Curating

S.M.A.K.: Ornament and Pride

EXHIBITION Originally conceived for S.M.A.K., Gent, 2006-2009 In March 2006, I was appointed guest curator of the S.M.A.K. in Gent, Belgium. For a three-year period I acted as an ‘international ambassador’ of the museum, my principal task being the development

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S.M.A.K.: Ornament and Pride

EXHIBITION Originally conceived for S.M.A.K., Gent, 2006-2009 In March 2006, I was appointed guest curator of the S.M.A.K. in Gent, Belgium. For a three-year period I acted as an ‘international ambassador’ of the museum, my principal task being the development

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Drawing Collections

RESEARCH At the moment I’m developing a proposition to establish an international organisation for drawings in Amsterdam, called The Drawing Collections. The idea is to set up a public-private institution with the support of (inter)national collectors and municipal funding for the exhibitions programme.

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Drawing Collections

RESEARCH At the moment I’m developing a proposition to establish an international organisation for drawings in Amsterdam, called The Drawing Collections. The idea is to set up a public-private institution with the support of (inter)national collectors and municipal funding for the exhibitions programme.

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You Are All Individuals!

  Participating artists: Yael Bartana (Israel/The Netherlands, 1970) Daya Cahen (The Netherlands, 1969) Köken Ergun (Turkey, 1976) Enrique Marty (Spain, 1969) Daniel Svarre (Denmark, 1976) The exhibition You Are All Individuals! takes its title from a famous scene in the film Life of

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You Are All Individuals!

  Participating artists: Yael Bartana (Israel/The Netherlands, 1970) Daya Cahen (The Netherlands, 1969) Köken Ergun (Turkey, 1976) Enrique Marty (Spain, 1969) Daniel Svarre (Denmark, 1976) The exhibition You Are All Individuals! takes its title from a famous scene in the film Life of

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Madness & Arts Festival

In 2009 I was appointed the Artistic Director of the 3rd International Madness & Arts Festival (MAF 3), a multi-disciplinary festival about art and psychiatry. The festival was coming to the Netherlands only once and was taking place in twenty

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Madness & Arts Festival

In 2009 I was appointed the Artistic Director of the 3rd International Madness & Arts Festival (MAF 3), a multi-disciplinary festival about art and psychiatry. The festival was coming to the Netherlands only once and was taking place in twenty

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S.M.A.K.: Daria Martin

Daria Martin S.M.A.K. 13 October 2007 – 13 January 2008 The exhibition of Daria Martin is the last part of the film trilogy compiled by the S.M.A.K.’s curator Nina Folkersma. Earlier this year, we showed films by Jesper Just and

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S.M.A.K.: Daria Martin

Daria Martin S.M.A.K. 13 October 2007 – 13 January 2008 The exhibition of Daria Martin is the last part of the film trilogy compiled by the S.M.A.K.’s curator Nina Folkersma. Earlier this year, we showed films by Jesper Just and

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S.M.A.K.: Jesper Just

As a curator at the S.M.A.K. (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst) in Gent, I organized a series of three film exhibitions in 2007 with work by Jesper Just, Victor Alimpiev and Daria Martin. In my view these three young artists are among

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S.M.A.K.: Jesper Just

As a curator at the S.M.A.K. (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst) in Gent, I organized a series of three film exhibitions in 2007 with work by Jesper Just, Victor Alimpiev and Daria Martin. In my view these three young artists are among

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S.M.A.K.: Victor Alimpiev

Victor Alimpiev S.M.A.K. 7 July – 16 September 2007 Victor Alimpiev’s exhibition is the second in a series of three film exhibitions put together by the S.M.A.K.’s guest-curator Nina Folkersma. In spring 2007, the first exhibition with films by Jesper

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S.M.A.K.: Victor Alimpiev

Victor Alimpiev S.M.A.K. 7 July – 16 September 2007 Victor Alimpiev’s exhibition is the second in a series of three film exhibitions put together by the S.M.A.K.’s guest-curator Nina Folkersma. In spring 2007, the first exhibition with films by Jesper

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S.M.A.K.: Lars Eijssen – New Dawn Fades

On Friday 1st December 2006, the Dutch artist Lars Eijssen (1967) gave a one-off performance at the S.M.A.K. in Ghent. It was presented as a prelude to the international exhibition project Ornament and Pride, that was scheduled to take place

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S.M.A.K.: Lars Eijssen – New Dawn Fades

On Friday 1st December 2006, the Dutch artist Lars Eijssen (1967) gave a one-off performance at the S.M.A.K. in Ghent. It was presented as a prelude to the international exhibition project Ornament and Pride, that was scheduled to take place

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Quarantine Series

Quarantine Series was a series of international contemporary art projects and cultural events organized between June 2003 and February 2005, in the Quarantine Building in the Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam. The programme was developed by Nina Folkersma together with assistant-curator

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Quarantine Series

Quarantine Series was a series of international contemporary art projects and cultural events organized between June 2003 and February 2005, in the Quarantine Building in the Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam. The programme was developed by Nina Folkersma together with assistant-curator

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SMBA: Air de P-P-Paradis

Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam 30 June – 19 August 2001 Imagine yourself on a sun-drenched beach somewhere on the Côte d’Azur. A French singer, sultry accordions and drumsticks that feel like fingers running down your spine. Paradisal sounds. A world

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SMBA: Air de P-P-Paradis

Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam 30 June – 19 August 2001 Imagine yourself on a sun-drenched beach somewhere on the Côte d’Azur. A French singer, sultry accordions and drumsticks that feel like fingers running down your spine. Paradisal sounds. A world

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Seminar The National Museum of Ethnology

Starting in 1997, the National Museum of Ethnology (NME) in Leiden embarked on a large remodelling project that was completed in 2001. An important part of the project was the transformation of the surrounding grounds of the museum into a public

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Seminar The National Museum of Ethnology

Starting in 1997, the National Museum of Ethnology (NME) in Leiden embarked on a large remodelling project that was completed in 2001. An important part of the project was the transformation of the surrounding grounds of the museum into a public

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De Appel: Crap Shoot

NOTES ON A SCANDALOUS EXHIBITION – APRIL 1996 An exhibition curated by five young students (Annie Fletcher, Nina Folkersma, Clive Kellner, Kay Pallister, Adam Szymczyk) from the Curatorial Programme of De Appel. It was the Dutch art world’s cause célèbre

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De Appel: Crap Shoot

NOTES ON A SCANDALOUS EXHIBITION – APRIL 1996 An exhibition curated by five young students (Annie Fletcher, Nina Folkersma, Clive Kellner, Kay Pallister, Adam Szymczyk) from the Curatorial Programme of De Appel. It was the Dutch art world’s cause célèbre

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Arti & Amicitiea: Babies & Bambies

PRESS RELEASE – DEC 1993 Babies, cuddly toys, teddybears and other stuffed animals are slowly edging their way into contemporary art. It almost seems as if they have secretely been concocting a plan to invade the art world. A sly

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Arti & Amicitiea: Babies & Bambies

PRESS RELEASE – DEC 1993 Babies, cuddly toys, teddybears and other stuffed animals are slowly edging their way into contemporary art. It almost seems as if they have secretely been concocting a plan to invade the art world. A sly

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