Geolocated poetry in Ghent (S.M.A.K.)

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S.M.A.K., Jan Hoetplein, Gent, Belgium

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Geolocated poetry was a pilot project combining the collaborative creation of a geolocated poetry sound walk for smartphones with live art performances in the Citadel Park around the City Museum of Contemporary Art (S.M.A.K.). Inauguration of the walk : 1 May 2011.

A collaboration between / noTours – the Milena principle/WIT Urban Team, coordinated and curated by Geert Vermeire.

Interview with Geert Vermeire about geolocated poetry

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An updated version of the poetry walk with live performances was presented later that year (16-16 November 2011) at E-Culture Fair / World Creativity Forum at the Ethias Arena in Hasselt (B).

Geert Vermeire

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Geert Vermeire is a curator, poet and artist, moving constantly between Greece, Portugal and Brazil, with a focus on spatial writing, locative sound & performance and social practices. He develops collaborative processes, departing from the ethical in...

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