Bureau des Réalités is pleased to announce the ongoing Residency and Exhibition  "Viridarium Chymicum" * (The Chemical Pleasure-Garden).

Launched in Italy (Piedmont) from Nov 2018 to June 2020 the project is articulated around the making of ceramics and the construction of a kiln as a tool and architectural space featuring the participation about thirty artists:

Rosa Aiello, Danai Anesiadou, Martin Belou, Katinka Bock, Hugo Canoilas, Etienne Chambaud, Koenraad Dedobbeleer, David de Tscharner, Edith Dekyndt, Daniel Dewar, Hilario Isola, Ana Jotta, Gabriel Kuri, Guillaume Leblon, Jim Lee, Erwan Mahéo, Christoph Meier, Ute Müller,  Valérie Mannaerts, Ives Maes, Caroline Mesquita, Sophie Nys, J.Parker Valentine, Nicola Pecoraro, Francesco Pedraglio, Tania Pérez Córdova, Bojan Sarcevic, Zin Taylor, Harald Thys, Gregor Titze, Ricardo Valentim, Michael Van den Abeele, Pieter Vermeersch, Robin Vermeersch, Tinus Vermeersch, Adrien Vescovi.




Alongisde the ceramic and the kiln project a Writing Residency Program and the Edition of a Publication will take place gathering artists, writers, poets around an open and unrestricted format of narratives and text making.

Authors participants: Rosa Aiello,  Ghislaine Leung, Emile Notéris, François Piron, Quinn Latimer, among others to be announced shortly.




The project is a co-initiative of  Lilou Vidal and Pieter Vermeersch





* The Viridarium Chymicum” (The Chemical Pleasure-Garden), is the title of the  the book from Daniel Stoltzius Von Stoltzenbert edited in 1624, an anthology about alchemy.