Artist Page — 2 Sep 2020
In the Presence of Absence, the bi-annual show of proposals for the museum collection, presents 23 artists (collectives). This artist page includes a text on the work and an artist contribution.
Remy Jungerman (b. 1959) studied at the Academy for Arts and Cultural Education in Paramaribo, Suriname, and at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. He is a co-founder of the Wakaman Project, Drawing Lines – Connecting Dots, which seeks to advance the position of Surinamese artists internationally. His work has been exhibited at Brooklyn Museum in New York and Kunstmuseum Den Haag in The Hague, and at the Havana Biennial, Cuba. In 2019, Jungerman’s work was part of the Dutch submission to the 58th Venice Biennale.