Driessens & Verstappen

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions and Events

Out There #2
video art, new media and photography on landscapes in public space
exhibition: February 5 to March 8, 2015, from 6 to 11 pm
location: Wilhelmina Pier, Rotterdam
artists: Nicolas Provost, Geert Mul, Hiraki Sawa, Driessens & Verstappen, Hans Op de Beeck, Michael Najjar, Jacco Olivier a.o.
organisation: Viewmaster Maastricht icw Nederlands Fotomuseum Rotterdam
on-line info: website Out There
New Horizons, The Art Behind Games
Next-Gen Art Event about the fruitful interaction between art and the gaming industry.
exhibition: November 21, 2014 to February 15, 2015
location: Fries Museum, Wilhelminaplein 92, Leeuwarden
hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 11 am to - 5 pm, closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day
artists: Jennifer Steinkamp, Studer & Van den Berg, Broersen & Lukacs, M.C. Escher, Driessens & Verstappen, B.G. Piranesi, Cory Arcangel, Imogen Stidworthy, a.o.
on-line info: website Fries Museum
site specific artwork for 360° BRNDWR, in the tower of the former firehouse
on view: September 12, 2014 to June 30, 2015, from sunset until 11 pm
location: De Brandweer, Capucijnenstraat 21, Maastricht
organisation: Viewmaster, Maastricht
curator: Bart van den Boom
on-line info: webpage GLOW
Time Warp
intervention in public space in collaboration with Arnoud Holleman
completion: November 2003 and November 2023
location 1: interventions at W.G. Witteveenplein, Rotterdam
location 2: on-line movies at www.witteveenplein.com
commissioned by CBK (Center for Fine Arts), Rotterdam
Recent and Upcoming Publications

Bioart: Environment, Identity, Experimentation
the book will profile contemporary art that responds to the new realties revealed by the advance of the life sciences
author: William Myers
publisher: Thames & Hudson (2015)
Systems, in the series: Whitechapel Documents of Contemporary Art
book on the shift in aesthetics rooted in general systems theory, cybernetics, artificial intelligence, and the science of the present
editor: Edward E. Shanken
publisher: The MIT Press (February, 2015)
on-line info: website Amazon
Wildgroei en Vreemde Ogen
author: essay by Boukje Cnossen
publisher: De Gids
organisation: De Vuurlinie, Kunstkritiek Nu
on-line essay: De Internet Gids
The Food Issue, Pie Paper #5
periodical on the delicious, disgusting and thought provoking topic of what we choose to eat
editor: Simon Oosterdijk, Sammy-Rose Scapens and Markus Hofko
publisher: Sandwich Press, Auckland, New Zealand
on-line info: website Pie Paper
driessens & verstappen introduction biography