The Comic Side of Art

10 Dec – 15 Jan 2012   /   Exhibition@Nest

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.


Verwend Nest

14 Dec 2011    14:00   /   Kinderworkshop@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 […]


16 Dec 2011    14:00   /   Workshop@Nest

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 […]

Clash or Affair: Art & Comics

12 Jan 2012    20:00   /   Lezing@Nest

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.

Uncomfortable Guided Tour

15 Jan 2012    15:00   /   Finissage & Rondleiding@Nest

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

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