JUXTAPOSE DUTCH ART AND DESIGN

PRESS RELEASE
“Juxtapose – Dutch Art and Design”
Period: May 15th (Thursday) – June 5rd (Thursday), 2014


Artists: Micky Hoogendijk, Hiroshi Ono
Designers: Gerrit Rietveld, Scholten & Baijings, Daniel Hulsbergen, Samira Boon, others
Venue: UltraSuperNew Gallery
1-1-3 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001 JAPAN
Hours Mon-Fri: 10am-19pm, Saturdays: 13pm-18pm
* closed Sundays,National Holidays
Curation: Kana Kawanishi
Corporation: The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Tokyo

OPENING RECEPTION:
May 15th (Thursday) 18:00-20:00
AT UltraSuperNew GALLERY

ULTRASUPERNEW GALLERY and EMBASSY OF THE KINGDOM OF THE NETHERLANDS are delighted to organise the exhibition “Juxtapose – Dutch Art and Design” curated by KANA KAWANISHI.

By exhibiting works of photography artists and designers in juxtapose – positioned side by side -, this exhibition will allow a new overview and in-depth understanding of creativity from the Netherlands.
Micky HOOGENDIJK’s “Fortitudo” is a strong image of a man striding forward in high contrast of black and white. It’s masculine silhouette beautifully expresses the bold determination of proceeding with its simple compositional division from past to future.

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