Art & Trauma

07.12.2014 News Publications

Art & Trauma / Kunst & Trauma

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Sous le vent de l’art brut2, in Halle Saint Pierre

17.09.2014 Exhibitions News Publications

Halle Saint Pierre, Sous le vent de l’art brut 2. Collection De Stadshof. 17 September 2014 – 4 January 2015

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The Art of Johnson Weree in Raw Vision #81

26.03.2014 News Publications

Author: Frans Smolders, Johnson Weree (b. 1970 in Liberia) draws every single day, from early morning until late at night—usually heads of middle-aged men and women (very occasionally with a child’s head in front of their chests), and sometimes trucks and SUVs. He draws them in “mixed media”—specifically, ballpoint pens in various colours, gel pens, […]

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Willem van Genk, A chronicle

25.03.2014 News Publications

In ‘Willem van Genk. Chronicles of a collaboration’ gallery owner and author Nico van der Endt writes about his long, intense and complicated collaboration with the schizophrene artist Willem van Genk (1927-2005). Business facts are interspersed with quotations, anecdotes and personal memories, partly from shared travel experiences. On the occasion of this edition Gallery Hamer […]

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‘Grand Seigneur’ Jaber in Out of Art

23.05.2013 Publications

‘Grand Seigneur’ Jaber in Out of Art, jg 8, nr 1. Thema: Street art.

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Looking into an African mirror. Johnson Weree’s mannequins

04.12.2012 News Publications

Out of Art, 14, dec.2012, pp. 4-7. Johnson Weree (1970) is a refugee from Liberia who has been living in the Netherlands for many years. Not being allowed paid employment, he spends up to eleven hours a day in the public library, drawing faces he has seen before. His portraits are busts of sombre-looking men […]

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All About Drawing, including Willem van Genk

23.04.2011 Exhibitions Publications

All About Drawing. 100 Dutch Artists 23 April – 28 August 2011 ‘All About Drawing. 100 Dutch Artists’ provides insight into the development of drawing in the Netherlands from the 1960s up to the present day. Diana Wind, director of the Stedelijk Museum Schiedam and artist/curator Arno Kramer selected a hundred artists for whom drawing […]

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16.04.2011 Exhibitions News Publications

Sign up for the Newsletter A new initiative of Stichting Collectie De Stadshof is the editing of a Newsletter, two or three times a year. You will find the latest news about exhibitions of outsider art, (naive art, art brut, visionary art, art singulier, self-taught art, folk art) and items about Collection De Stadshof like […]

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