Hana - Mariëlle van den Bergh & Mels Dees

Library Exhibition

Following a residency in Japan by the Eindhoven artist Marielle van den Bergh a precipitation of the workflow and a book are presented in the library.

At the library blog of the Van Abbemuseum you can follow the expierences of Marielle van den Bergh and Mels Dees during their residency in Japan.

You are cordially invited to the opening on Sunday November 11th from 15.00 until 17.00.


Opening speech by Lydia van Oosten, project coordinator at the European Ceramic Work Center, ’s-Hertogenbosch


At the occasion of a residency at Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park in Shigaraki, Japan, by the Eindhoven-based artist Mariëlle van den Bergh in the summer of 2012, the library presents the book Hana (flower). This book records her working process and her partner’s, the Eindhoven-based artist Mels Dees, who made a new series of photo pieces based on material gathered in Japan. Until 11 January this process, together with the photos, will be exhibited at the library.


Location: library

Opening hours library:

Tu-Fr 11.00-17.00

weekends closed

Van Abbemuseum
Bilderdijklaan 10
5611 NH Eindhoven
The Netherlands
T: +31 40 238 1000

Disclaimer & Colofon

Opening hours: Tuesdays to Sundays from 11:00 to 17:00 hours.
Every first Thursday evening the museum is open until 21:00 hours.
From 17:00 hours the admission is free.



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