The Survivors; Town Hall Atrium, The Hague

Leonard van de Ven

Leonard van de Ven

Jakob de Jonge

Jakob de Jonge

The Hague Peace Projects organised a public exhibition (The Survivors) in the Town Hall Atrium. It is based on the drawings by 11 year old Syrian  boy Taim Safar.

Jakob de Jonge

Jakob de Jonge

Robert Roelink

Robert Roelink

Taim and his family are living as refugees in Turkey. His former Syrian teacher and artist Bassam Alkhouri collected his drawings and they have become the focal point of the show in which 16 artists reflect on them

Rik Smits

Rik Smits

Rik Smits

Rik Smits

It has become a very sympathetic exhibition which is quite well visited by the public, at least when i was there. Here are some pictures of the works on show, except (alas!) for Saskia Burggraaf’s video which wasn’t working when i visited.

Hanna de Haan

Hanna de Haan

Robert Roelink

Robert Roelink

Suzanne Somer

Suzanne Somer

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Taim Safar

Bassam Alkhouri

Bassam Alkhouri

Bassam Alkhouri

Bassam Alkhouri

Malou Cohen

Malou Cohen

Malou Cohen

Malou Cohen

Albert Zwaan

Albert Zwaan

Albert Zwaan

Albert Zwaan

Wouter Willebrands

Wouter Willebrands

Rutger van der Tas

Rutger van der Tas

Rutger van der Tas

Rutger van der Tas

Éva Murakeözy

Éva Murakeözy

Bassam Alkhouri

Bassam Alkhouri

Airco Caravan

Airco Caravan

Helen Hintjens

Helen Hintjens

Helen Hintjens

Helen Hintjens

Airco Caravan

Airco Caravan

Alexandra Arshanskaya

Alexandra Arshanskaya

Alexandra Arshanskaya

Alexandra Arshanskaya

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[Click on the pictures to enlarge]

 

Bertus Pieters