Evelyn Hofer | Fotomuseum Den Haag

Exhibition Evely Hofer. Very inspiring especially by her ability to maintain a personal voice over almost any genre over photography, either fashion, commercial, free, street, documentary, there is always a certain dreaminess, a kind of fairylike in her images. Colour and monochrome, instantly, her voice is visible.   http://www.fotomuseumdenhaag.nl/nl/tentoonstellingen/evelyn-hofer...

PAN Art Fair Amsterdam

Like the previous year, I visited the Amsterdam Art Fair PAN. A compact art fair with mainly local gallery owners. Being in Amsterdam, the “local” presence still provides a firm international and high quality fair with a variety of objects that exceeds most musea or exhibitions. This year a...

Rijksmuseum; 12x Erwin Olaf

Erwin Olaf (Erwin Olaf Springveld (Hilversum, 2 Juli 1959)) is one of the most controversial contemporary Dutch photographers. From his shocking work early in his career (Squares (1984-1990) and Chessmen (1988), to the more aesthetic work later in his career. The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, acquired more than 500 pieces of his work...

Museum FOAM: Brassaï (Gyula Halász B.1899)

This quarter (Q4 2019) the main exhibition is the most important selection within the work of Brassaï, the first retrospection of this great artist in the Netherlands. As always, I try to visit outside the prime hours. The exhibition was concentrated around his well-known work of the Paris nightlife,...

Berenice Abbot – Huis Marseille

New exhibition Berenice Abbot in Huis Marseille, one of the important photography musea in Amsterdam. Below an introduction from curator Estrella de Diego, Professor of Modern Art at the Complutense University of Madrid and Julia van Haaften   This autumn Huis Marseille will present a large retrospective of the...

Alex Prager – Silver Lake Drive at FOAM Museum Amsterdam

Visited earlier but wanted to go once more on the final day: 3rd September  2019. An impressive exhibition of one of my favourite photo/film artists at this time. Love the colours and the style, the scenes the stories about nothing or everything, the visual perfection and tension. FOAM had...

Let’s Fly Away! 100 jaar KLM

Exhibition visited at Stadsarchief Amsterdam on 100 year KLM (Royal Dutch Airlines) with photographs of a diversity of photographers, among them Maria Austria, Carel Blazer, Paul Huf en Henk Jonker. A link to the website of the exhibition: https://www.amsterdam.nl/stadsarchief/agenda/klm/?utm_source=Banner%20Tentoonstellingen&utm_medium=website&utm_term=100%20jaar%20KLM%20-%20vanaf%2011%20juli&utm_content=100%20jaar%20KLM%20-%20vanaf%2011%20juli&utm_campaign=Banner%201