M HKA gaat digitaal

Met M HKA Ensembles zetten we onze eerste échte stappen in het digitale landschap. Ons doel is met behulp van nieuwe media de kunstwerken nog beter te kaderen dan we tot nu toe hebben kunnen doen.

We geven momenteel prioriteit aan smartphones en tablets, m.a.w. de in-museum-ervaring. Maar we zijn evenzeer hard aan het werk aan een veelzijdige desktop-versie. Tot het zover is vind je hier deze tussenversie.

M HKA goes digital

Embracing the possibilities of new media, M HKA is making a particular effort to share its knowledge and give art the framework it deserves.

We are currently focusing on the experience in the museum with this application for smartphones and tablets. In the future this will also lead to a versatile desktop version, which is now still in its construction phase.

Ensemble: Stoning

Jd misc photo 0049 image: © Maria Thereza Alves

"Throwing stones at man-made objects, or dropping boulders on them, is not like May ‘68; it’s not even an echo. For me, it is more like a mimetic re- enactment of nature." [full text here]

Stoning is an essential category in Jimmie Durham’s work. It simply denotes the action of using a stone as a tool in the making of an artwork: smashing, printing, destroying...

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>Jimmie Durham, Resurrection, 1995.Multiple, tv set, flagstones, variable dimensions.

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>Jimmie Durham, Maria Thereza Alves, A Heavy Stone, 1996.Video, pal, 00:01:00.

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>Jimmie Durham, St. Frigo, 1996.Sculpture, refrigerator, 132 x 60 x 60 cm.


>Jimmie Durham, Maria Thereza Alves, Pink Granite at Work, 1997.Video, pal, 00:01:00.

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>Jimmie Durham, Ketchup and Mustard, 1997.Mixed Media, condiments, canvas, 140 x 190 x 6 cm.

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>Jimmie Durham, A Stone Asleep in Bed at Home, 2000.Installation, grey granite, cotton, chestnut wood, pinewood, 200 x 155 x 101 cm.


>Jimmie Durham, Fruit Table, 2001.Video, 00:01:30.


>Jimmie Durham, Stone Top (Nest), 2003.Installation, car, stone, variable dimensions.


>Jimmie Durham, Maria Thereza Alves, Tocetea, 2003.Video, dvd, 00:00:26.

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>Jimmie Durham, Still Life with Stone and Car, 2004.Installation, car, stone, acrylic paint, variable dimensions.

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>Jimmie Durham, Untitled (Apecar), 2004.Sculpture, stone, car, variable dimensions.


>Jimmie Durham, Prehistoric Stone Tool, 2004.Mixed Media, wood, paint, stone, 75 x 85 cm.


>Jimmie Durham, Maria Thereza Alves, Smashing, 2004.Video, 00:92:00.


>Jimmie Durham, Where a heavy stone opened red, yellow and blue paint, 2006.Painting, paint, tubes, canvas, 100 x 120 cm.


>Jimmie Durham, Xitle and Spirit, 2007.Sculpture, vulcanic stone, car, acrylic paint, variable dimensions.

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>Jimmie Durham, Encore tranquillité, 2008.Sculpture, airplane, stone, chains, 150 x 860 x 860 cm.


>Jimmie Durham, Maria Thereza Alves, Brazilian Bloodstone.Video.