COLLECTIVE DAS LEBEN AM HAVERKAMP

FITTING IN

Works of Anouk van Klaveren, Dewi Bekker and Gino Anthonisse are part of the group exhibition Fitting In in Z33, Hasselt (BE).

2 October 2022–26 February 2023

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THE ARTIST MASCOT

The Artist Mascot is a performative piece in which Anouk van Klaveren (the interchangeable mortal) aims to transform herself into Anouk van Klaveren (the mythical artist). By imagining her artist image as a collectively crafted object, she reflects on the mysterious aura that surrounds artisthood. Under what conditions is manual labor elevated to a mystical act that we call art?

June 2022–ongoing

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1:1

Design Museum Den Bosh invited us to create a work for their exhibition Sneakers Under Construction.

11 June–24 September 2022

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OUT AND ABOUT

Our works are on show at NEST, The Hague. We are part of Out and About, an outdoor program by NEST in times when art institutions need to keep their doors shut.

30 April 2021

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SCARECROWS

During FASHIONCLASH Festival in Maastricht the work Scarecrows by Christa van der Meer is on display in the garden of Marres.

26 November 2021–18 January 2022.

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THE RESIDENTS

The collective’s site specific work The Residents is part of the group show Must See at Zuiderzeemuseum, Enkhuizen.

2 April–24 October 2021

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SHIGARAKI CERAMIC CULTURAL PARK

Gino Anthonisse created new work during his residency at Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park (JPN) in early 2020.

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A HIGHLY CHARGED AFFAIR

A Highly Charged Affair (2020) is an installation by Dewi Bekker that is part of her ongoing exploration of the extent to which visual identity can be shaped.

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YOUR FUTURE

Studying at Sandberg Institute’s MA F for Fact, has drawn Anouk van Klaveren to explore the art of coffee ground reading.

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SUZIE

Christa van der Meer’s work Suzie, the dog formerly known as Guus party-cipated in The Savage by Oscar Peters in de Electriciteitsfabriek, The Hague (NL) in 2020.

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PEACH TREE, AMBIGUOUS

After an artist-in-residency in the spacious hall of De Fabriek, Anouk van Klaveren launches her long awaited project: Peach Tree, Ambiguous during Dutch Design Week 2020!

18–25 October 2020

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ZOUTE STICK JEWELS

Anouk van Klaveren sculpted these Zoute Stick Jewels from copper, opalite and crushed pearls. They are handcrafted individually, and made in an edition of 30 pieces. They are exhibited in Loui Meeuwissen’s installation Celebration Scenes IV - The Buffet.

29 August 2019

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YELLOW HANDS, YELLOW EARS

The installation Yellow Hands, Yellow Ears by Dewi Bekker has been on show in the exhibition New Fashion Narratives at Bureau Europa, Maastricht (NL).

17 October–3 November 2019

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CANDY CANES

With the project Candy Canes (2019), Christa van der Meer playfully investigates different relationships with what we wear.

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CAN WE LEAVE THIS MALE POSTURING BULLSHIT TILL LATER?

Can we leave this male posturing bullshit till later? was first shown at Bureau Europa during Fashionclash Festival as part of New Fashion Narratives.

17 October–3 November 2019

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PROJECT 000 008 – THE WAITING COSTUME

The Waiting Costume (2019), by Anouk van Klaveren has been on show at the exhibition New Fashion Narratives at Bureau Europa, Maastricht (NL).

17 October–3 November 2019

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LE SIGNE

Our work Quirky Cruise takes part in De Toutes Façons, an exhibition in Le Signe, Centre National du Graphisme (FR) this autumn. During the opening 17 October 2019 we organize a performance. Hop on board!

17 October 2019–22 March 2020

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A FICTIONAL TURN

Our favourite book store Page Not Found invited us to make a presentation contextualising our new book Zeeuws Museum x Das Leben am Haverkamp.

24 May 2019

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BOOK LAUNCH ZEEUWS MUSEUM X DAS LEBEN AM HAVERKAMP

We are launching our first book! In the context of Zeeuws Museum x Das Leben am Haverkamp, we organize a celebrative get-together at Stroom Den Haag. We hope to see you there!

30 November 2018, 17:00–19:00

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FASHION MY RELIGION

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ZEEUWS MUSEUM X DAS LEBEN AM HAVERKAMP

In the early Summer of 2017, the Zeeuws Museum, as instructed by Das Leben am Haverkamp, invites 40 visitors to give a description of 40 randomly selected objects of the museum’s collection. You are welcome to join us for the big opening on 17 February 2018!

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DUTCH DESIGN AWARD

OMG we just won a Dutch Design Award.

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Quirky Cruise Collection

Our collective project Quirky Cruise is captured by Sanja Marusic. The objects are on show in the exhibition Uit de Mode at Centraal Museum Utrecht (NL) 12 September – 22 October 2017.

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QUIRKY CRUISE

Hop on board ladies and gentlemen! Das Leben am Haverkamp is opening Fashion Week, July 2017!

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A RESIDENCE THAT MIGHT REMIND YOU OF THAT UNIQUE HOTEL IN MAGDEBURG OR THAT COLOURFUL GYM WHERE YOU USED TO TRAIN FOR TAMPON HOCKEY.

As a contribution to art=ARTIS, Anouk van Klaveren and Dewi Bekker created ‘A residence that might remind you of that unique hotel in Magdeburg or that colourful gym where you used to train for tampon hockey’ (2018). In a former bear stay they furnished a Bed&Breakfast.

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BRAVADO

Our show Bravado: a pretentious, swaggering display of courage during Amsterdam Fashion Week, January 2017. Four collections in one show, while exploring different ways to present fashion to an audience.

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WANDÂ

Wandâ was shown during Paris Fashion Week in 2016 and part of Bravado: a pretentious, swaggering display of courage during Amsterdam Fashion Week, January 2017. Four collections in one show, while exploring different ways to present fashion to an audience.

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CREAMY DREAM

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A FLAG, STRIPES AND A GUY IN GREEN OVERALLS

‘A Flag, Stripes And A Guy in Green Overalls’ (2017) is a project by Dewi Bekker and was part of Bravado, a four-part show by Das Leben am Haverkamp, during Amsterdam Fashion Week.

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PROJECT 000 005 – ‘HIS MAJESTY PREFERS PIGS’

For PROJECT 000 005 – His majesty prefers pigs, Anouk van Klaveren created a series of characters, costumes, jewellery, props and sets. The projects will be show in various set-ups at Atelier Néerlandais, Amsterdam Fashion Week and Kunstlinie Almere Flevoland. Stay tuned!

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YOU ARE INVITED

Join us during Amsterdam Fashion Week & Paris Fashion Week, January 2017.

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ADORNMENTS

Teaming up with Imke Lighthart, Anouk van Klaveren shot this photo series of the jewellery she has made as part of PROJECT 000 005 – ‘His Majesty prefers pigs’. Soon on show!

23-27 January 2016 

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Welcome to Cathood

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SAY HI TO THE TEAM

Jeronimus van Pelt photographed us in our studio. Each of us took some of our materials to dress up.

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MADODA

MADODA was shown during Paris Fashion Week in 2016 as part of The Show-Off Show, an exhibition and showroom by Das Leben am Haverkamp.

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ONS BRONKO DRIJF OOR DIE SEE

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THE SUN WOULD NOT CATCH THEM ON THE ROAD

‘The sun would not catch them on the road’ is a series of garments, props and masks by Dewi Bekker. It was shown as part of Das Leben am Haverkamp’s collective presentation The Show-Off Show during Paris Men’s Fashionweek at Atelier Neerlandais 23-27 January 2016.

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FISH BILLBOARDS – CONTEMPORARY IS TEMPORARY

You are invited! 23 – 27 January 2016, Paris Fashion Week. We will be showing off at The Show-off Show! Your are warmly invited to join us.

23 – 27 January
Atelier Néerlandais
121 rue de Lille
Paris (FR)

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DID ANYONE SAY GEFELICIFASHION?

Our project Gefelicifashion got featured in Glamcult!

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GEFELICIFASHION

This Das Leben am Haverkamp collaborative work is on show during Future Generation at Amsterdam Fashion Week, July 2015.

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HYPERTRICHOSIS BOW TIE 2.0

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THANKS FOR YOUR HAIR

Anouk van Klaveren has been collecting hair of the audience at Salone del mobile 2014 to be used as raw material in PROJECT 000 004 – Hypertrichosis Bow Tie 2.0.

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LOST WONDER

The graduation work Lost Wonder was presented at the graduation (fashion)show in 2014.

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BECAUSE HE MADE HER SMILE

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HOLY MOLY

Imke Ligthart captured the characters that Anouk van Klaveren developed for her graduation project! The designs of distorted fashion icons were captured in a desert!

September 2015

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I WOULD LIKE TO DRINK BEER HIGH AMONG THE AESIR

The graduation project ’I would like to brink beer high among the Aesir’ (2013) by Dewi Bekker explores the absurd intertwined with myths and everyday life. The work has been on show at the graduation show of The Royal Academy of Art -The Hague, Modebelofte - DDW Eindhoven and at AFW Lichting 2013.

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