Opening: Gerald van der Kaap

Gerald van der Kaap – Beyond Index
22 November 2019 – 18 January 2020


On the occasion of his solo-exhibition at ROZENSTRAAT – a rose is a rose is a rose, Gerald van der Kaap has created a remix of his well-received experimental feature film Beyond Index (2017) which will be shown as a multichannel video-installation.


Gerald van der Kaap is an Amsterdam-based artist who is regarded as one of the true pioneers Dutch new media art. His  work has been subject of numerous exhibitions including two solo shows at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Tate Modern, London; Art Institute, Chicago; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Museum Ludwig, Cologne and Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangdong.


Beyond Index has been made in collaboration with Jia Zhangke’s team, Yu Lik-Wai and Joewi Verhoeven. The music is composed by ÂME (Kristian Rädle & Frank Wiedemann.


The project has been generously supported by the Mondriaan Fund and Het Nederlands Filmfonds.


Image: Gerald van der Kaap, Still from BEYOND INDEX (Fang jumps into the void), 2017-2019, six screen installation, 2K video transferred to high definition, 12.1 surround sound.
Courtesy by the artist and HERO, Amsterdam