Chambres mortes
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Chambres mortes

2015-2017

A look into historical interiors, which have been substantially restored or even reconstructed. These interiors are trying to bring alive the life stories of important persons and periods of the past. The first interiors showed below are published in the book Antwerpen, Stad Verbeeld and exhibited. Work in progress.

  • The Show

    2001-2009

    The Show

    A picture of an exhibition room with empty showcases. The exhibited objects are gone and this gives…

  • Large household waste

    2001

    Large household waste

    One of the starting series of Karin borghouts. Large household waste waiting to be collected formed…

  • Interludium

    2009-2016

    Interludium

    Interludium (Interlude) is a visual research into exhibition spaces and museums. Can we see the…

  • L'esprit de l'espace

    2008-2017

    L'esprit de l'espace

    Karin Borghouts is fascinated by places. Her keen, analytical eye allows her to touch the…