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Suspension of Disbelief

With works by Laurence Aëgerter | Emily Bates | Marijn Bax | Marjolein Blom | Tanja Engelberts | Anne Geene and Arjan de Nooy | Sarah Mei Herman | Géraldine Jeanjean | Ola Lanko, Bertien van Manen | Antoinette Nausikaä | Satijn Panyigay | Diana Scherer | Carolien Scholtes | Wouter Stelwagen | Maarten van Schaik | Witho Worms

June 8 - July 22

Opening June 8, 5 pm

Seelevel Gallery, founded by Caroline O’Breen in 2009, will be rebranded to Galerie Caroline O’Breen and will open its own new gallery space at Sint Nicolaasstraat 50, just two blocks behind the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam.

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Morphose

3rd May 3rd - 14th June 2017 at Collège Pierre Mendès-France

Emily Bates | Vava Dudu | Sylvie Fleury | Hallgrimur Helgason Carsten Höller | Natacha Lesueur | Joachim Mogarra | Tania Mouraud Zanele Muholi | Athi Patra Ruga | Olivier Zabat

With works form the collection of FRAC Poitou-Charentes

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Speaking about my work past and present at the DAL 330 Artist Seminar at MMCA Seoul this week.

Special guest Kim Nam Soo.

Photos courtesy of Ki Hyuk Ahn.

With many thanks to MMCA and Mondriaan Fonds.

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I am currently the Mondriaan Fonds MMCA Changdong artist in residence, in Seoul.

Please check back for updates on progress, or view my inspiration snaps and adventures on Instagram

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In Het Parool dutch newspaper 24/11/16 a lovely introduction to my current exhibition of The Nurturing Island silver gelatin series at Seelevel Gallery, Amsterdam.

We will be hosting an artists talk on Saturday 26/11/16 at 5pm, and live drawing by Antoinette Nausikaa.

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I am deeply honoured to announce that I have been selected by Mondriaan Fonds Amsterdam and MMCA Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Changdong, Seoul, as artist in residence 2017. I will be spending 3.5 months in Seoul evolving a new project and exploring this inspiring context.
I look forward to sharing my experience and new works with you during the course of the residency and thereafter.

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Emily Bates and Antoinette Nausikaa

Seelevel Gallery, Amsterdam
Exhibition opening 12 November 2016

and

PAN Amsterdam 19-27 November

Seelevel Gallery will attend PAN Amsterdam, in the RAI Amsterdam with works by Emily Bates, Laurence Aëgerter, Marijn Bax, Tanja Engelberts, Miho Kajioka and Satijn Panyigay.

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Reports from the Year of the Monkey
Emily Bates, Madelon Hooykaas & Saskia Janssen
Curated by Emily Bates
30 April – 8 May 2016
PuntWG Amsterdam

Hooykaas’ video performance Grid was presented during the opening,
a European premiere, having first been shown in New York in 2015.

http://puntwg.nl/en/reports-from-the-year-of-the-monkey

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The Nurturing Island is currently included in the beautiful space of The Loft at the Cristofori Concert Hall on the Prinsengracht, in Amsterdam, organised by The Playing Circle.

Public viewing available until 6th September.

entertheloft.com

Read more about The Loft on this blog by C-More

And here

Photo credit: C-More

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Just back from a wonderful field trip!

Processing, editing, breathing, chewing, absorbing.... hope to share soon!

Photo (left) courtesy of Michela Palermo

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My fourth field trip into the seismic landscapes around Naples will take place this November, as part of nomadic residency Il Ventre di Napoli, supported by curator Patricia Pulles, and the Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam.
Updates can also be found on the Il Ventre di Napoli Facebook page.

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A little video of my publication The sky is glowing with the setting sun.

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My interview conducted by researcher and artist Cristina
Dias de Magalhaes for her PhD thesis for the University of Paris, Sorbonne is now available here:

the sky is glowing with the setting sun _interview

My artists talk at MUDAM Luxembourg is also available on youtube.

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DOCUMENT
a new artists publication initiated by Peter Lynch, and published by Fountainwell Press.

Document No. 09. features Emily Bates (see left).

Available in sets of 5 from www.document.co.com
Edition 600.

No. 01-05: Charlie Riddell, Peter Lynch, Eric Brown, Brian Griffiths and Mark Holmes.
No. 06-10: Jeff Dyson, Hew Locke, Kasper Kovitz, Emily Bates and Tom Chamberlain.

Document will be available from The Other Art Fair, London.

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Honoured that my works are on view again within the exhibition
L’image suivante…
at MAC’s Musée des Arts Contemporains, Grand Hornu, Belgium

from 23 March - 8 June 2014.

Shown alongside Francis Alys, Balthasar Burkhard, David Claerbout, Hannah Colllins, Jeremy Deller, Nan Goldin, Roni Horn, Joachim Koester, Joanthan Monk, Giuseppe Penone, Thomas Ruff, Daan van Golden, Edwin Zwakman, and more.

http://www.mac-s.be/dbfiles/mfile/800/808/Fiches_L_images_suivante.pdf

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My publication The sky is glowing with the setting sun is available to purchase or fondle at the bookshops of Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam,
Huis Marseille Museum for Photography Amsterdam,
FOAM Amsterdam,
the Athenaeum bookshop Amsterdam
and the Photographers Gallery, London.

Two special edition colour hand prints are also available in combination with purchase of the publication, (as seen to the left of this page).

Please contact me direct for purchase at emily@emily-bates.com

Print size 19X24cm. Edition 50 each.
Publication € 25-. Inclusive one print € 225-. Inclusive both prints € 325-.

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I will be presenting and signing copies of my new publication
The sky is glowing with the setting sun
at Huis Marseille Museum for Photography Amsterdam on Sunday 22nd December as part of their FotoboekenMarathon event.

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The sky is glowing with the setting sun, publication by Mudam Luxembourg and printed by Lecturis Eindhoven is NOW AVAILABLE.

The publication features the photographic series presented at Mudam Luxembourg in 2012, exploring the sacred depths and beauty of a remote Japanese sub-tropical island, and the elderly women residing there. More information and imagery can be found within the chapter The sky is glowing with the setting sun

Please contact myself or boutique@mudam.lu for purchase.

Text by Enrico Lunghi, in English, French and Japanese.

Hardback. 48 pages. 24X30cm. Edition of 500.
ISBN 978-2-919923-31-1

€ 25- ex. postage and packaging.

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Le Meilleur Profil exhibition at Centre d'Art et Photographie de Lectoure, France

Includes works by Olivier Babin, Emily Bates, Anna Baumgart, Henry Bond & Liam Gillick, Vincent Chhim, Serge Comte, Roe Ethridge, Gérard Gasiorowski, Jochen Gerz, Hallgrimur Helgason, Mariusz Hermanovicz, John Hilliard, Candida Höfer, Sara Holt, Rémy Hysbergue, Pierre Jahan, Sarah Jones, Jacob Kassay, Peter Klasen, Sieglinde Klupsch, Sam Samore, Daniel Schlier, Bruno Serralongue, Bernard Voïta.

Until 23rd March 2014

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News update September 2013:

My publication with Mudam Luxembourg, presenting the photographic works from my solo exhibition,The sky is glowing with the setting sun is about to go to print at Lecturis in Eindhoven.

Please check back for more information, price, stockists and launch events, or contact me by email.

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News update April 2013:

Heading off to nomadic residency Il Ventre di Napoli this month, to begin a new project with support from curator Patricia Pulles, and the Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam.

Please check back for updates as the project unfolds, or check the Il Ventre di Napoli Facebook page.

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I am very pleased to announce the acquisition of works from The sky is glowing with the setting sun by MUDAM Luxembourg

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The sky is glowing with the setting sun

SOLO EXHIBITION OPENING AT MUDAM, LUXEMBOURG 1 JUNE 2012
The exhibition runs from 2 June - 23 September 2012

Commissioned by Enrico Lunghi

With support from the Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam

www.mudam.lu

A companion exhibition is also presented at Arendt & Medernach, featuring The Nurturing Island, curated by Paul di Felice. The exhibition runs until 2 September, every Saturday and Sunday from 9am until 6pm.
Address: 14 rue Erasme, L-2082 Luxembourg

www.arendt.com

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My early work, Depilator, is on show at Paisley Museum and Art Galleries, Scotland, as part of the Equals exhibition, until 21 October.

The exhibition celebrates a century of female artistic creativity with an emphasis on artists associated with Glasgow School of Art.

irenebrination.typepad.com

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Recent group exhibition Obiettivi Obiettivita, at Officine Fotografiche in Rome, including works by John Riddy, Rob Johannesma, Jan Dibbets, Krien Clevis, David Spero, Toby Glanville…

www.livrelecture.org

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Suspension of Disbelief

With works by Laurence Aëgerter | Emily Bates | Marijn Bax | Marjolein Blom | Tanja Engelberts | Anne Geene and Arjan de Nooy | Sarah Mei Herman | Géraldine Jeanjean | Ola Lanko, Bertien van Manen | Antoinette Nausikaä | Satijn Panyigay | Diana Scherer | Carolien Scholtes | Wouter Stelwagen | Maarten van Schaik | Witho Worms

June 8 - July 22

Opening June 8, 5 pm

Seelevel Gallery, founded by Caroline O’Breen in 2009, will be rebranded to Galerie Caroline O’Breen and will open its own new gallery space at Sint Nicolaasstraat 50, just two blocks behind the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam.

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Morphose

3rd May 3rd - 14th June 2017 at Collège Pierre Mendès-France

Emily Bates | Vava Dudu | Sylvie Fleury | Hallgrimur Helgason Carsten Höller | Natacha Lesueur | Joachim Mogarra | Tania Mouraud Zanele Muholi | Athi Patra Ruga | Olivier Zabat

With works form the collection of FRAC Poitou-Charentes

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Speaking about my work past and present at the DAL 330 Artist Seminar at MMCA Seoul this week.

Special guest Kim Nam Soo.

Photos courtesy of Ki Hyuk Ahn.

With many thanks to MMCA and Mondriaan Fonds.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

I am currently the Mondriaan Fonds MMCA Changdong artist in residence, in Seoul.

Please check back for updates on progress, or view my inspiration snaps and adventures on Instagram

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

In Het Parool dutch newspaper 24/11/16 a lovely introduction to my current exhibition of The Nurturing Island silver gelatin series at Seelevel Gallery, Amsterdam.

We will be hosting an artists talk on Saturday 26/11/16 at 5pm, and live drawing by Antoinette Nausikaa.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

I am deeply honoured to announce that I have been selected by Mondriaan Fonds Amsterdam and MMCA Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Changdong, Seoul, as artist in residence 2017. I will be spending 3.5 months in Seoul evolving a new project and exploring this inspiring context.
I look forward to sharing my experience and new works with you during the course of the residency and thereafter.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------


Emily Bates and Antoinette Nausikaa

Seelevel Gallery, Amsterdam
Exhibition opening 12 November 2016

and

PAN Amsterdam 19-27 November

Seelevel Gallery will attend PAN Amsterdam, in the RAI Amsterdam with works by Emily Bates, Laurence Aëgerter, Marijn Bax, Tanja Engelberts, Miho Kajioka and Satijn Panyigay.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Reports from the Year of the Monkey
Emily Bates, Madelon Hooykaas & Saskia Janssen
Curated by Emily Bates
30 April – 8 May 2016
PuntWG Amsterdam

Hooykaas’ video performance Grid was presented during the opening,
a European premiere, having first been shown in New York in 2015.

http://puntwg.nl/en/reports-from-the-year-of-the-monkey

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The Nurturing Island is currently included in the beautiful space of The Loft at the Cristofori Concert Hall on the Prinsengracht, in Amsterdam, organised by The Playing Circle.

Public viewing available until 6th September.

entertheloft.com

Read more about The Loft on this blog by C-More

And here

Photo credit: C-More

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Just back from a wonderful field trip!

Processing, editing, breathing, chewing, absorbing.... hope to share soon!

Photo (left) courtesy of Michela Palermo

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

My fourth field trip into the seismic landscapes around Naples will take place this November, as part of nomadic residency Il Ventre di Napoli, supported by curator Patricia Pulles, and the Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam.
Updates can also be found on the Il Ventre di Napoli Facebook page.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

A little video of my publication The sky is glowing with the setting sun.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

My interview conducted by researcher and artist Cristina
Dias de Magalhaes for her PhD thesis for the University of Paris, Sorbonne is now available here:

the sky is glowing with the setting sun _interview

My artists talk at MUDAM Luxembourg is also available on youtube.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

DOCUMENT
a new artists publication initiated by Peter Lynch, and published by Fountainwell Press.

Document No. 09. features Emily Bates (see left).

Available in sets of 5 from www.document.co.com
Edition 600.

No. 01-05: Charlie Riddell, Peter Lynch, Eric Brown, Brian Griffiths and Mark Holmes.
No. 06-10: Jeff Dyson, Hew Locke, Kasper Kovitz, Emily Bates and Tom Chamberlain.

Document will be available from The Other Art Fair, London.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Honoured that my works are on view again within the exhibition
L’image suivante…
at MAC’s Musée des Arts Contemporains, Grand Hornu, Belgium

from 23 March - 8 June 2014.

Shown alongside Francis Alys, Balthasar Burkhard, David Claerbout, Hannah Colllins, Jeremy Deller, Nan Goldin, Roni Horn, Joachim Koester, Joanthan Monk, Giuseppe Penone, Thomas Ruff, Daan van Golden, Edwin Zwakman, and more.

http://www.mac-s.be/dbfiles/mfile/800/808/Fiches_L_images_suivante.pdf

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My publication The sky is glowing with the setting sun is available to purchase or fondle at the bookshops of Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam,
Huis Marseille Museum for Photography Amsterdam,
FOAM Amsterdam,
the Athenaeum bookshop Amsterdam
and the Photographers Gallery, London.

Two special edition colour hand prints are also available in combination with purchase of the publication, (as seen to the left of this page).

Please contact me direct for purchase at emily@emily-bates.com

Print size 19X24cm. Edition 50 each.
Publication € 25-. Inclusive one print € 225-. Inclusive both prints € 325-.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

I will be presenting and signing copies of my new publication
The sky is glowing with the setting sun
at Huis Marseille Museum for Photography Amsterdam on Sunday 22nd December as part of their FotoboekenMarathon event.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The sky is glowing with the setting sun, publication by Mudam Luxembourg and printed by Lecturis Eindhoven is NOW AVAILABLE.

The publication features the photographic series presented at Mudam Luxembourg in 2012, exploring the sacred depths and beauty of a remote Japanese sub-tropical island, and the elderly women residing there. More information and imagery can be found within the chapter The sky is glowing with the setting sun

Please contact myself or boutique@mudam.lu for purchase.

Text by Enrico Lunghi, in English, French and Japanese.

Hardback. 48 pages. 24X30cm. Edition of 500.
ISBN 978-2-919923-31-1

€ 25- ex. postage and packaging.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Le Meilleur Profil exhibition at Centre d'Art et Photographie de Lectoure, France

Includes works by Olivier Babin, Emily Bates, Anna Baumgart, Henry Bond & Liam Gillick, Vincent Chhim, Serge Comte, Roe Ethridge, Gérard Gasiorowski, Jochen Gerz, Hallgrimur Helgason, Mariusz Hermanovicz, John Hilliard, Candida Höfer, Sara Holt, Rémy Hysbergue, Pierre Jahan, Sarah Jones, Jacob Kassay, Peter Klasen, Sieglinde Klupsch, Sam Samore, Daniel Schlier, Bruno Serralongue, Bernard Voïta.

Until 23rd March 2014

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

News update September 2013:

My publication with Mudam Luxembourg, presenting the photographic works from my solo exhibition,The sky is glowing with the setting sun is about to go to print at Lecturis in Eindhoven.

Please check back for more information, price, stockists and launch events, or contact me by email.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

News update April 2013:

Heading off to nomadic residency Il Ventre di Napoli this month, to begin a new project with support from curator Patricia Pulles, and the Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam.

Please check back for updates as the project unfolds, or check the Il Ventre di Napoli Facebook page.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

I am very pleased to announce the acquisition of works from The sky is glowing with the setting sun by MUDAM Luxembourg

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The sky is glowing with the setting sun

SOLO EXHIBITION OPENING AT MUDAM, LUXEMBOURG 1 JUNE 2012
The exhibition runs from 2 June - 23 September 2012

Commissioned by Enrico Lunghi

With support from the Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam

www.mudam.lu

A companion exhibition is also presented at Arendt & Medernach, featuring The Nurturing Island, curated by Paul di Felice. The exhibition runs until 2 September, every Saturday and Sunday from 9am until 6pm.
Address: 14 rue Erasme, L-2082 Luxembourg

www.arendt.com

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

My early work, Depilator, is on show at Paisley Museum and Art Galleries, Scotland, as part of the Equals exhibition, until 21 October.

The exhibition celebrates a century of female artistic creativity with an emphasis on artists associated with Glasgow School of Art.

irenebrination.typepad.com

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Recent group exhibition Obiettivi Obiettivita, at Officine Fotografiche in Rome, including works by John Riddy, Rob Johannesma, Jan Dibbets, Krien Clevis, David Spero, Toby Glanville…

www.livrelecture.org

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