Press

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Piet Mondrian

Life and Work Beyond Black and White 14 Jan - 21 May 2023 Piet Mondrian was keenly aware that photography is a powerful means of presenting yourself. It is striking that, in the numerous professional photographs taken of him throughout his career, he always seems to be posing. For example, he was once photographed in his studio in Amsterdam in a pensive pose, sitting on his bed, reading a book. In...

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Arko Datto

14 Jan - 21 May 2023 As a resident of Kolkata, the Indian photographer Arko Datto feels the threat of climate change every day and fears for his future. In the nearby Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna Delta, the ground is slowly but surely disappearing from under the people’s feet. Their houses are being carried away by the sea, which is claiming more and more land. The effects of the climate crisis are...

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Iris Sikking appointed new curator at the Fotomuseum Den Haag

The appointment of Iris Sikking enriches the team of curators at the Fotomuseum Den Haag. Together with fellow curator Willemijn van der Zwaan, Sikking will be responsible for the exhibitions programme and the photography collection. Curator Wim van Sinderen will retire at the beginning of 2023. Sikking has many years of experience as a freelance photography curator, lecturer and writer and was...

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Judith Joy Ross

Portraits of America 26 November 2022 - 26 March 2023 This autumn, Fotomuseum Den Haag presents the largest survey to date of Judith Joy Ross (born 1946), regarded as one of the greatest portrait photographers in America. The exhibition features a selection of more than 150 prints, drawn from the photographer’s archive of work over the past fifty years. Ross’s portraits are characterised by soft...

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