To mark the final day of the Nature as Artifice exhibition at Aperture Gallery, Aperture presents a recording of the panel discussion with curator Maartje van den Heuvel, catalog editor Tracy Metz, artists Jannes Linders, Hans van der Meer, Frank van der Salm, Edwin Zwakman, and Alison Nordstrom of the George Eastman House, is available on our website.
You can watch this short excerpt below where curator Maartje van den Heuvel presents the spirit of the project, a major survey of photography and video work by contemporary Dutch artists who, over the past twenty years, have taken contemporary Holland as their point of departure. A slide-show of images from the Aperture exhibition illustrates her introduction:
You can watch the entire panel discussion divided in five different clips, in the multimedia section of our website or by clicking the links below:
Part 1: Introduction by Tracy Metz and Maartje van den Heuvel and artist’s presentation by Jannes Linders
Part 2: Artist’s presentations by Frank van der Salm and Edwin Zwakman
Part 3: Artist’s presentation by Hans van der Meer
Part 4: Panel Discussion 1/2
Part 5: Panel Discussion 2/2
The exhibition, on view at Aperture Gallery from September 10 until October 15, 2009, features the work of Hans Aarsman, Wout Berger, Henze Boekhout, Driessens & Verstappen, Marnix Goossens, Arnoud Holleman, Gert Jan Kocken, Jannes Linders, Cary Markerink & Theo Baart, Hans van der Meer, Gábor Ösz, Bas Princen, Xavier Ribas, Gerco de Ruijter, Frank van der Salm, Hans Werlemann, and Edwin Zwakman.
Click the above links to view limited-edition prints available through Aperture.
Nature as Artifice: New Dutch Landscape in Photography and Video Art is made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the Consulate General of the Netherlands, New York. The exhibition was organized by ALIA Foundation, Amsterdam, and is toured by George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film with the support of the Mondriaan Foundation.