2013 - Photosynthese, Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam (Harde Cijfers)
2012 - Inventions for Radio, Concertzender (Harde Cijfers)
2012 - ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival, Berlin (Rue des Abeilles)
2012 - Visualcontainer.tv, Milan (Rue de Abeilles)
2012 - Meridian Czernowitz Poetry Festival, Chernivtsi, Ukraine (Rue des Abeilles)
2012 - Online presentation at ny-web.be (The others did it, part 3)
2012 - "What we had has not yet been" included in ELMCIP Anthology of European Electronic Literature
2011 - Online presentation at ny-web.be (The others did it, part 1 & 2)
2011 - Srcreening and presentation at Beijing Book Fair
2011 - Performance at Noorderzon, Groningen
2010 - Group exhibition at Dialogue among Civilizations, Durban
2009 - Performance at Media Lab, Enschede (I have wanted for him, What we had has not yet been)
2009 - Performance at e-poetry festival, Barcelona (What we had has not yet been)
2009 - Performance at Poetry International, Rotterdam (What we had has not yet been)
2009 - SCHUNCK glaspaleis, Heerlen (What we had has not yet been)
2008 - Performance at VSB Poetry Prize event, Rode Hoed, Amsterdam (I have wanted for him)
2007 - What we had has not yet been, performance at Waag Society, Amsterdam
2006 - I have wanted for him, video installation at Caesuur Gallery, Middelburg
Harde Cijfers (Solid Data) was made possible by a grant from the Dutch Foundation for Literature.
The others did it (De anderen hebben het gedaan) was commissioned by nY, Flemish literary-cultural website and magazine.
The Trouble with Calculation was made possible by a grant from the Dutch Foundation for Literature.
What we had has not yet been was made possible by grants from the the Dutch Foundation for Literature and the Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture.
Get in touch with Jan Baeke & Alfred Marseille at
1016 BP Amsterdam
(+31) 20 63 86 200
alfred [at] zzln.nl
Jan Baeke Poet, digital poet, translator, editor and programmer. In 1997 his first collection of poetry, entitled Nooit zonder de paarden (Never without the horses) was published. His fourth collection Groter dan de feiten (Larger than the facts), published in 2007, was nominated for the VSB Poetry Prize, the most prestigious poetry prize in the Netherlands. In 2010 his latest collection, Brommerdagen (Moped Days), was published. His work is published by De Bezige Bij, the largest literary publishing house in the Netherlands.
An anthology of his first two collections appeared in an English translation, under the title Exercise against time, in the CCCP Translation Series (Cambridge) in 2001. Other translations of his work were published in Poetry Wales, The Amsterdam Review, Carapace and Jacket. French translations (download pdf) were published in the magazines Action Poetique (156 and 171) and Petite and in an anthology called Le verre est un liquide lent (Farrago, 2003). Jan Baeke translated poetry by Liz Lochhead, Lavinia Greenlaw, Deryn Rees-Jones, e.e. cummings, Norbert Hummelt, Russell Edson and Jack Spicer.
For the Dutch Filmmuseum he conceived and produced a series of programs (35mmPOEM) in which silent movies and live performed poetry was combined.
The latest program was to be seen during the Amsterdam Film Festival in april 2010.
Jan Baeke is currently active for The Poetry International Festival in Rotterdam as a project manager and as programmer Image and Sound. He’s also a member of the board of the Dutch Writers Guild and Castrum Peregrini, a cultural network organization based in Amsterdam and editor with the new literary magazine Terras.
See also: http://netherlands.poetryinternationalweb.org
Alfred Marseille Designer, media artist. Background in philosophy and electronic music.
Designer for interactive media since 1995. Founded design studio Zeezeilen in 2000. Clients include Royal Dutch Library, Van Gogh Museum, Dutch House of Representatives, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, National ombudsman, Dutch Filmmuseum, International Institute for Social History, Maastrichtnet cultural calendar.
Active in artist collective De Tropisten between 1987 and 1995 and again since 2011; major exhibitions and performances in Fabriek, Eindhoven, Zeebelt theatre, The Hague, Time Based Arts, Amsterdam, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, Plasy monastery, Czech republic, Interazoni Festival, Cagliari, Hortus Botanicus, Amsterdam.
Recent work documented at alfredmarseille.nl
Zeezeilen webdesigners a.o.: www.zzln.nl