Camille Henrot - The Beaver Moon

Camille Henrot – The Beaver Moon

For this new commission, artist Camille Henrot drew two human-like characters and staged them as if involved in domestic activities, reminding us that exhibition spaces are the homes of artworks, and sometimes of artists as well.

Art In The Age Of...Asymmetrical Warfare

Art In The Age Of…Asymmetrical Warfare

11 September 2015 – 3 January 2016
Opening and Artist Talks: 10 September 2015, 4 pm

‘Art In The Age Of…Asymmetrical Warfare’, the third and final iteration of Witte de With’s year-long focus on the social implications of applied science as recorded through the vector of art, considers the irregular, and often uneven nature of the hybrid battlefield today.

Bit Rot - Douglas Coupland

Bit Rot – Douglas Coupland

11 September 2015 – 3 January 2016
Opening: Thursday 10 September 2015, 5 pm

Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art is proud to present Bit Rot by artist and novelist Douglas Coupland. The exhibition presents Coupland’s ‘mindscape’, combining his own work with loans from his personal collection, as well as material stemming from his recent residency at the Google Cultural Institute in Paris. An eponymous paperback collection of new and existing short stories and essays written and compiled by the artist will accompany the exhibition.

Character Is Fate

Character Is Fate

Character Is Fate, a new installation by artist Willem de Rooij, showcases an astrological birth chart Piet Mondrian had made in 1911. A special display system that relates to the solar calendar allows for the birth chart to be illuminated by the sun, best seen from 2.15 pm to 2.30 pm each day.