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Guido van der Werve, Nummer twee, just because I’m standing here doesn’t mean I want to, 2003, courtesy the artist and GRIMM Amsterdam | New York

Achter het scherm

Guido van der Werve: Achter het scherm

What do analog film and digital formats mean in Guido van der Werve’s work? And why does his oeuvre start with Nummer twee? Mark Paul Meyer (senior curator at Eye), who has digitally remastered films by Guido van der Werve, Albert Wulffers (former Rietveld Academie lecturer) and Xander Karskens (curator and former director of Ateliers 63) will go in search of answers.

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An exceptional evening with the big-screen projection of work by Guido van der Werve. Which challenges do the artist and curators face when it comes to celluloid and digital formats?


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Guido van der Werve

In the world of Guido van der Werve, Romanticism, nature and the sublime are never far away. His films explore the futility of existence, yet they also capture its endless beauty.

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Guido van der Werve, Nummer vier, I don't want to get involved in this. I don’t want to be part of this. Talk me out of it, 2005, courtesy the artist and GRIMM Amsterdam | New York
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