Archive for May, 2012


My first solo with… / documentation

May 31, 2012 posted in documentation, functional objects and materials, labour, projects, research

Anna Luczak, doorbell / made possible with the kind support of Ton Kelder

Anne Fé de Boer, performance speech

Dico Kruijsse, rostrum and moneybox

Ghislain Amar, steps twice / made possible with the kind support of Ton Kelder

Marc Klein, lightbox (above) and table

Marie-Sarah Simon, garden/ing

Mathijs van Geest, mugs

Riet Wijnen, puzzle

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It’s simple Mathematics

May 28, 2012 posted in money

After My First Solo With… Upominki received €150 from the bar, and €75 from the meal sale.

(Delicious meal has been prepared by Upominki’s dear neighbor – Stanley)



My first solo with… Anna Luczak Anne Fé de Boer Dico Kruijsse Ghislain Amar Marc Klein Marie-Sarah Simon Mathijs van Geest Riet Wijnen

May 27, 2012 posted in collaboration, events

How many times a space needs to be open to finally receive an attention from a satisfying number of audiences?

Can we say that each opening is different than the other, thus functions in a unlike way? Or can we pretend of every time making something “new” and so avoid the responsibility for any previous failures?

Presentation: 17th May 2012 at 18.00h

Attached image illustrates the gifts’ exchange system called Kula, described by anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski (1884-1942).

see exhibition documentation






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New arrivals

May 9, 2012 posted in functional objects and materials

MAGIC BAR / here on FB/ closed its door after fantastic half year of existence, and donated very functional objects for Upominki. Among others we received: a white fridge, black but colour tv, silver dvd player and cutlery, and all the colours of the rainbow plates. Thank you MAGIC BAR!



God save the Queen

May 1, 2012 posted in money

On Queens Day during our spontaneous action with Beter Later Binnen Markt we earned €93.

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