Schellekens & Peleman form new cooperations with local poets, musicians, cooks and artists in each country their microscopic state calls at, to make national hymns, poems, dishes, flags,…
In Italy they worked with poets Paolo Agrati and Dome Bulfaro and with the musicians of Ronin.
National hymn of Broosistan, division Italy, by Ronin, © Warner Chappell Music
Broosistan by Paolo Agrati:
Boh – Broosistan by Dome Bulfaro:
In the Netherlands they worked with poet and singer-songwriter Rick de Leeuw
In Belgium they worked with poet Peter Holvoet-Hanssen, singer-songwriters Raymond van het Groenewoud and Helmut Lotti, visual artist Elisabeth Roggeman and photographer Walter Grimm.
Here you can listen to the National hymn of Broosistan, division Belgium, composed by Raymond van het Groenewoud and sung by Helmut Lotti:
In the near future some Belgian musicians will make covers and remixes of this hymn.
Here you can listen to two poems of Poet Laureate to BST, Peter Holvoet-Hanssen. The first one is called ‘De Weg naar Broosistan’, the other one ‘De Koperman’.
The Belgian National Cook of Broosistan Wouter Keersmaekers made this delightful national dish: