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still from Cloacinae Serge Onnen & Sverre Fredriksen, NL 2017)
still from Cloacinae Serge Onnen & Sverre Fredriksen, NL 2017)


Eye on Art

On the intersection between film and other arts

exhibition interior Vive le cinéma! (© Studio Hans Wilschut)
Leopold Emmen, Filmwork for Eye: 5 Scenes at a Walking Pace (2021); © Studio Hans Wilschut

Eye on Art also focuses on experimental work by the new generation of makers and creators Researchlabs and the rich and animated history of the avant-garde film (Masters of the Avantgarde).The programme is not tied to a strict format and ranges from artist’s talks by filming artists, film evenings put together by artists or special programmes to accompany art exhibitions. All editions of Eye on Art are introduced by a talk, a piece of music or a brief performance. In English.

Eye on Art is a programme on the intersection between film and other arts. Eye on Art keeps up with current events, with presentations on contemporary artists and programmes that coincide with important exhibitions, manifestations and Eye activities.

still from Kala azar
still from Kala azar
Still Cloacinae
Still Cloacinae


Previously in Eye


Filmliga: Structures

Nieuw bloed: vrouwelijke regisseurs en de poëzie van horror + Evolution

Terra Infirma: Amussu

Memory, Exile, Travel: Errans

Memory, Exile, Travel: Ouroboros

Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People

Green Revolutions: Jumana Manna


Eye Selected Artist's Moving Image

New Selected Artist's Moving Image

Sandberg Institute: Subterranean Grids

Games of Childhood

KABK: The artist as Dog

Rietveld Academie: Whatever colour you have in your mind

University of Amsterdam: Ways of Seeing

St. Joost Academy: Systematic

Eye on Art: Kinema Ikon

Leiden University: Walking

VRAcademy: Real-time performance research

On Francis Alÿs

Performance en registratie

Waar staat het huis van mijn vriend?

The New Boys

Los olvidados

Piet Zwart Institute: Cloud Cuckoo Land

Alice in Wonderland Openingsavond

Eye Artist and Scholar-in-Residence week: The Margins of the Archive

Opening Night

Het geslachtelijke onbehagen

Digital Tarkovsky

Tarkovsky & Tarkovsky

Tempo di viaggio

(Hand)made in Holland: Women Make Films

George - The Story of George Maciunas and Fluxus

Transnatural - In the Age of Post-Drought

Een avond in Joburg

Voorbeschouwing Anniversary of the Revolution

Cinema Concert: Anniversary of the Revolution

Political Art & Uncertain Endings: round table discussion

Between Friends: William Kentridge & Denis Hirson

Who Are You A Sister To?

Chia-Wei Hsu - Shorts


An Evening about Amar Kanwar

Bauhaus, dans en avatars

Best of Selected Artist Moving Images

Eye on Art Research Labs: AKV|St.Joost School of Art & Design "Unintended"

Eye on Art Research Labs: KABK "Cinema as a Dream"

Eye on Art Research Labs: Piet Zwart Institute "Disobedient Narratives"

Eye on Art Research Labs: Leiden University "Cinematic Reflections"

Eye on Art Research Labs: VR Academy "Virtual Music, Movement and Memory"

Eye on Art Research Labs: Gerrit Rietveld Academie "Wildness"

Eye on Art Research Labs: VJ Academy "Spacechangers"

Eye on Art Research Labs: Sandberg Institute "Catalogue"

Flatform – The Otherwise and the Elsewhere of Reality

Under Saturn: Eye Artist and Scholar-in-Residence week

Pioneers of Electronic Art + inleiding Pawel Pokutycki

Dialogues with Machines - Joost Rekveld

dumb type + inleiding Julian Ross

Works and Words: film and art from 1970’s Central Europe

Bas Jan Ader, Ger van Elk, Ulay/Abramovic. Film als beeldend medium in de vroege jaren zeventig

Too Far/Too Close: The Screen as Mediator

Ben Rivers - Shorts

Earthrise + Planet of the Apes

Paul Auster: Words, Films and VR + Blue in the Face

Hito Steyerl - How not to be Seen

Erkka Nissinen & Nathaniel Mellors

Beyond Index

Eddo Hartmann Goes to North Korea

Jesper Just - Artist Talk

EXPRMNTL - 50 years

Pat O'Neill - Master of the Avantgarde

Apichatpong Weerasethakul – Cinema as Dream

Cao Guimarães’ Eye for the Everyday

Selected Artists' Moving Image

Bouwen te midden van eenzaamheid: Van Loghem in Siberië

Apichatpong Weerasethakul – Artist Talk


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