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Orientation trip 2014 to Korea and Japan

Each year, the Mondriaan Fund organizes an orientation trip for visual artists and art mediators from the Netherlands to foreign, upcoming and interesting regions. From 1 until 14 September 2014 the travel destinations will be Korea and Japan. A group of 16 people will take part in the trip, of which 6 Dutch participants. Participating institutes are BAM – the Flemish institute for visual, audiovisual and media art,  the Danish Agency for Culture and Pro Helvetia.

During the travel a blog will be updated.

The following artists and art mediators from the Netherlands have been selected, on the recommendation of an advisory committee, to participate in this year’s orientation trip: Ksenia Galyaeva (visual artist), Rumiko Hagiwara (visual artist), Juliette Jongma (director Juliette Jongma Galerie), Rob Knijn (artistic director Heden), Wilma Sütö (curator modern and contemporary art Stedelijk Museum Schiedam) and Winnie Teschmacher (curator de Ketelfactory). The group will visit museums, galleries and meet people active in the field of contemporary art in Japan and Korea.