Opera-House by Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster in Sonneveld House18 OCTOBER 2016
The French artist Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster created a work especially for Sonneveld House that will be on show from 13 November 2016 until 6 March 2017 in the museum house. Opera-house by Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster is a conceptual domestic opera based on early 20th-century operatic music and technology.
DATAdeserts: How to make hidden subjects visible on the digital map?13 OCTOBER 2016
The DATAstudio, an initiative of Het Nieuwe Instituut and the city of Eindhoven, organizes a design session during DDW16 on hidden subjects on the digital map. How can these data deserts be given a voice in both public opinion and municipal policy?
Spotlight on Dutch architects in Germany23 SEPTEMBER 2016
This autumn Het Nieuwe Instituut is initiating a series of dialogues in which young architects from the Netherlands and Flanders discuss their design practice in relation to four themes. The dialogues take place within the framework of the exhibition ‘Maatwerk – Massarbeit’ at the Deutsches Architekturmuseum, for which Het Nieuwe Instituut has provided material on loan.
Original Gispen furniture back in Sonneveld House30 AUGUST 2016
Het Nieuwe Instituut has acquired a set of original Gispen furniture that stood in the living room of Sonneveld House until the 1950s.
Het Nieuwe Instituut initiates presentation at first London Design Biennale 201615 AUGUST 2016
Under the auspices of the Agency for Architecture, Design and Digital Culture, Het Nieuwe Instituut is making a contribution to the first edition of the London Design Biennale 2016 at Somerset House. Het Nieuwe Instituut has invited Studio Makkink & Bey to curate and design the entry.
Het Nieuwe Instituut appoints new chair of the Board of Trustees and director of Business & Development20 JULY 2016
In appointing Judith van Kranendonk and Adriana Strating, the Supervisory Board of Het Nieuwe Instituut has implemented all the proposed governance measures.
Het Nieuwe Instituut presents Eva Rothschild in Sonneveld House, Museumpark Rotterdam25 MAY 2016
From 12 June 2016 Irish artist Eva Rothschild will present work commissioned by Het Nieuwe Instituut that reacts to the status of Sonneveld House as a museum house.
Het Nieuwe Instituut presents Space Embodied. The Russian Art of Movement 1920-193024 MAY 2016
The installation Space Embodied, on show from 12 June 2016 in Het Nieuwe Instituut, is about the new, free human as propagated by the Russian avant-garde. Space Embodied is an installation about the body in movement: life-size projections of dancers, a dance floor, stage sets and mirrors confront visitors in a direct and physical way with the historical material from the 1920s.