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 […]
The Comic Side of Art10 Dec – 15 Jan 2012 / Exhibition@Nest
Exhibition, December 11 2011 – January 15 2012
Melle de Boer
Martyn F. Overweel
Ewoud van Rijn
John van ‘t Slot
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.
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 their own interpretations. The course will take […]
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.
An uncomfortable guided tour by Melle, followed up by a live performance at 17:00 with final drinks.