30/09/10 Gésine Borcherdt
In an exhibition at BAK, curator and art historian Simon Sheikh speculates on the possibilities of life in an age that has moved beyond political chaos. What are the perspectives? Are there new reference points?
previews 16.04.10 Jolien Verlaek
16/04/10 - 17/04/10
Dancing seems to be a popular medium in contemporary art institutions these days. In the context of the current Springdance festival in Utrecht, BAK presents a ‘musée de la danse’, which involves an exhibition without objects. METROPOLIS M talks to BAK curator Cosmin Costinaş on his considerations for the exhibition.
SMART Project Space
20/03/10 - 02/05/10
Today (March 20th) sees the opening of Between two ITs, an exhibition by Garrett Phelan (Dublin, 1965) in SMART Project Space, which explores ‘the space between believing in and not believing’ (Phelan), using diverse media such as radio broadcasts, video, photography and sculpture.
Presentatie, 23 okt 15u, Trippenhuis Amsterdam
23/10/09 - 23/10/09
Extraordinary fusion of art, science, technology and spirituality
Also fed up with all these cookbooks telling you what to do? Now there is a book that does the opposite, and tells you what NOT to do. More than 1000 chefs and quasi-chefs tell you how to survive another cooking disaster.
previews 17.09.09 Ingrid Commandeur
BAK, basis voor actuele kunst
06/09/09 - 09/11/09
The first solo-exhibition of the Romanian artists Mona Vătămanu & Florin Tudor in the Netherlands just opened in BAK, basis voor actuele kunst. Their exhibition was named after the short film Surplus Value, which is exclusively on view on this website. A short commentary.
Opening Soon / Opening Now: Public Library
Laurence Aëgerter creates public Library in A'dams red light district
SMBA, Korsjespoortsteeg 23
15/05/09 - 17/05/09