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Goele Schoofs - Process Manager - Studio Koen Vanmechelen

Marcel Habetslaan 50
B-3600 Genk
+32 495 66 67 71

goele@koenvanmechelen.be

Hanna Simons - Persverantwoordelijke LABIOMISTA - Stad Genk

Tél. +32 476 69 90 39
hanna.simons@genk.be


34000 visitors in 2019 in LABIOMISTA, Genk

From 06/07/2019 - CPI : 05/07/2019

On July 7, 2019, LABIOMISTA opened her doors. Four months later, the first season was finished. With 34 000 visitors, LABIOMISTA can look back on a big succes. LABIOMISTA is a project by the Belgian visual artist Koen Vanmechelen. It is a unique tribute to bicultural diversity, fertility and identity, in a unique combination of art and philosophy.

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LABIOMISTA, campagnebeeld


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LABIOMISTA, Campagnebeeld 2


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Portret Koen Vanmechelen, Photo by Florian Voggeneder, 2013


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Portret Wim Dries, burgemeester Genk © Stad Genk.


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Portret Koen Vanmechelen © Studio Leyssen


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Portret Mario Botta, Photo by Beat Pfändler


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The Battery – Studio Koen Vanmechelen, exterior view on eagle cage, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2018 Photo by Kris Vervaeke ...


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The Ark, exterior view, entrance building of LABIOMISTA, designed by Mario Botta, Genk (BE)


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Collective Memory, marble sculpture underneath the Battery – Studio Koen Vanmechelen, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE), © Koen Vanmechelen, 2018 Photo...


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Rendering LabOvo, exterior view, Cosmopolitan Culture Park, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE), © Van Belle & Medina, Koen Vanmechelen ...


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Cosmogolem, marble, steel, 12 x 8m, Cosmopolitan Culture Park, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE), LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) ...


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Evening view of Villa OpUnDi and The Looking Glass and The Battery, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen 2019 Photo by Kris Vervaeke


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Cosmopolitan Culture Park, alpacas in front of their barn with portraits of the Planetary Community Chicken, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE)


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Construction works in the Cosmopolitan Culture Park, view on pond, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE). © Koen Vanmechelen, 2018, Photo by Stoffel Hias.


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Toucan in The Looking Glass, exterior view the Battery – Studio Koen Vanmechelen, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE), Vanmechelen,...


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Villa before restoration, Southwestern view, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © City of Genk, 2004


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Koen Vanmechelen and his Cosmogolem, Cosmopolitan Culture Park, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE). © Koen Vanmechelen, 2018, Photo by Studio Tropics.


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Construction works at the Cosmopolitan Culture Park, view on the Cosmogolem, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2018 Photo by the city...


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The Battery – Studio Koen Vanmechelen, exterior view on The Looking glass (green house), LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE). © Koen Vanmechelen, 2018, Photo by Philippe van Gelooven. ...


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The Battery – Studio Koen Vanmechelen, exterior night view, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE). © Koen Vanmechelen, Photo by Kris Vervaeke.


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Visitor in front of The Ark, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Visitors in front of The Looking Glass, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Interior view of Villa OpUnDi, Zwartberg room, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Interior view of LabOvo, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Festivities at Nomadland, view on the city gardens, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Exterior view of Villa OpUnDi, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Back view on the CosmoGolem with visitors, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Visitors discovering the atelier of Koen Vanmechelen (The Battery), LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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View of Cosmopolitan Culture Park with visitors, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Visitors discovering the atelier of Koen Vanmechelen (The Battery), LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Interior view of LabOvo, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Back view of The Ark with visitors, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Festivities at Nomadland, neon installation by Koen Vanmechelen, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Festivities at Nomadland, neon installation by Koen Vanmechelen, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE) © Koen Vanmechelen, 2019 Photo Tony van Galen for the city of Genk


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Aerial view LABIOMISTA, under construction © Builders Facts, 2018


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Logo LABIOMISTA © LABIOMISTA


Press Release

PB-LABIOMISTA-einde_seizoen-NL-.pdf
Persbericht


Press Release

DP-LABIOMISTA-FR-.pdf
Dossier de presse


Press Release

PR-LABIOMISTA-ENG-.pdf
Press Release