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Wiel and the students interview Mark Wigley

Wiel and the students interview Mark Wigley

12-10-2015

The video registration of the Mark Wigley-Constant Dialogue at IIT is available here: LECTURE VIDEO

Beauty of the Unknown

Beauty of the Unknown

12-10-2015

A special presentation with pop up musea of work by Gerrit Rietveld, Martin Visser and Constant Nieuwenhuys and a selection from the current collection with an introduction of new designs. On the occasion of the Dutch Design Week Spectrum opens three special POP UP MUSEA. Three guest curators will create spaces with less well known work of iconic names from the Spectrum collection of the last century.

Curators
Constant Nieuwenhuys    by Ludo van Halem (Fondation Constant, Rijksmuseum)

Miro & Cobra

Miro & Cobra

12-10-2015

The beautiful exhibition Miro & Cobra opened in the Cobra museum of modern art last Friday. The exhibition brings together an amazing body of works by Miro and the Cobra members and creates a magical maze of wnder. An absolute must see

Miró & CoBrA. The Joy of Experiment
on show from 10 October 2015 to 31 January 2016.

Constant-Gewonde Duif, 1951

Constant-Gewonde Duif, 1951, Collection Stedelijk Museum

16-08-2015

We've described and photographed all Constant's work from the collection of the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, check it outt here!

Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Dutch Culture USA
07-08-2015

The idea first came up during the Tefaf of 2014  and now we are proud to present: Constant at the Dean's Lecture Series at IIT!
WED, SEPT 16, 6:30 P.M.

MARK WIGLEY, Constant Niewenhuys’ Biographer, LUDO VAN HALEM, Curator of 20th Century Art, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, TRUDY VAN DER HORST, wife of Constant and founder/board member of Fondation Constant, WIEL ARETS, Dean of IIT Architecture, in a Dialogue on “New Babylon”.

Photograph of Eugène Brands, 1947

Photograph of Eugène Brands, 1947© Frits Lemaire / Maria Austria Instituut, Photo: Frits Lemaire

05-08-2015

Blum & Poe, New York: September 9 – October 17, 2015
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles: November 5 – December 23, 2015

Plattegrond van de gele sector, 1959
23-07-2015

Check out the new additions to the website: all drawings from the Collection Gemeentemuseum Den Haag!
CHECK THEM OUT HERE!

Ludo van Halem, Mark Wigley, Hans den Hartog Jager, Art Basel 2015

Ludo van Halem, Mark Wigley, Hans den Hartog Jager, Art Basel 2015

26-06-2015

Mark Wigley, Author of Constant’s New Babylon: The Hyper-Architecture of Desire, Princeton &
Ludo van Halem, Curator 20th centurt Rijksmuseum & Curator for ‘Constant and the European avant-garde 1950 – 1960' at Cobra Museum, Amstelveen
Moderator: Hans den Hartog Jager, Art Critic and Writer, Amsterdam
Art Basel-Salon, Thursday, June 18, 2015
Salon Art Basel 2015

Constant working on Ovoid Construction, 1957

Constant working on Ovoid Construction, 1957

18-06-2015

MutulArt.com brings an interesting article about Utopian (and Dystopian) art works at Art Basel, in which Constant's New Babylon has not gone unnoticed.

Alexander Gray Associates, New York presenting work by Siah Armajani

Alexander Gray Associates, New York presenting work by Siah Armajani.

17-06-2015

Walking around the fair certain Features really caught our eyes:

1. T11 Alexander Gray Associates, New York presenting work by Siah Armajani.

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