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Prix Nights are organised as part of the Prix de Rome 2011 Visual Arts Exhbition. Please join us on the 19 May for a Prix Night with Pilvi Takala, Fl, 1981, who was recently described as ‘a rule breaker’ by Elena Filipovic. Pilvi Takala introduces her prolific practice and presents recent works.
Pilvi Takala will be in conversation with visual artist and former Prix de Rome jury member Tiong Ang who is this year's curator of Kaap, an exhibition of contemporary art consisting of new work made for the whole family which will open on the 29th of May at Fort Ruigenhoek close to Utrecht. Pilvi Takala participates in this exhibition with a challenging new installation providing a large amount of two euro coins as building material for children.
Prix de Rome 2011 Visual Arts Exhibition
SMART Project Space
8 May - 24 July 2011
Opening reception 7 May 2011, 19.00 hrs
The Prix de Rome exhibition features new work by the four shortlisted artists, Priscila Fernandes, Ben Pointeker, Pilvi Takala and Vincent Vulsma, shown alongside works from the long list nominees Gwenneth Boelens, Mark Boulos, Petra Stavast, Edward Clydesdale Thomson, Guido van der Werve and Katarina Zdjelar.
Opening reception 7 May 2011, 19.00 hrs | Afterparty with Aardvarck + Juha - 03....00 hrs.
Celebrate in the company of former PdR artists twisting tunes - Desiree Dolron, Jan van de Pavert, Thomas Manneke, Claire Harvey + Nicoline van Harskamp, Jozef van der Heijden, David Haines and Una Henry. Followed by Amsterdam phenomena Aardvarck and Juha - till late!
The winning artist will be announced at a celebratory event on 9th June 2011. The Prix de Rome award is €85,000 with €45,000 going to the winner, €20,000 to the second prize and €10,000 each for the other shortlisted artists. The winner will be decided by a jury whose members are, Pedro Cabrita Reis (Artist); Sung Hwan Kim (Artist); Wendelien van Oldenborgh (Artist); Silke Otto – Knapp (Artist); Adam Szymczyk (Curator, writer, Director Kunsthalle Basel); Els van Odijk (Director Rijksakademie, Secretary Prix de Rome): the jury is chaired by Hendrik Driessen (Director of Museum De Pont in Tilburg).
SMART Project Space
Arie Biemondstraat 105-113
NL-1054 PD Amsterdam
Scream - an exhibition about fear
7.5. - 2.10.2011
Arne Borgan (NO), Ella Tillema (SE), Emil Holmer (SE), Erik Olofsen (NL), Fredrik Strid (SE), Heli Ryhänen (FIN), Jette Hye Jin Mortensen (DEN), Joakim Allgulander (SE), Jonas Livröd (SE), Jukka Korkeila (FIN), Jukka Vikberg (FIN), Jyrki Riekki (FIN), Lars Brunström (SE), Leif Holmstrand (SE), Marco Evaristti (DEN), Marcus Copper (FIN), Mathias Kristersson (SE), Matti Kalkamo (FIN), Michael Kirkham (ENG), Mikael Ericsson (SE), Nadja Bournonville (SE), Pilvi Takala (FIN), Ragnhild Ohma (NO), Ricard (SE), Roland Person (SE), Sverre Bjertnæs (NO), Thale Vangen (NO), Tilda Lovell (SE), Veronica Brovall (SE), Volker Sieben (D)
Curator: Göran Green
Kjersti Andvig (NO), Páll Haukur Björnsson (ISL), Conny Blom (SE), Alessandra Di Pisa (SE), Sara-Vide Ericson (SE), Klas Eriksson (SE), Ivan Galuzin (NO), Tamar Guimaraes (DK), Gustav Hellberg (SE), Eva Isleifsdottir (ISL), Elin Magnusson (SE), Jumana Manna (NO) & Roxy Fahrat (SE), NUG (SE), Hanna Ojamo (SF), Kristian Skylstad (NO), Pilvi Takala (SF), Sören Thilo Funder (DK), Theis Wendt (DK), Danh Vo (DK) and YKON.
Curator: Martin Schibli
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