Programme

Programme

wo 3, do 4, vr 5, za 6, zo 7, di 9, do 11 & ma 15 feb

A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.

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wo 3, vr 5, za 6, ma 8 & di 9 feb

 Set in 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

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"Een parel van een film" - Focus Knack

"Ouderwetse romantiek, beeldschone film." - De Volkskrant

do 4, za 6 en ma 8 feb

A look at the events leading up to the Taliban's attack on Pakistani schoolgirl, Malala Yousafzai, for speaking out on girls' education followed by the aftermath, including her speech to the United Nations.

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Sun 4 Oct 15, Sun 1 Nov 15, Sun 6 Dec 15, Sun 3 Jan 16, Sun 7 Feb 16, Sun 6 Mar 16, Sun 3 Apr 16, Sun 1 May 16 . 14:30

Every first Sunday of the month coffee and cake afternoon at STUKcafé, accompanied by some live accordion music as in the old days!

Sun 10, Sun 17, Sun 24 & Sun 31 Jan 16, Sun 7, Sun 14, Sun 21 & Sun 28 Feb 16, Sun 6, Sun 13, Sun 20 & Sun 27 Mar 16, Sun 3, Sun 10, Sun 17 & Sun 24 Apr 16, Sun 1, Sun 8 & Sun 15 May 16 . 21:00

10 jan 16                              
Jazz dj

17 jan 16     
Timeless

24 jan 16     
LM3

31 jan 16     
TBA

Tue 9 Feb 16 . 20:00

An evening hosted by 3 gentlemen from the underground dance circuit with a refreshing and contrary view. 

artefact • sound • music
Tue 9 Feb 16 . 20:00

In response to a commission from STUK, Frederic Geurts together with seven students architectural engineering of Prof Mattias Schevenels (University of Leuven) developed the installation Glorious Failure for the inner co

Tu 9 Feb – Su 21 Feb 2016

Artefact is an exhibition and arts festival on contemporary visual culture, current events and societal challenges. With Up in the Air, we gaze upwards, to the sky.

Wed 10 Feb 16 . 12:00 - 14:00

As a child we have been lying on our back in the grass and spend time looking into the sky. We looked at the clouds, gazed into space and gave room to our fantasies, our dreams, careless of culture, time and place.

We 10, Sa 13, Su 14, We 17, Sa 20 & Su 21 feb 15u30

The exhibition includes a lot of works that are fascinating for kids. A guide takes you and your children on a playful tour through the exhibition with informative stories and witty anecdotes.

Wed 10 Feb 16 . 20:00

A large number of artists whose work is presented in Up in the Air, will be present during the opening days of the exhibition and festival.

wo 10 feb

A student takes a bizarre trip through the Italian Alps after being inspired by a professor's lecture on Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" from his Ninth Symphony.

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"a brisk, irreverent music-history lesson by way of Terry Gilliam"- Film-Forward

wo 10, vr 12, za 13, zo 14, di 16, do 18, zo 21 & di 23 feb

A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receive shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives

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We 10, Th 11 & Fr 12 Feb - 14:00 - 18:00

WAITING LIST via marijke@artforum.be

Thu 11 Feb 16 . 19:00

In pre-modern and modern art, the wind and the breath have been figuratively represented and designated strong emotions.

Thu 11 Feb 16 . 19:00 - 21:15

An evening with lectures and performances on the theme of Artefact: Up in the Air. 

Below is a short introduction of every activity, click on the title for extra info. 

Thu 11 Feb 16 . 19:30

Clouds are often seen as metaphor of the possible: something we look from afar by scrutinizing the horizon, and on which we project our imagination being among them. But what if the clouds were among us?

Thu 11 Feb 16 . 20:00

Lecture in English

wo 3, do 11, za 13, ma 15 & di 15 feb

A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.

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Thu 11 Feb 16 . 20:30

On Thursday February 11th, we invite Rodrigo Sobarzo with Remote Sense. Remote sensing is a technology that provides information about an object, phenomenon or area without making physical contact.

do 11, vr 12, za 13 & di 16 feb

Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn about the outside world through the films that they watch.

Fr 12 - Su 14 feb & Fr 19 - Su 21 feb . 14:00 - 17:00

V.L.I.G. is a sound installation in which you are invited to lie down and look at a kite, while hearing the sound of its line in the sky.

vr 12, zo 14, ma 15 & wo 17 feb

In 1814, the great artist Hokusai is famous throughout the whole of Japan. He lives with his daughter O-Ei in Edo, in a strange and cluttered studio. The "crazy artist ", as he calls himself, and his daughter create masterpieces together that are celebrated all over the world.

Tue 16 Feb 16 . 20:00

Wind energy is permanently available. However, not every location is suitable for wind turbines. Supporters and opponents have each their own arguments. In this wind parliament we bring experts from various angles together to debate about the future of wind power in our region.

artefact • lecture • lecture • debat
Wed 17 Feb 16 . 19:30

The military uses drones in conflict situations, the government to watch us. Brokers and film industry look into their potential to shoot nice images, and farmers deploy them to scout for crop diseases.

artefact • lecture • lecture • debat
wo 17, do 18, za 20, zo 21 & di 23 feb

Hana Doda, still a girl, escapes from her destiny of being wife and servant which is imposed on the women in the inhospitable mountains in Albania. She appeals to the old law of the Kanun and swears her eternal virginity thus becoming a "sworn virgin".

Wed 17 Feb 16 . 20:00

In the context of MusicMakers Hacklab (more info below) we invite professor Tine Baelmans for a lecture about the connection between aerodynamics and sound.

artefact • sound • music • lecture
wo 17, vr 19, zo 21 & vr 26 feb

China, 1999. Childhood friends Liangzi and Zhang are both in love with Tao, the town beauty. Tao eventually decides to marry the wealthier Zhang. They soon have a son he names Dollar...

17 - 21 feb 16

From Februari 17 to Februari 21 2016, as part of Artefact, STUK organizes MusicMakers Hacklab around the festival’s theme ‘Up in The Air’.

Thu 18 Feb 16 . 20:00
POWELL

Belgian live debut!

artefact • sound • music
do 18, vr 19, za 20, ma 22, do 25 feb & di 1 mrt

Benoit, the new kid at school, is bullied by a gang of arrogant boys. Determined not to be pushed around, Benoit organizes a big party, but only three students turn up. What if this bunch of losers was to be the best gang ever?

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Thu 18 Feb 16 . 22:30
KASSETT


Kassett or Gavin Vanaelst designs electronic music based on his own recordings with Ableton and owns the label DRLR Records, focusing on beat tapes and free downloads. In 2014 he received the Red Bull Elektropedia award for Most Promising Artist. 

artefact • sound • music
Thu 18 Feb 16 . .

LORENZO SENNI presents AAT (Belgische première)

WILLIAM BASINSKI 

artefact • sound • music
Fri 19 Feb 16 . 20:00
SAMUEL KERRIDGE presents Fatal Light Attraction

Belgian premiere

artefact • sound • music
Sun 21 Feb 16 . 15:00
WILLIAM BASINSKI
As ever with William Basinski, Cascade is deeply melancholic and subdued, music to embrace in the deep of a sleepless night.
artefact • sound • music
Thu 25 & Fri 26 Feb 16 . 20:00

Drawing from his affinity with the Dutch choreographer Hans Van Manen, Sidi Larbi Cherkoaui has compiled a mixed bill for his first season at the Royal Ballet Flanders: Van Manen/Cherkaoui.

Thu 25 & Fri 26 Feb 16 . 20:30

François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea like to provoke. With their sexually charged work, they playfully negotiate the borders between high and low culture.

Past

wo 3, vr 5, za 6, ma 8 & di 9 feb

 Set in 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

Pers:
"Een parel van een film" - Focus Knack

"Ouderwetse romantiek, beeldschone film." - De Volkskrant

Wed 3 Feb 16 . 17:30 - 19:00

Introductory workshop for the performance DMNT by Ugo Dehaes, which will be shown Februari 3 & 4 at STUK.

wo 3, do 11, za 13, ma 15 & di 15 feb

A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.

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wo 3, do 4, vr 5, za 6, zo 7, di 9, do 11 & ma 15 feb

A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.

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Wed 3 & Thu 4 Feb 16 . 20:30

In 2015, approximately 50 million people will suffer from some form of dementia. For years, choreographer Ugo Dehaes has been working with universal themes.

do 4, za 6 en ma 8 feb

A look at the events leading up to the Taliban's attack on Pakistani schoolgirl, Malala Yousafzai, for speaking out on girls' education followed by the aftermath, including her speech to the United Nations.

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