Talking, Reading, and Watching Collectively | 9 February, 2022


Where: Harlan Levey Projects 1080

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Conceived by elephy, the first part of the event takes place in the frame of the public program running parallel to their exhibition "Laying Bricks" at Harlan Levey Projects. A variety of collectives and production platforms are invited to share their know-how on starting up and staying together, self-organisation and co-creation.



Where: Beurscafé (free / lunch 6 euro)

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At lunchtime, we move to Beursschouwburg to celebrate the publication launch of On & For Production and Distribution (2018-21). The publication marks the end of a three-year project initiated by Auguste Orts with Kaunas International Film Festival (LT), LUX/LUX Scotland (UK), and Nordland School of Arts and Film (NO). The book features a collection of texts that reflect on different stages, contexts and languages in artists' moving images. In reading collectively, the book - its mapping of the field, the strategies it proposes and the concerns that it raises - serves as a tool and a pretext for discussion. A free digital pdf download of the publication is available here or you can pick one up at the reception of Beursschouwburg. 



Where: Beursschouwburg (9 / 6 / 4,5 euro > get a ticket)

An evening screening (program coming soon) will showcase a selection of films produced by the invited collectives/platforms. The films crystallize some of the questions addressed during the day, and together they draw out a series of possible configurations of collectivity on and around the screen.


Full program here



On & For Production and Distribution (On & For) was a European cooperative project conceived to advance and strengthen the field of artists’ moving image. In 2018-21, On & For brought together a team of four partners: Auguste Orts (BE), Kaunas International Film Festival (LT), LUX/LUX Scotland (UK), and Nordland School of Arts and Film (NO). Each partner represented different contexts under which moving image is taught, produced, exhibited, distributed and collected. On & For was supported by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union. 

Auguste Orts is a Brussels-based production and distribution platform by artists Herman Asselberghs, Sven Augustijnen, Manon de Boer, Anouk De Clercq and Fairuz Ghammam.

elephy is a Brussels-based, artist-run production and distribution platform for film and media art. It was founded by Rebecca Jane Arthur, Chloë Delanghe, Eva Giolo and Christina Stuhlberger.


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