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Het liegend konijn

october 2017

In the latest issue of the magazine Het liegend konijn there ware 5 poems included from Renaat Ramon, nl.: 'Oostendse compagnie', 'Catwalk', 'Brownse beweging', Écriture blanche' and 'Cumulus'.
See: Het liegend konijn, vol. 15, nr. 2, October 2017, p. 181-186.

The day of poetry

may 2017

For De Geus, R.R. wrote a review about an essay from Peter Holvoet-Hanssen for 'The day of poetry, 2017'.
See: De Geus, vol. 49, nr. 3, May 2017, p. 50.

'Bipolare'

april 2017

The poem 'Bipolare' is published in Visual Poetry in Europe (2016), a project of Fondazione Sarenco (Italy), curator: Sarenco, pubished by Antiga Edizioni.

Archive

Mappalibri

april 2017

For Mappalibri, Jooris van Hulle wrote a review about Draagvlak en vizier.

't Pallieterke

april 2017

In 't Pallieterke, 13th of April 2017, p. 13, Hendrik Carette wrote a reflection on Draagvlak en vizier, the youngest volume of poetry from Renaat Ramon.

International Exhibition of Visual Poetry Imagética

march 2017

From 15 th March to 27th April 2017: participation on the International Exhibition of Visual Poetry Imagética in Rio de Janeiro - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rua Primeiro de Março, 66.
The international exhibition presents visual poems by 70 authors from 22 countries. Curated by Tchello d'Barros.

'Nog steeds met open vizier'

march 2017

Under the title 'Nog steeds met open vizier', Prof. Dirk de Geest wrote for Poëziekrant a review about the youngest volume of poetry from Renaat Ramon, Draagvlak en vizier.
See: Poëziekrant, vol. 41, nr. 2, March-April 2017, p. 32-33.

Het woord nabij

march 2017

Poëziekrant published a review of Ramon about a volume of poetry from René Hooyberghs, Het woord nabij.
See: Poëziekrant, vol. 41, nr. 2, March-April 2017, p. 73.

The Last Night of the Earth

march 2016

For the magazine De Geus, Renaat Ramon wrote a review about The Last Night of the Earth from Charles Bukowski.
See: De Geus, vol. 49, nr. 2, March 2017, p. 46.

Award Dirk Martens Literature 2016

december 2016

On 4th December 2016, the Award Dirk Martens Literature 2016 was presented in Aalst to Renaat Ramon and Lies van Gasse.
Former laureates among others: Albert Bontridder, Louis Paul Boon, Leonard Nolens, Willy Spillebeen, Paul de Wispelaere...
The jury: Patrick Lateur (President), Dirk de Geest, Luc Devoldere, Leen van Dijck and Frans-Jos Verdoodt.
The jury had a special appreciation for the study of Renaat Ramon Vorm & Visie. History of the concrete and visual poetry in the Netherlands and Flanders, published by Poëziecentrum Gent in 2014; second edition in 2015.

The Laureates Lies van Gasse and Renaat Ramon with members of the Committee Dirk Martens, also Patrick Lateur and Frans-Jos Verdoodt.
Photography: Geert Verdoodt

Exhibition 'Perforatie'
and
Introduction of a volume of poetry Draagvlak en vizier

oktober 2016

On 23 October 2016 in Gallery Montanus.5, Diksmuide, the exhibition 'Perforatie' with graphical work from Patrick Coeneye and sculptures and Reliefs from Renaat Ramon is inaugurated.
Also the volume of poetry Draagvlak en vizier (Surface and visor) from Renaat Ramon is introduced by Prof. Dr. Dirk De Geest. Alain Delmotte, Jooris van Hulle and Helen White elucidated a poem from Ramon.
Also the bibliophile edition Perforatie (Perforation) is present with graphical works from Coeneye by poems from Ramon.

photography: Roselinde Strosse

Award Dirk Martens Literature 2016

october 2016

Renaat Ramon is, with Lies Van Gasse, laureate of the Award Dirk Martens Literature 2016.
The award present in Aalst on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Poëziekrant

october 2016

In the last number of Poëziekrant, vol. 40, nr. 6, sept./oct. 2016, Renaat Ramon wrote two articles:

  • page 78-79: 'Sporen van Hadewijch', a review about De lezer van poëzie en mystiek from Hans Groenewegen;
  • page 94-95: 'Alfa, navel, omega. Bontridder postuum', a review about Nimbus from Albert & Thierry Bontridder.

Review of Claude van de Berge

september 2016

Since 2014 Renaat Ramon writes for het magazine De Geus articles about a poem or about a poet.
In the last number of the magazine, he wrote about the new review of Claude van de Berge, De grote omhelzing; De Geus, vol. 48, nr. 4, p. 54: 'Bereikbaar in een punt. Claude van de Berge op de oever van de taal'.

'Miragens'

september 2016

Brasilia. Participation on the exhibition 'Miragens' with visual poetry (152 works by authors from 44 countries) - Casa das Artes, Bento Conçalves, Rio Grande do Sol.

The Third annual Brussels Poetry Fest

september 2016

Participation at 'The Third annual Brussels Poetry Fest'
The theme of the fest: 'Dada 100 years' and the publishing of Maintenant 10, a journal of contemporary dada writing. Organizers: Philip Meersman, Peter Calaftes and Kat Georges.

Here some pictures during the Poetry Fest.

Bochtige stegen en een vierkante Staat

December 2015

For Passage, Revue for European literature and culture, Ramon wrote the essay 'Bochtige stegen en een vierkante Staat. F. Bordewijks routes in de randstad'.
Passage, vol. 3, nr. 1, oct/nov/dec 2015, p. 46-60.

Jaarwerk MMXV

November 2015

For Jaarwerk MMXV (Bruges: VWS) Ramon wrote two articles:

  • 'Onder woorden geroepen' - (about the debut of the poets Marcel van Maele and Jan van der Hoeven);
  • 'Hamburger steak' - two prose texts from Jan van der Hoeven.

Also in this book, Jaarwerk MMXV, Paul Rigolle wrote the article 'Laat mijn blinde vingers over een dundruk jagen. Renaat Ramon in het voorbije anderhalve decennium'.

For De Geus, vol. 47, nr. 9, Nov. 2015, Renaat Ramon wrote a review about Reflections in Z from Max de Maalder: 'Uniek welbehagen. Max de Maalder gedenkt de Labristen'.

30 belgische auteurs

October 2015

In 30 belgische auteurs (Gent: Poëziecentrum), selected by Jan H. Mysjkin, 4 visual poems are published: 'Ad infinitum', 'Aubade lettriste', 'Hommage à Mallarmé' and 'Perpetuum mobile'.

- Participation at 'IMAGETICA 2015' - The First International Exhibition of Visual Poetry. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

De Geus

September 2015

For De Geus, vol. 47, nr. 7, september 2015, Renaat Ramon wrote an article about the poet Roland Jooris: 'De kunst van het weglaten. Roland Jooris beeldhouwt gedichten'.

Poem 'Dadada'

May 2015

The poem 'Dadada' is published in Maintenant 9, A journal of contemporary writing & art – New York.

Exhibition VERSUS

augustus 2015

From 29 June till 7 September 2015, you can visit the exhibition VERSUS - visual poetry by Renaat Ramon - in the bookshop De Dvkkery, Markt 51, Middelburg (The Netherlands).

Ons Erfdeel

May 2015

For Ons Erfdeel, Bart van der Straeten wrote a review about Form & Vision. History of the concrete and visual poetry in the Netherlands and Flanders.
See: 'Een visuele revolutie. Avant-gardistische, concrete en visuele poëzie in de Lage Landen', vol. 58, nr. 2, May 2015, p. 137-141.

VVL IDEEEN

April 2015

For VVL IDEEEN, Ludo Frateur brings a detailed contribution about the work of Renaat Ramon, titled 'Taal en Teken in VL en NL'. He wrote a review about Klemteken and Form & Vision. History of the concrete and visual poetry in the Netherlands and Flanders and he situates his work in a broad historical context. He considers his 'sonnets' as a culmination of the visual poetry.
See: VVL IDEEEN, vol. 46, nr.4, April 2015, p. 14-21.

The poem 'Karmel' – Monastery of Carmelite Vilvoorde / Belgium

24 april 2015

Mayor of Vilvoorde / Belgium, Hans Bonte, during his speech for the installation of the poem ‘Karmel’ on the wall of the Monastery of Carmelite on 24 April 2015.

Tertio

April 2015

For Tertio, Jooris van Hulle wrote a review about Form & Vision. History of the concrete and visual poetry in the Netherlands and Flanders.
See: 'Op snijvlak van poëzie en beeldende kunst', Tertio, vol. 16, nr. 791, April 2015, p.12.

DIXIT

April 2015

During the month of April 2015, you can see visual poetry of Renaat Ramon above the bookshop De Reyghere, Grote Markt, Bruges.

In memoriam Jan van der Hoeven

March 2015

For Poëziekrant Renaat Ramon wrote an 'In memoriam Jan van der Hoeven'.
See: Poëziekrant, vol. 39, nr. 2, March 2015, p. 49-51.

Review of new publications

March 2015

For Poëziekrant Renaat Ramon wrote a review about an anthology of the poems of Leon van Essche and new publications of experimental poetry from Freda Kamphuis, Philip Meersman, Jan H. Mysjkin and Elisabeth Tonnard.
See: 'Experimentele poëzie', Poëziekrant, vol. 39, nr. 2, March 2015, p. 30-35.

Brasilia

2015

Participation at the First International Exhibition of Visual Poetry 'Miragens' - Brasil.

Corbra.be

28 January 2015

Paul Demets wrote for Cobra.be a review about Form & Vision. History of the concrete and visual poetry in the Netherlands and Flanders.

Poëziekrant

30 December 2014

Prof. Dr. Dirk de Geest wrote a review about Form & Vision. History of the concrete and visual poetry in the Netherlands and Flanders.
See: 'Verwoorde beelden, verbeelde woorden', Poëziekrant, vol. 38, nr. 7-8, December 2014, p. 42-47.

Weblog 'De school van dighter'

December 2014

On the weblog 'De school van dighter' you can read the text who is spoken by Alain Delmotte for the introduction of the exhibition 'DENK / BEELDEN' in the library of Harelbeke.

Passage

August 2014

Renaat Ramon wrote for Passage an essay about Willem Arondéus.
See: 'Geld en Genade. Willem Arondéus, Matthijs Maris en de kunstenaars der idee', Passage, vol. 1, nr. 4, 2014, p. 44-54.

Maintenant 8

March 2014

The poem 'Monometer' is published in Maintenant 8, A journal of contemporary Dada Writing & Art, New York, March 2013, p. 115.

Apoticta

October 2013

Renaat Ramon published Apodicta, 26 empirical poems.
Editor: Luc Fierens, Weerde.

Maintenant 7

May 2014

The poem 'Exit' is published in Maintenant 7, A journal of contemporary Dada Writing & Art New York, May, 2014, p. 56.

Het Liegend Konijn

27 April 2013

On 27 April 2013, Het Liegend Konijn celebrated his 10th anniversary in Poëziecentrum Ghent. By this moment an introduction of the first number of the volume 11 were introduced inhere 5 poems of Renaat Ramon.
See: Het Liegend Konijn, 2013, nr. 1, p. 209-214.