Stroom Invest Week 2017

11 - 15 September 2017

Public evening of talks 'How to make art public'
Wednesday 13 September 2017, 19:45 - 21:30 hrs
Location: Stroom Den Haag, Hogewal 1-9
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The PRO Invest and PRO Premium grants support young artists who recently graduated from the art academy and artists with a busy and active artistic practice respectively. The grant enables artists to develop their work, among other things through their active involvement in The Hague's art world. The annual Stroom Invest Week offers of a program of studio visits, a public evening of talks, visits to places for contemporary art in The Hague and a number of informal meetings. The goal of the Invest program is to stimulate their artistisc practice by reflecting on the work and giving the artists the opportunity to build a national and international network.

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All Artist Statements as pdf (Dutch + English)
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Gino Anthonisse (Invest)
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Kevin Bauer (Invest)
>> read Artist Statement

Channa Boon (Premium)
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Marie Civikov (Premium)
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Maurice van Es (Invest)
>> read Artist Statement

Evelien Gransjean (Invest)
>> read Artist Statement

Jip Hilhorst (Invest)
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Bram De Jonghe (Premium)
>> read Artist Statement

Ingrid Lee (Invest)
>> read Artist Statement

Christa van der Meer (Invest)
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Marit Mihklepp (Invest)
>> Lees Artist Statement

Jorrit Paaijmans (Premium)
>> read Artist Statement

Jeannette Slütter (Invest)
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Valentin Diaconov
Curator at the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia.

>> Read interview on Jegens & Tevens

Lennard Dost
Freelance curator, art critic, director Nieuwe Vide in Haarlem. +
>> Read interview on Jegens & Tevens (in Dutch)

Edward Gillman
Artist and curator Auto Italia South East in London.
>> Read interview on Jegens & Tevens

Geir Haraldseth
Artist and director Rogaland Kunstsenter, Stavanger, Norway.
>> Read interview on Jegens & Tevens

Alejandra Labastida
Associate Curator at MUAC (University Museum of Contemporary Art), Mexico City.
>> Read interview on Jegens & Tevens

Carol Yinghua Lu
Curator, director of Beijing Inside-out Art Museum, Beijing, China and contributing editor at Frieze, member advisory board of The Exhibitionist and PhD candidate in art history at the University of Melbourne. +

Azar Mahmoudian
Independent curator and researcher based in Tehran. Assistant curator of the 11th Gwangju Biennale (2016) and a lecturer on critics at Tehran Art University.

Thiago de Paula Souza
Curator and member of the 10th Berlin Biennale curatorial team based in São Paulo, Brazil.

Maarten Spruyt
Stylist and designer (including exhibition design).

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