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Mella Jaarsma, Suspended Histories

Video: Suspended Histories

Concluding symposium of the project Suspended Histories.

From 5 October 2013 until 20 January 2014 Museum Van Loon hosted the contemporary art exhibition Suspended Histories. Point of departure of the exhibition was the relationship between the Van Loon family and the Dutch East India Company in the 17th and 18th centuries.              

Lecture by Diederick Wildeman

Lecture by Pim Westerkamp

Lecture by Martine Gosselink

Lecture by Annemarie Wildt

Shared Heritage / Indonesia / Colonial history / Museology /


Symposium: Suspended Histories
On the colonial past of the Van Loon family, and ways in which that past is presented and represented in Museum Van Loon.