Jam Shak

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Jam Shak; a Caribbean celebration. 13/5/2017, Zwolle (Netherlands)

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ABOUT JAM SHAK

Jam Shak was an cultural event to celebrate 2 cultures: The Caribbean  and the Dutch (Zwolle).  A sculpture has been made by 2 artists in the art collaboration, there was an audiovisual performance, salsa dance workshop, percussion workshop, rum, jam and more. 


The sculpture got a place in the library of Zwolle , educational activities been attached to it.


http://www.peperbus.nl/nieuws/algemeen/187810/kunstproject-blou-blauw-in-stadkamer-

 

http://www.peperbus.nl/nieuws/algemeen/180257/blou-blauw-kunst-in-de-stadskamer

https://lezenenlenen.stadkamer.nl/activiteiten-ov/633-zaterdag-10-juni-blou-blauw



PROGRAM JAM SHAK

- Art Collaboration: Marit Otto (Zwolle) en Harley Davelaar (Curacao) made an sculpture inwhere 2 cultures investigate eachother and show eachothers qualities. It is also a search to the own identity, the own dna. They meet eaother in freedom to come to an universal sculpture that goes beyond boundaries.

- Audio visual performance: Johan Kloosterhuis: (student for 30 years of Adriaan Valk) plays Adriaan Valk on altsaxophone .Yves Diabate: (top percussion player from Circue de Soleil) African percussion. Visuals: Martin Caribbean Pirate (Martin van der Spruit).

- West Indian food and rum

- DJ Dappere Naald: Reggae ('60-'70), Oude Ska, Dub, Soca, Calypso, Kaseko, Cumbia

- Workshops:  Percussie and Salsa merengue & Bachata 

- Band: Corredoras de Felicidad

- diaprojections by Gi Niemijer

- Audioreactive projection by Nora kastein


On the 10th of June 2017 the statue Blou Blauw from Marit and Harley will be painted and placed in the library 'Stadkamer' in Zwolle

https://lezenenlenen.stadkamer.nl/activiteiten-ov/633-zaterdag-10-juni-blou-blauw


Art Collaboration: Marit Otto (Zwolle) en Harley Davelaar (Curacao) made an sculpture inwhere 2 cultures investigate eachother and show eachothers qualities. It is also a search to the own identity, the own dna. They meet eaother in freedom to come to an universal sculpture that goes beyond boundaries.

See also this video of the artists at work. With in the background the salsa dance workshop.

The workshop Salsa dance was warm and joyfull!

Percussion: Yves Diabate. Saxophone music written by Adriaan Valk, played by Johan Kloosterhuis. Visuals: Martin Caribbean Pirate (Martin van der Spruit)

Art Collaboration: Marit Otto (Zwolle) en Harley Davelaar (Curacao) made an sculpture inwhere 2 cultures investigate eachother and show eachothers qualities. It is also a search to the own identity, the own dna. They meet eaother in freedom to come to an universal sculpture that goes beyond boundaries.

Workshop Yambee. By Yves Diabate. He is a top percussion player for Circue de Soleil. It was communication, unity and lots of fun.

Jam. Corredoras de Felicidad