ARTZUID 2017

Abstraction
The fifth edition of the International Sculpture Biennial Amsterdam took place from 19 May – 17 September, 2017. Curator Rudi Fuchs presented 65 abstract sculptures of post war artists on the Apollolaan, Minervalaan, Churchilllaan and the Zuidas business district. ARTZUID 2017 followed the theme year Mondrian to Dutch Design – 100 Years of De Stijl ands showed the influence of the Dutch art movement De Stijl (The Style) on post war Dutch sculpture. The artists were of different generations. This anniversary edition of ARTZUID Fuchs aimed to position Dutch abstract sculptors internationally.

Participating Dutch artists: Ad Dekkers; Joost Baljeu; Jan Maaskant; Gust Romijn; André Volten; Theo Niermeijer; Shinkichi Tajiri; Cornelius Rogge; Klaas Gubbels; Auke de Vries; Lon Pennock; Piet Killaars; Ewerdt Hilgemann; Jeroen Henneman; Atelier Van Lieshout; Sjoerd Buisman; Piet Tuytel; Ruud Kuijer; Hans van de Bovenkamp; Leo Vroegindeweij; Esther Tielemans; Krijn de Koning; Michael Jacklin; Saskia Noor van Imhoff; David Jablonowski.

Participating international artists: Cristóbal Gabarrón; Ryszard Winiarski; Arne Quinze; Miquel Barceló; Kurt Ryslavy.

  Joost Baljeu – Space Time I

Cristóbal Gabarrón – Enlightened Universe

Curator Rudi Fuchs