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VISITORS OF AN EXHIBITION SPACE ARE SUGGESTED 
TO 'DO NOTHING'

N° 0 / 2000

Brussels, Belgium, 2020

exhibition 'In the Long Blink of an Eye', HISK

curated by Daniella Géo

 

 

Compensation rate: €10,251 *

Number of hours available for 'doing nothing': 32 

Number of payed hours: 10

Total number of participants: 21

Duration of 'doing nothing': between 3 minutes and 1 hour and 30 minutes.

                             *Belgium's general minimum wage upon CAO (collective labour agreement) n° 43 of the National Labour Council, which sets the absolute

                              national bottom amount for wages. These apply when there are no other specific sectoral agreements on minimum wages. On Sundays and

                              national holidays the compensation is 200%.

Legal conception: Katya Ev, Caveat / Emptor (Julie Van Elslande, Jesse Van Winden)

Contracts & payments signed by: Ekaterina Vasilyeva

Space setup: Katya Ev, Azad Asifovich

Hosts: Titouan Russo, Mélanie Weill

 

Testimonials:

Daniella Géo

Patricia Couvet

Mélanie Weill

Jesse Van Winden

Publications:

Steyn Bergs, Nothing / Doing: On Visitors of an Exhibition Space are Suggested to ‘Do Nothing’, TIM Magazine #2 (EN)

Claire Contamine,  Visitors: Ne Rien Faire, Tout Gagner, Art Même #84 (FR)

Katya Ev, artist's contributionTIM Magazine #2 (BE)

 

 

Images:

images by the artist and Laure Cottin Stefanelli & Manuel Wetscher

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