Chambres D’Amis Birmingham (I&II)
(after Jan Hoet)
Jan Hoet, a Belgian curator from Ghent, (Belgium) organised in 1986 an exhibition in Ghent using people's private houses.
d'Amis-Birmingham used the private houses of people living in
Birmingham, the houses were used for small events/concerts in April
composer got a one month residency in one of these private houses. The
residency finished with a final open-house event.
got a map, showing where all these houses were. People can take part
individually or in small groups as an enjoyable sunday walk to all of
these houses. The pieces were performed continuously between 11am and
The event was succesfull so I organised it again in June 2014.