‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, November 10th 2012. Invited by Steven Vandervelden. Production Ilse Van Essche.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 1, Pierre Van Heddegem as Piero, Davis Freeman as Franz “(...) Italien (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 1, Pierre Van Heddegem as Piero, Davis Freeman as Franz “(…) Italien (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 1, Hans Bryssinck as Jannis, Vanja Maria Godée as Yoko, Felipe Mafasoli as Jasper, Pierre Van Heddegem as Robert “(...) also, the numbers can all be the same  (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 1, Hans Bryssinck as Jannis, Vanja Maria Godée as Yoko, Felipe Mafasoli as Jasper, Pierre Van Heddegem as Robert “(…) also, the numbers can all be the same (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 2, Simon Allemeersch as Lawrence “(...) a series of stakes set in the ground at regular intervals to form a rectangle (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 2, Simon Allemeersch as Lawrence “(…) a series of stakes set in the ground at regular intervals to form a rectangle (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 3 with Dolores Bouckaert as Jenny, Peter Connelly as Ben “(...) much was decided before you were born (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 3 with Dolores Bouckaert as Jenny, Peter Connelly as Ben “(…) much was decided before you were born (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 3, Hans Bryssinck as Endre “(...) Berlin made me glad, sad, mad (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 3, Hans Bryssinck as Endre “(…) Berlin made me glad, sad, mad (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 4, Simon Allemeersch as Lawrence, Vanja Maria Godée as Barbara “(...) Can I interest you in something in red (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 4, Simon Allemeersch as Lawrence, Vanja Maria Godée as Barbara “(…) Can I interest you in something in red (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 5, Dolores Bouckaert as Jenny, Vanja Maria Godée as Ghada, Ina Geerts as Tracey “(...) the milk is no milk, the nipple no breast (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.”

View of excerpt 5, Dolores Bouckaert as Jenny, Vanja Maria Godée as Ghada, Ina Geerts as Tracey “(…) the milk is no milk, the nipple no breast (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 5, with from the left Davis Freeman, Felipe Mafasoli, Hans Bryssinck, Peter Connelly. “(...) Sugar covered, how come you taste so good (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 5, with from the left Davis Freeman, Felipe Mafasoli, Hans Bryssinck, Peter Connelly. “(…) Sugar covered, how come you taste so good (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, staged by Yves Lefebvre, STUK Soetezaal, Leuven, 2012, invited by Steven Vandervelden. View of excerpt 6, Felipe Mafasoli as Guangyi, Davis Freeman as Patrick, Ina Geerts as Fiona “(...) one hand on his hip (...)”. Photo Joséphine de Bère.

View of excerpt 6, Felipe Mafasoli as Guangyi, Davis Freeman as Patrick, Ina Geerts as Fiona “(…) one hand on his hip (…)”.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-11, rehearsal @ STUK, Leuven, 2012. From left to right Simon Allemeersch, Ina Geerts, Felipe Mafasoli, Peter Connelly, Dolores Bouckaert, Vanja Maria Godée, Hans Bryssinck, Davis Freeman, Pierre Van Heddegem”

From left to right Simon Allemeersch, Ina Geerts, Felipe Mafasoli, Peter Connelly, Dolores Bouckaert, Vanja Maria Godée, Hans Bryssinck, Davis Freeman, Pierre Van Heddegem.

‘Private View’, 2006-2011, staged by Yves Lefebvre, Louvre Auditorium, Paris, 21 October 2011. Invited by Jennifer Flay, Marcella Lista.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-2011, 9 actors, white walls, counter, 1 hour. Auditorium, Paris, 21 October 2011.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-2011, 9 actors, white walls, counter, 1 hour. Auditorium, Paris, 21 October 2011.

Claude Closky, ‘Private View’, 2006-2011, 9 actors, white walls, counter, 1 hour. Auditorium, Paris, 21 October 2011.

With Brice Beaugier, Mark Cresswell, Valentina Fago, Yves Lambrecht, Geoff Lowe, Yvonnick Muller, Alexandra Stewart, Sarah Vermande, Gerard Vidal.

 

Claude Closky, ‘Private view’, 2006-2011, Paris: Editions 2-909043, 384 pages, 20,5 x 14,5 cm.

‘Private view’, 2006-2011,
Paris: Editions 2-909043, 384 pages, 20,5 x 14,5 cm.

 

Claude Closky, ‘Private view’, 2007, web site (http://www.sittes.net/privateview).

‘Private view’ (www.sittes.net/privateview), 2007,
web site.


Related work:

Claude Closky, ‘Words of Value Dictionary’, 2011, web site, Html (http://www.closky.info/dictionary).‘Words of Value Dictionary’, 2011, web site, Html (http://www.closky.info/dictionary).

Claude Closky, ‘Zy’, 2010, web flyer, Html, jpg (http://www.sittes.net/zy).‘Zy’, 2010, web flyer, Html, jpg (http://www.sittes.net/zy).

Claude Closky, ‘Bla bla [Blah-blah]’, 1998, green and yellow electronic led sign, computer, loop (4h1/2).‘Bla bla [Blah-blah]’, 1998, green and yellow electronic led sign, computer, loop (4h1/2).

Claude Closky, ‘A 1000 things to do’, 1994-1996, Paris: Galerie du Jour agnès b, 64 pages, 21 x 15 cm.‘A 1000 things to do’, 1994-1996, Paris: Galerie du Jour agnès b, 64 pages, 21 x 15 cm.


External resources:

‘Private View’, play staged by Yves Lefebvre, Louvre Auditorium, Paris. 21 October 2011. Invited by Jennifer Flay, Marcella Lista.