31 May till 10 July 2022

Sol Archer: Gardening Practices


Sol Archer will be in residence at Kunsthuis SYB from May 30 until July 10 2022 to develop a film work about the maintenance of environments and ecosystems through gardening practices.

7 May till 14 August 2022

Kunsthuis SYB and Fries Museum present: de Onkruidenier w/ SWIET – SWIT.


De Onkruidenier met SWEET - SWEAT tijdens Langstme triënnale in 2021. Foto: Femke Kersten

During Arcadia (May 7 to August 14, 2022), the entrance hall of the Fries Museum will be brought to life with a so called speculative installation titled SWIET – SWIT.

7 April till 5 May 2022

Charlotte Eta Mumm: Grund (1st part)


Kunsthuis SYB welcomes Charlotte Eta Mumm. She started the first part of her residency ‘Grund’ on April 7 and will stay at SYB until May 5 to research and collect different types of Frisian soil.

23 March till 3 April 2022

18 artists x 24 hrs


Foto: Lily Dollner

What can you do and make in 24 hours? From March 23th to April 3rd, 18 third- and fourth-year students from Academy Minerva will spend one day and one night at Kunsthuis SYB.

20 March 2022

Final presentation Liza Prins

at Kunsthuis SYB

On Sunday the 20th of March, Liza Prins will be presenting her project Bitterswiet – A Tiny Mulder Inquiry at Kunsthuis SYB.

26 February 2022

A Reading of Bitterswiet


We kindly invite you to the interactive reading with Liza Prins in Kunsthuis SYB on Saturday February 26 from 2 to 4 pm.

7 February till 20 March 2022

Liza Prins: Bitterswiet


Image: 9 herbs charm workshop, 2021. In collaboration with Layla Durrani

Liza Prins is the next artist to be a guest at Kunsthuis SYB for a residency. From 7 February to 20 March, she will delve into the life and work of Tiny Mulder.

Open Call 2023 & 2024

Deadline: 6 February 2022, 23:59 hrs

Open call for contemporary visual artists living and/or working in the Netherlands.

SYB Circles 2021

Read, watch, listen

Een trainingssessie van de Onkruidenier tijdens Langstme, de Derde Triënnale van Beetsterzwaag. Foto: Sjoerd Knol

CIRCLES | Devil Banner

Carmen Schabracq and Vanessa van 't Hoogt

Vanessa van ’t Hoogt wrote an essay about Carmen Schabracq her work as part of SYB Circles. 

9 November 2021 till 15 January 2022

Carmen Schabracq – Duvel Banner

Final presentation postponed!

Image: Saskia Hardus

Please note, that Carmen’s final presentation has been postponed till later this year.

10 till 19 September 2021

Langstme in photos

the Third Triennial of Beetsterzwaag

A Smoker's Theatre - Caz Egelie en Jesse Strikwerda

A quick look at Langstme, the Third Triennial of Beetsterzwaag

Circles | Langstme Podcast

SYB Circles

Opnames van de podcast: Josje Hattink (tijdens de excursie van Janne van Gilst)

During Langstme, the Triennial of Beetsterzwaag, the members of SYB Circles recorded three short podcasts.

Circles | Anthrax Groves

Janne van Gilst en Vanessa van 't Hoogt

Together with Vanessa van t’Hoogt (SYB Circles/PhD candidate RuG) & Michiel Teeuw (designer) Janne van Gilst worked on an interactive website about her work and work process in Kunsthuis SYB.

Circles | Hartelijk dank u, zo spraken de planten

Liza Voetman & Inge Meijer

Inge Meijer's Car Garden video in de Tropische Kas tijdens Langstme, de Derde Triënnale van Beetsterzwaag, 2021 (foto: Sjoerd Knol)

A translation of Liza Voetman’s interview with Inge Meijer will follow soon.

Wanted: volunteers!

for the Third Triennial of Beetsterzwaag

For ‘Langstme, The Third Triennial of Beetsterzwaag’, Kunsthuis SYB is looking for volunteers.

15 August 2021

Final Presentation Inge Meijer

In SYB & Tropische Kas

Inge Meijer, 2021

Date: Sunday, August 15, 3pm Location: Kunsthuis SYB Doors open: 2.30pm Admission: free (but please sign up)

10 till 19 September 2021


the Third Triennial of Beetsterzwaag

Between 10 and 19 September, Kunsthuis SYB organizes an art route & public program with contributions by former residents. Their work will be on view at unconventional locations throughout Beetsterzwaag.

1 July till 15 August 2021

Inge Meijer: Community Garden


Image: Catalina Suescún P.

From July 1, Kunsthuis SYB welcomes Inge Meijer, who will be a guest until August 15.