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Lectures, presentations and other activities

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Conférences, présentations et autres activités.


Don’t Know !

Femke participate à Don’t Know, un séminaire autour de l’art de la recherche artistique, organisé par a.pass.

Don’t Know !

Femke participates in Don’t Know, a conference on the art of research developed by a.pass.
Publication · 2011

Mobilier libre, première publication

Au printemps dernier, Mathieu Gabiot a dessiné et fabriqué 5 meubles pour l’espace de travail de Constant. Il a imaginé une grande table de travail, 4 bancs/assises (déclinées en 3 variantes) et (...)
Conférence · 2011

ACS SI : La langue schaerbeekoise

Dans le cadre du premier Institut d’Eté de l’Association of Cultural Studies (ACS), hébergé par l’Université de Gand, Peter Westenberg, membre de Constant, va présenter "La Langue Schaerbeekoise" et la (...)
Conférence · 2011

ACS SI : Scripted Reading

Dans le cadre du premier Institut d’Eté de l’Association of Cultural Studies (ACS), hébergé par l’Université de Gand, Femke Snelting, membre de Constant, va coordonner un atelier pratique sur la (...)
Conférence · 2011

L’Imposition (une romance à plusieurs dimensions)

Femke participera à ’The Unbound Book : Reading and Publishing in the Digital Age’. Elle y donnera une conférence autour des outils graphiques libres comme podofoimpose, laidout et psnup qui (...)
Soirée · 2011

Meubles libres !

Le mardi 3 mai, on lève notre verre aux Meubles Libres ! Mathieu Gabiot a dessiné et construit une grande table de travail et trois variantes de bancs qui servent les différentes habitudes de (...)
Conférence · 2011

Imposition (a romance of many dimensions)

Femke will participate in the Unbound Book : Reading and Publishing in the Digital Age with a talk about open source tools such as podofoimpose, laidout and psnup to explore design strategies (...)
Soirée · 2011

Free Furniture !

Tuesday 3 may we toast to Free Furniture ! Mathieu Gabiot designed and constructed a large working table and three bench-variants that fit the many different working habits of the Constant (...)


An Mertens représentera Constant au festival LabSurLab. Elle collaborera à un atelier sur les Outils Digitaux pour le Spectacle Vivant, à la modération d’une table ronde sur les Femmes & la (...)


2018-01-05 12:24:35

Close Encounters : Active Archives

In the context of the series Close Encounters, Nicolas Malevé and Femke Snelting and a.pass researcher Pierre Rubio will discuss the long history of Active Archives. Active Archives started in 2006 as a Constant project concerned with digital archive practices of cultural institutions. The (...)

2017-12-29 17:19:43

Monday Readings

De janvier à avril 2018, Femke dirige le centre de recherche de a. pass, un programme d'études avancées en performance et scénographie à Bruxelles. Dans ce cadre, elle propose cinq Monday Readings. Chaque lecture mettra des situations-outils habituelles en dialogue avec la pensée théorique et (...)

2017-12-13 17:55:07

21C/19C_ Exoticism in the studio

After three very different debates, we will focus with a smaller crowd on some very disturbing images and how to handle these in an artwork. To do this, we are warmly welcomed by Jane Amegah at her Salon de coiffure Akwaba.Jane Amegah is a hairdresser with a mission: she organizes debates about (...)

2017-11-08 11:09:27

Possible Bodies : Phenomenal 3D

What norms are shaped through 3D technologies ? Who invented those three "dimensions" in the first place and why to stick with them as "true" ? Can tools produce realities and presences and if so : what possible bodies do they activate ? With Phenomenal 3D Possible Bodies turns to the modern (...)

2017-09-14 14:27:03

16 mm projection and debate

First of a series of performative projections with debate, wednesday september 20th, 7pm @ KAOS Opperstraat 73 Rue Souveraine, 1050 Xl Brussels With the project 21C/19C _ Procedures for Anthropometric Image Reversal, I have been working with archival 19th Century colonial photography. I will (...)

2017-08-23 11:10:46

Four projections with debate found financial support

21C/19C _ Procedures for anthropometric image reversal found financial support at the VGC – the Flemish government in Brussels – and the the township of Elsene/Ixelles. The organizing partner is nadine vzw. This autumn I will show my filmchapters as a work-in-progress at five locations in (...)

2017-07-27 12:14:34

Transmarcations Open Call

Transmarcations experiments with ways to chart heres, wheres and others. This worksession situates itself at the crossing of technolgies with geographies, life's courses, bodies, terrains and deplacements. Transmarcations is interested in the complexity that emerges when cartography meets (...)

2017-06-27 18:37:58

Possible Bodies : Ultrasound Mishearings

This summer, the Possible Bodies inventory travels to Hangar (Barcelona) to mutate with local affinity networks and communities of concern. During a two-week residency, the collective research will focus on biomedical 3D imaging and how it models, scans and renders "real bodies". Possible (...)

2017-06-21 08:53:59

The Document Transformed

Masterclass with Adva Zakai (Thursday) and presentation (Saturday) on the BioVision Hierarchy file format. BioVision Hierarchy (.bvh) is an ASCII file format used to import data from various motion capture systems into 3D-animation software. It was developed in the mid-nineties and remains one (...)

2017-06-13 14:44:06

Summarizing an image database into a single file, its image and its sound : Constant

Yesterday, the 25th floor of WTC, where I have my workshop next to Constant’s, was full of joy. The neighbors were having a TECHNO-GALACTIC WALK_IN CLINIC. One could walk in with all kinds of software and file-related problems. You were then taken into the clinic. Into file therapy. I entered an (...)