Takahiro Suzuki Press Clipping
Jan Hoet opens Après-charbon
Jan Hoet opens last Saturday, on the coal mine of Winteslag, the exposition:
Après-charbon (After the coal). Six conceptual artists
from four different countries work out the concept that go back to the
essential of the mines and from lives itself.
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Last Saturday Jan Hoet opened the exposition Après-charbon
in the coal mine of Winterslag. The exposition fits into a series of events
of celebrating one hundred years since the first successful coal digging
in Limburg. Important artists from all over the world will show until
15th of October their own interpretations the coal history of Limburg
In the performance of Takahiro Suzuki, the other Japanese artist,
incorporation stands central. Suzuki: I worked in the heavy industry.
I can more or less imagine how it must have been in the coal mine of Limburg.
I work consciously with stone and charcoal to feel what the coal diggers
must have felt.