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NOUVEAU edition 2016-6
13-05-2016

The media attention for Constant is as diverse as the techniques he used in his art, in this month's edition (2016-6) of the women's glossy NOUVEAU an article on Constant.

June 2nd the NRC will dedicate a full spread on the exhibitions, June 20th an article on Constant and the exhibitions will appear in the New York Times.

05-01-2016

With the passing of 2015 and the arrival of 2016, we are also saying goodbye to two esteemed members of our board and welcoming two new members.

02-11-2015

In 1954 Constant designed the IJhorst table in a limted edition for Spectrum Design at the request of Martin Visser. This year Spectrum Design decided to take the IJhorst table into production again at the Dutch Design Week 2015.

Photo: Hennie de Boer

Photo: Hennie de Boer

29-10-2015

It’s been four years since the idea of a large New Babylon retrospective was conceived and a co-operation with Gemeentemuseum, Fondation Constant and Museo Reina Sofia was suggested. In those four years the exhibition grew from a suggestion into a full grown exhibition, which opened last Tuesday, October 20, 2015. And from the friendliness of the Reina Sofia staff to the passion and engagement of the audience I can only use superlatives to describe the experience.

14-10-2015

Sold for 1 Dutch guilder, with the contributors randomly listed their names spelled without capital letters, the leaflet Provo 4 offers a unique view into 1965 with an interview about New Bablyon with Constant.

Cobra works by Asger Jorn and Constant

Cobra works by Asger Jorn and Constant.
Credit 2015 Silkeborg/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, billedkunst.dk; 2015 Constant/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, c/o Pictoright Amsterdam; Asger Jorn/ Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY, billedkunst.dk; 2015 Silkeborg/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, billedkunst.dk, Genevieve Hanson, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles/New York/Tokyo

14-10-2015

Read the article here: Cobra Artists Worked With a Passionate Style to Match Their Name
By Roberta Smith, New York Times, Oct 8, 2015

12-10-2015

The clock is quickly ticking towards the opening of the largest New Babylon exhibition EVER! 150 works by Constant from all over the world will be shown at the Reina Sofia from October 21 2015 till February 29, 2016 together with two spectacular reconstructions. Last week our works arrived in Madrid with our courier and and restorer Janine van Reekum. With eight days to go till the grand opening, we are getting extremely excited looking at these photo's. Tic tac tic tac...

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.

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