In this project Steur captured the audience in a giant web, an airplane in a trap and himself in a cocoon. These installations manipulated the audiences freedom when walking through an abandoned brick factory. 3km white rope was Steurs artistic contribution to the Borderline project, in which he invited several artists to create new work without using any electricity. The aim was to draw inspiration solely from these ruins.
Steur: “I was intrigued by how the flora and fauna here is able to create room for itself, in and around the old bricks. It inspired me to work with rope as a building material.
credits: SoAP, De Warande, De NWE Vorst, Performing Arts Fund NL
photos: Nick Steur
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