Patrick Kabré (Burkina Faso), Viktor Marek (Germany), Michael Böhler & Markus Lohmann (Germany), Jelka Plate (Germany)
"SolAir Silmandé” is a transdisciplinary project taking place in Hamburg, Berlin and Ouagadougou. On the one hand it is a co-operation between the musicians Patrick Kabré and Viktor Marek, on the other hand the artists Michael Böhler, Markus Lohmann and Jelka Plate will generate a sculpture fulfilling various social functions for and in the Garden Silmandé which Patrick Kabre founded in Ouagadougou. At the end of the project the sculpture will serve as a platform for the presentation of Viktor Mareks and Patrick Kabrés newly composed songs. In addititon money is raised through concerts, lectures and crowdfunding activities in order to buy a new piece of garden ground in Ouagadougou.
Music: Patrick Kabré, Viktor Marek | Sculpture: Michael Böhler, Markus Lohmann, Jelka Plate | Funded by: International Coproduction Fund of the Goethe-Institut, Kulturbehörde Hamburg
This project is part of round 5 of the International Coproduction Fund, year 2018.