Public talk Stroom Invest Conference 2013

Wednesday 11 September 2013, 20:00 hrs
Location: Stroom Den Haag, Hogewal 1-9, The Hague
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Language: English

For the sixth time Stroom Den Haag has invited a group of artists/curators for the annual Stroom Invest Conference. On 11 September they will talk with Arno van Roosmalen about their ideas, ideals, motives and the choices they have to make. This evening is part of a conference for artists and curators from The Netherlands and abroad, organized by Stroom Den Haag in concurrence with the Invest Subsidies awarded by Stroom each year.

The PRO Invest subsidy is a grant for young, recently graduated artists helping them in the further development of their career and stimulating their active participation in the art scene in The Hague. This conference also comprises a private program of studio visits, presentations, and informal meetings.

The artists who received the Stroom PRO Invest in 2012 and take part in the Invest Conference 2013 are:
- Ivan Henriques
- Matteo Marangoni
- Esther Nienhuis
- Ejderkan A. Tastekin
- Karine Versluis
- Jan Wattjes

This year Stroom invited the following artists/curators:
- Roel Arkesteijn (curator Het Domein, Sittard)
- Andreas Brøgger (curator Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen)
- Liliane Dewachter (head of presentations, curator
M HKA, Antwerp)
- Isobel Harbison (critic, independent curator, London)
- Albert Heta (artist, curator/artistic director Stacion, Prishtina
- Sophie Legrandjacques (director, curator Le Grand Café, St. Nazaire

Survey Stroom Invest Program 2007-present

Studio visit with Melissa Cruz Garcia during Invest Conference 2012
photo: Adnan Yildiz (detail)
Studio visit with Lilian Kreutzberger during Invest Conference 2012
photo: Adnan Yildiz