Zbigniew Karkowski, Polish composer and musician who broke many barriers between classical music, avant-garde, electronics and noise, died of cancer in the Peruvian jungle.
Watch that Sound is a digital tool for children and young people to learn and play with the composition and processing of sound and images. Recently Watch that Sound travelled to Surinam.
Another review of the V2_Lab show, in Dutch only, on grazen.nl, a site on culture in Rotterdam.
A nice review of the V2_Lab Show is up at the website of Metropolis M.
On 19 November 2013 Kees Tazelaar will present his new book – in printed format – on De Derde Dinsdag at WORM in Rotterdam.
Kees Tazelaar has made several audio excerpts available to accompany his book On the Threshold of Beauty, about the history of early Dutch electronic music.
On Wednesday 30 October 2013 Kees Tazelaar gave a lecture on his forthcoming book on the history of electronic music in the Netherlands at Baltan Laboratories.
'De Vuurlinie' is a project in which eight young art critics are joined with eight renowned writers and eight cultural institutes to collaboratively develop an art critique for today and the future. V2_ is the partner for the field of new media.
The work 75 Watt by Cohen van Balen is on view at the Dissident Futures exhibition in San Francisco. V2_ supported the development of the work.
From January 2014, Marguerite Humeau will take up residence at V2_ to work on her new project "The Things?"
An evening in Amsterdam, about Dick Raaymakers work as an inspiration for a new generation of artists, poets and academics. With contributions by Arjen Mulder.
Issue 117 of the music magazine Gonzo(Circus) features an interview with Kees Tazelaar about his forthcoming book 'On the Threshold of Beauty'.
On the 'Day of Sustainability' Michel van Dartel will do a lecture on art as a motor for sustainable innovation.
V2_'s Michel van Dartel is the moderator of three events at TENT in Rotterdam: Current Values.
Artist duo Driessens & Verstappen receive the Witteveen+Bos Art+Technology award 2013.
On this page you find one of the first scans made using Marnix de Nijs' custom-made 3D scanner, which was especially developed for his new work in the Exploded Views series: 'Rectilinear Displacement'
Video interviews with the artists who are working on their Summer Sessions 2013 project.
The Summer Sessions exhibition is part of the '24 uur cultuur' (24 hours culture) programme of Rotterdam.
The Dutch designer, artist, innovator and entrepeneur Daan Roosegaarde, who has collaborated several times with V2_, will be one of four 'summerguests' on Dutch television. A whole evening long he will be interviewed, taking his favorite bits of television as a cue.
This summer five international artists will come to V2_ to realize their proposed project as part of the Summer Sessions 2013. At the same time, three Dutch artists will produce new work at Summer Session partners around the globe.