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Surveillance

text and image roberto voorbij When people from abroad visit the Netherlands they are often surprised by how close the windows of our houses are situated to the street, by the unobstructed view of our interiors. Reading the book The … Continue reading

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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

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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

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All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others

text and image roberto voorbij In the last few weeks has the Dutch PVV, The Party for Freedom, for the umpteenth time succeeded with her tactical provocation in demanding the entire political focus from both domestic and foreign media. This … Continue reading

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Security = Design

text and image roberto voorbij The constant traffic diversions in Amsterdam have its advantages, otherwise I may have never passed this beautiful security / design installation at the Dutch bank ING. Although the convex mirrors certainly speak to the imagination, … Continue reading

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ArtUnit 2011 [preview]

text and image roberto voorbij ArtUnit is a Haarlem based art initiative by Chrystl Rijkeboer and Sandra Roozen. Each month do they both offer an artist a platform, in the form of an art display window, to exhibit. Starting this … Continue reading

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FILM SET ALONG THE IJ

text and image r.v. Jos de Mul describes in the book Cyberspace Odyssey how a change is taking place in the relation between fiction and reality. Where formerly fiction served as an escape from reality one can now observe a … Continue reading

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