« PISTE by Pieterjan Ginckels is a large scale project where sporting and artistic intentions converge and where physical verve becomes a vehicle for generating a myriad of images and metaphors. For the PISTE project in Netwerk Aalst, Pieterjan Ginckels is currently at work building a cycling track and training a team of cyclists who will animate the structure during a six-day event. The idea is that the piste, or track, will set the pace for an alternative exhibition model with other ‘bifurcations’ in Galerie de Expeditie (Amsterdam) and later in Design Vlaanderen (Brussels) and Mu.ZEE (Oostende). »
Read more and see more pictures of this installation piece at Pieterjan Ginckels’ website.