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tent welcomes mk award

TENT Welcomes ... MK Award

Award ceremony, exhibition: 17 / 11 / 2017 - 17 / 12 / 2017
Location: TENT

From November 17 to December 17, TENT welcomes the third edition of the MK Award. In the gym you can see an exhibition with work by nominees Peter Fengler, Saskia Janssen and Ad de Jong. On December 1 it was announced that Peter Fengler has won the MK Award.

The prize worth 5.000 euro is awarded every two years by Stichting MK Award for integrity and coherent artistry; as a homage to the ideas of Emmo Grofsmid and Karmin Kartowikromo, the owners of the Rotterdam MK gallery.

Marieke van der Lippe realized video portraits of the nominated artists with the support of CBK Rotterdam. The award ceremony of the MK Award takes place on Friday 1 December at 20: oo o'clock.

More information about the nominees can be found on the TENT website.

TENT is the platform for contemporary art in the context of Rotterdam with exhibitions, new productions, educational projects, performances and events with makers from the city and beyond.
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Sculpture International Rotterdam manages the international sculpture collection of Rotterdam, brings it to the attention and develops a metropolitan international art policy.
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Forest polder fox, Florentijn Hofman, Schiedamseweg, 2020. Photo: Otto Snoek

BKOR manages and renews the extensive city collection in collaboration with Rotterdam residents, companies and institutions. BKOR advises the municipality, citizens and artists on the realization, placement, relocation and remediation of public works of art.
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Art Office mediates, informs and supports visual artists from Rotterdam with regard to their professional practice. For artists, institutions and individuals.
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