Yvette Teeuwen

Yvette Teeuwen
Yvette Teeuwen (Delft, 1975). Dutch artist/artperformer living in The Hague where i studied at Royal Academy of Fine Arts (Mixed Media; 1997-2001). Many exhibitions in The Netherlands, also abroad: Oporto (Portugal), San Francisco (U.S.), Sippola & Voikkaa (Finland). Performance coming up in Santiago (Chili; 2020/2021) & video-work in Mexico (2020). Full C.V. on www.yvetteeuwen.nl.
I like the rawness of things. I work on the sharp edge where distance and proximity meet. In Corona-times this leaded into a performative collaboration with artist Gertjan vd Kooij (Piershil, 1979): we found a new form of connecting in this time of social distancing!

Participant in
The Wake Up! Memorial – Corona! Shut Down?
Title video
A___lign___ing, 2020, 2:58
Performers: Gertjan vd Kooij & Yvette Teeuwen. Video editing: Gertjan vd Kooij.

Two humans__________________________________________________¬
a man and a woman
breathing heads, apart
in times of social distancing.
They are, through sensified toe-connection
in new alignment
with themselves
each other
and the HORIZON
¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬___The HORIZON that connects all people around the globe!__________