2016, audio walk & documentary performance on location, 80′

In coproduction with Arts Center Vooruit
Supported by KASK School of Arts Ghent
On location in the neighborhood of Nieuw Gent
03.03. – 13.03.2016

Barrière is a documentary performance on living together in urban space,
focusing on the border between two communities in Montreal, Canada.
It is shown on location in Ghent, Belgium. The performance starts with an audio walk, bridging two neighboring communities.

IMG_8834_1500HIMG_8843_2000WIMG_8857_2000WIMG_8847_1500Wfoto’s © Griet Van Nevel

Video fragments

Local press articles
Interview by Els Van Steenberghe in Knack:

Interview Mind the Book Festival:

Interview by Karel Van Keymeulen in De Gentenaar:

Barrière is part of Displacement #3, the third chapter of a long-term project on urban development called (Dis)placed Interventions.