Book Launch | Beyond Matter by Levi van Veluw
Launch of Beyond Matter – Regular Edition at MENDO
14:30 – 15:30
MENDO, Berenstraat 11
Launch of Beyond Matter – Special Edition at Galerie Ron Mandos
16:00 – 18:00
Galerie Ron Mandos, Prinsengracht 282
On Saturday 11 May, MENDO will host a book signing session with acclaimed artist Levi van Veluw. Afterwards, you are invited to join the artist for the launch of the special edition of his book “Beyond Matter” at Galerie Ron Mandos.
Levi van Veluw (1985, Hoevelaken, NL) works in a variety of disciplines, including scenographic installations, drawing and photography. His art, widely shown across Europe and the United States, earned him a number of nominations and awards including the International Photo Award. In the Netherlands his work is shown and collected by museums including Noordbrabants Museum, Den Bosch; Museum Arnhem; Museum de Fundatie, Zwolle; Singer Laren; Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag; Centraal Museum, Utrecht and Stedelijk Museum Schiedam. Van Veluw’s work can also be found in private collections such as Caldic Collection, Ekard Collection, Beth Rudin de Woody Collection and corporate collections like KPMG. Van Veluw has exhibited internationally at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York and Ars Electronica, Linz, amongst others. He made installations for clients such as Hermès and his work is presented at international art fairs. One-person exhibitions were held at Marres, Maastricht (NL, 2016) and Domaine de Kerguéhennec (FR, 2018). This year, the artist has solo exhibitions at Tenuta Dello Scompiglio (IT) and Museum Het Hem (NL).
ABOUT Levi van Veluw
In 2010, the work of the artist was showcased in a series of major museum exhibitions, including the exhibition “Dead or Alive” at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, the Museum of Modern Art in Arnhem and Ars Electronica in Linz.
2013 saw the publication of the book “Origin of the Beginning”. This singular book is a work of art in itself, published in an edition of 1000 hand-signed copies. The book, which is widespread among collectors and enthusiasts, provides an overview of the artist’s work from 2006 to 2013, a rich oeuvre that includes photographs, drawings, installations, sculptures and videos.