Van Eyck Academie, From 5th to 7th March 2020, Maastricht.
During Jan Van Eyck Academie Open Studios 2020 in Maastricht, we’ve been invited by Erica Petrillo and Martin Groch to participate in the collaborative project “Something terrible should happen”, taking care of the design and spatial setting. The area, divided into two different spaces, was a place for collective exchanges, a bar, and a massive bedroom, hosting parties, talks, performances, and the works of residents.
With Marjet Zwaans, Anna Moreno, Audrey Large, Lotte Reimann, Antonio Bermudez, Studio Ossidiana, Jonathan Castro.
Program curated by Erica Petrillo:
13:00 – 14:00 Dj set + conversation (Rutger Muller with Erica Petrillo)
14:00 – 15:00 Introduction to The Wall at the End of the Rainbow (Natasha Llorens + Jacob Hoving)
10:00 – 11:00 Bloody Mary for breakfast
15:00 – 16:00 Dancing performance by Lara Fuke
Reading by Mat Do + Ross Jardine
17:00 – 18:00 Oyster tasting
18:00 – 19:00 Dj set (Jonathan Castro)
10:00 – 11:00 Esoteric morning (burning by Asako + reading tarots by Nina + pu erh tasting by Martin)
12:00 – 13:00 Performance by Lara and Performance by Dana
13:00 – 14:00 Introduction to The Wall at the End of the Rainbow (Natasha Llorens + Lotte Reinmann + Ken Chan)
14:00 – 15:00 Face painting by Martin Groch + henna by Lina
15:00 – 17:00 Dj set + conversation (Claudia Franco + Barbara Zedková with Erica Petrillo & Martin Groch)
Ph. Stefano Colombo
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Parasite 2.0 is a design and research agency based in Milan and London. Founded in 2010 by Stefano Colombo, Eugenio Cosentino and Luca Marullo, they investigate the status of human habitats, acting within a hybrid of architecture, design, and scenography.
Parasite 2.0 has worked and collaborated with Triennale Milano, Copenhagen International Fashion Fair, Pantone, Corraini Editions, Terraforma Festival, Missoni, Nero Editions, Venice Architecture Biennale, and the Shenzhen Architecture Biennale, among others.
They have led didactic activity at Faculté d’architecture de l’université libre de Bruxelles, Design Academy Eindhoven, Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam and Politecnico di Milano. They taught at The Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, NABA Nuova Accademia Belle Arti Milano, and since 2016 they have been regularly teaching at MADE Program-Accademia di Belle Arti R. Gagliardi in Syracuse, Italy.
Parasite 2.0 were awarded the Young Architects Program MAXXI in 2016. They are represented by Operativa Arte Contemporanea Gallery and Galleria Corraini Arte Contemporanea.
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