Sanne Vaassen | In search of lost time

Our memories are strongly linked to scent and can bring us back instantly to a different time and place:  a former lover, the house of your grandmother or the gym at your old school. Can we also evoke the past of a city by scent? Visual artist Sanne Vaassen designed a scent walk in the past of the city of Maastricht. During this walk visitors can discover parts of the old city by smelling herbs, flowers and extracts. The tool kit consists of a detailed guide, a map and fragrance sticks.

Note: The booklet is only available in Dutch.

Walking tours in Dutch and Belgian Limburg

This project marks the first of a se…

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Our memories are strongly linked to scent and can bring us back instantly to a different time and place:  a former lover, the house of your grandmother or the gym at your old school. Can we also evoke the past of a city by scent? Visual artist Sanne Vaassen designed a scent walk in the past of the city of Maastricht. During this walk visitors can discover parts of the old city by smelling herbs, flowers and extracts. The tool kit consists of a detailed guide, a map and fragrance sticks.

Note: The booklet is only available in Dutch.

Walking tours in Dutch and Belgian Limburg

This project marks the first of a series of artistic walks Marres Maastricht and Z33 in Hasselt produce for both provinces of Limburg (Dutch and Belgian Limburg). Upcoming walks: David Helbich (about Hasselt/Diepenbeek) and Chaim van Luit (about oud-Rekem).

Curious for more? Get the successful Marres Gids voor de Zintuigen (Guidebook for the Senses), that will be translated into English in the Fall of 2019.

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When

  • Sunday the 15th of September 2019at 11:00

Prices

  • €5.00

Location

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