Paper Biennale, Museum Rijswijk, The Netherlands, Europe

Posted on September 16, 2012 by


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Today’s bibliotorrent comes from Travel Between The Pages and takes us on a whirlwind journey to Rijswijk in South Holland.exhibition listI continue to follow the path of Madrid-based artist Alicia Martin as she spreads her biblio-sculptural installations around Europe. The latest installation is a torrent of books which spill from the window of Den Haag’s Meermanno Museum as the centerpiece of the museum’s Paper Biennial 2012Not to worry, Martin utilizes donated, secondhand books that were headed to the pulper anyway.the exhibition listThe Meermanno Museum, housed in a stately 19th century townhouse, is a gem of a museum dedicated to the history of the book in Western Culture. The collection ranges from priceless medieval manuscripts to modern art books. This year’s Paper Biennialruns from September 1 to November 25th.

Location: Herenstraat 67 – 2282 BR, Rijswijk, The Netherlands

Entry Fee: 6 Euros, 3 Euro surcharge for the biennale