River Rhine symbolically reflects the quality of life in Europe.
In what ways does this concept of 'life quality' express itself in
the various practices that connect the people of Europe, i.e.,
those who live near the river?
|When I was invited in 1989 to work three months in a studio in La-Chaux-de-Fonds, la Suisse Romande, I travelled from the Netherlands to Switzerland over land. In 1990 I decide to return to my native land
|by a river which divides Europe into countries, while connecting thirty centuries of history and thirty nations. The river is called according to the German etymology Rin: flow.
|Artist in residence 1|6 - 6|9 1992. Noordereiland, Rotterdam (NL)
The Secret of the Naiad
Le Rhin Détourné
Von Märchen und Gespenster