Press

On this pages you find all our press releases and images:

Borealis - Life in the Woods

Jeroen Toirkens & Jelle Brandt Corstius09 mei - 23 augustus 2020
 
 The importance of forests to our planet is more apparent now than ever before. It is trees that filter our carbon emissions out of the atmosphere. Over the past four years photographer Jeroen Toirkens (b. 1971) and journalist and programme maker Jelle Brandt Corstius (1978) visited forests in the boreal zone for their Borealis...

Read more

William Wegman

Being Human
 
 5 September until 3 January 2021
 
  
 
 Many artists have a muse. Movie directors perfect their craft working repeatedly with their favourite actors, while choreographers create some of their best works for a specific dancer. In some cases, the muse is a silent partner, the object of an artist’s intense and obsessive gaze; in others the work emerges from a partnership so close that...

Read more

Eddy Posthuma de Boer

The First Photo of God
 
 18 January until 26 April 2020
 
 “I’m searching for the world as it really is.”
 
 Eddy Posthuma de Boer (1931) has been obsessed with photography since the moment he picked up his first camera more than seventy years ago. He always carries his camera with him and works mainly on the street. Together with Ed van der Elsken and Johan van der Keuken, he is one of the most...

Read more

La Soupe de Daguerre

Almost all of us take photographs every day using our smartphone. The vast majority of them are never printed, but are shared online or stored in digital form. As a result, we generally do not experience these photographs as physical objects, but as intangible images. Photos that are printed are, however, not necessarily regarded as objects either. One of the reasons for this is that the visual...

Read more