Tom Heene was born in Ghent, Belgium. He develops multidisciplinary projects in film and in digital arts and has worked with choreographers, visual artists, scientists, code artists on interactive environments using digital tools. The issues in Tom's work are about questioning the human relation with new media, data mining the internet, and creating new cinematic experiences.Tom worked as a production manager on several art exhibitions. He is also founding member of the 'RGB~Toysband', a collective of performers using electronic toys as instruments to play with in public spaces.
In film, Tom is active as a director, assistant director and production manager. He has worked on movies made by several filmmakers like Alain Berliner, Frédéric Fonteyne, Philippe Falardeau, Olivier Smolders, Jürgen Leth & Lars Von Trier. In the summer of 2009 he directed three short fiction films that are actually in post production.
Between April and September 2015 Lucille Calmel is in residency at the Centre Puertas de Castilla in Murcia (ES), where she will develop new work and also perform several creations a.o. "sansespace" (2014) and "based on an almost true story. S02", the work she worked on at iMAL, while in residency here last March. More info: puertasdecastilla.es
Pendant le Croisements Festival à Pékin (15/04-30/05/2015), Julien Maire est invité en résidence par l'Institute for Provocation pour continuer ses recherches en Chine sur son cinéma en "relief" dans la continuation de sa création "Relief" produite et montrée à iMAL en 2014.
Pendant sa résidence,...
Between 2015 and 2017 iMAL is participating to the RRI-ICT Forum project as one of the 7 partners. This European project was launched on January 1 2015 for a period of 3 years and aims at analysing, supporting and promoting the contribution of Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) to, and the Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) approach in ICT research and innovation under Horizon 2020 (H2020), the programme of...