Financial Times: Kunstenfestivaldesarts
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High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Copyright Policy for more detail. Email ftsales.support@ft.com to buy additional rights. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/c2f14f0a-1de6-11dd-983a-000077b07658.html#ixzz1vncFJpeNThe Kunstenfestivaldesarts – so cool it doesn’t need spacing – takes place over three weeks in theatres and exhibition spaces around Brussels. This year’s festival features premieres of works by choreographers Aydin Teker and Bruno Beltrão, and artists such as Dan Perjovschi, Benjamin Verdonck and New York-based Noah Fischer, noted for his “four-dimensional lo-tech installations” and collaborations with various theatre-makers and musicians. The festival will be the first chance to see the work of Japanese choreographer and dancer Zan Yamashita in Europe. His previous works include Sailors and It’s just me Coughing, winner of the Kyoto Art Center’s theatre award. Other highlights include the premiere of performance artist Kris Verdonck’s END, which depicts the final stages of society. The festival runs until the end of May. http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/c2f14f0a-1de6-11dd-983a-000077b07658.html#axzz1vnc4ziTR

05/11/2008