WHAT YOU SEE FESTIVAL
From the 19th till the 22nd of November, 2020, the third edition of What You See Festival took place. In theaters in Utrecht and online. Together with a fantastic group of artists we showed a multidisciplinary, gender inclusive programme organised around the theme of Radical Tenderness.
QUEERING THE CITY OF LITERATURE | Zine Presentation
Experience Utrecht through the queer eyes of four authors that have written about the city and their body.
RADICAL TENDERNESS | various artists
Multidisciplinary theatre program dedicated to the theme: Radical Tenderness.
YONIVERSE | Cherella Gessel
Healing hiphop concert as an intimate cleansing ritual in an alternative universe.
TENDER MEN | Koen De Preter (Dutch premiere)
Koen De Preter creates a universe in which masculinity and sensitivity are central.
WHAT YOU SEE RESEARCH | Barry de Bruin & Steff Geelen
Research presentations of artists Steff Geelen and Barry de Bruin.
HOKTOPIE | HKU Students
A world in which you come face to face with your own thinking patterns.
Interactive Queer Cafe with the Transgender Elderly Project, music, literature and more.
I CAN BE WHOEVER IS THERE | Erik Alkema & Eveline van de Putte
Video portraits of elderly transgender persons. Pioneers of their time.
QUEERING THE CITY OF LITERATURE | walk
A literary walk in which you experience the city of Utrecht through the lens of four queer writers.
ANATOMY OF TOGETHERNESS
An international group of youngsters zoom in on their Gender Talent and Gender Joy!
CISn’t ME | Lux Sauer (workshop)
Artistic workshop for CISn’t people to create their own queer superheroes.
ANATOMY OF TOGETHERNESS XL | Monica Gillette & Gary Joplin (online workshop)
Explore your Gender Talent and possibilities of connecting online in the digital space.
IN FIRST PERSON | Daniel Mariblanca (online workshop)
A creative space for support, courage and intimacy in times of distance.
QUANIMACY | Claire Cunningham (online)
An intimate reflection on living with crutches, the queering of their body.
CORDATA LONGA | Chiara Bersani (online)
Intimate and elusive audio project that attempts to imagine a landscape together.
SuperHUMAN, a guided mediation | Gary Joplin (online)
A guided meditative journey to activate the SuperHUMAN lying dormant within you.
POINT OF YOU | Leo van Emden (online)
Poetic and personal online film installation about experiences in times of corona.
TRANS GENDER DIVERS PLATFORM | TNN a.o. (online meeting)
Online get-together to further shape this platform for a trans/gender/diverse Utrecht.
ANNE-FAY REASPORA at LGW OFF | CANCELLED
What You See Festival hosts LGW OFF with Anne-Fay’s audiovisual show Reaspora.
LIONSTORM at LGW OFF | CANCELLED
What You See Festival hosts LGW OFF with multidisciplinary queer Amsterdam artist duo: LIONSTORM.