sofia Albina Unger Novikoff, curated by Vsevolod Kovalevskij
Exhibition — Birdsong