Felix Kubin & Marie Losier will be residing at les ateliers claus in the second half of August. Marie is making a documentary about Felix and he will show our eyes his love for Belgium. Felix Kubin will sing a cantate for the 9th ball at the Atomium, chant about the orange highway lights, trill about the fries, quaver around the beers and croon about Manneken Pis.
Marie will show a few of her visual work and she allows us to see a sneak preview of the documentary she'll make about Felix.
Marie Losier (born in 1972 in France) is a French filmmaker and curator who has been living and working in New York City for 20 years. She has shown her film and video work at a number of museums, galleries, festivals and biennials internationally. Losier has studied literature at the University of Nanterre (France) and fine arts at Hunter College in New York City. She has made many film portraits based on directors, musicians and composers, including George Kuchar, Guy Maddin, Richard Foreman, Tony Conrad, Genesis P-Orridge and Alan Vega. Her films are distributed by Video Data Bank. Additionally, Losier has been the film curator at the French Institute Alliance Française since 2000
‘Unterführungskünstler’ and ‘marriage impostor artist’ Felix Kubin composes electronic music since his early teens. Apart from that, he makes radio plays, videos, animation- and short films and is the founder of the label Gagarin. Kubin came to play in a circus tent at the tenth anniversary of les ateliers claus in 2016. One year later, he returns to Brussels for an eleven day residency and a concert on the 29th of August.
‘Unterführungskünstler’ en ‘marriage impostor artist’ Felix Kubin componeert elektronische muziek sinds zijn vroege tienerjaren. Daarnaast maakt hij hoorspelen, videoclips, animatie- en kortfilms en is hij oprichter van het label Gagarin. Kubin kwam spelen in de circustent van les ateliers claus in 2016 . Een jaar later keert hij terug naar Brussel voor een elfdaagse residentie en een concert op 29 augustus.