Critical Writing Index

A State of Uncertainty: Aernout Mik

by Dominic Van Den Boogerd

Art Papers, Sept. 2007, v. 31, no. 5, pp. 36-43

An in-depth interview examining Aernout Mik's various works at the Netherlands Pavilion; Mik elaborates on his fascination with “the practice exercise as a ritualized form of simulation” in relation to the recurring elements of tension, power, ambiguity, and his manipulation of group dynamics.

ITEM 2007.072 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Training GroundAernout Mik

Les Maitres Fous

Mock Up



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