Driessens & Verstappen

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions and Events

The Vegetable Garden / De Moestuin
group exhibition - for childeren from 7 to 12 year - about plants and all kinds of factors that influence their growth
exhibition: March 22 2019 to March 1st 2020
location: Villa Zebra, Stieltjesstraat 21, Kop van Zuid, Rotterdam
hours: Wednessday to Sunday from 12 noon to 5 pm.
artists: a.o. Nicky Assmann, Eelco Brand, Frank Bruggeman, Anne Geene, Olphaert den Otter, Driessens & Verstappen
online info: website Villa Zebra
Appear-Disappear / Verschijnen-Verdwijnen
artists develop new work in the former factory, a big hall that is open for visitors during the work period
exhibition: April 20 to July 28, 2019, opening April 20, 3 pm.
location: DordtYart, Maasstraat 11, Dordrecht
hours: Thursday to Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm.
artists: a.o. Barbara Visser, Femke Herregraven, Funda Gül Özcan, Sarah van Sonsbeeck, Edwin van der Heide
online info: website DordtYart
art route on the Wadden island Texel, with artworks that are inspired by the research at NIOZ (Dutch Institute for Sea Research)
exhibition: June, July and August, 2019
location: several locations, the work D & V is located at the protestant church in Den Burg
artists: a.o. Ronald van der Meijs, Zoro Feigl, Klarenbeek & Dros, Wim van Egmond
online info: website SEA
The Coming World, Ecology as the New Politics 2030−2100
group show that takes a look at a future when the environmental agenda will become one of the main political questions
exhibition: June 28 to December 1st, 2019
location: Garage Museum, Gorsky Park, 9/32 Krymsky Val, Moscow, Russia
artists: a.o. Doug Aitken, Allora & Calzadilla, Le Corbusier, Critical Art Ensemble, Driessens & Verstappen, Max Ernst, Patricia Piccinini, Sascha Pohflepp, Salomon van Ruysdael, Tomás Saraceno, Allan Sekula, Superflex
curators: Snejana Krasteva and Ekaterina Lazareva
online info: website Garage Moscow
Langs de Waal
an art track in the future district at the Waalsprong in Nijmegen, pictures
exhibition: from September 23, 2017 to September 2022
contribution D & V: land art project Flashforward
artists: a.o. Atelier Veldwerk, Erik Odijk, Leonard van Munster, Driessens & Verstappen, Mirjam Kuitenbrouwer, Dorien de Wit, Bram Kuijpers
commissioner: municipality of Nijmegen
online info: website art route
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

To mind Is to Care
book: 23 x 16 cm., essays by several authors, colour
publisher: V2_ Publishing, Rotterdam
contribution D&V: Herbarium Vivum 2, a visual essay
editor/graphic design: Joke Brouwer, V2_ Rotterdam
launch: summer 2019

Plan and Play, Play and Plan, defining your art practice
book: 22 x 15 cm., ISBN 978-94-92095-40-4
author: Janwillem Schrofer
publisher: Valiz, Amsterdam
contribution D&V: chapter 2: Artists' Positions − a large palette
graphic design: Laura Pappa
online info: website Valiz

driessens & verstappen introduction biography