Bik Van der Pol
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Abstract Habitats: Installations of Coexistence and Coevolution, by Sven Lütticken
jul. 15

Abstract Habitats: Installations of Coexistence and Coevolution,” includes discussions of aesthetic habitats for animals and humans (and the odd bacteria) in the work of Haacke, Höller & Trockel, Huyghe, Bik Van der Pol, Agency and others; Lütticken relates those works to theoretical and practical/activist interventions in the discourse on ecology, environment(s) and species.

Bik Van der Pol X Charlemagne Palestine, MetropolisM, Vol.3/2015
aug. 15

AS ABOVE SO BELOW in Google maps
oct. 15

Google Earth the piece AS ABOVE SO BELOW (made for Living as Form, 2011, Creative Time) is now stored in Google's archive. This work has become part of the public (?) sphere of Google while this empty site continues to develop in real time.

Video Essays of participants of School of Missing Studies and Turning a Blind Eye, project for 31st Bienale of Sao Paulo (2014) are online
dec. 15

DON'T ERASE TILL MONDAY @ MIT, Art, Culture and Technology (ACT)
apr. 16

DON'T ERASE TILL MONDAY by Experimental Publishing class @ MIT, Art, Culture and Technology (ACT)
see also ACTblog:TO MAKE PUBLIC

apr. 16

WERE IT AS IF at Witte de With, Center of Contemporary Art, Rotterdam. 27 May – 21 August 2016.
With public interpretative tours of WERE IT AS IF by Maziar Afrassiabi (Founder & Artistic director Rib Art Space), Samira Ben Laloua (founder of Extra Extra Nouveau Magazine Erotique), Lex ter Braak (Director Jan Van Eyck Academie), and Wouter Davidts (art historian), throughout the summer of 2016.

11th Gwangju Biennale 2016: September 2-November 6, 2016
apr. 16

participating in 11th Gwangju Biennale 2016

SEMA Media City Biennale Seoul, 2016
apr. 16

Participating is SEMA Media City Biennale Seoul, September 1-November 20, 2016

Bik Van der Pol

Art is either plagiarism or revolution.

Paul Gauguin