ACTIVIST THREADS. a lecture by Christel Vesters, curator of the exhibition Interwoven Histories

In the last week of the exhibition INTERWOVEN HISTORIES presents two events dedicated to the interweaving of the interweaving of art, textile and histories of oppression, resistance and emancipation.   Almost every history of struggle and emancipation has textile threads running through its folds; some outspoken and visible, like textile banners carrying messages of protest; others … Continued

PERFORMANCE by Mounira Al Solh i.c.w. Jana Saleh

‘The public is outside the tent and can only see the shadows of my projections, hear my voice and the playing and sound interventions of Jana that guide the rythm of the performance. The performance is a text I wrote based, first of all, on my quotidian interpretations of the old names of the hours … Continued

Untitled Ceremony #16 Béatrice Balcou

ROZENSTRAAT is proud to announce Untitled Ceremony #16 Béatrice Balcou, a presentation organised in collaboration with Tlön Projects.   Tlön Projects invites curators, artists, authors and thinkers to enter into a dialogue with and develop innovative, noteworthy presentations of works on the basis of their imaginary collection or “museum without walls” at different locations. French … Continued

Nick Huls in conversation with Rainbow Soulclub about Ubuntu

“The individual is not complete without the other,” says Mogobe Ramose. According to the South African philosopher, Western thinking has degenerated into self-interest and greed. Instead, we should strive for connection and justice. In short, to Ubuntu.     During his guest lectures in South Africa, Nick Huls, emeritus professor of sociology of law in … Continued

Jeffrey’s Cinema #10

      The Vampires of Poverty, 1977 (Agarrando Pueblo) Directed by  Luis Ospina 28 minutes In Spanish with English subtitles   The Vampires of Poverty can be regarded as a satirical examination on the opportunism of “poverty-porn”. Masqueraded as a documentary, this Columbian film follows a team of filmmakers roaming the streets of Cali … Continued

old love/new love walk with Robin Waart

old love/new love walk on Saturday, July 3 at 11:30 AM    We are happy to invite you for a special walk on Saturday the 3rd of July at 11:30 AM organized in collaboration with rongwrong and lead by artist Robin Waart.   The walk opens up his current project old love/new love by physically connecting rongwrong and ROZENSTRAAT … Continued

Wees Mimosa Govert Visser & Rainbow Soulclub in conversation with Chief Government Architect Floris Alkemade

Event: On July 1 between 2 and 4pm Wees Mimosa Govert Visser & Rainbow Soulclub will have a conversation (in Dutch) with Chief Government Architect Floris Alkemade   Chief Government Architect Floris Alkemade argues in his book The Future of the Netherlands that our contemporary prosperity has taken such an unimaginable flight that every change is first of … Continued

Jeffrey’s Cinema #8

The film starts at 5pm Limited seating, please register via Face mask required   TRIBUTE TO MAYA DEREN   Born in Russia, in what is now the Ukraine, Eleonora Derenkowska came to the United States in 1922. At first she became a leading activist in the local socialist movement. She believed in alternatives and … Continued

Jeffrey’s Cinema #9

EDEN AND AFTER   1970 (L’Éden et après) Directed by Alain Robbe-Grillet 96 minutes In French with English subtitles   The film starts at 5pm Limited seating, please register via Face mask required   Welcome to the surreal world of Alain Robbe-Grillet, haunting images of shattered beauty, sado-masochism, poetry, and subversion. For Robbe-Grillet it is impossible … Continued

Artist talk by Rosa Johanna

Rosa Johanna is mainly known for her abstract, grid-based paintings. In 2020 however, she presents her first edit of Shorts, a compilation made from a series of 300 short films (30 sec each), recorded by mobile devices in different countries during the last four years. This Saturday September 26 at 3.30 pm Rosa will elaborate on Shorts [edit 1] (2020) for a limited audience. Please send us … Continued