Kim Engelen

Premiere DateMar 31, 2020
00:00 Introduction
00:39 Kim Engelen
01:38 Venice Magdalena Bay
04:54 Bridge Series
22:54 Sun Penetrations and Post Performance
31:51 Spain
34:20 Marigold Kyle Forester
38:11 Outro
38:30 Finish

Kim Engelen is an international artist, art teacher, and former TEDx speaker. She has lived and worked as a contemporary artist in 6 countries. She recently came back to Europe from 2 years of teaching art in China. Her art has been shown in 25 countries, magazines and on television. Recent exhibitions include: Isolated: Living Oneself at Mellepiano Space in Italy and Contemporary Connections at Falk30 Temporary Art Space in Berlin. She currently lives and works in Valencia Spain.


London Tower Bridge mini-sculpture, 2019
Berlin, Germany
Two teacups, two red teabags, a red double-decker bus fridge magnet, silver corrugated biscuits cardboard paper, and blue tin wires
Mini-Sculpture 8,66 x 3,15 x 6,30 inches (22 x 8 x16 cm).
2 Audio tracks: 1. Conversation on a Swedish bridge (4:52 minutes). 2. Golden Gate Bridge Facts Found on the Internet (3:56 minutes).


The Negative-The-Glienicke Bridge, 2017
Berlin, Germany
Inverted (negative) Bridge-Performance photograph
70,87 × 48,03 inches (180 x 122 cm)


Change of Perspective, 2018
Jiaxing, China
Black and white prints on two stones
21,65 x 3,94 x 1,38 (21 x 10 x 3,5 cm)


Mistakes—Eyes Closed, 2017
Berlin, Germany
Wooden laths, photographs, seal bags with human hair.
Installation: 36,22 × 82,68 inches (92 x 210 cm), 39 photographs 3,94 x 5,91 inches (10 x 15 cm), 87 seal bags 2,36 x 3,15 inches (6 x 8 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—Hemingway in Cuba, 2013
Havana, Cuba
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—So Falls the World, 2015
Rome, Italy
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations— Adapting in Serbia, 2020
Belgrade, Serbia
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—Hopeful and Heartbroken in Norway, 2013
Oslo, Norway
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—Cydney, 2014
Berlin, Germany
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—The Road to the Unknown, 2018
Jiaxing, China
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—What Could Have Been, 2015
Berlin, Germany
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)


Sun-Penetrations—Staying Upright, 2019
Hangzhou, China
Photograph on Alu-Dibond
59,06 x 39,37 x 0,19 inches (150 x 100 x 0,3 cm)

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