Visual artists and writers are often good at observing. In art and literature, creators reflect on reality. This can be seen in the exhibition Mirror | Mirror at Kunsthal KAdE. Follow the workshop Reflect Yourself, writing on my self-portrait and use the mirror as a tool to reflect on your true nature or the illusion you see.
With a hand mirror and three photographs from the past, we give words to our own reflection in the workshop. We observe our external features, make our reflections and our desires visible and capture them in words. We give meaning to details we observe and incorporate them into the written self-portrait. Our self-portrait can be realistic or self-made up. Who are you or would you like to be? Reflect yourself!
Target audience: adults
Location: zoom (you will receive the link after registration)
Sign up: firstname.lastname@example.org
Costs: free participation
Duration: 1.5 hours
- Three photos of different moments in your life
- Hand mirror
- Pencil and paper
About Astrid Ritskes:
Works on a writing/photography project #eenleveninobjects, where human life is created and made visible through objects. Teaches writing at Nimeto and HKU, both in Utrecht: www.mevrouw-r.nl