Flags of Wasted Lands by Laura Dubourjal
Exhibition at Eight Cubic Meters, Sint Nicolaasstraat, Amsterdam
24 September 2020 - 25 January 2021
Artist Talk on 10 December 2020, click for more info
The project Flags of Wasted Lands is a series of thirteen embroideries focusing on the portrayal of ecological disasters directly linked to human presence.
“the tannic acid in peat bogs will preserve anything, including the wearer of the Bog Jacket herself.” — Elizabeth Zimmermann
Legend, historical fact, myth and doubt gets woven into the tale of the Bog Jacket. Preserved for thousands of years in peat bogs or burial mounds, the simple pattern of the Bog Jacket persists and intrigues. A single rectangular piece of textile with two cuts a…
Gerrit Rietveld Academie's OPEN DAY 2021 takes place on 29 January 2021.
The Open Day is usually the perfect moment to wander around our buildings and have a look at all departments, including the Preparatory Course, Orientation Course and DOGtime (part-time bachelor education).
Due to the Covid-19 measures, the Open Day in January 2021 will look different than usual. The online Open Day will be …
2020's Graduates of Rietveld Academie's Fine Arts department participate in:
Het HEM, Amsterdam
4-7 March 2021
Nine art academies, a hundred and seventy-five young artists, one exhibition. For the first time in history, recently graduated art academy students from all fine arts bachelor's programmes in the Netherlands are…