Op woensdag 17 februari jl. vond de opening plaats van de tentoonstelling Virus in Museum Beelden aan Zee in Den Haag met het werk van de Israëlische kunstenaar Eyal Assulin (zie onze agenda). Curator van de tentoonstelling is Ronit Eden. KUNSTENISRAËL-directeur Ken Gould verrichtte de opening. Hieronder vindt u zijn openingsspeech.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Introductory words Ken Gould on the occasion of the opening of Eyal Assulin’s exhibition ‘Virus’ (curator Ronit Eden) in Museum Beelden aan Zee (‘Sculpture by the Sea’), The Hague.

Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. It is a great honour to have been asked by Jan Teeuwisse to address you this evening. My task is to briefly provide some context for the work of Eyal Assulin, called Virus, within the work of KUNSTENISRAËL. Just to manage expectations, let me be clear: I am not here to interpret or introduce the work to you. It speaks for itself far more eloquently and subtly than I could hope to.

Allow me to give […]