For the solo exhibition PISTE Netwerk Aalst the Belgian artist Pieterjan Ginckels builds a cycling track at Netwerk. In the meantime the artist prepares a cycling team to race upon the track during a 6-day event. As with the famous 6daagse in Ghent, the team will attempt to race a total of 24 hours during the 6-days event. The 6daagse is both a sporting and artistic event with concerts, performances, films, a pasta lunch, … On the final day of the event, a race will take place for cycling enthusiasts.
Register for the lunch and/or the cycling race for enthusiasts at firstname.lastname@example.org or +32 53 709 773.
Tu. 28.09 film: Line of Sight
We. 29.09 performance 1000 beats vs. PISTE (met Nononoise)
Th. 30.09 performance SUPER 1000
Fr. 01.10 concert: Elektro Guzzi / Frank Bretschneider
Sa. 02.10 lunch CHEW + CHEER
Su. 03.10 Finals 6daagse Finale 6daagse + 1000 beats vs. PISTE / Cycling race for Enthusiasts
This event is a part of the European project Interreg IVa ‘2 Mers Seas Zeeën’ Cross-boarder cooperative programme 2007-2013. This project is a cooperation between Aspex (Portsmouth), Boem vzw (Kunst & Zwalm), Fabrica (Brighton), L’H du Siège (Valenciennes), La Malterie (Lille) and Netwerk (Aalst). United by the motto ‘Investing in your future’ sustainable strategies for audience paticipation are developed.