/ The Comic Side of Art

Opening, 10 December 2011, 16.00 hours


Exhibition, December 11 2011 - January 15 2012

Charles Avery
Melle de Boer
Jad Fair
Johan Gustavsson
Jörg Immendorff
Martyn F. Overweel
Raymond Pettibon
Ewoud van Rijn
Josephin Ritschel
John van 't Slot
Thaddeus Strode

Curated by Eelco van der Lingen icw Melle de Boer

 An exhibition which evolves around the borderland of comics and visual arts. The gathered artists use the visual language of the comic within a contermporary arts context. In this exhibition a combination of young, local artists and internationally known heroes will be shown.

Open: Thu - Sun, 13.00 - 17.00 hours and by appointment, closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1st

 


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NestTV #1: The Comic Side of Art

 


 


Workshop, December 14 2011, 14.00 hours

Verwend Nest

During every exhibition we organise workshops on Wednesday afternoon for children between 6 and 12 years old. They look and talk about the exhibition and then make a painting, object or collage. The workshop is given by a visual artist.

Costs €40 per year to become a member of Verwend Nest, this will give access to all the Wednesday-workshops. Participation for just one workshop is €10,-.

 


Course, December 16 and 23, 2011, January 6 and 13, 2012

Drawing

During every exhibition we organise a drawing course. In four lessons you will look at the exhibition, discuss form and content of the exhibition and work on short assignments with pencil or ink on paper. These exercises provide an in-depth understanding of the art and help participants form thier own interpretations

. The course will take place in the exhibition space. More info (in Dutch) here.

Course dates December 16 and 23, 2011, January 6 en 13, 2012
on friday morning, 09.30 - 11.30 hours
Costs €60,- (four lessons, including material)

 


Panel discussion, January 12, 20.00 hours

Clash or Affair: Art & Comics

Gert Jan Pos, former intendant comics at Fonds BKVB, speaks with (comic) artists Gijs Assmann, Guido van Driel and Tim Enthoven about the border between the comics and the arts.

 


Guided tour and finissage, January 15, 15.00 hours

Uncomfortable Guided Tour

An uncomfortable guided tour by Melle, followed up by a live performance at 17:00 with final drinks.

 


  


Josephin Ritschel

 Johan Gustavsson

Raymond Pettibon

Melle de Boer


Jörg Immendorff

Martyn F. Overweel

Jad Fair

Charles Avery

Ewoud van Rijn

Thaddeus Strode

John van 't Slot




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