January Exhibition Guide
Welcome to a fresh and exciting new exhibition year! 2018 is now well on its way, so take a look at what these galleries have in store for you:
First and foremost, we would love to indroduce the Frisian city of Leeuwarden as the 2018 European Capital of Culture.
In honour of this title, the Friesland-based Gallery Terbeek is hosting a special program that reflects the theme which has been adopted for this occassion: "Iepen Mienskip".
Jan 7 – Feb 11
Jacqueline Bozon: Every culture has its own rituals, and every human carries their own life story. To translate her story, Jacqueline uses colour as her language.
Gallery Caroline o’Breen
The Artist Mind
Jan 13 – Feb 24
Laurence Aëgerter, Maura Biava, Melanie Bonajo and Joseph Marzolla, Gwenneth Boelens, Elspeth Diederix, Satijn Panyigay, Viviane Sassen, and Andy Wauman: Eight artists have photographed themselves based on a curatorial proposition by Maura Biava, depicting their own state of mind.
Gallery Rob Koudijs
Tracing the Lines / Pur & Dur
Jan 13 – Feb 24
Melanie Isverding / Fabrice Schaeffer: Isverding's new line is delicate yet durable, bringing these oppositions into a sophisticated perspective. Schaeffer, on the other hand, was inspired by the combination of titanium and diamonds, two materials that share a similar purity and hardness.
Jan 14 – Feb 24
Frode Bolhuis: Bolhuis searches for a way to depict the mysteries of life, doing so in a poetic manner.
Gallery De Twee Pauwen
Jan 14 – Feb 18
Lucas van Eeghen, Bas Meeuws, Alessandro Papetti: New works by three renowned artists.
25 Jan –
Ger Doornink: Doornink's portraits of women combine different aspects of his career as a designer, photographer and artist and various art historical influences, such as old master paintings.
Gallery The Obsession of Art
The Collection 2018
Jan 28 – Feb 25
Artists of the Gallery: This annual exhbition introduces diverse works by artists from all over the world, including glass, paintings, sculpture and photography.
Je Suis La Pipe
Feb 03 – Mar 10
Naoki Fuku: The media coverage of world affairs provides Fuku with a source of inspiration, attempting to make visible what is often overlooked by our modern Western civilization.
Besides exciting exhibitions, the art fair season is also upon us, starting of course with the actual First Art Fair:
First Art Fair | Jan 17 – 21
Art & Antiques Weekend Naarden | Jan 25 – 28
Brafa | Jan 27 – Feb 4
Qade Solo Project | Feb 7 – 11
See you there!