Opening: Thursday May 6th, 17-21 hrs
Open: Friday May 7th, 12-21 hrs, Sa-Su 12-18 hrs
Bougie is a new art initiative aiming at actively connecting artists and audience. The exhibition at P//////AKT is the first of a series of nomadic projects on different locations, and features work by :
Initiators Wendeline Thole and Bob Konsten have been visiting the graduation exhibitions of the Dutch art academies for years and the exhibition at P//////AKT shows their first selection. Apart from a professional interest in contemporary art, their personal ambition is to both advance the careers of young artists and provide the audience with some insights in their practice. Bougie creates a platform where artists, experts and art lovers can meet.
Viktor Baltus, Martijn Bentum, Erik de Bree, Sander Cedee, Miranda Cleary, Carina Hesper, Axel Linderholm, David Möller, Daphne de Sonneville en Fieke Ypma.
Friday May 7th 17.00 – 21 hrs: Lecture and drinks
Art historians Joost Bergman and Marc-Jan van Laake advise (starting) collectors. They will explain their practice in the wider discourse of contemporary art and reflect on the works of the selected Bougie-artists.
Saturday May 8th, 11-12.30 hrs: Bougie Discovers Art
A meet & greet with the artists, moderated by art critic Anne Berk (by reservation only).
Sunday May 9th from 12 hrs: Familyday in collaboration with Noordjes Kinderkunst
The “Noordje on Wiels” bus will be parked outside P/////AKT. Inside a theme exhibition about travelling by 6 contemporary artists. Between 13-15 hrs there will be tours and workshops for children.
Admission to Bougie is free.
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