Today we open the House for Seasonal Neighbours, behind the Aldi of Borgloon. It is a mobile monument to mark the homeless presence of seasonal workers in the area. It was designed and created in collaboration with Maximiliaan Royakkers, with the support of Flacc, Z33, the farmer's union, city of Borgloon, advocatenkantoor Ory, ...
From Friday 27th of July until Sunday 30th of September, this mobile unit will be the centre for everyday coffee meetings, BBQ’s, movie screenings and music. More info: www.seasonalneighbours.eu
During picking season, about 2000 seasonal workers meet weekly on one specific spot at one specific time: around 5pm at the local discount supermarket. This place will be celebrated this summer! In Borgloon —the heart of the Belgian fruit region with the highest concentration of seasonal workers (1/5th of the population)— The Mobile Unit will be built.