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SEA Foundation provides residence programmes for artistic research, experimentation, and production out of which an ongoing public programme emerges.

The programme consists of exhibitions, screenings, talks, workshops, and publications. It focuses on challenging perceptions of what constitutes as contemporary art, and also, to bring the audience closer to the practices that motivate to produce contemporary art. With this urgency as a point of departure, we aim to create a better understanding of how, in nowadays society, contemporary art can be defined in an operant and lucid way.

Regardless of the format, our events are designed to connect visitors to art in real time.


SEA Foundation is a not-for-profit, artist-led organisation, benefitting from collective support and a warm network. SEA Foundation seeks support from a diverse range of public and private sector partners, whose support is vital to the success of our work. Go to the donation page and care by giving too.
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Iwona Rozbiewska | The Tales That Follow
Solo Exhibition
14.12.2018 – 08.02.2019
Polish artist Iwona Rozbiewska (1980) shows a newly produced sculpture and an in-situ installations created during her residency at SEA Foundation.
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Sally Tape | Artist in Residence
February | March 2019
Sally Tape
Sally Tape reflects on the physical space of traveling and architecture. The links between architecture, minimalism and movement are a central theme within her artistic practice. 2019 Australian Artist in Residence at SEA Foundation Netherlands
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sea_youhere | Online residency
Virtual Residency | sea_youhere
SEA Foundation’s project sea_youhere is a online-residency that aims to share knowledge of artists and curators from all over the world.
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Mila Lanfermeijer | Ever so Humble, Ever so Proud
Ever so Humble, Ever so Proud
Mila Lanfermeijer
03.11 – 30.11.2018
In the solo-exhibition, the artist Mila Lanfermeijer explores the garment as a sculptural medium and a canvas.
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Routines and Figures
Routines and Figures
Yelena Popova, An Onghena, Katrein Breukers
07.09 – 29.09.2018
Working in a group of three challenges collaborations that propose reflections on the practices of these three artists. The subtitle of this group show is “Strokes, ‘tricks’ and floating formations”
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Yelena Popova | Artist in Residence
July | August 2018
Yelena Popova
During her residency at SEA Foundation, the Russian/British artist Yelena Popova works on a joint project with the Belgian artist An Onghena and the Dutch artist Katrein Breukers. In the resulting multimedia installations, three realms explore the concepts of sculptural space (figures) and performative possibilities (routines).
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Wallspace | by Marijn Dekker
New Art Space in Eindhoven
Wallspace, the newly founded art space located in Eindhoven, will open its doors to the public on the 8th of December, presenting their first exhibition Under The Pavement, The Beach. What can we expect from this new art space? 
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Studio Drift | Stedelijk Amsterdam by Marijn Dekker
Studio Drift | Coded Nature
Central to Studio Drift’s work is the relationship between nature, humans and technology. The exhibition Coded Nature (2018) offers an overview of their existing oeuvre as well as new artworks that have never been shown before. 
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Hana Miletić | WIELS – by Riet van Gerven
Hana Miletić | Dependencies
Weaving on a handloom is a repetitive and lengthy process, which allows Miletić to reflect on issues of social engagement and reproduction.
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Marfa – Texas | by Tamara Derksen
Marfa | Texas
How the little village of Marfa, Texas has developed from an old railway town to an international hotspot for artists and galleries.
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Sky Mirror | De Pont museum Tilburg
Museum De Pont | Sky Mirror Tilburg
Anish Kapoor’s Sky Mirror (for Hendrik) sculpture prominently adorns the De Pont Tilburg museum’s entrance
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Vanessa Brazeau | Colour Stalker
June – July 2018
Resident from Canada
Blog#2 Colour Stalker performance –  byVanessa Brazeau . Performance by Canadian Artist in the Public Space. She was an AiR Tilburg resident from May – June  2017
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