Omer Fast

14 May - 23 July 2011 — 14 May - 23 July 2011 - opening on 13 May, 2011, at 6:00 p.m.The first solo exhibition by Omer Fast in The Netherlands. The show is comprised of three different complex installations, none of which have been seen in The Netherlands before. These are the three-part work Nostalgia (2009), with which Fast won the Preis der Nationalgalerie fur Junge Kunst in Berlin, the 4-channel work The Casting (2007), that won him the Whitney Museum's Bucksbaum Award in 2008, and De Grote Boodschap (2007), produced for the Contour video biënnale in Mechelen. The exhibition is made possible with the help of: ifa Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen e.V., Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Noord-Holland, SNS Reaal Fonds, Goethe Institut, Embassy of Israel




The first solo exhibition of works by Omer Fast in the Netherlands is comprised of three complex installations. These are the three-part work Nostalgia (2009), the 4-channel work The Casting (2007), and De Grote Boodschap (2007).


Friday 27 May 3:30 - 5 pm Friday 10 June, 24 June, 1 July, 5 - 6:30 pm — As part of the exhibition a series of lectures will take place at NIMk in May and June for which speakers from different disciplines will discuss the work of Omer Fast.

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Exhibition text 



In the show Fast demonstrates his fascination with narrative and cinematic constructions, and different forms of documentary and re-enactment.


Interview between curator Petra Heck and Omer Fast via Skype on the 18th of January, 2011.

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event partner organisation
Art in Amsterdam 2011 

in conversation with Sven Lutticken


11-15 May — During the art fair Art Amsterdam, you will sense art more than ever. Over forty museums, art initiatives, artist collectives, galleries, art fairs and events have joined forces throughout five days to celebrate contemporary art in the city: experience Art in Amsterdam!


Sunday 15 May at 15.00 hrs. — Reservation Requested

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