First test with my light boxes for ‘The Curse Word Dictionary for Artists’ in our kitchen.
Several BASBOEK books are now on display in Russia in the exhibition Underground.
Finally the official launch of the Curse Word Dictionary for Artists at Athenaeum Book Store in Amsterdam. If you want to order this book, please go to the BASBOEK website.
In September I got the great news that my book WAT TE DOEN / WHAT TO DO won the 1st prize. In February next year I’ll have a solo exhibition in Sheffield. The 4th Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize Exhibition will be held at Bank Street Arts from 5th October to 30th November. http://artistsbookprize.co.uk/2013Prize
Fragment of the installation of Gert Gortemaker during the new members GBK exhibition in Arnhem in September 2013.
Last weekend I made several people happy with my work at ‘Art on Coffee’ in Arnhem. Thanks to my host: ‘Willie Wortel’ Egbert.
Thursday to Sunday I met a lot of nice and great people at the book market of Unseen Photo Fair. A lot of talking, selling and signing. And very important: my new book ‘Het Scheldwoordenboek voor Kunstenaars’ (The Curse Word Dictionary for Artists) passed its first big test. Thanks everybody ! (Photo’s by Michel van de Waart.)
Thursday till Sunday BASBOEK will be at the Unseen Book Market in the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam. I hope to see you there !
This week I gave a talk about my work in De Pont in Tilburg at ‘The day of the young artist’. Some listeners thought it was cabaret.