Open Call: Deadline 17 March 2021
Have you been working as a professional visual artist (in the North of the Netherlands) for several years? Are you in need of a good old critique session, or an opportunity to exchange ideas and expand your network? Then we kindly invite you to join our temporary COLLECTIVE, organised by Kunsthuis SYB and art initiative […]
News | 19/02/2021
Image: Maarten van Maanen
After the ‘positive advice without priority’, which SYB received in September 2020, Kunsthuis SYB submitted a motivated objection to the Fund. After weighing this objection, the committee has declared it to be valid.
We are happy to announce that Alina Lupu has joined our programming committee.
7 December 2020 till 17 January 2021
Onkruidenier - Chalk Talks, Warming Up Festival 2020. Foto: Tim Hillige
On Saturday, January 16, at 4:00 p.m., de Onkruidenier will engage in conversation with Anna-Rosja Haveman (SYB Circles) about their stay at SYB and their experiences.
Thank you for your support and commitment and we wish you happy holidays and a good and healthy 2021!
SYB CIRCLES 2020
We have collected this year’s SYB Circles contributions by Liza Voetman, Anna-Rosja Haveman, and Josje Hattink for you to listen to en read. We have also included a link to watch Sissel Marie Tonn’s final presentation, for which she spoke with Josine Sibum Siderius.
Image: Kristin Metho
Dates: December 8: AiR Network meeting & Keynote, 15:00 – 17:00 December 10: Lectures & working sessions, 10:00 – 17:00 January 14: Air Network meeting and final discussion, 14:00 – 17:00 Location: online Tickets: free Please sign up here Full program below
13 September 2020
Sissel Marie Tonn
On Sunday the 13th of September, Sissel Marie Tonn will be presenting her project Becoming a Sentinel Species as a work-in-progress in a live desktop collage. You are kindly invited to join us for this presentation in Kunsthuis SYB (Beetsterzwaag), or to watch the live stream by clicking this link.
7 August till 20 September 2020
Sissel Marie Tonn
While most people are aware that plastic is polluting the oceans and food chains worldwide, impacting the health of marine organisms, who really thinks about the possibility that humans are among the most highly plastic-exposed species?
The Open Monument Day takes places on September 12, 2020.
Liza Voetman & Halla Einarsdóttir
On the 21st of July, Halla Einarsdóttir and I met on Skype.
Josje Hattink & Laurent-David Garnier
In SYB Circles, young artists and academics are encouraged to experiment with media other than critical texts to reflect on SYB’s residents and their projects.
Kunsthuis SYB is een monument en staat ook bekend als 'Het Huis met Arend' - foto: Historisch Beetsterzwaag
Kunsthuis SYB is thrilled to receive structural funding from the province of Fryslan for the next four years.
1 till 25 July 2020
Portal Scroll (still), Halla Einarsdóttir, 2020
On view: Saturdays & Sundays, 1 – 5pm Final presentation: Saturday 25 July, 3pm
27 till 28 June 2020
We kindly invite you to attend a presentation by Laurent-David Garnier in Kunsthuis SYB. Preview: saturday 27 june, 13:00 – 17:00 hours Final presentation: Sunday 28 June, from 15:00 hours
Anika Mariam Ahmed - Crepuscular, oil on linen, 100 x 130 cm, 2020
We are happy to announce that Anika Ahmed has joined our programming committee.
15 May till 28 June 2020
French artist Laurent-David Garnier often works with scents, and evaporating and elusive materials, to create immersive compositions and sculptures.
17 till 29 May 2020
In collaboration with Minerva Art Academy, Groningen
What can you do and make in 24 hours?
25 March till 9 May 2020
May 9th | Visit by appointment
Anna Hoetjes - Spectra (Portret van Astronomen Annie Jump Cannon en Henrietta Leavit gezien door een spectroscoop. Projectie op papier), 2020
SYB’s current resident is Anna Hoetjes (1984, Amsterdam). While SYB is currently closed to the public, we still want to continue to offer artists the opportunity to further develop their work.