Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Monday, January 29, 2007

A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever

A performance by Jean-Marie Berckmans at de Scheld'apen in Antwerpen, Belgium. 02 dec 2005

Sunday, January 28, 2007

Saturday, January 27, 2007

It's My Party

Hauling stacks & stacks of art catalogues that would otherwise have ended in a dumpster at the ICC in Antwerpen, Belgium. 05 may 2001

It's My Party

Evening dinner in Auckland, New Zealand. 04 sep 1999
No fun to hang around
Feeling that same old way

Friday, January 26, 2007

Die Kleinen und die Bösen

An abandoned playground at the beach in Vladivostok, Russia. 02 may 2005

Tool for Extracting Ball Joints

The setting of a Club Moral concert at Imschoot in Gent, Belgium. 29 nov 2002

It's My Party

Two guys on a bench somewhere near Ruangrupa in Jakarta, Indonesia. 11 aug 2003

I'm Beginning to See the Light

A light fixture in a restaurant on the night before I left for Bangkok, in Antwerpen, Belgium. 03 dec 1999

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Experience of Defeat

A sign in "Batterie Todt" in Audinghen, France. 11 aug 2004
In memory of V,-.

1959 Parkstraat

My studio on the day before I left for China, in Antwerpen, Belgium. 06 sep 2005
In the back is my work "8213 Summerdale Drive", which includes a painting by notorious Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy aka the Killer Clown.
It is reported his last words were "You can kiss my ass", which he said to a guard while he was being sent to the execution chamber.

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Fon, Gun, Mina and Ewe

The stage for the legendary concert of Club Moral in 't Ol van Pluto in Sint Kornelis Horebeke, Belgium. 09 apr 2005

Monday, January 22, 2007

Is it My Body?

Household products on the bathroom shelf in Hooper Road, Singapore. 27 jan 2004
Fox 1,
I(telb.zn.) 0.1 vos (ook fig.) 0.2 (AE;sl.) (lekker) stuk_mooie vrouw
II(n;telb.zn.) 0.1 vos_vossenpels, vossenbont
Fox 2,
I(onov.ww.) 0.1 doen alsof_veinzen 0.2 zuur worden (v. bier)
II(ov.ww. 0.1 (inf.) beetnemen_bedriegen, te slim/te vlug af zijn 0.2 (inf.)
in de war brengen_uit het lood slaan 0.3 (vocht)vlekken laten krijgen 0.4
zuur laten worden (bier)
0.5 nieuwe voorschoen/neus laten zetten aan (schoen)

Thursday, January 18, 2007

Out in the Real World

Easter dinner in Pulderbos, Belgium. 15 apr 2001

Out in the Real World

Easter rally in Vladivostok, Russia. 01 may 2005

Out in the Real World

The roof of a watchtower in the forest of Sooden, Germany. 29 jul 2002

In Heaven

Signpost in a Buddhist temple in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 26 jul 2003
In Heaven, Everything is Fine.
In Heaven, Everything is Fine.
In Heaven, Everything is Fine.
You've Got Your Good Things,
And I've Got Mine.

Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Il Corpo come Scenografia

A close-up of a Hermann Nitsch painting at the Martin Gropius Bau in Berlin, Germany. 30 dec 2006

Il Corpo come Scenografia

A close-up of pig's fat at the Open Air Slaughterhouse in Yangzhen, China. 12 nov 2005

Caught in a Dream

The discovery of James Lee Byars' tomb whilst Diggin' for Gordon in Antwerpen, Belgium. 22 jun 2006

Tuesday, January 16, 2007

Am I not Farang?

A four-wheel-drive army ambulance in Bangkok, Thailand. 13 jan 1999

Caught in a Dream

A large mosquito on the window of Kunsthalle Lophem in Zedelgem, Belgium. 13 sep 2003
Sleep an easy sleep
But come back in the morning
Come back hard

The Flowers of Romance

A display in the Museum of Natural History in Beijing, China. 14 nov 2005
Now in the summer
I could be happy or in distress

It's a Flat Flat Planet

Paint smears on a wall in Auckland, New Zealand. 01 sep 1999

The Fall

The elevator shaft in an abandoned printshop in Antwerpen, Belgium. 18 jan 2002

Sunday, January 14, 2007

I Wish I Could Die

The bark of the birch tree covering Ulrike Meinhof's grave at Heilig-Kreuz-Kirchhof, Mariëndorf, Berlin, Germany. 22 jul 2006
Sommigen antwoorden op de vragen
die niemand hen ooit stelt
bij gebrek aan belangstelling.

Thursday, January 11, 2007

Sakthi Kodu Vel Ayya

A devotee wearing a belt of bells around his ankle at Thaipoosam at the Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 05 feb 2004

Tuesday, January 09, 2007

Monsoon Wedding

Preparing the jungle altar for my friend Pinckers' wedding in Hooper Road, Singapore. 09 aug 2003

Lunar Bender

Waiting for a hotpot in a foodstall near a busstop in Taling Chan, Bangkok, Thailand. 12 dec 1999

Monday, January 08, 2007

Is it My Body?

The cover of a book found in the studio of painter Francis Bacon in Dublin, Ireland. 26 jan 2003
I was inspired by the same series of book to make my Sound Atlas of Venereology.

Are You Talking to Me?

Dennis Tyfus and friends breaking havoc at the Belgium 666 points festival in Brussels, Belgium. 24 oct 2004

Down, Down, Deeper & Down

An episode in my "Diggin' for Gordon" adventure in Antwerpen, Belgium. 14 mar 2006
To watch the actual digging go to the Bastard Art Gallery and check 'Projects'.
You could also sign the Diggin' for Gordon - Down to the Whitney petition.

Is it My Body?

Ear, nose and eye replacements at the Medizinmuseum in Berlin, Germany. 26 jul 2006

Friday, January 05, 2007

Am I not Farang?

Homeless people on the pavement of Krung Charoen Road in Bangkok, Thailand. 08 jan 2000
I wish I would have a real tragic love affair and get so bummed out that I'd quit my job and become a bum for a few years, because I was thinking about doing that anyway.

Pain is Good

A metal ladder with welded thorns from Gina Pane in the exhibition "Phantom of Desire: Visions of Masochism in Art", Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria. 06 jul 2003
Club Moral played a fantastic concert during the exhibition, for an audience of only 14 people. It was recorded on video, but someone managed to loose the tape.
I'll stick it deep inside
Cause I'm loose

Is it My Body?

A devotee at Thaipoosam in Batu Caves, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 04 feb 2004