photo: Jolanda Jansen photographer: Jacques Martens

Organisation Art Projects;

Ronald Bal

Sara Russo

    Sara Russo studied Methodology of Art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples. During and after graduation she participated in the creation and development of various art workshops. At the Academy of Fine Arts she holds an intensive course, ‘4 Pittura’ lab, 2000-2004, focused on collective art, performances and installations, including the processing of photographic and video material. Since 2000 she has worked at Art laboratories in collaboration with several primary schools (lithography and lab painting techniques), collaboration with 'Progetto Chance' (lithography lab-leading guys with social problems through art), collaboration with A.I.M.A. Onlus Napoli (Associazione Italiana Malattia di Alzheimer),  Art workshop at Agnone primary school, Italy. Between 2011 and 2016 she worked on the installation and processing of art exhibitions in alternative places in the cities of The Hague. In 2019  the collaboration with P.S. Performance Site, for the ‘ID- in Between Identities’ project in Den Haag, after which she became a member of the P.S.

Jolanda Jansen

Jolanda Jansen studied art at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague. After this, she undertook a Masters degree at DAI; The Dutch Art Institute in Arnhem. Since 2007 she has been an artist in Video and Performance Art. In 2007 she established with 3 other artists in The Hague, the art collective; ‘stichting STeC’. Their organization strives to make Site Specific projects at original spaces. They collaborated, amongst others, with id11 in the Flatland project in Delft, a site-specific art project in the local environment. They presented the initiative at the ArtPie (Kunstvlaai) in Amsterdam. In 2009, Jansen was selected to participate in the Mentoring Program for emerging artists and curators of Cultuur en Ondernemen where she worked with as mentor, the artist Ulay. During one of her artistic projects, she met Lisetteh and after this they initiated the P.S. Performance Festival in The Hague in 2015. She has made several trips to do workshops in Europe to deepen her experience and grow artistically; PAS studies, by Johannes Deimling (Ge), IPA by performance duo Vest And Page (Ge/It) and the Marathon workshop by performance duo Zierle & Carter (Uk) and Dagmar I. Glausnitzer-Smith (Ge).