OBJECT ROTTERDAM FROM 7-10 FEBRUARY 2013 IN THE NAI
ADDRESS AND OPENING TIMES
Netherlands Architecture Institute (The New Institute),
Museumpark 25, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Wednesday 6 February, 5 – 6 p.m., press preview by invitation
Wednesday 6 February, 6 – 10 p.m., opening party by invitation
Thursday 7 February, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday 8 February 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., evening opening
Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 February 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Entrance 5 euros (10 euros including a visit to the NAi)
Object Rotterdam 2013
OBJECT Rotterdam presents limited editions and one-offs at the cutting edge of design, crafts, fashion, architecture and the visual arts. The fair exhibits the work of national and international, established and up and coming designers from various design disciplines and using a wide range of materials. OBJECT Rotterdam is the place for collectors, professionals and other design enthusiasts. The NAi is part of The New Institute for architecture, design and e-culture, which strengthens the interaction between different design disciplines. Anne van der Zwaag, the director of OBJECT Rotterdam, explains: “This location provides OBJECT with a very interesting context. It promises to be an exciting fair in a dynamic place and a special building.” Rotterdam based Superuse Studios, formerly 2012Architecten, is in charge of the exhibition design.
Maaike Roozenburg and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Smart replica's.
Galleries, design institutes and independent designers participate in OBJECT Rotterdam. This edition presents the work of established designers such as Richard Hutten via Gallery Judy Straten and Tejo Remy,represented by the Industry Gallery from Washington. Industry Gallery is exhibiting the special Nijntje collection which Atelier Remy & Veenhuizen designed for the Centraal Museum in Utrecht. CeramicistMaaike Roozenburg is also introducing a collection in cooperation with a museum, the Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam. Her series of crockery, based on historical examples, will be shown to the public for the first time during OBJECT. The jewelry designer Dinie Besems is also exhibiting a new project in which she takes part herself!
ABK Maastricht - Building Bytes - Dinie Besems - Eefje Wijnings - Femke de Vries - Floris Hovers - Galerie Judy Straten - Hosun Ching - Industry Gallery - Joeny Veldhuyzen van Zanten - Jolein Jeursen - Kim De Ruysscher - Kirstie van Noort | Rogier Arents - Lina-Marie Koeppen - Lio de Bruin - Lizan Freijsen - New Duivendrecht - Pastoe | Scheltens & Abbenes - Rhode Island School of Design - Rietveld Academy Amsterdam - Roos Gomperts - Sandberg Institute Amsterdam - Studio MKGK - Studio Maaike Roozenburg | Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen - Superuse Studios - Tjeerd Veenhoven - Wandschappen | Christien Meindertsma - We Like Art Walls - ZWARD - Zetel - rENs