A futuristic, almost dreamlike visual presentation of the enormous impact of technological innovation in the Dutch agricultural sector by video artist Mirte van Duppen.
During the launch artist Mirte van Duppen will go in conversation with writer and Journalist Willem Claassen, one of the text contributors of the publication.
Geldropseweg 63, 5611 SE, Eindhoven
Venue information & RSVP www.penningsfoundation.com
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Act of Alignment. Hee-Seung Choi
An intimate invitation by artist Hee-Seung Choi to rethink the concept of togetherness. With essays, drawings, videos, and exercises built on Choi's personal observations, experiences, and interpretations.
Starting with a performance by Westside Kawina (Afro-Surinames music) followed by an artist talk with Hee-Seung Choi.
De Vlugt, Grote Zaal
Burgemeester de Vlugtlaan 125, 1063 BJ, Amsterdam
Venue information www.devlugt.amsterdam
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Daily Spins. Thomas Trum
This publication shows almost 600 powerful art works in the clearly, recognizable, colourful, abstract-geometric visual language of artist Thomas Trum.
Launch date & location TBA
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Touch. Caren van Herwaarden
This publication offers a selection of work by the artist of the past 10 years: watercolour paintings, drawings, collages, and sculptures. Touch is layered, sweltering, beastly, earthly, and raw, alternated by transparency, lightness, and simplicity, of pencil drawings.
The event will be openend by choreographer Nishant Bhola (artistic director Particles), followed by a talk with artist Caren van Herwaarden, and Ruud Willems, designer of the book. Publisher Eleonoor Jap Sam will close the presentation with a word of thanks. After the presentation there will be an opportunity to buy the book, get it signed and celebrate the launch together with drinks.
De Pont Museum,
Wilhelminapark 1, 5041 EA, Tilburg
Free entry with museumjaarkaart, or reduced entry of €9,50, of course including museum entry.
Venue information www.depont.nl
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Anton Rooskens. Beyond Cobra / Voorbij Cobra
It is time for a new, comprehensive publication on this important Dutch twentieth-century painter. Over the past years, art historians Marguerite Tuijn and Eliane Odding have delved into his oeuvre and life. Anton Rooskens. Beyond Cobra contains over 100 illustrations of paintings and other works.
The event will be opened by publisher Eleonoor Jap Sam, with a contribution by Rosemarie Rooskens, daugther of Anton Rooskens, and Matthijs Erdman on behalf of Stichting Van Eelen-Weeber. Authors Marguerite Tuijn and Eliane Odding will have a conversation on the creation of the publication. Catrien Schreuder, head of Art & History of Museum Schiedam will talk about the works in the collection of Stedelijk Museum Schiedam by Anton Rooskens. After the presentation there will be the opportunity to buy the publication, get it signed and to view the exhibition Rooskens' Travels (currently on view, until June 25th).
Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
Hoogstraat 112, 3111 HL, Schiedam
Venue information www.stedelijkmuseumschiedam.nl
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