On July 14, Vive La Vie, a talkshow on national television, landed at LABIOMISTA. Guests Tom Van Dyck and Koen Vanmechelen were invited by Karl Vannieuwkerke to talk about art, nature and culture. And about the diversity of life. Van Dyck and Vanmechelen have been friends for many years, connected in their passion for nature and art. During the show Koen also takes Tom on the road, through Genk on a step and guides him around the city, visiting among others the allotment gar
Visibility indicates understanding or misunderstanding. To be seen or not to be seen. Understandable or unintelligible.
Everything stands and falls with focus. In this installation, the viewer determines which perspective he or she wants to take and for what reason. Abstraction or reality? A black rooster with glass legs and a glass comb depicts a realistic image, crowned with fragility. The fragility is invisible and, by definition, out of focus. His pride and strength are