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meet the pilots: Eriz Moreno

Berlin (Georgia), 2012

Eriz Moreno is an artist from Bilbao, Basque Country. His practice has led him to places as different as Eastern Europe, North America and Western Asia where he spent time researching and collecting documentation for his projects. He has been part of several collective shows, such as  “9980 km el horizonte que nos separa” at the Domus Artium 2002 Museum (Salamanca) and” Horizonte” at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. His solo shows include “Projekt Beton” at the Szczecinek Regional Museum (Poland) and  “Ararat” at the Ereván Contemporary Art Museum (Armenia). We asked him a few questions about the process behind his work.

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Exhibition // HYPER HYPER / can’t stop the hardcore / 01 & 02.05.15

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We like to announce our next exhibition “Hyper Hyper” which is part of the famous “Spinnereeirundgang” and its anniversary. Different topics and positions will reflect each other in this show and the transdiciplinarily two days program. All friends & interest are welcome!

Date: 1 & 2.5.2015 / 15:00 – Open End

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Re-View: TERMINATERROR // 26.02.15

For the last “Winterrundgang 2015” the artists Norihiro Usui, Martin Holz & Ines Lucines took part on the “PILOTENKUECHE” -exhibition with their work “TERMINATERROR”. The artwork consisted of different and diverse positions which were compared to one body.

Further collaborations at the “KUNSTFEST 2015” are planned. The festival will happen at the new uprising “EASTSIDE STUDIO” of the “PILOTENKUECHE”. We let you know all informations about these new future of our residence.
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meet the pilots: Anushka Rustomji

Anushka Rustomji, Ariz of the deep ink and gouache on paper 43 x 30 cm

Anushka Rustomji, Ariz of the deep ink and gouache on paper 43 x 30 cm

Anushka Rustomji is currently based in Dessau.  Born in Karachi in 1989, she graduated from the National College of Arts in Lahore with a BFA in Painting. Her drawings and paintings are inspired by the varying shapes and patterns found in natural elements and land forms. We asked her three questions to get to know her better.

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‘Effusive’ interview with Martin Holz

INTERVIEW FOR THE EFFUSIVE MAGAZINE (2015)
with Martin Holz, coordinator of the Pilotenkueche
by Lizette. S. Harvener

Last week I met Martin, the coordinator of the Pilotenkueche project, artist and writer, an extremely fascinating person, completely dedicated to his work. Thereby, I promised to allow him to give his testimony without further interruption.

hünengenerator (2011)

hünengenerator (2011)

hünengenerator (2011)

hünengenerator (2011)

Therefore, Pilotenkueche is an artist residency, a generator of disciplinal complexity. It has autonomy and a personality with various shades. It organizes expositions, event, representations, hosting between 6 and 10 artists who use the space for their personal usage. The focus is on the multitude of disciplines and their connections, from authors to artists, to performances, a synergy, and a mutual exercise to explore art. Continue reading

meet the pilots: Duane Bahia Benatti

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Duane Bahia Benatti, Untitled 2015 acrylic on canvas 195 x 260 cm

Born in 1983 in Brazil, Duane Bahia Benatti is now based in Leipzig. He studied visual arts at FAAP in São Paulo graduating in 2010.  His research has led him to experiment with materials: creating his paintings by in turn juxtaposing dried layers of acrylics on canvas or constructing these disembodied sheets of paint as stand-alone pieces. Recently he also created his own recipes for handmade inks. We asked him three questions to get to know him better: about his relationship to the city, his work and, finally to play a rather mean game of ‘would you rather’. Continue reading

Exhibition // DIDIDIDIDIEH! / 28.03.15

PILOTENKUECHE proudly presents:

DIDIDIDIDIEH!
OPENING// 28.03.15 /15.00h

Dididididieh! is the sound of the goldammer. A chinese story tells that different schools of thought in 18th Century contended with each other like a hundred birds singing. Diverse artistic positions coming together for their melody. Not to fight.

But for a polyphonic choir.

On Saturday 28th April, PILOTENKUECHE shows works of its pilots in its ever-changing studio:
Anna Kautenburger (Video & Performance; Saarbrücken, Germany)
Anushka Rustomji (Painter; Dessau, Germany & Pakistan)
Duane Bahia Benatti (Painter; Stipend of PILOTENKUECHE; Brasil & Leipzig, Germany)
Eriz Moreno (Photographer; Spain)
Jan Kaesbach (Mixed Media; Germany & UK)
Michael Hazell (Painter; London, UK)
Rediet Sisay Biru (Painter; Ethiopia)
Sophie Stephan (Conceptual Arts; Leipzig, Germany)
Vemo Liwei Hang (Painter; China)

Join us for their first group exhibition in Leipzig, plus coffee & cakes & performances!

The exhibition will run from 28.03 to 14.04.15.
We´re open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 14.00 to 18.00.

WELCOME NEW PILOTS // 25th round

We are proud to announce the pilots of the 25th round during from february until may 2015:

Artists
Abel Tournissoux (Painter & Sound performer; France)
Alexander Jensen (Mixed Media; Scotland)
Amline Thomas (Painter & Sound performer; France)
Anna Kautenburger (Video & Performance; Saarbrücken, Germany)
Anushka Rustomji (Painter; Dessau, Germany & Pakistan)
Duane Bahia Benatti (Painter; Stipend of PILOTENKUECHE; Brasil & Leipzig, Germany)
Elliott Nimmo (Painter; Sidney, Australia)
Eriz Moreno (Photographer; Spain)
Friederike Bernhardt (Musician; Leipzig, Germany)
Irina Baldini (Various Mediums; Italy)
Jan Kaesbach (Mixed Media; Germany & UK)
Michael Hazell (Painter; London, UK)
Pilar Cordoba (Mixed Media; Mexico)
Rediet Sisay Biru (Painter; Ethiopia)
Samuel Hailey-Watts (Mixed Media; Scotland)
Sophie Stephan (Conceptual Arts; Leipzig, Germany)
Vemo Liwei Hang (Painter; China)

Stipends
Duane Bahia Benatti (Painter; Stipend of PILOTENKUECHE; Brasil & Leipzig, Germany)

Welcome to leipzig & the project ‘PILOTENKUECHE’!

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