About the part that art plays in a globalising society

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Fotografie: Anoek Steketee Fotografie: Anoek Steketee

Exhibition: ‘Vroeger is een ver land’

Anouk Steketee made a series of photos in Indonesia about the remarkable phenomenon: plesiran tempo dole. As leisure, men and woman from all ages, relive the colonial period by dressing up and role playing.

Do they do this because of a nostalgic need? A historical consciousness? Or is it just something with no meaning at all. Photographer Anouk Steketee and writer Arnold Bruggen try to search for answers to these questions.



Photography / Shared Heritage / Indonesia / Colonial history /