From April 27, THE SKATEROOM welcomes you to our Brussels HQ and GALLERY for an activation which will create lasting social change in Morocco, through skateboarding.
THE SKATEROOM GALLERY – APRIL 27, 2022
Marc LESCHELIER’s SHRED + Tobias SPICHTIG
Two events – one upstairs, one downstairs – bring the work of these contemporary masters together, side-by-side, in the name of lasting social change.
Opening April 27, SHRED is a ground-floor activation at our GALLERY, featuring 15 original artworks on skateboards by Marc LESCHELIER. Meanwhile, Tobias SPICHTIG unveils 3 original solo works, and 4 printed solo editions upstairs.
Opening night is free for all. Both activations will run for six weeks, with viewing by appointment only after April 27.
You can also shop the editions here
LOCATION: 54 rue Van Eyck, 1000 Brussels
DATE: April 27, 2022 – 17.00 to 22.00
THE SKATEROOM HQ – APRIL 29, 2022
WHAT ARE WE SKATING FOR?
Taking place on 29th April, WHAT ARE WE SKATING FOR? is our first collective show, working directly on skateboards as a medium. It features performances, appearances and exhibitions by 5 renowned creative forces: Anastasia BAY, Marc LESCHELIER, Paul McCARTHY, Tobias SPICHTIG, and LAMYLAND (Collective) under the patronage of the legend Michèle LAMY, internationally renowned creative hyphenate, Co founding Partner and Executive Manager art/Furniture Owenscorp.
Inspired by the model promoted by Michèle LAMY of mixing street culture with the codes of fashion and art, WHAT ARE WE SKATING FOR? is a manifesto to celebrate the world of skateboarding and its universal facets. This event is free for all.
Paul McCARTHY: 1 solo
Anastasia BAY: 6 solos
Marc LESCHELIER: 2 solos
PRINTED HAND-SIGNED ARTWORKS:
LAMYLAND (BASSAN, EPHEMERISM, LESCHELIER, ROUGE, TINGLEY, WEN): 5 hexaptychs
Tobias SPICHTIG: 4 solos
LOCATION: 84 rue Garibaldi, 1060 Brussels
DATE: April 29, 2022 – 17.00 to 22.00
You can now shop the editions here
A skatepark for at-risk youth outside Marrakech
This collective effort is launched to raise support for a new skatepark build in Tameslouht, Morocco, constructed by our partners Concrete Jungle Foundation, in association with Centre Fiers et Forts.
All original and limited works will be available for sale at the event, and afterwards on theskateroom.com, with 20% of revenue going towards the project in Morocco.