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Alexis Blake winner of Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2021

Alexis Blake winner of Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2021

On Tuesday November 30th Alexis Blake received the Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2021 from demissionary Minister van Engelshoven of Education, Culture and Science. Blake received this award for her performance Rock to jolt [ ] stagger to ash. The award comes with a 40.000 euro cash prize and a work period at an artist at residency of choice.

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03|12 22|12 December Bookshop: The Book as Art and Vision by Jap Sam Books

03|12 22|12 December Bookshop: The Book as Art and Vision by Jap Sam Books

Jap Sam Books is honoured to announce our collaboration with SIxtyEight Art Institute and Really Simple Syndicate press. Together with Denisa Tomkova, curator and research fellow from SixtyEight Art Institute (Copenhagen, DK) we curated a bookshop and an exhibition.

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02|12 05|12 Time Encircled: Rody Luton Book and exhibition at puntWG

02|12 05|12 Time Encircled: Rody Luton Book and exhibition at puntWG

On the occasion of the release of Rody Luton's new publication Rody Luton. The Encircled there will be an exhibition at puntWG in Amsterdam. New paintings and photo works of the artist will be on show between December 2nd and December 5th. 

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November 13 opening Prix de Rome 2021 exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum

November 13 opening Prix de Rome 2021 exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum

November 13th opens the the Prix de Rome 2021 exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum. The four nominated artists, Mercedes Azpilicueta, Alexis Blake, Silvia Martes and Coralie Vogelaar will present new work that they have made especially for the exhibition.

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12.09.2021 Programme Essay Vistas of Modernity

12.09.2021 Programme Essay Vistas of Modernity

The program explored the historical context and present vocabularies of urgent debates regarding the inclusiveness of art institutions such as museums and contemporary art spaces. Invited guests responded to the essay by Rolando Vázquez/, featuring a keynote lecture by Professor Gloria Wekker and moderation by Nancy Jouwe.

The livestream of this afternoon is available at the Youtube Channel of Kunstinstituut Melly   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsdAzi-nj6Umet

 

 

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02.09.2021 - Book launch A Colour Has Many Layers. Liesbeth Piena

02.09.2021 - Book launch A Colour Has Many Layers. Liesbeth Piena

A Colour Has Many Layers. Liesbeth Piena
3 – 5 September 2021 
Public Opening exhibition, Mini Galerie, temporary exhibition location: Oetewalerstraat 73 in Amsterdam

Opening 2 September: 18-21h, book release at 19h 

Jap Sam Books  proudly presents the new publication A Colour Has Many Layers. Liesbeth Piena on the occasion of the granting of the Sieger White Award to Liesbeth Piena and the opening of her solo exhibition at Mini Galerie. 

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