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June 2014

Boijmans TV - The Collection Building

The very final episode of Boijmans TV about the Collection Building, including a special ‘making of’, is now available on ARTtube. The regular Boijmans TV characters talk frankly about their view of the museum’s building plans.

Actor Martin van Waardenberg plays a ‘demonstrator’ against the Collection Building in the very last episode of Boijmans TV
Actor Martin van Waardenberg plays a ‘demonstrator’ against the Collection Building in the very last episode of Boijmans TV

In a special about the Collection Building we hear more about the construction plans for the museum’s new publicly accessible storage facility. Receptionist Mandy (Hannah van Lunteren) descends into Maurizio Cattelan’s pit and emerges in the office of architects MVRDV, where she talks with Winy Maas. In the Museumpark an activist (Martin van Waardenberg) campaigns to save this beautiful green space and tries to gain the support of passers-by.

Making of
This extra episode includes an exclusive ‘making of’, in which the viewer gets a glimpse behind the scenes. The makers talk about the concept and the script, express their views about the Collection Building and reveal the trick behind the interviews in Cattelan’s pit. The guests in this episode, a group of clairvoyants, also tell us how they feel about the future Collection Building.

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