Anouk De Clercq
°1971, Ghent (BE) – lives and works in Berlin (DE)
Anouk De Clercq explores the potential of audiovisual language to create possible worlds. She is interested in what lies behind ‘reality’ or in between the visible and the imaginary. Her recent work is based on the utopian idea of ‘radical empathy’.
Her work has been shown in institutions such as Tate Modern, London; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid; MAXXI, Rome; Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève; BOZAR, Brussels; as well as film festivals such as International Film Festival Rotterdam; Berlinale, Berlin; and Ars Electronica, Linz.
She is a founding member of Auguste Orts, On & For Production and Distribution and initiator of Monokino.
She is affiliated to the School of Arts University College Ghent as a visiting professor.
You can discover more of Anouk De Clercq’s work on her own website.
Installation view of Helga Humming, 2019 at Cultuurcentrum, Strombeek in 2020
Anouk De Clercq - One (still), 2020
Anouk De Clercq -Boom Boom Blooms, 2022
Anouk De Clercq - We'll find you when the sun goes black (still), 2021
Anouk De Clercq - Speakeasy (still), 1996
Anouk De Clercq - Kernwasser Wunderland (still), 2004
Anouk De Clercq - OK (still), 2021
Anouk De Clercq - Whoosh (still), 2001
Installation view of Boom Boom Blooms at Bozar, Brussels in 2021