Screening Sol Archer

Rozenstraat is pleased to announce an ongoing collaboration with artist and film-maker Sol Archer. We open this collaboration on January 29th with a public moment of the in-progress work ‘World-Building is a Collective Enterprise’.   ‘World-Building is a Collective Enterprise’ is a moving image project filmed with groups of teenage K-POP dancers who meet and … Continued

The One Minutes – Real sur Real by Jerszy Seymour

The One Minutes will be back at Rozenstraat- a rose!   Please join us on Tuesday Jan 28 from 6pm – 8pm to celebrate a new series and their new book!   The publication ‘刹那即永恒 – One Minute is Eternal’ presents an eclectic range of propositions in how we think through the medium of moving … Continued

Performance MISS by Astrit Ismaili – part 1

‘MISS’ is a pop operette for three performers, who each interpret a music composition using their voice. The three performers represent three important historical references. The first of these is ‘The First Flower’, referencing the evolution of plants into flowering plants and the related change to their sexual reproduction processes. The second reference is Cicciolina, … Continued

Performance MISS by Astrit Ismaili – part 1

‘MISS’ is a pop operette for three performers, who each interpret a music composition using their voice. The three performers represent three important historical references. The first of these is ‘The First Flower’, referencing the evolution of plants into flowering plants and the related change to their sexual reproduction processes. The second reference is Cicciolina, … Continued

Screening Beyond Index and Q&A with Gerald van der Kaap at Kriterion

Blue Monday is a name given to a day in January (typically the third Monday of the month) claimed to be the most depressing day of the year. We’re hosting a film programme with some of the bluest (in a literal sense) films we know in order to overcome this winter depression. 2 days after … Continued

Jeffrey’s Cinema #7

IN GIRUM IMUS NOCTE ET CONSUMIMUR IGNI   1978 Directed by Guy Debord 100 minutes In French with English subtitles This is my personal favourite of all Guy Debord’s films. For this movie he didn’t shoot a frame himself, he only uses stills and clips from other films. But in doing so, with the simplest of … Continued

Artist talk Gerald van der Kaap and film critic Dana Linssen

Please note: the talk will be in Dutch   During this evening Gerald van der Kaap will discuss his multi-channel installation beyond Index, currently on show at Rozenstraat, with film critic Dana Linssen. In the form of an exhibition tour, Linssen and van der Kaap discuss the differences and similarities between the original feature film … Continued

20th Anniversary residency Chinese European Art Center

We would like to invite you to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Chinese European Art Center residency in Xiamen with us.   The residency was founded in 1999 by Ineke Gudmundsson in collaboration with the Xiamen University Art College and has since then received many Dutch and international artists. Gerald van der Kaap was … Continued

Dario Calderone – Extended Bass

DNK DAYS PRESENTS: Dario Calderone – Extended Bass Extended Bass is a project that aims to further develop certain characteristics of the double bass. Added sympathetic strings amplify the natural resonance of the instrument, making it closer to Middle Eastern traditional instruments, while a micro-amplification system resonates all those secret components of sounds belonging to … Continued

Jeffrey’s Cinema #6

SOY CUBA     1964 (I am Cuba) Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov 141 minutes In Spanish with English subtitles “Don’t avert your eyes. Look! I am Cuba. For you, I am the casino, the bar, hotels and brothels. But the hands of these children and old people are also me!“ – Yevgeni Yevtushenko This unique collaboration between Russian director Mikhail … Continued