The jury, consisting of fellow artists Hadassah Emmerich (chair), Rezi van Lankveld and Jan van de Pavert, chose Koole and Bastiaans on the basis of individuality, expressiveness and consistent quality within their oeuvre. The jury is impressed by the position taken with the work.
The exhibition with work by both winners can be visited until August 27 in ROZENSTRAAT – a rose is a rose is a rose in Amsterdam.
ROZENSTRAAT – a rose is a rose is a rose
1016 NN Amsterdam
Open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 1 pm to 6 pm
Kees Keijer made a double interview with both winners in PAROOL: you can read the article here . – or here .
Read more about Peter Koole: link
Read more about Christiaan Bastiaans: link
The official award ceremony and presentation of the jury report will take place on Sunday 28 August at 4 pm during the festive finissage of the exhibition.
Christiaan Bastiaans, YEAR ZERO (2004), on loan from the Huis Marseille collection, Japanese watercolor, piezo print on Banzai paper.
All photography: Sonia Mangiapane