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June 24, 2013

The solstice performance at Piet Heinplein in Den Haag. June 22 5:20 – 13:00

around 5:30
Around 5:20 All ready for sunrise

Around 5:40 First steps

Around 6:20
Around 6:20 Proper rays of sun

Around 6:30

Around 7:30

Around 7:45 Suspicious and curious visitors

Around 9:30
Around 9:30

Around 10:00
Around 10:00 Change of weather

around 11:30 Rain continues….

Around 12:30 We keep going with help from Maurits Burgers

The Performance was executed in collaboration with Hannah Henderson
Photo’s by Esther Polak, Hannah Henderson and Akbar Simonse


June 22 Den Haag NL

June 15, 2013

Immediately after the shortest night of 2013 we will perform a Spiral Drawing Sunrise in Den Haag, NL, at the Piet Heinplein, on the crossing of Kortenaerkade and Anna Paulonastraat. The performance will be taking place in the context of It’s About Time at Quartair.


An exhibition organized by Timebank The Hague,
June 15-June 22.

Curated by Kosta Tonev

With Marlies Adriaanse, Christine Cheung, Edouard Decam, Myung Feyen, Martijn Grooten,Hannah Dawn Henderson, Ronald Huynen, Andy Ingamells & Maya Verlaak, Emilio Moreno, Ivan Moudov, Yotaro Niwa, Sara Pape, Esther Polak & Ivar Van Bekkum, Misha de Ridder, Max Stolkin.

Performance on WG square

June 2, 2013

The morning of June 2, 2013





June 2 performance WG-plein Amsterdam

May 26, 2013

Esther and Ivar will be performing a Spiral Drawing Sunrise between Sunrise and Noon on the WG Plein. We expect it to be best around 10:00-11:00; We imagine to make you a coffee, as it is downstairs from our studio. The resulting sand-print will be visible from the studio during the Open Atelier hours from 14:00 till 18:00.

Test at the Ouderkerksplein

February 20, 2013


Performance at Ouderkerksplein during Solar Breakfast with Saskia

February 19, 2013

Every year on March 9 at exactly twenty-one minutes before nine, a ray of sun* hits the grave of Saskia, Rembrands wife.  To celebrate and witness this magical moment a breakfast will be held in the church on Saturday morning March 9. The program consists of a performance with  Instrumentorum Musicorum Regina by Volfango Pecoraio , and a Spiral Drawing Sunrise performance that will last till noon. If you also wants to join the breakfast please confirm via info(at) before March 4.

fore more information in Dutch click here



* depending on a sunny morning

Dubble Spiral

October 28, 2012

First time experiment with an all day performance. Exactly at noon we loosened the rope, let the robot run strait for a while and made it wind again on a newly positioned pole.

The audience at Wild C

October 28, 2012





Fire and Sunrise

October 28, 2012

We made a fire, so all audience  will be comfortable as soon as Wild-C opens at 12:00.

Be most welcome…

This is how we found yesterdays Spiral this morning:

October 28, 2012