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Ludamus, let's play

Last winter, I visited the exhibition ‘Pure Rubens’ in the Boymans van Beuningen Museum in Rotterdam and found myself inspired by Rubens’ oil sketch of Psyche Taken Up into Olympus.  Unlike Rubens I am all for the idea of a woman as god and creator!
 
My new series ‘Ludamus’, Latin for ‘Let’s Play’, came into existence.  I long for divine, voluptuous goddesses flying to heaven. I engaged dancers, who could watch their movements on the screen during the shoot. Working that directly and in the moment, created a burst of playful energy, as you can see.
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SIAF Salzburg International Artfair

2-8-2019 / 10-8-2019, SIAF Salzburg International ArtFair. Salzburg Airport Austria. Amadeus terminal 2, Reinisch Contemporary, Booth 1.  

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Fill Your Heart

6/7/2019 - 1/9/2019, Vernissage at 15 PM, ZERP Galerie Rotterdam
Duo exhibition Margriet Smulders / Mary A Waters

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Metamorphosen

14/06/2019 - 26/07/2019, Galerie Reinisch Contemporary, Österreich
Margriet Smulders, Herbert Brandl, Seiichi Furuya, Edelgard Gerngross, Martin Kippenberger, Hans Kupelwieser, Victor Piverno, Arnulf Rainer, Christoph Schmidberger, Franz West, Erwin Wurm

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Holy Disorders

September and October 2019, Domkerk Utrecht
Vernissage 13 September at 15.30 PM

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Go with a light foot

05/04/2019 – 25/05/2019. Vernissage: Thursday 04/04/2019 18h
Galerie Jordanow, Munich, Germany

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Is This New Music Honey?

07/04/2019 - 05/05/2019, Galerie Dom'arte
Vernissage 07/04/2019 at 3 PM.

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Margriet Smulders' wild dream

Two articles in newspaper De Gelderlander about the wild dream of Margriet Smulders

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No Worries

Did you miss PAN Amsterdam? No worries, my newest works are now on show at Zerp Gallery Rotterdam, until January 1st 2019. https://www.zerp.nl until the end of 2018. Prices will rise as from Jan 1st 2019. Take your chance at Zerp, Rotterdam or my other galleries.

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PAN Amsterdam, the fair for Art, Antiques and Design

18-11-2018 / 25-11-2018, RAI Amsterdam
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