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Inspiration of the Day

Becoming Animal

Traveling for work can be exhausting at times, but it can also fuel you with inspiration and ideas. As was the case when visiting the Den Frie Udstillingsbygning in Copenhagen and the great exhibition BECOMING ANIMAL. BECOMING ANIMAL is curated by Claus Carstensen, who is also a collector and a contributing artist. It’s a thought...
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Fetiche

Total inspiration for being as raw and unapologetic as ever on his new mix FETICHE, even after collaborating with some of the music industry’s biggest names like Kanye West, FKA Twigs, Björk, Kelela or Frank Ocean. Here’s 11 minutes of new material and edits by Arca. Get ready for a rough ride!
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This is not a news post

This is not my inspiration of the day. This is inspiration for a lot of days to come. This is about a great group of people who do the right thing: help! Maarten Hunink and his many collaborators from NOT A FACTORY decided to do something good and possibly change the course of people’s lives....
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Lost in another world

Berlinale 2018 was one of my first highlights of the year. There’s nothing more satisfying and rewarding than getting lost in another world, and there’s no better time to get lost than during the annual Berlin International Film Festival. As one of the great masters of cinema put it:
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Quitame la piel de ayer

Crack Magazine just named his critically acclaimed self-titled album ARCA their Album of the Year 2017. It’s the perfect occasion to feature one of my biggest inspirations of this year: the musical and visual world of Arca. In addition to collaborating with Björk on her recent album UTOPIA, he released his gorgeous solo album ARCA...
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Future Forever

Celebrating the release of UTOPIA next week (out November 24th via One Little Indian Records), my Inspiration of the Day is: Björk! Yes, it’s an obvious choice, but even 24 years after releasing her debut album her work is still groundbreaking and inspiring in so many ways. Really can’t wait to hear the full new album....
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Less is more

I just spend my first week ever in Barcelona and I had a great time enjoying the autumn sun, (as usual) trying to find the best coffee and food in town and taking in new impressions each day. But nothing was as inspiring as Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion. It’s a truly beautiful building,...
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Run Motherfucker Run

One of my big pleasures when spending a week in another city is to explore the local art scene – stroll aimlessly through the streets and do some gallery hopping, if possible get in touch with local artists, and of course explore the variety of museums. While in Frankfurt, I managed to see 3 group...
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Down is the new up

I just finished teaching two weeks of Open Classes at Tanzhaus NRW and Tanzplattform Rhein-Main. Very inspiring to meet all those dancers hungry to move forward and sweat with me. Like usual, I wanna share my playlist with anyone interested. I’m totally in love with the new King Krule, so start with THE OOZ but...
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Watched!

While preparing for SOMETHING MACHINE’s residency at Seoul Dance Center and researching on the themes of observation and surveillance, i came across the exhibition Watched! Surveillance, Art and Photography, a collaboration between the Hasselblad Foundation, Valand Academy, Kunsthal Aarhus, Galleri Image, ARoS and C/O Berlin. Watched! is part of a research initiated by Louise Wolthers,...
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