Me and You and Everyone We Meet

Anna Moreno, Select The Right Location, 2014 Me and You and Everyone We Meet is a video program (films, short films, documentary) structured in four chapters that explores the main elements that set up subjective production and the working environment taking it as a space on which reflection is needed in order to generate different…

Margit Sade Lehni: A Selfless Self in The Nightless Night

A Selfless Self in The Nightless Night; Disembodied Voices & Imaginary Friends  A listening session in two chapters. As artificial sounds and voices are an intrinsic part of our daily lives, there is still no reproduction of the voice that doesn’t have an outlandish or uncanny feel to it. It’s a pleasure augmented by horror,…

Richard John Jones: PARTY

“To know of some is good; but for the rest, silence is to be praised” Ser Brunetto speaking of his fellow sodomites to Dante in the Inferno. Camouflage as a material and metaphor can allow us to question the limits of our perception and the technologies that mediate the act of bearing witness. As a…

Me and You and Everyone We Meet

Anathema (film still), 2011, by The Otolith Group. Copyright and courtesy the artists Chapter 2: From the analogical to the digital machine Rosa Barba, Somnium, 2011, 19’10”; The Otholit Group, Anathema, 2011, 37’; Ali Kazma, Automobile Factory, 2012, 10’27” Introduced by Carles Guerra, this chapter reflect in the change between the analogical and the digital…

Apéro Talk : Xiaoyu Weng

The Chinese curator Xiaoyu Weng, away on a trip by Europe in the occasion of her participation at Artissima of Turin fair, will tell us her practice and projects in between Asia & US.

Me and You and Everyone We Meet

Richard John Jones, PROH-SOH’PA-PEER, 2009 A video program curated by BAR project October 2014 – January 2015. Zumzeig cinema*, Barcelona Me and You and Everyone We Meet is a video program (films, short films, documentary) structured in four chapters that explores the main elements that set up subjective production and the working environment taking it…

BAR curator project: You are never not supposed to be working, Angela Serino

“You are never not supposed to be working, Maja Bekan, wall-text (2013) “Work”(2011), Marianne Flotron, video still “Weekend art : hallelujah the hill”, 1996-2000 Aleksandar Battista Ilic (in collaboration with Ivana Keser & Tomislav Gotovac) A public presentation in two parts of “Bodies at Work”* curated by Angela Serino with works and interventions by Maja…

BAR curator project: High&Low Bureau in Barcelona

High&Low Bureau is a curatorial duo composed of Yael Messer and Gilad Reich. Their projects derived from the different social and political spheres in which art is produced and operates. They are interested in the latent power relations that construct specific forms of existence and in the role of art in articulating, symbolizing and imagining…

BAR artist project: Les Livres Censurés Mangeables / Barcelona

In these series of performances, which began at La Compagnie as a part of European Capital of Culture Marseille 2013, Özlem Sulak incorporates the bodies of books into cakes. The coatings of the cakes are the covers of different banned books, which are printed on edible sugar sheets. Beyond the mere act of eating as…

Nicoline van Harskamp: In englishes

With over one billion speakers, Mandarin Chinese is the biggest language on earth in numbers, followed by Spanish. But it is the English language that has the highest proficiency among people who do not speak it as their mother tongue. As the dominant language of global capitalism and international politics, it is becoming the world’s…

Nicoline van Harskamp: In Englishes

With over one billion speakers, Mandarin Chinese is the biggest language on earth in numbers, followed by Spanish. But it is the English language that has the highest proficiency among people who do not speak it as their mother tongue. As the dominant language of global capitalism and international politics, it is becoming the world’s…

BAR artist project: Sold

Working with the rhythm and movement of the city, Marlie Mul will present a one-off, short and transient composition: some particular urban elements mixed with some material artistic clichés. The event is experimental for the artist herself as it will only take place once and hasn’t been rehearsed in any way before. Working with the…

BAR artist project: Samus Varidis X9

A blind and unscrupulous exploitation of the Earth has led to the collapse of the planet, but space research has brought to Light a possible salvation: a new planet, Rich in uncontaminated natural resources, that will potentially host a new human colony. Current environmental crisis has made the classic science fiction scenario of migration to…

2B0A1R3

Friday, May 23, 18,30, Careof DOCVA & Viafarini DOCVA, Milan Talk and Screening program BAR project has been invited to participate to ‘MAY Invitational”, a project on art initiatives hosted by CAREOF and Viafarini in Milan

2B0A1R3

Viernes 23 Mayo 2014, 18.30, Careof DOCVA e Viafarini DOCVA, Milan Screening program Tobias Kaspar, Priscila Fernandes, Pauline Bastard, Ivan Argote, Marlie Mul, Cleo Fariselli, Ozlem Sulak e Nicoline van Harskampf “May Invitational” Careof DOCVA e Viafarini DOCVA, Milan      

BAR project’s talk – Jugada a 3 bandas

Wednesday, May 14th, Bar Olimpic (Joaquin Costa 25B), Barcelone BAR project’s talk among residents Mohamed Abdelkarim, Eduardo Navarro and Angela Serino and BAR project team project in the Olimpic bar. We will adress, in an informal and friendly environment, many issues arising from the proposed residences, their work in the city, common interests, or other ways of working that may…

Charla de BAR project – Jugada a 3 bandas

Miércoles 14 de Mayo, Bar Olimpic (Joaquin Costa 25B), Barcelona Charla de BAR project entre los  residentes Mohamed Abdelkarim, Eduardo Navarro y Angela Serino y el equipo de BAR project en el bar Olimpic. Trataremos, en un ambiente informal y amable,  diversos asuntos derivados del proyecto de residencias, su trabajo en la ciudad, los intereses…

BAR party

Monday, April 28, 2014, 19,30 – Zumzeig cinema, Barcelona BAR project celebrate his first anniversary in an event with the special contribution by the performer Isabel Lewis

BAR Apéro Talk: Marlie Mul, Cleo Fariselli

Wednesday, November 6th, 7pm at Nogueras Blanchard, Barcelona Marlie Mul and Cleo Fariselli talk about their artistic practices Marlie Mul (Utrecht – Netherlands, 1980. Lives and works in Berlin and London). Her recent solo exhibitions include “Boneless Banquet For One” at Croy Nielsen, Berlin; “So We Came Anyways, In Barrels” at Fluxia, Milan; the exhibitions…

Ápero Talk: Övül Ö. Durmusoglu

Publics: Imaginative, Speculative, Performative Our experience of the streets and squares in different forms of protest for which well-known definitions around public space have stopped being sufficent has made ‘What is public?’ acquire another sort of vitality. Co-habitation and the new possibilities of imagining living together enforce a new and delicate horizon. Engagement with the…

Project: Writers, journalists, detectives… (Barcelona)

Through the ad free site loquo.es the artist looks for scriptwriters, writers, jousnalists and detectives willing to write a story connecting eight objects found in the city of Barcelona. The on-going project, produced in several cities, will be compiled in a publication.

BAR artist project: Barcelona Spring, Ivan Argote

One evening-night shooting with a group of (guiris*) young Anglo-Saxon tourists, who along the night, served with alcohol, visit and make some “gestures” in prominent places if the city. Through those gestures, historical and political meanings of places reactivated, and they create at the same time an odd dialog between activism and irresponsible gesture, reflecting…