Nieuwsbrief
Marijke van Warmerdam
November 2011

Festive opening

Friday 28 October sees the festive opening of the exhibitions 'Marijke van Warmerdam - Close by in the distance, New Energy in Design and Art and Eversteijn, Boxer & Barber; a project by Carel van Hees. You are cordially invited to this opening, starting from 5 p.m. READ ON...

Marijke van Warmerdam, Light, 2010, film loop, colour, 1:30 min. (film still)
Marijke van Warmerdam, Light, 2010, film loop, colour, 1:30 min. (film still)


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A unique retrospective

Guest curator Jan Debbaut, former Director of Collections at Tate Modern, has teamed up with Marijke van Warmerdam to curate this major retrospective. This is the first time Marijke van Warmerdam’s work has been shown on this scale in the Netherlands. READ ON...

Marijke van Warmerdam, In the distance, 2010, film loop, colour, 2:00 min. (film still)
Marijke van Warmerdam, In the distance, 2010, film loop, colour, 2:00 min. (film still)


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Publication

The exhibition is accompanied by the publication ‘Close by in the distance’, a richly illustrated book with four highly diverse and insightful essays. READ ON...

Cover 'Close by in the distance'
Cover 'Close by in the distance'


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Edition in museum shop

Marijke van Warmerdam produced the work In the distance specially for
the museum, and it will be on sale in the museum shop in an edition of
40 from the end of October. READ ON...

Marijke van Warmerdam, In the distance (Edition 40)
Marijke van Warmerdam, In the distance (Edition 40)


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To do

The museum is organising a range of activities associated with the Marijke van Warmerdam exhibition. Learn about the artist, her work and the things that inspire her. READ ON...

Photo: Fred Ernst
Photo: Fred Ernst


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New Energy in Design and Art

The exhibition ‘New Energy in Design and Art’ opens soon. Everyone is working hard behind the scenes to make sure this extraordinary exhibition can open to the public on 28 October. For designer Eric Klarenbeek this is the signal to present his LED Leaf. READ ON...

Joris Laarman Lab, Half Life Lamp (2010), glass, cobalt chrome, genetically modified CHO cells
Joris Laarman Lab, Half Life Lamp (2010), glass, cobalt chrome, genetically modified CHO cells


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Eversteijn, Boxer & Barber

Cor Eversteijn was not only multiple Dutch boxing champion, he was also a dandy, a barber and a celebrity in Rotterdam. But his success also had a dark side. His fight with life, in which he regularly sought the solace of drink and drugs, ultimately proved fatal for Eversteijn. READ ON...

Cor Eversteijn at the fair in Deventer, 1967
Cor Eversteijn at the fair in Deventer, 1967


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The latest e-cards

Send a Boijmans e-card right now! No need to go to the shop. Just choose your favourite e-card and send it to your family, friends and acquaintances. READ ON...

e-card 'Design in Boijmans'
e-card 'Design in Boijmans'


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