home sweet home at Singular_Art Nijmegen - October 2020

During the month of October, the art work "home sweet home" is part of the presentation in the Singular_Art Gallery in Nijmegen. The  art workis, as it were, a silent "performance for ironing board & iron". The art work consists of 1 ironing board, 1 iron, 1 branded boys briefs size 176, 1 fire extinguisher, 1 power socket, an embroidery with the text 'Home Sweet Home' in frame.

The performance starts with plugging an iron into the wall socket and placing the same iron on the crotch of a boy's underwear, size 176. From that moment until the end of the - roughly two to three hour long performance - will the iron burns a print on the crotch of the bottom. The performance will be performed on Saturday and Sunday between 12:00 and 15:00 in the month of October.

The branded pants are for sale in the Gallery during the exhibition period.


for sale

The briefs branded during the exhibition period of 'home sweet home' are for sale, as well as the St. Sebastian pin cushions handmade by Bart Drost and the Bart Drost Borduurpakket, which was published in an edition of 25 in 2019.

For more information please contact the artist: bart.drost@hetnet.nl

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Bart Drost

free artist

Graafseweg 183a
6531ZR Nijmegen
The Netherlands