Tag Archives: news

EVERYBODY SUSPECT

text and image roberto voorbij Quite regularly the discussion revives, usually when the nation’s temper is overheated because of a horrible crime, then the real crime fighters take advantage of the emotional state of the nation to stress the importance … Continue reading

Posted in art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

RESET THE CABINET

text and image roberto voorbij Again earlier than planned are in the Netherlands elections for the House of Representatives. The minority government consisting of the conservative-liberal VVD and the center-right CDA, tolerated with the support of the Party for Freedom, … Continue reading

Posted in art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

From a Painter’s Perspective

text and image roberto voorbij On May 30 has Charles Taylor been sentenced to 50 years in prison for his role in the war in Sierra Leone, among others for murder, slavery, the recruitment and use of child soldiers, trafficking … Continue reading

Posted in art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Preview Stedelijk Museum

text and image roberto voorbij After the preview for the press on May 9 was yesterday and today the opportunity for the public to get a first impression of the new Stedelijk Museum. For an empty museum there was a … Continue reading

Posted in art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FREEDOM? PRIVACY?

text roberto voorbij Today, on International Workers’ Day opens the exhibition FREEDOM? PRIVACY? at the Gallery Decumanus, Krk – Croatia. The Art and Culture Laboratory [KUL•] organizes this group exhibition, which is part of Labor Incubator (Prvomajski Inkubator) festival. A … Continue reading

Posted in art, design, film, sociology, technique, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Politics in Print 2011

text roberto voorbij This week is the last chance to see the inspiring exhibit Politics in Print 2011 at the Dutch Press Museum. An overview of the past political year summarized in cartoons and caricatures. 28 illustrators / cartoonists offer … Continue reading

Posted in art, sociology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blues before sunrise

text and image roberto voorbij In the Amsterdam Vondelpark can from this week on Steve McQueen’s, by the Stedelijk Museum commissioned, Blues before sunrise be experienced. With a simple but very poetic intervention has the artist / filmmaker McQueen transformed … Continue reading

Posted in art, design, film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments