From gallery to art office
Tallieu Art Office works in various fields such as visual, installation and new media art, contemporary classical music, sound art, music and performing arts with a special interest in transdisciplinary projects and a
focus on selection, promotion, exhibitions, networking, consultancy, expertise
With the ambition to explore new paths and to extend its activities beyond the traditional concept of an art gallery, Tallieu Art Office & Ischa Tallieu continue to build upon the experience and achievements within the context of a promotion gallery.
From 1989 until 2014, Galerie Fortlaan 17 earned its position in the contemporary arts world, constantly reinforcing its reputation thanks to high-profile exhibitions, projects, publications, involvement in international art fairs, performances, debates and lectures.
Agenda: 25 April - 4 May 201824.04.2018
- Lawrence Malstaf with Compass 02005 at ZHI ART MUSEUM, Chengdu - Talk 'The anti-automaton' at Coping with complexity in scientific and artistic ways, Crosstalks at BOZAR, Brussels - Het Kanaal by Annelies Van Parys - Gaea Schoeters at Cultuurcentrum Ter Dilft, Bornem - EXHALE installation/performance by Lawrence Malstaf, Liv Hanne Haugen, Per Martinsen/ Mental Overdrive at When Art Meets Science, Dag van de Dans 2018 at BOZAR, Brussels - David Bowen in 1 2 3 DATA at Fondation Groupe EDF, Paris - Interview David Bowen
In his early career Teun Vonk (1986, Uden) focused on photography and video. Group dynamics and how a group affects an individual were his main topics, as well as the interaction between the visual director, himself, and the subject. Vonk used the camera as a means of exercising power, used it to create a situation and register the spontaneous reactions of the participants.
Currently, Vonk has a radically different direction in his approach to this subject: he creates art installations that focus on individual physical experience. Following a personal experience during a residency in Shanghai, his own body and that of the viewer/participant are his focus point. This has also shaped Vonks daily practice: instead of working primarily from behind a desk, Vonk focuses on the process of making and uses his studio as playground, test site and production area.
Teun Vonk has shown his work at Ars Electronica, FILE Brazil, STRP Biennial Eindhoven, Art Rotterdam, Chronus Art Center Shanghai, EYE Amsterdam and CTM Festival Berlin.To Artist