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Manuputty

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One week to go till the opening of the Ruloff Manuputty exhibition in the Groninger Museum. And you can visit Rodin for free.

Fri, October 28, 2016 - 9:36

Ruud de Rode

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First monographic publication showing the work of Ruud de Rode. Most original book about an extreme original artist!

Mon, June 06, 2016 - 10:36

Painting with fire

Video portrait of the very original and talented Steve Spazuk.

Thu, May 21, 2015 - 11:01

Werkman

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The life and work of the Groninger artist H.N.Werkman (1882-1945) is incredibly inspiring, even seventy years after his death.
Werkman gave his own connotation to concepts such as ‘abstract’ and ‘figurative’. A book and the exhibition in the Groninger Museum form part of a larger cultural project called 'Werkman 2015'. Here's the programme. The Werkmanjaar (Werkman Year) is a joint initiative of the Werkman Foundation 2015 and the Groninger Museum.

Mon, May 11, 2015 - 12:55

Ghandi, Bruce Lee, Michael Jackson and who?

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While artists like Maurizio Cattelan are treating nazism with subtle irony, these advertising billboards send to me from Thailand are less subtle and seemingly ignorant of modern history.

Wed, August 07, 2013 - 8:20

Tankman

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Call of the Mall Hoog Catharijne / Utrecht Central Station june 20 until september 22

Wed, August 07, 2013 - 8:13

Big Yellow Duck

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On 3 June, Hong Kong designer Michael Miller Yu posted a pic on his Facebook page. In a clever montage of the iconic Tank Man photo he swapped the tanks for rubber ducks, and replaced, in his own words, “violence with tenderness”. Chinese netizens immediately reposted it on Weibo until the name 'big yellow duck' was blocked. Here the reaction of artist Florentijn Hofman.

Thu, June 27, 2013 - 2:22

‘Dalston House’

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Argentinean artist Leandro Erlich is known for his art pieces that often stretches the viewer’s mind with unexpected optical illusions. For this particular one entitled 'Dalston House' that was commissioned by the Barbarian he created a massive mirror.

Thu, June 27, 2013 - 2:20

Unseen art

Video by Dragan Mileusnić starring Sun Linqi as communist youth with baton. Commissioned by Kiosk for the Visual arts zone exhibition at the Mikser festival in 2011. The title is an anagram of the German word erstaunen (astound). Music by Davor Gazde.

Tue, July 31, 2012 - 12:41

Panorama

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Since the 1960's, Gerhard Richter has immersed himself in a rich and varied exploration of painting. Panorama is a major retrospective exhibition that groups together significant moments of his remarkable career. Tate Modern 6 October 2011  –  8 January 2012

Sun, November 27, 2011 - 6:51

Extended drawing

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Extended Drawing focuses on a specific aspect of the work of American artists Sol LeWitt, Robert Mangold, Bruce Nauman and Richard Serra. The exhibition shows works in which line and drawing are taken beyond their original boundaries. 18.09.2011 > 15.01.2012 

Wed, September 21, 2011 - 12:52

Cy Twombly

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Cy Twombly (April 25, 1928-July 5, 2011) was one of America's most important and influential painters of his time. Out of step with the American post-war art movements, his large-scale calligraphic paintings blur the line between drawing and painting. He is said to have influenced younger artists such as Anselm Kiefer, Francesco Clemente, and Julian Schnabel.

Fri, July 15, 2011 - 5:03

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