Category Archives: sociology

Märklin World

text and image roberto voorbij Immediately after visiting the exhibit MärklinWorld everything seems to look like a scale model. Every animal seems suspicious. Possibly fake, possibly a man manufactured version. We are living in a maquette. We are living in … Continue reading

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Saudi Miffy Dress Up Doll

image electa manuputty + rutger floor text roberto voorbij Electa Manuputty – Miffy Dress Up Doll (2011). Rutger Floor – Saudi Miffy Dress Up Doll (2011). The disappearance of privacy and the now as well in the Netherlands announced burqa ban, … Continue reading

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Felix & Sofie – Free Will?

text and image roberto voorbij At the Amsterdam Felix Meritis is every third Tuesday of the month Felix and Sofie being organized. A philosophical lecture / debate night open to anyone with just the slightest philosophical interest. Last week this … Continue reading

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Gert Robijns – The Village

image jan bellen text roberto voorbij Anyone who visits after a long time his native town again can confirm that this place has put the standard. These buildings have determined what you consider as an ‘archetypical village’. Just like it’s … Continue reading

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Temporary Stedelijk 2 – Bellevue: Contemporary Painting from the Collection

text and image roberto voorbij ‘Bellevue: Contemporary Painting from the Collection’ is the name of one of the many diverse exhibitions which can now be visited at the Stedelijk Museum. As connecting element has this particular exhibition the rather wide … Continue reading

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Can Altay – COHAB: an assembly of spare parts

text and image roberto voorbij At the Utrecht CASCO does currently the artist Can Altay investigate the given of public art.  The various parties involved are offered by this Turkish artist a platform to respond and intervene. Art in the … Continue reading

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Architecture – structures and images

text and image roberto voorbij The exhibition Architecture – structures and images at the main building of the VU University Amsterdam still runs until March 24, 2011. The exhibit will end next Thursday with a public lecture / discussion (2:30 … Continue reading

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