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Farm Fatale

Farm fatale

Join us on a bus trip to the Latitudes Contemporaines Festival! Our colleagues from the contemporary performing arts festival would like to welcome you in Lille. At the boundary between the human and the puppet, the peasant and the scarecrow, the five masked characters of Farm Fatale appear and settle against a spotless white background. […]

Almost Summer

Intro Almost Summer festival

Dance – film – performance – installation – sound walk – party – summer garden Almost Summer celebrates the transition to a new season. Artistic proposals in various forms and media, emerging from singular sensibilities, intermingle and echo each other. We turn the spotlight on language: a mother tongue to be relearned (Muna Mussie) , […]

Castélie Yalombo

Water, l’atterrée des eaux vives

“This is how i started my oddyssee to embrace blackness.” Water, l’atterrée des eaux vives explores the underlying friction of our perception of the racialised female body. Crossing a continuum of figures linked to representations of black history and her own imaginings of the black bodies, the body of Water is a dangling, lost object, […]

Emptor

Jubilee: Emptor

Emptor – Assembly of practice: whose artwork? Together with BUDA, Jubilee organises a collective reflection on the relationship between artist and artwork, with the practice of Katya Ev and Clémentine Vaultier at its core. Jubilee’s Emptor project forms the context of this event. Asking ‘how can we practice property for a sustainable visual arts field?’, […]

MOLD

MOLD

An environment where dance, objects, audience, light, music, scents and costumes interact as living cultures. A garden dedicated to cultivating, abandoning, inoculating, braiding, duplicating, sprouting, warming up and decaying. A mold refers to two very different things: it is a type of fungus but is also a hollow container to cast a specific form or […]

The Crip SChool

The Crip School

In BUDA we are developing a Learning Together programme. It is a collective space for critical reflection, forging links both within and outside the artistic community. During the festival, Learning Together takes the shape of a ‘school’. A place where art is shared in a different way, where we put ways of doing, thinking and […]

Fabrizio Terranova personal archives

Speakers for the dead

Fabrizio Terranova proposes a first phase of his residency at BUDA, which will constitute the starting point of this experimental quest. A residency full of ghosts, dedicated to living spirits that need to be nourished. A residency to prepare a future film in honor of a beloved one who has disappeared. Lecture by Fabrizio Terranova […]

BK6

Practical info Almost Summer festival

OVERVIEW OF THE FESTIVAL Download the timetable here. TICKETS Tickets can be booked online via the webpage of the performance. The rate is always stated on the webpage. Do you have questions or problems with booking your tickets? Please call +32 56 22 10 01 or email info@buda.be. Welcome with UiTPAS to Almost Summer festival! […]

Inga Huld Hákonardóttir

Neind Thing

Neind Thing seeks to transform a state of chaos and misery into a state of renewed empowerment, through dance, games, contemplative conversations. Neind Is Not Everything; It’s Every Thing: What if the answer to everything was nothing? Neind is the Icelandic word for nothing. In Neind Thing (Nothing Thing) we ask nothing to solve the […]

Liza Baliasnaja

TRIEB

Combining movement, animation, and poetry, TRIEB explores the qualities of human mind through the metaphor of the knife. From the dawn of modernity in western philosophy, human cognition has been characterized as something sharp, capable of thinking distinctly about itself and the world. At the core of this rational worldview is the distinction between body […]

Calixto & guests

FEIJOADA

Feijoada is a transdisciplinary project that takes the emblematic Brazillian dish as a starting point to question the colonial heritage and how it is actualized and transformed into a celebration, that includes music, text, dance and food. Feijoada is a piece that appears as an artistic answer to a generational encounter. In 2019, Calixto Neto […]

Jija Sohn

Landing on Feathers

Landing on Feathers, is a poetic short film, portraying human relationships through transparent communication and care within most intimate and close surroundings. The film opens the question of care and the dichotomy between ability/disability – caretaker and care receiver and where self-care takes its position. Landing on Feathers is a documen-tation of human relationships, based […]

Paula Diogo: Terra Nullius

Terra Nullius

TERRA NULLIUS is a performative audio walk that tries to capture the experience of a distant place, inviting the audience to walk through the city in a group experience. For each new location a path is drawn in the city to create an overlap with a previously adapted audio track. This experience concludes with the […]

Muna Mussie: Curva Cieca

Curva Cieca

When I close my eyes and I try to define my image, what do I see? The subject is always located in the world and its body is the situation. I am the Subject for myself and the Object for others. […] When I close my eyes and I try to define my image, what […]

The 8th Letter

The 8th Letter

In The 8th Letter Effi & Amir invite a limited public of 18 people to gather around a table and to explore together voices that become borders, phonemes that are checkpoints and stories that cross them. The 8th letter, H, is the letter that started Effi & Amir’s research into the both ancient and contemporary […]

PREMIER PRÉSENT

PREMIER PRÉSENT

Inspired by René Magritte’s painting, The Life of Insects, PREMIER PRÉSENT gives an interpretation by setting in motion the picture. The piece suggests an imaginary past and future that would fill in what we firstly cannot see. The Life of Insects is a painting by René Magritte that does not represent what it says it […]

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