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    Episode 32: Statue of Drenthe

    First aired: Wednesday, 6 May 2015 at 17.00 hours

    Art in public space. The province of Drenthe combines beautiful scenery with setting high artistic images. Why does the province do that? It makes sense to beautify public structures such as bridges, overpasses and roads through the eyes of an artist.

    While in the rest of the Netherlands public works are removed and stored in depots, Drenthe just wants more attention for this combination of landscape and visual arts. Director Annabelle Birnie of the Drents Museum explains.

    Director: Jasper Huizinga en Lotte Veltman

    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