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Noorderdiepte | Episode 22 | Young in Groningen

Based on the art historian Henk van Os, former director of the Rijksmuseum and art history professor at the RUG of Groningen, the story is told about his contemporaries. These are artists in Groningen in the sixties and seventies, a time of Provo, actions and acclaimed exhibitions.

Noorderdiepte

Episode 22: Young in Groningen

First aired: Wednesday, 18 February 2015 at 17.00 hours

Based on the art historian Henk van Os, former director of the Rijksmuseum and art history professor at the RUG of Groningen, the story is told about his contemporaries. These are artists in Groningen in the sixties and seventies, a time of Provo, actions and acclaimed exhibitions.

Van Os knew many artists personally and reminisces Henri de Wolf, Edu Waskowsky , Siep van den Berg and Albert Waalkens. He is an art farmer who started a gallery in his own stable in Finsterwolde.

Regie: Buddy Hermans en Lejo Siepe


About this program:

Landscape, art and culture, with the window on the north.

Every week we broadcast in Noorderdiepte, a collaboration with Foundation Beeldlijn and magazine Noorderbreedte, a documentary. Each documentary is introduced by a brief interview with a person.

Beautiful films that are worth viewing. Films about musicians like Roelof Stalknecht and Jenne Meinema. Artists such as Jan Steen and Alfred Hafkenscheid and poet Rutger Kopland. Various artists that now can be viewed by a large audience.

Noorderbreedte: http://www.noorderbreedte.nl
Stichting Beeldlijn: https://www.stichtingbeeldlijn.nl