Friday 12 January 2018
From 14 January onward, international video artists start a three-week display of 3D projections onto the EYE Filmmuseum façade as part of Amsterdam Light Festival. The shape of the multi-faceted museum, with no straight surfaces and the close proximity of water from the IJ, created a unique set of technical and productional challenges for the artists. To make projection possible, 11 beamers...
Friday 24 November 2017
EYE Filmmuseum celebrates the 70th anniversary of its collection with the creation of a new Artist and Scholar-in-Residence program in the EYE Collection Centre. As of 2017, this initiative welcomes invited artists and scholars to explore and...
Wednesday 22 November 2017
Frans Zwartjes, internationally acclaimed icon of Dutch experimental film, passes away at the age of 90
Visual artist and filmmaker Frans Zwartjes (Alkmaar, 13 May 1927 – The Hague, 18 November 2017) passed away last Saturday. Frans Zwartjes is regarded as one of the most versatile Dutch experimental filmmakers. He has made more than fifty films,...
Monday 6 November 2017
Mieke Bal has given her entire body of work, consisting of films, installations and film related material, to the EYE Collection. The world-renowned cultural theorist, filmmaker, video artist, Professor Emeritus in Literary Theory and founding...
Monday 30 October 2017
In November 2017, a new joint Film Restoration traineeship program between EYE Filmmuseum and Haghefilm Digitaal will begin. The first trainee selected is Tulta Behm. This traineeship program, an addition to the academic activities of EYE, gives...
Wednesday 4 October 2017
On Friday October 13, 15:30 – 17:45pm, EYE Filmmuseum and Amsterdam University Press organize a book launch to introduce Wendy Burke’s forthcoming book “Images of Occupation in Dutch Film: Memory, Myth, and the Cultural Legacy of War”. Burke, a...