Project Type

Exhibition

Dai Hanzhi: 5000 Artists


date datum 4 September 2014 -
4 January 2015


Opening: 4 September 2014, 5–8pm
Dai Hanzhi: 5000 Artists is an exhibition dedicated to the legacy of Dutch curator, scholar, teacher and art dealer Hans van Dijk (1946 — 2002) and his role in the historical development of Chinese contemporary art. With: An Hong, Chen Shaoxiong, Ding Yi, Duan Jianyu, Thomas Fuesser, Geng Jianyi, Han Lei, Hong Hao, Hong Lei, Liu Anping, Liu Ding, Luo Yongjin, Ni Haifeng, Ielnay Oahgnoh, Shi Yong, Wang Jinsong, Wang Xingwei, Wu Shanzhuan, Xin Kedu (The New Analyst Group), Xu Tan, Yan Lei, Zhang Hai’er, Zhang Peili, Zhao Bandi, Zhao Shaoruo, Zheng Guogu, Zhuang Hui, and others. Curated by: Marianne BrouwerRead more

 

Hans van Dijk: 5000 Names at UCCA, Beijing


date datum 24 May 2014 -
10 August 2014


location locatie Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

Rediscovering the legacy of Dutch curator, scholar, and art dealer Hans van Dijk.Read more

 
,

The Part In The Story


date datum 22 May 2014 -
17 August 2014


The Part In The Story Where A Part Becomes A Part Of Something Else is a group exhibition with works by over forty artists. Playing with variation and repetition, resemblance and difference, synchronicities and slippages, this exhibition marks the end of Moderation(s), a long-term program (August 2012 – August 2014) initiated by Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam and Spring Workshop in Hong Kong. Read more

 

The Crime Was Almost Perfect


date datum 24 January 2014 -
27 April 2014


Opening: 24 January (5 – 8 PM)
‘The Crime was Almost Perfect’ is an exhibition that invokes the spirits of visual art, architecture, cinema, criminology and the modern crime genre, presenting contemporary artists who cross the bridge of art and the aesthetics of crime.Read more

 

Tulkus 1880 to 2018 by Paola Pivi


date datum 24 January 2013 -
5 May 2013


location locatie Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art

This project (a work in progress) aims to achieve a comprehensive survey of most, if not all, tulkus belonging to the various Buddhist and Bonpo schools in all the areas of the world where Tibetan Buddhism is practiced. A complete photographic archive of this kind has never before been compiled. Read more

 
,

Prompts & Triggers: Blueprints by Qiu Zhijie


date datum 26 June 2012 -
19 August 2012


location locatie Witte de With (3rd Floor)

Prompts & Triggers Act II: Blueprints – Qiu Zhijie
View the artist at work: 26 – 28 June 2012, from 12 am to 6 pm.
Opening: Thursday 28 June 2012, from 5 to 8 pm.
Shanghai Biennale Curatorial Summit: Thursday 28 June 2012, at 6 pm.Read more

 
,

PROMPTS & TRIGGERS: Meriç Algün Ringborg


date datum 26 April 2012 -
17 June 2012


location locatie Witte de With (3rd Floor)

Prompts & Triggers is a series of propositions by visual artists from across the globe that activates reflections on the notion of civilization and enables possibilities for comparative readings. Read more

 

SHORT BIG DRAMA – Angela Bulloch


date datum 21 January 2012 -
9 April 2012


location locatie Witte de With

There is more than meets the eye to Angela Bulloch’s work. Her solo exhibition SHORT BIG DRAMA at Witte de With plays with this red herring – the illusion of simplicity – and highlights the theatricality of Bulloch’s practice.Read more

 
,

Polder Cup


date datum 9 September 2011 -
11 December 2011


Polder Cup was part of the Morality project’s Between You and I, a joint project by SKOR and Witte de With which took place between the Fall of 2009 and the Fall of 2010. De Kunsthal Rotterdam show the project Polder Cup by Spanish artist Maider López untill 11 December. Read more

 

Cosima von Bonin’s Far Niente for Witte de With’s Sloth Section, Loop # 01 of the Lazy Susan Series, a Rotating Exhibition 2010 – 2011


date datum 10 October 2010 -
9 January 2011


location locatie Witte de With

Exhibition At Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, Cosima von Bonin presents an exhibition around the notion of sloth and fatigue. With her typical laconic humor, von Bonin creates a constellation of new and existing works. From oversized stuffed …Read more

 

Billy Apple® Revealed / Concealed


date datum 26 June 2009 -
13 September 2009


location locatie Witte de With

The second part of Billy Apple’s exhibition, titledRevealed/Concealed, will open on Thursday 25 June. 5-8 p.m.: Opening 5 p.m.: Guided tour of the exhibition by Christina Barton (Director of Adam Art Gallery, Wellington) and Wystan Curnow (Professor, University of Auckland) …Read more

 

Liam Gillick at the German Pavilion at the 53rd Venice Biennale


date datum 7 June 2009 -
22 November 2009


location locatie Venice Biennale

Liam Gillick will be the artist presented at the German Pavilion during the 53rd Venice Biennale in 2009. The curator of the German Pavilion is Nicolaus Schafhausen, director of Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam. Liam Gillick …Read more

 

Billy Apple® A History of the Brand


date datum 30 May 2009 -
13 September 2009


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, is proud to present the major solo exhibition of Billy Apple®, comprising two parts, A History of the Brand (31 May – 13 September) and Revealed/Concealed (26 June – 13 September). In addition to this …Read more

 

Edith Dekyndt


date datum 28 February 2009 -
26 April 2009


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents Agnosia, a solo exhibition by Belgian artist Edith Dekyndt (b. 1960, Ypres, Belgium). The exhibition includes adaptations of previous works as well as recent productions. Opening Friday, February 27, 5:00 pm. At 7 p.m. an interview with …Read more

 

Ian Wallace: A Literature of Images


date datum 8 November 2008 -
8 February 2009


location locatie Witte de With, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, en Kunsthalle Zurich

Witte de With is proud to present a comprehensive exhibition of Vancouver-based artist Ian Wallace, in collaboration with Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen (Düsseldorf) and Kunsthalle Zurich. Friday 7 November 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Opening 6 p.m. Autonomy vs …Read more

 

Sung Hwan Kim


date datum 13 September 2008 -
26 October 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents a solo exhibition by New York-based artist Sung Hwan Kim. Opening Friday 12 September 6 p.m. Opening 8 p.m. Sung Hwan Kim in conversation with Charles Esche Sung Hwan Kim (b. 1975, Seoul) has previously worked …Read more

 

William Hunt


date datum 13 September 2008 -
26 October 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents the first extensive solo exhibition to date of British artist William Hunt (b. 1977, London). Since his graduation in 2005 from the prestigious Goldsmiths College in London, he has garnered critical attention with his performances in …Read more

 

Saâdane Afif


date datum 13 June 2008 -
24 August 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents a solo exhibition by Saâdane Afif. The exhibition consists of new sculptures and installations, each of which is an adaptation by Afif of one of his previous works. The exhibition’s title sets the parameters for this …Read more

 

Annette Kelm


date datum 13 June 2008 -
24 August 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents a solo exhibition of new and existing works by the Berlin-based photographer Annette Kelm. Thursday 12 June Opening of the exhibition 5 p.m. Tour of the exhibition with Nicolaus Schafhausen ([email protected]). 6 p.m. Opening* With intense …Read more

 

Claire Fontaine


date datum 10 May 2008 -
8 June 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents Claire Fontaine, a Paris-based collective artist founded in 2004. Opening Friday 9 May 6 p.m. 7 p.m. Claire Fontaine in conversation with Lars Bang Larsen (writer and critic). Download MP3 (64 MB) Taking her name from a …Read more

 

Gareth Moore


date datum 3 April 2008 -
4 May 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents Gareth Moore’s exhibition As a Wild Boar Passes Water. This comprises a new film and multi-part installation inspired by the work of Viktor Schauberger (1885 – 1958). Opening Wednesday 2 April, 6 p.m. 7 p.m. Gareth Moore …Read more

 

Geoffrey Farmer


date datum 3 April 2008 -
1 June 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents the major solo exhibition in Europe of the work of Geoffrey Farmer, following his survey currently on display at Montreal’s Musée d’art contemporain. Opening Wednesday 2 April, 6 p.m. 7 p.m. Geoffrey Farmer and Gareth Moore …Read more

 

Keren Cytter


date datum 1 March 2008 -
30 March 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents three films by Keren Cytter: Something Happened (2007, 8 min), Der Spiegel (2007, 4 min) and Nightmare(2007, 7min). In addition, Cytter’s feature-length film New Age (2007, 75 min) will be screened during the opening and on Saturday 15 March at …Read more

 

Manon de Boer


date datum 25 January 2008 -
24 February 2008


location locatie Witte de With

Manon de Boer’s work analyzes the possibilities of film in visual art. She often challenges the conventions and assumptions of the documentary genre. Drawn to individuals with unusual personal histories, she creates intimate portraits that question their own veracity, revealing …Read more

 

Liam Gillick: Three perspectives and a short scenario


date datum 19 January 2008 -
24 March 2008


location locatie Witte de With (Rotterdam), Kunsthalle Zürich (Zurich), Kunstverein München (Munich), Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago)

Witte de With is delighted to present Liam Gillick’s first solo exhibition in the Netherlands. Liam Gillick’s exhibition at Witte de With is the starting point of a year-long, mid-career retrospective which is also a collaboration between four international art …Read more

 

Isa Genzken


date datum 10 June 2007 -
21 November 2007


location locatie Venice Biennale

Witte de With’s director Nicolaus Schafhausen is appointed as curator for the German contribution to the 52nd Venice Biennale, he chose to show Isa Genzken (b. 1948, Bad Oldesloe, Germany) to represent Germany. Schafhausen explained this choice by stating that …Read more

 

Tris Vonna-Michell


date datum 20 May 2007 -
19 August 2007


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents the first solo exhibition in the Netherlands of Tris Vonna-Michell. With his energetic performances, Tris Vonna-Michell (b. 1982, Rochford, UK) adds a whole new chapter to the age-old tradition of storytelling. His performances function as chapters …Read more

 

Chloe Piene


date datum 3 March 2007 -
6 May 2007


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With presents the first solo exhibition in the Netherlands of Chloe Piene (Stamford, USA, 1972). Opening Friday March 2, 5 p.m. Chloe Piene is known for her intense and powerful work. Since the late 1990s, she has been …Read more

 

Brian Jungen


date datum 2 December 2006 -
11 February 2007


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With is delighted to present Canadian artist Brian Jungen’s solo exhibition this winter, his first on such a large scale in Europe. Building upon his major survey exhibition organized by the Vancouver Art Gallery, Witte de With will …Read more

 

Street: behind the cliché


date datum 9 September 2006 -
19 November 2006


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With is pleased to present the thematic group exhibitionStreet: behind the cliché. Open from 9 September until 19 November 2006, it features work in a range of media by 28 international artists. In a city, the street can …Read more

 

Tue Greenfort


date datum 24 June 2006 -
6 August 2006


location locatie Witte de With

Tue Greenfort (b. Holbäk, Denmark, 1973) seeks out hidden corners, non-places where the boundary between “nature” and “culture” are blurred. This summer Tue Greenfort will present several existing works at Witte de With, alongside two new pieces. Witte de With …Read more

 

Mathias Poledna


date datum 28 April 2006 -
11 June 2006


location locatie Witte de With

Witte de With opens its new season under the direction of Nicolaus Schafhausen with two exhibitions: the thematic group exhibition Don Quijote and the first solo exhibition in the Netherlands of Mathias Poledna. Friday April 28, 3 p.m., press conference followed by …Read more

 

Peter Piller Archives


date datum 19 November 2005 -
8 January 2006


location locatie Witte de With

The German artist Peter Piller gives photographs from newspapers and archives a second lease of life. What is perceived as boring or monotonous at first glance proves to be a treasure trove that contains undiscovered relationships and exciting meanings. Piller, …Read more

 

Bernadette Corporation


date datum 19 November 2005 -
8 January 2006


location locatie Witte de With

From 19 November, 2005, to 8 January, 2006, Witte de With will present Bernadette Corporation’s first solo exhibition in the Netherlands. Opening November 18, 2005, 5.30 p.m. Since 1994 the anonymous international group of artists that use the Bernadette Corporation …Read more

 

Lukas Einsele – One Step Beyond


date datum 27 January 2005 -
27 March 2005


location locatie Witte de With

In his project One Step Beyond (OSB), www.one-step-beyond.de, Lukas Einsele has been researching the worldwide phenomenon of the landmine, its victims and its relation with the social and physical environment. Einsele traveled together with photographer Andreas Zierhut to minefields and other areas …Read more

 

Life, Once More


date datum 27 January 2005 -
27 March 2005


location locatie Witte de With

Guest curator: Sven Lütticken These days, the term “reenactment” usually refers to live reconstructions of historic events, often of a military nature, performed by hobbyists. In the U.S., there are many enthusiasts (primarily men) who take part in Civil War …Read more

 

Peter Friedl – Out of the Shadows


date datum 7 November 2004 -
9 January 2005


location locatie Witte de With

OUT OF THE SHADOWS is the result of an aesthetic research by Peter Friedl focussing on the political and socio-historical situation in Cyprus.Out of the shadows is part of the visual art program Who if not we?? ofThinking Forward, the cultural …Read more

 

Time Suspended


date datum 7 November 2004 -
9 January 2005


location locatie Witte de With

A project by Herman Asselberghs, Els Opsomer, Pieter Van Bogaert, in collaboration with Ann Clicteur. In November 2002, three artists and critics from Brussels journeyed to Palestine for a ten-day visit. The knowledge they possessed about the unresolved conflict between …Read more

 

Yto Barrada, A Life Full of Holes


date datum 27 June 2004 -
22 August 2004


location locatie Witte de With

Even a life full of holes, a life of nothing but waiting, is better than no life at all. A Life Full of Holes, Driss Ben Hamed Charhadi, 1964 Even in its collapse, the colonial dream has left us the heritage …Read more

 

Indonesia under Construction


date datum 27 June 2004 -
22 August 2004


location locatie Witte de With

An Encounter The Netherlands and Indonesia are inextricably connected because of their history. Many Dutch people and Indonesians still have personal memories of the direct links with the colonial society that the Netherlands imposed on Indonesia. Karel Doing and Lulu …Read more

 

Alison and Peter Smithson


date datum 4 April 2004 -
13 June 2004


location locatie Witte de With

Striving to adapt the progressive ideas of the pre-war modern movement to the specific human needs of post-war reconstruction, Alison and Peter Smithson were among the most influential and controversial architects of the latter half of the twentieth century. Witte …Read more

 
,

News from Tehran 1


date datum 8 February 2004 -
29 February 2004


location locatie Witte de With

News from Tehran 1 is a project by Nasrin Tabatabai, in collaboration with Babak Afrassiabi. With the participation of: Saeideh Akbari, Kiarash Anvari, Arta group, Javad Emami, Kambiz Ghavamzadeh, Farzaneh Khademian, Pirooz Kalantari, Bahman Kiarostami, Akram Mahmoudian, Maani Petgar, and …Read more

 

Ulrike Ottinger, Bild Archive


date datum 23 January 2004 -
21 March 2004


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibition Bild Archive in Witte de With is a retrospective of Ulrike Ottinger’s photography and highlights its relationship with three of her films: Superbia ‘ The Pride (1986), Usinimage (1987) and the more recent Southeast Passage (2002). (Website sources:www.ulrikeottinger.com and www.suedostpassage.com). Ulrike Ottinger came …Read more

 
,

KIASMA Institution 2


date datum 3 December 2003 -
5 January 2004


location locatie Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland

Institution 2 is an exhibition and a seminar that posit an inquiry into the work of ten contemporary art institutions in Europe. The program is part of The Process, a sequence of exhibitions, performances, workshops, and lectures, which together form the …Read more

 

Territories


date datum 14 November 2003 -
4 January 2004


location locatie Witte de With

Acting against the current spatial conception that imagines political territory as an endless flat surface that is cut into coherent territorial units by linear borders, this project investigates the fragmentation of contemporary political space. The idea of ‘territory’ has been …Read more

 

Contemporary Arab Representations at the Venice Biennial


date datum 15 June 2003 -
2 November 2003


location locatie Venetië, Italië

Contemporary Arab Representations is a long-term project which includes meetings, publications, productions, and presentations of visuals, texts, and discourses by various authors in many different cultural venues and other places. The aim of the project is to stimulate locally based …Read more

 

Chantal Akerman, Alejandra Riera, Efrat Shvily


date datum 30 March 2003 -
21 April 2003


location locatie Witte de With

Following on from the exhibition [based upon] TRUE STORIES (24/01-30/03), the works of three artists will remain on show until April 21st in the context of the Foto Biënnale Rotterdam, and form the basis for lectures, debates and a workshop. The …Read more

 

based upon TRUE STORIES


date datum 23 January 2003 -
30 March 2003


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibition [based upon] TRUE STORIES focuses on the documentary film as one of the most fertile cinematographic and artistic forms. The exhibition is part of the special program of the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), an event that includes feature films, shorts, …Read more

 

Contemporary Arab Representations, Beirut/Lebanon


date datum 15 September 2002 -
24 November 2002


location locatie Witte de With

Contemporary Arab Representations is a long-term project which includes seminars, publications, performances and presentations of works by different authors – visual artists, architects, writers and poets – with the aim of encouraging production, circulation and exchange between the different cultural …Read more

 

David Goldblatt, Fifty-one Years


date datum 30 June 2002 -
1 September 2002


location locatie Witte de With

Curators: Corinne Diserens and Okwui Enwezor This exhibition, produced and organized by the MACBA Barcelona, is a retrospective presentation of David Goldblatt’s work. Featuring more than 200 images by the South-African photographer, the show reflects half a century of Goldblatt’s …Read more

 

The People’s Art


date datum 16 December 2001 -
24 February 2002


location locatie Witte de With, Rotterdam and Central Eléctrica do Freixo, Porto

The People’s Art is Bartomeu Marí’s farewell exhibition as director of Witte de With. In this exhibition, which includes work by twenty artists born or living in Holland, Marí reveals his perspective on Dutch art. The People’s Art was realized in …Read more

 

Squatters 1


date datum 15 July 2001 -
24 September 2001


location locatie Witte de With and Museu Serralves, Porto

As part of the Cultural Capital 2001 programs of Rotterdam and Porto, Witte de With, Museu Serralves, and Porto 2001 have invited a group of international artists to make new work which explores the city and urban space. The resulting …Read more

 

Wild Zone


date datum 25 February 2001 -
15 April 2001


A ‘wild zone’ is a refuge within the organised structure of society. It is not a marginal place, but an experimental area which develops parallel to the controlled and established relations of everyday life. The artists in the exhibition Wild Zone, Carsten …Read more

 

Museum of Contemporary African Art


date datum 25 February 2001 -
15 April 2001


location locatie Witte de With

In 1997, Meschac Gaba (Benin, 1961) launched the first sketches of his Museum of Contemporary African Art. The Museum provides an alternative to the colonial context in which western museums display African art. So far, Gaba has installed several museum departments, amongst …Read more

 

Eulàlia Valldosera


date datum 14 October 2000 -
3 December 2000


location locatie Witte de With

Since 1990, Eulàlia Valldosera (Vilafranca del Penedès, Barcelona, 1963) has created an oeuvre of unusual beauty. In her installations, crafted from light, shadow, reflection, and movement, she distils a constellation of dreamlike moments centering on the female body, domestic intimacy, …Read more

 

Strangers and Paradise


date datum 29 April 2000 -
25 June 2000


location locatie Witte de With

Strangers & Paradise offers an overview of works by Oladélé Ajiboyé Bamgboyé and features new works by Nasrin Tabatabai and Gediminas Urbonas. The exhibition of the works by Oladélé Ajiboyé Bamgboyé (Nigeria -UK) presents for the first time a large …Read more

 

Muntadas


date datum 12 September 1999 -
7 November 1999


location locatie Witte de With, Rotterdam and other locations

For many years, the artist Muntadas (Barcelona, 1942) has explored the relations between mass media and art. The exhibition in Witte de With is devoted to three works, a new work titled On Translation: The Audience, a reinterpretation of the installation Between …Read more

 

Fortuyn/O Brien


date datum 3 July 1999 -
29 August 1999


location locatie Witte de With

The city. Gondola’s, stepped gables, hot-dog sellers. Subway sounds, a dilapidated porch, the smell of a pretzel. The bakery’s orange awning, the wintry limetrees on the square, the neighbor’s morning song. None of these things matter to the city map …Read more

 

Constant – New Babylon


date datum 21 November 1998 -
10 January 1999


Guest curator Mark Wigley In 1956, the Dutch artist Constant Nieuwenhuys started working on a visionary architectural proposal for a future society; he didn’t stop for almost twenty years. Having been a co-founder of the Cobra group of artists in …Read more

 

4 RMS W VU: wallpaper, lamps and plants.NEW.


date datum 24 January 1998 -
22 March 1998


location locatie Witte de With

American artist John Baldessari realized a special project, which functioned as a framework for Home Screen Home. The walls of the exhibition spaces of Witte de With were covered with wallpaper designed by Baldessari, in combination with photographs of lamps and …Read more

 

Rita McBride


date datum 22 November 1997 -
11 January 1998


location locatie Witte de With

From 22 November 1997 through 11 January 1998, Witte de With presented Arena and National Chain, two new installations by the American artist Rita McBride. McBride’s work exists in the perimeters of art, design and architecture. In recent years, sometimes in collaboration …Read more

 

Pierre Bismuth


date datum 6 September 1997 -
26 October 1997


location locatie Witte de With

Central to the work of French artist Pierre Bismuth (1963) are perception and how perception relates to our choices and commitments. Memory and interpretations – and hence subjectivity – play a major role here. The compressed, mediated and channeled information …Read more

 

Manure, Nettles and Dandelions


date datum 7 June 1997 -
27 July 1997


location locatie Witte de With

Since June 1996, François has been working on a permanent work commissioned by the Mondriaan Stichting’s Praktijkbureau Beeldende Kunstopdrachten for the “De Kijvelanden” detention clinic in Rotterdam. In a strikingly close collaboration between the artist and the inmates, François designed …Read more

 

A New Refutation of Time


date datum 5 April 1997 -
25 May 1997


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibition A New Refutation of Time is Argentinean artist David Lamelas’s (Buenos Aires, 1946) first retrospective in Europe. At Witte de With Lamelas is presenting an overview of his photographic series, films and media installations. Three early installations, includingSituación de …Read more

 

Tacita Dean and Gerco de Ruijter


date datum 25 January 1997 -
16 March 1997


The exhibitions of Tacita Dean and Gerco de Ruijter showed two unique experiments with the camera and the medium of film. The exhibitions were associated with the 27th International Film Festival Rotterdam, which also showed a selection of Dean?s films. …Read more

 

Frederick Kiesler 1890 – 1965


date datum 23 November 1996 -
12 January 1997


location locatie Witte de With

Frederick Kiesler 1890 – 1965 was the first retrospective in The Netherlands of the oeuvre of Rumanian-American artist Frederick Kiesler (1890-1965). The exhibition presented original models, drawings, documents, photographs and writings by Kiesler. The exhibition focused in particular on his …Read more

 
,

Tony Brown – Downtime


date datum 4 September 1996 -
3 November 1996


location locatie Witte de With

Canadian artist Tony Brown (1952) investigates the technological nature of late-twentieth century society. Keeping close track of the ongoing technological developments, Brown mixes industrial robotics, computer technology, information theory, visual art, cinema and architecture to explore technology’s impact on everyday …Read more

 

Paul Thek


date datum 3 June 1995 -
8 October 1995


location locatie Witte de With, Rotterdam and other venues

The retrospective exhibition of American artist Paul Thek (1933-1988), and the accompanying monograph, functioned as a sequel to Witte de With’s Hélio Oiticica retrospective held in 1992. As the oeuvres of Thek and Oiticica had long been underestimated or generalized, …Read more

 

Voorwerk 4


date datum 25 March 1995 -
14 May 1995


location locatie Witte de With

Voorwerk 4 was the fourth exhibition in the yearly recurrent series.Voorwerk, meaning preliminary work, is Witte de With’s annual exhibition of younger artists. As a series, it seeks to provide the first substantial presentation of works by relatively unknown artists.Voorwerk …Read more

 

Allan Sekula – Fish Story


date datum 21 January 1995 -
12 March 1995


location locatie Witte de With

With the exhibition Fish Story, American artist Allan Sekula (1951) reconstructed a realist model of photographic representation, while taking a critical stance towards traditional documentary photography. Though there is a long artistic tradition of depicting harbors, ships and coastlines, few contemporary …Read more

 

Pas d’histoire, Pas d’histoire


date datum 12 November 1994 -
31 December 1994


location locatie Witte de With

Pas d’histoire, Pas d’histoire (No Story, No History) was the first large solo exhibition of Joëlle Tuerlinckx. In her works, Belgian artist Joëlle Tuerlinckx (1958) experiments with pieces of paper, paper snippets, paper balls, confetti and colored plasticine, placing them …Read more

 

Stan Douglas and Diana Thater


date datum 10 September 1994 -
30 October 1994


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibition of Stan Douglas and Diana Thater investigated the similarities and the differences between film and video. The installation, which transformed Witte de With into a megacinema, thus became an artwork in itself, playing off interior against exterior, opacity …Read more

 

Willem Oorebeek – MONOLITH, lettered rock


date datum 4 June 1994 -
24 July 1994


location locatie Witte de With

Dutch artist Willem Oorebeek’s (1953) work is grounded in techniques from the graphic arts. He utilizes different printing processes in a special manner, fully employing the printing procedure’s inherent principles of juxtaposition and stratification in order to explore the themes …Read more

 

Eugenio Dittborn – MAPA


date datum 11 December 1993 -
30 January 1994


location locatie Witte de With

Since 1984, Chilean artist Eugenio Dittborn (1943) has been making works that he calls Airmail Paintings. He begins with a large sheet of synthetic, white fabric and then prints, paints, sews, embroiders and patches his painting on this material. He then …Read more

 

What Are We Having for Dinner Tonight?


date datum 15 October 1993 -
28 November 1993


Belgian artist Jef Geys (1934) investigates the institutional function of the museum, often by assuming the role of the saboteur and infiltrator. His controversial proposal at the occasion of his exhibition at Antwerp’s Museum of Fine Arts in 1970, to …Read more

 

Michelangelo Pistoletto e la fotografia


date datum 3 April 1993 -
16 May 1993


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibition Michelangelo Pistoletto e la fotografia contributed to Witte de With’s investigation into the relationship between photography and the visual arts. The exhibition presented the first survey of Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto’s (1933) photographic work. Pistoletto is generally associated with Arte …Read more

 

Huttenlocher, Lasker, Van Merendonk


date datum 6 February 1993 -
21 March 1993


location locatie Witte de With

With Huttenlocher, Lasker, Van Merendonk, Witte de With presented an exhibition about painting. Huttenlocher, Lasker, Van Merendonk examined fine painting in a critical light and put its conventions and truisms on line. Swiss artist Britta Huttenlocher (1962), American artist Jonathan Lasker (1948) and …Read more

 

Stephan Balkenhol


date datum 12 December 1992 -
24 January 1993


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibition of German artist Stephan Balkenhol (1957) provisionally concluded Witte de With’s investigation into the depiction of the human figure and the question of mimesis in contemporary art. This inquiry began with the exhibitions by Ken Lum(in 1990), John …Read more

 

Walker Evans and Dan Graham


date datum 29 August 1992 -
11 October 1992


location locatie Witte de With and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen

The exhibition Walker Evans and Dan Graham took place at Witte de With and the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam. The two artists were considered simultaneously, yet separately, in order to bring attention to their similarities without hiding their differences. …Read more

 

Philip Akkerman – Self-Portraits


date datum 16 May 1992 -
12 July 1992


Since 1981, Philip Akkerman has applied himself to painting and drawing exclusively self-portraits. The exhibition presented 450 self-portraits, dating from 1981 until 1992, along with an archive of 676 drawings and autobiographical notebooks in which Akkerman commented on the creation …Read more

 
,

South Bronx Hall of Fame


date datum 7 December 1991 -
26 January 1992


American artist John Ahearn (Binghamton, New York, 1951) and Puerto Rican artist Rigoberto Torres (Aguadilla, 1960) collaborate in portraying everyday people. Their exhibition was part of Witte de With’s investigation into the depiction of the human figure and the question …Read more

 

Saint Clair Cemin and Jessica Stockholder


date datum 15 June 1991 -
28 July 1991


location locatie Witte de With

The exhibitions of Saint Clair Cemin and Jessica Stockholder confronted and compared two contemporary sculptural visions, that respond differently to our pluralistic culture and consumer society. Brazilian artist Saint Clair Cemin (1951) uses traditional materials such as stone, iron, wood, …Read more

 

Ken Lum


date datum 8 December 1990 -
20 January 1991


location locatie Witte de With

With the exhibition of Canadian artist Ken Lum (1956), Witte de With started an investigation into the depiction of the human figure and the question of mimesis in contemporary art. Rather than merely portraying people, Ken Lum investigates the conditions …Read more

 

Guillaume Bijl


date datum 27 January 1990 -
25 March 1990


location locatie Witte de With

Guillaume Bijl’s exhibition at Witte de With presented a survey of his installations and objects from the eighties, in the form of a shopping mall. Guillaume Bijl’s Für Garderobe keine Haftung was Witte de With’s opening exhibition. In light of the …Read more

 

The Temptation of AA Bronson


date datum 5 September 2013 17:00 -
5 January 2014


location locatie Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art

Witte de With is pleased to present ‘The Temptation of AA Bronson’. AA Bronson is both artist and curator, subject and object, in this hybrid project that includes his recent solo work, his collaborations with younger artists and works by friends, both queer and not.Read more