Sparwasser HQ hosted the Canadian artist collective Instant Coffee in Denmark August-October 2009; in collaboration with and supported by the DIVA (=Danish International Visiting Artists Exchange Programme) and SAIR (=Sølyst Artist in Residence Center). During this residency Instant Coffee participated in Subvision festival in Hamburg, Someone we Know, exhibition at SAIR in Jyderup and on October 13th the group with Jenifer Papararo and Jinhan Ko gave a presentation in Musset for Samtidskunst in Roskilde.

/// Tuesday October 13th, 2009 // 4 PM
Performance Lecture by the artist collective Instant Coffee

Museet for Samtidskunst
Stændertorvet 3 D
4000 Roskilde
Telefon +45 4631 6570

The artists will serve a refreshment.

Instant Coffee is a Toronto and Vancouver-based artist collective. During their performances lecture INSTANT COFFEE talked about their latest projects, resp. the Disco Fallout Shelter (DFS), produced on the occassion of festival Subvision, September 2009 in Hamburg. (See picture below - read more here: Subvision)

Recently Instant Coffee exhibited: Light Bar, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Assume Nothing, New Social Practice, Victoria, BC, (Jan. 2009) • Bright Future, Public Art Commission, Translink, 88 Blocks Art on Main, Vancouver, BC, (Jan 2009) • Say Nothing in Bright Colours, MKG 127, Gallery, Toronto, ON (Oct 2008) • Say Nothing in Bright Colours, Rum 46 Gallery, School of Non-Productive Learning, Aarhus, Denmark (Aug 2008) • Light Bar Research and Residency, Kuenstlerhaeuser Worpswede, Germany (May 2008) • Light Bar Research, Flaggfabrikken/Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway (Apr 2008) • Nook, Oakville Galleries, What We Bring to the Table, Oakville, On. (Feb 2008) • Instant Coffee Nooks + Everyone, Mercer Union Gallery, Toronto, ON. (Sep 2007) • If You Lived Here You’d Be Home By Now, Henry Art Gallery, Satellite, Bumbershoot Festival, Seattle (Aug 2007) • Wish You Were Here, Casa del Encuentro MDE07 encuentro internacional, Medellin, Colombia. Instant Coffee's most consistent members are Cecilia Berkovic, Jinhan Ko, Kelly Lycan, Jenifer Papararo, Kate Monro, and Khan Lee.




// Links

Canadian artist collective Instant Coffee

DIVA =Danish International Visiting Artists Exchange Programme

SAIR =Sølyst Artist in Residence Center

Subvision festival in Hamburg