About Allard van Hoorn

Allard van Hoorn is a performance-, sound- and installation- artist working with architecture, music, theatre and design scripting physical, visual and acoustic maps and scenarios for public space.

He has been shown at institutions and events like de Appel...

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NEWS _ Marrakech Biennial - Parallel Event - Marrakech, Morocco

Urban_Songlines - Working site-specifically with local dancers a choreography for scaffolding and medina wall will lead to live music in which the contact sounds between the performers and ancient city fortification are live-processed by the artist. The biennial runs February 24 until May 8 - 2016.


2015 _ 032 Urban Songline (Excessive Machine) - 2nd Tbilisi Triennial - The score that is played by Doctor Durand Durand on the Excessive Machine in the movie Barbarella (1968) is made into physical notes that are reconfigured by local dancers forming new chords that are subsequently played by.....  
2015 _ 029 Urban Songline (song for Beyaz Gül) - 14th Istanbul Biennale, Parallel Event, Chapel of the Dutch Consulate, Istanbul, Turkey - This is a song for Beyaz Gül, the mistress of Cornelis Calkoen who died of a broken heart when the Ambassador was relocated in 1743...  
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