Going on/coming up:

The Reading by Osmosis book is out!

We Like Art  Interview
We Like Art sells prints from the Reading by Omsosis book.

I wrote an article on Men of Steel, Men of stone for Mister Motley (in Dutch)  https://www.mistermotley.nl/art-everyday-life/staal-steen-en-sop

I was in Chemnitz as part of Dialogfelder, here an article on one of my projects, Übersetzungen/ Belz , in the Freie Presse (German)

Review in NRC Handelsblad by Bianca Stigter about Animalia and Reading by Osmosis 13-02-20 (Dutch)

Verwerelden, an exhibition in the garden of Eva Meijer for non human visitors. Humans can check the blog https://verwerelden.blogspot.com/

– 2020  at a Rose is a Rose, Amsterdam,
Project Wildeman, performance/ live stream
In To Nature Biennale, Bargerveen, NL
Palz Biennale, NL
Heden, de Ander, presentation and discussion VHDG in Leeuwarden, NL



“Bekirovic’s work is best described as playful conceptualism. Like reality, it’s a universe of temporary constellations wherein objects, people, animals and/or chemical reactions trigger one another into acting out their parts in a play directed by coincidence. Bekirovic creates a field of tension between the parameters she defines and her subject’s personal agenda. She eschews a hands-on, interfering approach, allowing her subject to co-author the work.”

Marcus Bruystens

Semâ Bekirović studied at the Rietveld Academie and the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. Her work has been exhibited at De Appel (Amsterdam), Stedelijk Museum (Amsterdam), Hayward Gallery Project Space (London), Dutch Culture Institute (Shanghai) and on Times Square (NYC).

Link to full bio


Reading by Osmosis, Nature Interprets Us:

Press about Reading by Osmosis  can be found here

Art of Encounter, at ICI Berlin. With Michael Marder and Dan Liu.

The book Reading by Osmosis can be ordered at:

Things that blow my mind for various reasons.  A selection of research images for Mister Motley Salon

Article by Saskia Isabella, Maria Korsten, Partaker Agency: Entanglement of agencies in artworks by Bekirovic and Abramović.


Kunst is Lang Radio (in Dutch):

A Selection of Articles

Lavallette/ a conversation with (English)

Metropolis M, by Loes van Beuningen (Dutch)

Guardian, by Skye Sherwin (English)

The Reversibility of Art, Lucretius, Gravity and Semâ Bekirovic’s How to stop falling. Professor Graham Allen, University College Cork, Ireland





Many people and organizations have contributed to my work over the years, I would like to thank :

Marcus Bruystens
Mirza Bekirovic
Tobias Mulders
Peter Moll
Lotte Geeven
Jan Peter Schultz
Emma Diettrich
Matthias Kulutacz
Jan-Pieter Karper
Roos van As
Isabel Cordeiro
Heimo Gratzl
Ton de Vreede
Ben Geraerts
Maureen Ho
Jan van Agteren
Roy Taylor
Paulien Oltheten
Naro Snackey
Ruth Legg
Seb Schneiders
Tudor Bratu
Kerem Ozan Bayraktar
Andrew Wilson
Katja Mater
Stefan Dekker
Inez en Wessel Bezemer
Jorrit Bruinsma
Dijnselburg Zwembad in Zeist
Danny Martherus
Anja Zwaneveld
David Kraaij
Marcel Horck/ BEEZZZZ
Clive Jezard
Michael Marder
Alice Smith
Kees Moeiliker
Mamoru Suzuki
Tomoko Kawachi
Pjotr Boomgaard
Kees Reedijk
Andre Martens
Rogier Maussen
Niemeijer Fonds
Gemeente Amsterdam Zuid
Recidency 11:11
Z/KU Berlin
ICI Berlin
Rijksakademie Amsterdam
Wild boars
and many others