Test_Lab: Summer Sessions 2014
Test_Lab: Summer Sessions 2014 presents the outcomes of this year's Summer Sessions residencies. Six projects will be demonstrated live and the audience will be invited to ‘test’ the artworks hands-on.
Giving and Taking, Antidotes to a Culture of Greed
'Giving and Taking, Antidotes to a Culture of Greed' is a collected effort to establish the significance of the so-called non-pecuniary value of art and society. In the broadest sense of these terms: what is art about and after?
On the Threshold of Beauty
In this lavishly illustrated book Kees Tazelaar meticulously reconstructs the birth and evolution of electronic music in the Netherlands from 1925 till 1965. It is the compelling story of the development of electronic music at the Philips research laboratory, the collaboration between Xenakis, Le Corbusier and Varèse on the now legendary Philips Pavilion at the 1958 World Expo, and the first studios for electronic music in the Netherlands with key figures like Dick Raaymakers and Gottfried Michael Koenig.