Driessens & Verstappen

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions and Events

group exhibition that explores what it means to pursue perfection in a non-perfect world
exhibition: September 18 to mid December, 2018
location: Science Gallery, University of Melbourne, 189 Frank Tate Building, Melbourne, Australia
online info: website Science Gallery
Robot Love
group exhibition on what it means to be human within the context of robotics and AI
exhibition: September 15 to December 2, 2018 - open daily from 11 am to 6 pm, closed on Monday
location: Campina Milk factory, Dirk Boutslaan 2, Eindhoven
artists: a.o. Matthew Barney, Roger Hiorns, Hito Steyerl, Philippe Parreno and LA Raeven
curator / organisation: Ine Gevers / Niet Normaal Foundation
online info: website Robot Love
Coding the World, Mutations/Créations #2
group exhibition around code and digital creation, curated by Frédéric Migayrou and Camille Lenglois
exhibition: from June 15 to August 27, 2018
location: Centre Pompidou, Gallery 4, Place Georges-Pompidou, 75004 Paris, France
artists: a.o. Manfred Mohr, Frieder Nake, George Nees, Hiroshi Kawano, Ken Knowlton, Gottfried Honegger, Vencejlas Richter, Leonardo Mosso, Vera Molnar, Ianis Xenakis, Merce Cunningham, William Forsythe, Open Ended Group, Mishka Henner, Farah Atassi, Ross Lovegrove, Casey Reas, Andy Lomas, Driessens & Verstappen
online info: website Centre Pompidou
B is for Bird
group exhibition that investigates our growing love for birds
exhibition: from June 3 to September 16, 2018
location: Museum Kranenburgh, Hoflaan 26, Bergen NL
artists: a.o. Lisa Couwenbergh, Daan van Golden, Emo Verkerk, Kevin Simon Mancera, Danielle van Ark, Driessens & Verstappen
curator: Hanne Hagenaars
online info: website Museum Kranenburgh
The three of Driessens & Verstappen
V2_ offers three artists the space, time and resources to develop three experiments
experiment 1: June 1 2018, from 6 to 9 pm
experiment 2: July 6 2018, from 6 to 9 pm
experiment 3: August 3 2018, from 6 to 9 pm
location: V2_, Eendrachtsstraat 10, Rotterdam
online info: website V2_
Machine Wilderness
group exhibition on reimagining technology through prototyping ecological robotics
exhibition: May 20 to July 8, 2018
opening: May 20 2018, from 3 to 5 pm
finnisage: July 8 from 3 to 6 pm, with presentations and dialogues
location: Zone2Source, Het Glazen Huis, Amstelpark, Amsterdam
curators: Alice Smits and Theun Karelse
online info: website Zone2Source
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: Atelier Veldwerk, Theodora Felici, Erik Odijk, Leonard van Munster, Driessens & Verstappen, Edwin Zwakman, Mirjam Kuitenbrouwer, Heidi Linck, 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 numerous authors, colour
publisher: V2_ Publishing, Rotterdam
contribution D&V: visual essay
editor/graphic design: Joke Brouwer, V2_ Rotterdam
launch: November 2018

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