Play Curacao is a project by Frank Koolen and Kasper Jacobs. It exists of a film, performances, and exhibitions. Play Curacao starts from the mutual interest of both artists, in games, social rituals, subcultures and leisure. Through the production of a semi fiction documentary, they will look at existing habits on the island and create new rituals for yet to become subcultures. Follow the continuous process on the blog.
The film and project has been shown at:
Presentation Unfair | NDSM Werf Amsterdam september 2014
Screening Play Curacao (first edit) | IBB and Willemstad december 2014
Les Rencontres Presentation Play Curacao | Bijlmer Parktheater Amsterdam June 2015
Internationales | Hause der Kulturen der Welt Berlin March 2016
Les Rencontres Internationales | Gaité Lyrique Paris Januari 2016
Play Curacao is a collaboration between the artists, Instituto Buena Bista / IBB Curacao, and A.P.E. Financial support comes from Mondriaan Fund and Amsterdam Fund for the Arts.