MIX talents 2011

Mix ended schoolyear 2010 -2011 with a exposition @ Rokin 75. Great artworks – OWN STYLE >> TRUE SELF – with a lot of soul in it and more expression through Visual Culture. CHECK IT OUT !!!   to enlarge the work click on the foto > click again !!  Read More

Exhibition Genius without Talent

16 Jul — 2 Oct 2011 de Appel Boys’ School   Eerste Jacob van Campenstraat 59 New Entrance at the Ferdinand Bolstraat! (around the corner) (tram 16 or 24, stop Stadhouderskade) We live in a world in which the boundaries between expertise and amateurism become increasingly vague and transparent. On the one hand it is as though user-generated content has a central place and anyone can make a contribution to the production... Read More

Deel toespraak Anna Tilroe tijdens ‘Bezetting museum Boijmans-Van Beuningen’

Wat maakt dat autoritaire leiders steeds weer hun agressie openlijk botvieren op kunst, is het verzet dat ze erin voelen. Een verzet tegen iedere denkrichting, ieder systeem, iedere theorie die een claim legt op de werkelijkheid en ons voorschrijft hoe wij moeten denken en leven. Kunst, of het nu om beeldende kunst, dans en theater gaat of om literatuur en muziek, kunst schrijft niets voor, maar roept op om telkens opnieuw betekenis te geven aan de... Read More

MIXMETHOD STATEMENT FOR THE PRESS

Introduction In the Netherlands, we have a large variety of schools and universities where people can learn. There are, however, some schools that operate on the boundaries of the traditional system and address education in an entirely different way. The MIX Academy is one of those schools. About MIX academy MIX academy is a creative institute where the approach is bottom-up rather than top-down: individuals get the opportunity to find their identity... Read More

A Day At The Stedelijk Museum With The MIX

Today we went for some art history lessons to the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam. It showcased: Temporary Stedelijk 2, which focuses on the renowned collection of modern and contemporary art and design. Selections from their rich collection are presented in innovative ways within the current conditions of the building, called: ‘Making Histories: Changing Views of the Collection’. We all stepped into the light when we entered the sanctum... Read More

Workshop – Art History

After the exposition from ‘De drie musketiers‘ we went back to the expo with the students for some art history lessons. Ralph told us the different stories behind all the art and what kind of classical technique they used. They made all the art with classical technics with a modern point of view. Ralph also wanted to share how complex and fascinated being Angelina Jolie is. That is not just because of here looks. She portrays a lot of... Read More

Workshop – Branding the word: Empowerment

Our students were giving a task for five weeks from one of our teachers: Omar Pasha to create an idea based on the word: empowerment. Empowerment refers to increasing the spiritual, political, social, or economic strength of individuals and communities. It often involves the empowered developing confidence in their own capacities. The term empowerment covers a vast landscape of meanings, interpretations, definitions and disciplines ranging from psychology... Read More

MIX Academy Open Day

OPEN DAGEN MIX ZATERDAG MIDDAG   28  Januari vanaf twee uur tot 5 uur ZATERDAG MIDDAG   25 Februari vanaf twee uur tot 5 uur the MIX Academy hosted an open day for future students, parents and anybody who was interested in art. It is a great to meet people with the ambition and expectations of creating there own style. Everybody is very enthusiastic about the school, work made by our students and art in general. The visitors were directed... Read More

MIX Academy Openday 27th of February

Sunday the 27th of February is our next open door day from 12:00 till 16:00. Come to have a chat with artists, check out work from our students and have a drink with us. See you Sunday!  Read More

MIX fulltimers workpresentation

The MIX fulltime students present their work to the public http://vimeo.com/18210739  Read More

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