7 August till 20 September 2020
Sissel Marie Tonn
While most people are aware that plastic is polluting the oceans and food chains worldwide, impacting the health of marine organisms, who really thinks about the possibility that humans are among the most highly plastic-exposed species?
The Open Monument Day takes places on September 12, 2020.
Liza Voetman & Halla Einarsdóttir
On the 21st of July, Halla Einarsdóttir and I met on Skype.
Josje Hattink & Laurent-David Garnier
In SYB Circles, young artists and academics are encouraged to experiment with media other than critical texts to reflect on SYB’s residents and their projects.
Kunsthuis SYB is een monument en staat ook bekend als 'Het Huis met Arend' - foto: Historisch Beetsterzwaag
Kunsthuis SYB is thrilled to receive structural funding from the province of Fryslan for the next four years.
1 till 25 July 2020
Portal Scroll (still), Halla Einarsdóttir, 2020
On view: Saturdays & Sundays, 1 – 5pm Final presentation: Saturday 25 July, 3pm
27 till 28 June 2020
We kindly invite you to attend a presentation by Laurent-David Garnier in Kunsthuis SYB. Preview: saturday 27 june, 13:00 – 17:00 hours Final presentation: Sunday 28 June, from 15:00 hours
Anika Mariam Ahmed - Crepuscular, oil on linen, 100 x 130 cm, 2020
We are happy to announce that Anika Ahmed has joined our programming committee.
15 May till 28 June 2020
French artist Laurent-David Garnier often works with scents, and evaporating and elusive materials, to create immersive compositions and sculptures.
17 till 29 May 2020
In collaboration with Minerva Art Academy, Groningen
What can you do and make in 24 hours?
25 March till 9 May 2020
May 9th | Visit by appointment
Anna Hoetjes - Spectra (Portret van Astronomen Annie Jump Cannon en Henrietta Leavit gezien door een spectroscoop. Projectie op papier), 2020
SYB’s current resident is Anna Hoetjes (1984, Amsterdam). While SYB is currently closed to the public, we still want to continue to offer artists the opportunity to further develop their work.
On the 1st of April, Josje Hattink interviewed Maarten Bel about his stay at Kunsthuis SYB in Februari & March of this year.
Deadline: 21st of March
Open call for artists living and working in the Netherlands Deadline: 21 March, 11:59pm
4 February till 15 March 2020
Residency & performances
Because of the coronavirus we have decided to cancel the last tryout and final show of Maarten Bel at SYB. These shows were scheduled to take place on Friday March 13th and Saturday March 14th. Instead, SYB will be open on Saturday, March 14 between 1pm and 5pm: at SYB, a video recording of the […]
14 December 2019
Petra Ponte - Nola & Boni
Date: Saturday 14 December Conversation (in Dutch) from 3pm – 5pm dancing till bam
4 November till 19 December 2019
Residency & events
"Surinamers vinden de Friezen", De Tijd, 30 september 1952
Curator Petra Ponte will be a resident at Kunsthuis SYB until 19 December.
Winnaar Vytautas Kumza met juryleden Nathalie Hartjes (l) en Louwrien Wijers. Foto: Sjoerd Knol
On Sunday November 3, the 8th Sybren Hellinga Art Prize was awarded to visual artist Vytautas Kumža.
8 till 10 November 2019
Opening Opening & SYB Circles Artist Talk (w/ ZOMAAR Radio): 8 November, 5pm
With: Kamilė Česnavičiūtė, Denislav Golemanov, Marnix Sixma and Eleni Tsompanidou Opening show & SYB Circles Artist Talk (with ZOMAAR Radio): 8 November, from 5PM Location: Music dome in Sterrebos, Groningen
19 October till 3 November 2019
Kunsthuis SYB is proud to announce a group exhibition at SYB, which will open on October 19. The exhibition features works Caz Egelie, Vytautas Kumža, Alina Lupu, Samuel Otte and Natalia Papaeva.
19 September 2019 till 30 September 2018
SYB welcomes Piet Zwart Institute
With: Yanick Soland, Petter Dahlstroem Persson, Jamie Kane, Daphne Simons, Josie Perry, Berglind Erna Tryggvadottir, Jake Caleb, Annabelle Binnerts, Lukas Messner, Lucia B. Mendoza and Bernd Krauss.