boeddha in de linie
Boeddha in de Linie, the documentary.
A friendly experiment in March and April 2014, where buddhism, contemporary artists, military history and nature meet. Four artists, Leen Kaldenberg, Airco Caravan, Raoul Deleo and Mark Schalken stayed for two weeks each in Fort Werk aan het Spoel near Culemborg, Netherlands, to explore a self-chosen isolation to see what happens. The results were on display in May 2014, Kunstfort Asperen, Acquoy, and shown in a documentary.
The one hour documentary was broadcasted on Dutch National TV, NPO2, September 14 2014 by BOS rtv. (The Airco Caravan part starts 13:07) Director: Emil van Zuylen. Idea and realisation: Elisabeth ter Borg, Joop Hoek and Agnes Sommer.
> Article on the 'flamboyant Airco Caravan' in Boeddhistisch Dagblad (Dutch, Sept 9, 2014)
> Interview with the director of the movie, Emil van Zuylen (Dutch, Sept 10, 2014)
Trailer Boeddha in de Linie:
The exhibition of the artworks in May, 2014:
Download flyer (Dutch)
Opening Reception May 10:
Mary Fontaine. And a lot of friends.
The collages in room 46 - take a closer look in Mixed Media
Made in China, the 160 x 120" (300 x 400 cm) Dalai Lama peeping through the door
March 16, 2014, Arrival at the fort, by Boeddhistisch Dagblad:
March 30, 2014, End of the artist in residence, by Boeddhistisch Dagblad:
Radio interview, broadcasted April 2, 2014 on national Radio 5,
Hemelsbreed by BOS (interview by Agnes Sommer)
WorksSome of the works created during Boeddha in de Linie, more under Paintings 2014 and Mixed Media
Fresh Morning and Golden Morning, mixed media
Final Day of the Coconuts and Operation Crossroads, oil on fabric
Touch of Gold, 22 carat gold leaf