Blog gallery / list Behind the scenes: I am a multimedia project 29/06/2021 In conversation with Xandra Nibbeling, until July 1, 2021, head of communications at CBK Rotterdam. Behind the scenes: I like to play 22/06/2021 In conversation with Caró van der Pluijm, City Activities Coordinator at Art Office. Behind the Scenes: I LOVE THE UNDERDOGS OF ART 15/06/2021 In conversation with Nienke Post, office manager, collection manager and source of information, archivist and online editor at BKOR. Behind the scenes: I'm looking for connection 08/06/2021 In conversation with Aletta van der Eijk, responsible for communication at TENT. Behind the scenes: I sample people 01/06/2021 In conversation with Judith Vorwerk, about her work as an educator and public counselor at TENT Rotterdam. Behind the scenes: I fall in between 13/05/2021 In conversation with Jeanine van Berkel, social media manager at CBK Rotterdam ... PODCAST: The Dreamed City 06/05/2021 Podcast series 'De Gedroomde Stad' in which Rotterdam artists sit down and talk about their work and dreams for the city. Afl. 4: Pendar Nabipour ... Behind the scenes: I like to think with my hands 06/05/2021 In conversation with Petra Laaper from Art Office ... Behind the scenes: I AM A SOCIAL ONE-PIECE 23/04/2021 In conversation with Sannetje van Haarst, from Sculpture International Rotterdam ... Behind the scenes: I am observant 13/04/2021 In conversation with Esther from TENT Rotterdam ... Behind the scenes: I'm off the street 01/04/2021 In conversation with Marjolijn van der Meijden, from BKOR ... ode to new art in the city 14/01/2021 Word artists Tomás de Paauw and Chery Salinas about the 'fox' and the 'feet' ... Dresden Grafikwerkstatt 07/01/2021 Barbara Helmer about her residency in Dresden. Studio visions 05/01/2021 Growing collection of new online teaching materials from art education and portraits of visual artists. Last update: January 14 ... Research into the colonial and slavery past of Rotterdam 12/11/2020 The results of the research into the colonial and slavery past of Rotterdam. Come Art 'n Play 06/11/2020 Filmmaker Hans Wessels was commissioned by CBK Rotterdam / BKOR to film art in public space from the point of view of 'play'. Graphic Studio Minnigh 02/06/2020 A creative hub with room for experiment in Rotterdam West. Spontaneous party for mural in Cool 07/05/2020 On Wednesday 22 April, CBK Rotterdam delivered a large new mural in Anuli Croon's Zwarte Paardenstraat. Forest fox 04/05/2020 In the spring, the Bospoldervos by Florentijn Hofman on the Schiedamseweg will rise. In memoriam Lon Pennock 14/04/2020 Sandra Smets wrote about Lon Pennock after his death on March 9, 2020 ... 14 key works in Rotterdam 07/04/2020 Rotterdam art in the national list of 100 key works ... Sculpture route 24/03/2020 Things to do in times of lockdown: a (virtual) sculpture route through Rotterdam neighborhoods ... Clouds from Gust Romijn 07/01/2020 Art historian and journalist Sandra Smets wrote this essay for CBK Rotterdam on the occasion of the unveiling of Wolken. In Memoriam Alex da Silva 07/01/2020 The artist Alex da Silva (45) died on 30 December 2019 in Cape Verde. Ronald Bal in Dresden 12/12/2019 Ronald Bal spent two months in Dresden for the exchange project of the city of Dresden, the Goethe-Institut and CBK Rotterdam. Marjolijn van den Assem 29/11/2019 Following the awarding of the Hendrik Chabot Prize 2019 to Marjolijn van den Assem, we publish the interview with her by Ove Lucas from the publication 'Artists do not retire'. In Memoriam - Robin van 't Haar (1974-2019) 29/03/2019 28 March Robin van 't Haar died, visual artist and since 2011 teacher visual arts at the Willem de Kooning Academy. Three new portraits of Rotterdam artists 19/02/2019 film portraits of Pendar Nabipour, Priscila Fernandes and Robert Glas ... Maaskant signed 15/11/2018 10 artists, 10 perspectives: 'Maaskant drawn' in image and text ... The Pigeon Woman 30/10/2018 The Pigeon Woman is back! Read the story about the pigeon females of Rotterdam here, or take a look at Adri Blok's restored Pigeon female for yourself ... Art and science 09/10/2018 View the film portraits of artists who have an interface with science in their work. "May that image go away": what do we do with the statue of Piet Hein? 26/09/2018 Do we remove Piet Hein from our street scene or do we give him a second life? ... Artist of the wall relief found 22/06/2018 Thanks to archival research at De Porceleyne Fles ... Mission accomplished? Anton Hoeksema about three decades of visual art in Rotterdam. 24/10/2017 Cultural scientist Soraya Putman spoke with Anton Hoeksema following his departure from CBK Rotterdam. How Joren Joshua and Ilse Weisfelt found jazz in their mural 24/07/2017 Interview by Hiphop In Je Smoel (HIJS) ... Res Nullius 31/05/2017 Text by Siebe Thissen (head of BKOR at CBK Rotterdam) during the opening of the We Love Public Space festival on 19 in May 2017. Sound art? 02/05/2017 Sound art seems more alive than ever. At an increasing number of exhibitions, festivals and places in the public space, sound art is given the space to be heard. This is also the case in Rotterdam. This spring, sculptural ... HERE / THERE, a dialogue between two banks 28/02/2017 The artwork HERE / THERE by Vesta Kroese can be seen in the Kunsthal until 23 April. Contrappoint 21/02/2017 Thanks in part to an R&D grant, Giuseppe Licari stayed as an artist-in-residence in Boise, Idaho. Dolf Henkes Price 2016 02/02/2017 The winner of the Dolf Henkes Prize 9 will be announced on 2016 February. Sandra Smets polled the opinion. Who's whose favorite? ... NBW75 (1982-2017) 31/01/2017 35 years ago we moved into the premises on Nieuwe Binnenweg, where the last exhibition was held during the IFFR. MG&M Collective 04/01/2017 Gil & Moti received an R&D contribution from CBK Rotterdam for their MG&M Collective project. Sandra Smets interviewed them about this project for our blog. Rotterdam Pride Life; Labeling or not labeling? 20/12/2016 Filmmakers Shafelly Snijders (34) and Hester Terpstra (37) made three short, penetrating portraits about their sexual orientation with Salomon, Donya and Isis ... Pavilion ... on the Water 09/12/2016 This autumn, two artists will be staying in the Pavilion, which is supported by CBK Rotterdam ... The Dutch Volunteers 21/09/2016 Blog post: Gil & Moti volunteered at an Israeli settlement and Palestinians in the West Bank ... Eliminating risks is disastrous for discovery 14/09/2016 Blog post: visual artist Melle Smets (1975) and sociologist Joost van Onna (1976) followed the trail of discarded Western car parts to Ghana. Limitless Rotterdammers 30/08/2016 How do you make a new place your home and how do you become a Rotterdammer in a city with 170 nationalities? Dore van Duivenbode gata looking for the answers. Sculptures in public space 10/06/2016 We think it is normal that we walk around in Rotterdam in one of the largest sculpture gardens in the world. How special is that? ... A party cake for the Schouwburgplein 03/05/2016 Sneak preview of chapter 6 Siebe Thissen's book Images: Stadverfraaiing in Rotterdam since 1940: 'De Presiegroep'.