What more suitable than to bring the powerful interaction between fashion, design and art and flora and fauna to the Keukenhof, one of Hollands most famous and colourful areas.
Everyone knows the flowers and the flower exhibition of the Keukenhof, but few know of Castle Keukenhof, the center of the atmospheric Keukenhof Estate in the heart of the bulb. More than two hundred acres of woodland, meadow, park with over eighteen monuments. A jewel in the Randstad, ready to be discovered. renovated in 2011 the Keukenhof Castle has become a place to linger in comfort, culture and nature. An historic environment, but full of life.
SALON/ has selected state of the art designers who embrace the beauty of flowers. During FlowerCASTLE you can admire the work of Karin Arink, Maarten Baas, Miroslaw Balka, Uta Barth, Otto Berchem, Jos Bregman, Merijn Bolink, Reinier Bosch, Sebastian Brajkovic, Niels Broszat, Frank Bruggeman, Martin Butler, Elspeth Diederix, Mark Dion, Telka van Dodewaard, Rolf Engelen, Irene Fortuyn, Freudenthal/Verhagen, Michel François, Lizan Freijsen, Maayan Ben Gal, Renato Galante, Liam Gillick, Daan van Golden, Marnix Goosen, Koen Hauser, Roderick Hietbrink, Florentijn Hofman and more. Curated by Gijs Stork of SALON/.
Castle Keukenhof is near Amsterdam, The Hague and Schiphol and very well accessible. Once you are in the neighbourhood you follow the signs with Keukenhof, and at the Stationsweg in Lisse you see the signs: “Kasteel Keukenhof”. Castle Keukenhof is right across the road from the world famous Flower Exhibition Keukenhof.
We hope to see you there, like always.
Please, visit this link for more information and images of the FlowerCASTLE/participants.
|image: freudenthal/verhagen - participants of flowerCASTLE|