Rozenstraat reopening in March 2018 with solo show by Grace Schwindt

Currently Rozenstraat is closed for renovations. In March we will reopen with a beautiful fresh exhibition space presenting a solo exhibition by Grace Schwindt.   Image: Grace Schwindt, Madness and Other Tales, 2016 Installation view at MARCO Vigo photo: Enrique Tourino Marcen

Performance International Village Shop – Kathrin Böhm, Wapke Feenstra & Antje Schiffers

The ‘International Village Shop’ is the work of the artist group Myvillages, founded by Kathrin Böhm (United Kingdom, 1969), Wapke Feenstra (The Netherlands, 1959) and Antje Schiffers (Germany, 1967). It is a social sculpture and distribution channel in one. The shop sells local products, and new things developed for it by villagers all over the world: frogbutter spoons from Bavaria, caravan flowerpots from Northern Ireland, fufu bowls from … Continued

AAW | Artist talk: Grace Schwindt & Eva Wittocx | Keizersgracht 253

Please note: this talk will take place at Smoke & Mirrors, Keizersgracht 253 Amsterdam   As a prelude to her solo show at the Rozenstraat, Grace Schwindt gives a talk together with Eva Wittocx during the Amsterdam Art Weekend. They will discuss the role of film and performance within the gallery context, and the history … Continued

Queer Series #3: Screening of the film Party for Freedom (2013) by Oreet Ashery

The Queer Series is back! In the first event of our new trilogy, we will join in Oreet Ashery’s Party for Freedom. In this 2013 audio-visual exploration, Ashery focuses critically and humorously on the rise of right-wing populist parties in the Netherlands; zooming in on their liberal values in regard to religion, immigration, body politics, … Continued

Performance Feiko Beckers

In this performance, alias cooking workshop, the artist argues that a disappointment need not always be an unfortunate event. It can also be a benchmark, a reference point in which one can place unconditional trust. With the help of Feiko Beckers’ imperfect instructions and impractical cooking implements, the audience is taught a number of cooking … Continued

Laika Cinema curated by Jeffrey Babcock

JACK SMITH AND THE DESTRUCTION OF ATLANTIS (2006) Directed by Mary Jordan 96 minutes In English   This is a great documentary portrait about one of the most profound artists of the last century. Jack Smith was simultaneously hailed as the founding father of performance art, was critically recognized as a master photographer, and was one … Continued

Screening Rachel Mason (Matthew Spiegelman), L.A. Raeven, Juliana Snapper

By choosing the cold as theme of his contribution Petros Panagiotis Orfanos almost reacts in a complete “Cardenasian” way to the to the exhibition “Cardena Warming Up”. The by Panagiotis Orfanos selected video’s of Rachel Mason (Matthew Spiegelman), L.A. Raeven and Juliana Snapper all have cold as starting point and they will be on view … Continued

Chen Che – Public Talk ‘Private art museums in Shanghai – from the perspective of HOW Art Museum.’

Date: Thursday 20 July 2017 Talk: 19:00-20:30 Doors open: 18:45 Location: ROZENSTRAAT, Rozenstraat 59, Amsterdam Language: English Entrance: Free Reservation required – RSVP: rsvp@mondriaanfonds.nl   The Mondriaan Fund is delighted to present, in collaboration with project space ROZENSTRAAT – a rose is a rose is a rose, a talk by Chen Che, curator of the HOW … Continued

Freek Wambacq

29 June – 15 July 2017   The first weeks of the show “Cardena Warming up” were an insight in the entire oeuvre of the artist and included a lot of archival material. For the coming period the focus will be mainly on Cardena’s video works. Together with the Belgian but in Amsterdam living artist … Continued

Opening Freek Wambacq

The first weeks of the show “Cardena Warming up” were an insight in the entire oeuvre of the artist and included a lot of archival material. For the coming period the focus will be mainly on Cardena’s video works. Together with the Belgian but in Amsterdam living artist Freek Wambacq the show is newly installed … Continued