6 Sep – 3 Nov 2019



The exhibition MYBODY.COM reflects on the body as a battlefield of power structures.

7 Oct – 3 Nov 2019

The Future Body

Nest@Fit For Free

In collaboration with The Rodina, Nest has developed the elective course ‘The Future Body’ for Fine Arts students at the KABK. A selection of the video works will be presented for two months on the workout equipment at the Fit For Free gym.

16 Oct 2019

Verwend Nest


Doe een keer per maand mee aan een leuke workshop op woensdagmiddag, speciaal voor Verwende Nesten.

23 Oct 2019

Verwend Nest / The Enchantment Special


Experiment with various materials and techniques to create your unique sports shoe prototype for in outer space. What requirements does it have to fulfill? You have to think about this, because everything works differently in space!

2 Nov 2019    10:00

Hidden Gym Workout – SOUL


During MYBODY.COM Hidden Gym organises three tailor-made workouts around Body, Mind & Soul.

15 Nov – 5 Jan 2020

7 year old me


Wim T. Schippers & Daniël van Straalen Guest curators: Melchior Jaspers & Julia Mullié The sensitivity towards language, humour and the banality of the everyday are central topics in the exhibition 7 year old me. Nest shows Wim T. Schippers and Daniël van Straalen in a unique collaboration. In a playful, but serious manner, they […]


27 Mar 2011    16:00



Nest coordinator and art historian Marijn Ottenhof gives the tour, talks about the work and talks to the public. In an informal atmosphere they discuss what there is to see and what it’s all about at The Spur of the Moment. (free)

5 Mar – 10 Apr 2011

The Spur of the Moment


Exhibition March 6 – April 10 2011 Ghislain Amar David Bade / Yair Callender / Vincent Both Koen Delaere Tobias Hoffknecht Bas van den Hurk Charlott Markus David Ostrowski Michail Pirgelis Remco Torenbosch Femke de Vries Sjoerd Westbroek Jan Van Woensel “Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke.” Hermann Hesse  “Ever since the […]

13 Feb 2011    16:00



Nest curator Mandy Prins gives the tour, talks about the work and talks to the audience. In an informal atmosphere they discuss what is to be seen and what Urban Expressionism is all about. (free)

27 Jan 2011    20:00

Urban Talk


With NAi curator Saskia van Stein, conservator Dolf de Maar, Cube House resident Kras Bocklandt, Floating island designer Arie Taal and residents of a self-designed house; Joris Brouwers and Nicky Zwaan.

23 Jan 2011    16:00



Nest coordinator Marijn Ottenhof gives the tour, talks about the work and talks to the audience. In an informal atmosphere they discuss what there is to see and what Urban Expressionism is all about. (Free)

15 Jan – 20 Feb 2011

Urban Expressionism


Exhibition, January 16 – February 20 2011 Ellen Ter Beek Thijs Ebbe Fokkens André Kruysen Romain Pellas Urs Pfannenmüller Rob Voerman Eelco Cornelis de Vries Curated by Eelco van der Lingen icw André Kruysen  In Urban Expressionism seven artists use ordered and architectural structures for the production of their work. The visual rhythm that comes […]

9 Dec – 10 Dec 2010

The Eye Codex of the Monochrome


Navid Nuur -The Eye Codex of the Monochrome The starting point of a new phase in the ever growing body of work of Navid Nuur, in which he studies the visual qualities of ‘the Monochrome’. Nuur ignores the art-theoretical perception on the work of people like Turrel, Rothko and Kapoor and dissects the monochrome on […]

25 Nov 2010

In Pursuit


One Nest Stand #5, November 25 2010, 20.00 hours Frank Maximilian Heiser Catinka Kersten Pia Louwerens Daniel van Straalen Marline van der Eijk Victor Yudaev Silben de Jonge Malyssa ten Hove Evelien Gransjean Aghlaja Mast In Pursuit (of Tracks, Traces and Transformations) 10 students from the Royal Academy of Arts show their interpretation of the […]

17 Nov 2010

Melle Smets and Joost Conijn


(Nederlands) Melle Smets en Joost Conijn gaan in gesprek met Alexander Mayhew, auteur van het essay Professional Tourism.

11 Nov 2010

Tracking Art with Marisa Polin


An international art evening with a guided tour and a public discussion by Marisa Polin.
Before and after the tour there will be time to enjoy a glass of wine.

28 Oct 2010

Esther Kokmeijer and Maarten Vanden Eynde


(Nederlands) Esther Kokmeijer en Maarten Vanden Eynde praten over hun werk en gaan in gesprek met Jaring Dürst Britt.

9 Oct – 21 Nov 2010

Tracks, Traces and Transformations


Exhibition, October 9 – November 21 2010 Patrick Corillon (BE) Maarten Vanden Eynde (BE) Christoph Fink (BE) Esther Kokmeijer (NL) Richard Long (UK) Simon Starling (UK) Curated by Eelco van der Lingen icm Esther Kokmeijer A project on art directly related to movement. Constantly changing perspectives are transformed by the artists into collections and narratives, […]

4 Sep 2010



Museumnacht at Nest

7 Aug – 4 Sep 2010



Exhibition, July 1 – August 5 2012 Dodo Albrecht Jip Canneman DCR Gueststudios Arnoud Dijkstra Tawhida Engelenburg Caroline Grijsen Janneke Hendriks René Jansen Joncquil Nieke Koek Johan van Kreij André Kruysen Thomas van Linge Rozemarijn Lucassen Willem Marijs Andries Micke Sarina Missot Motoko Frank van Munster Navid Nuur Malou Osendarp Erla van der Pauw Perceptor […]

26 Jun – 24 Jul 2010

Asian Invasion


Exhibition, June 26 – July 24 2010 Hikaru Miyakawa (JP) Hanae Utamura (JP) Yann Vanderme (FR) Takayuki Yamamoto (JP) Jessica de Boer (NL) Angeline Dekker (NL) Floris Kruidenberg (NL) Clara Palli Monguilod (ES) Magdalena Pilko (AT) Marisa Polin (MX) Artist/curator Hikaru Miyakawa has traveled with Japanse Artists Takayuki Yamamoto and Hanae Utamura to The Hague. […]

17 Jun 2010

Bregje van Woensel and Jeroen Jongeneel

Artist Talk@Nest

Curator Bregje van Woensel and artist Jeroen Jongeleen speak about the relation between creation and destruction in graffiti, and the need for the destruction of the status quo within society.

11 Jun 2010

Hug Haag


(Nederlands) Introductie van de kunstenaars van Asian Invasion (with a hint of frenchness) tijdens een informele presentatie van hun werk.

6 May 2010

Ad van Denderen and Ronald Rijnders

Artist Talk@Nest

Destruction of, by and in the human being. Photojournalist Ad van Denderen will show how he is confronted with destruction through his photography. Psychiatrist Ronald Reijnders of the Pieter Baan Centre will speak about destructive human behaviour.

1 May – 20 Jun 2010

Appetite for Destruction


Exhibition, May 1 – June 20 2010 Gert Jan Kocken (NL) Ujin Lee and Tom Edwards (Aus) Zeger Reyers (NL) David Rickard (UK) Keiko Sato (NL/JPN) Kris Vleeschouwer (BE) Bram Vreven (NL/BE) Aeneas Wilder (JPN/UK) Curated by Eelco van der Lingen icw Bram Vreven Appetite for Destruction looks at the positive use of destruction. Ripping, crushing, splitting […]

1 May – 20 Jun 2010

Scherven brengen geluk


(Nederlands) Bij de tentoonstelling Appetite for Destruction organiseert Nest een aantal workshops, speciaal voor kinderen.

1 Apr 2010

Down to Earth


Mattijs van den Bosch Peter Cleutjens Kinke Kooi Wouter van Riessen Daphne Rosenthal Monique Scuric Marcoen Vermeulen In Down to Earth Wouter van Riessen presents his own work next to the work of artists from his close environment. On this evening Van Riessen will converse with participating artists. It is about the ‘reading’ of art […]

12 Feb – 14 Mar 2010

Texture Maps


Exhibition, February 12 – March 14 2010 Eelco Brand Robbie Cornelissen Robert Overweg Rafaël Rozendaal Oscar Stegehuis Michiel van der Zanden Curated by Eelco van der Lingen icw Oscar Stegehuis  Young contemporary artists have grown up with worlds made out of pixels and polygons. In this show six artists present work in which the visual […]

11 Dec 2009

Hans den Hartog Jager


Hans den Hartog Jager talks about the importance of context, the status and name of an artist.

10 Dec 2009

One Mohr Time


Mariëlle Buitendijk Sibylle Eimermacher Freya Eshuijs Jobbe Holtes Maria Jager Annegret Kellner Mina Minov Maartje Overmars Julie van der Scheer Aldwin van de Ven Franzis Wiese Eleven alumni of the three departments of the Frank Mohr institute have been invited by Leo Delfgaauw. Leo Delfgaauw, former citycurator of The Hague and curator of The Pont […]

26 Nov 2009

(Nederlands) Paulien Oltheten


Sorry, this entry is only available in Dutch. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. In haar foto’s en video’s richt Paulien Oltheten zich op ogenschijnlijk eenvoudige gebaren, houdingen en gewoontes en trekt ze ze uit de […]


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