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Can you take a hint? To celebrate the exhibition Loading… Works from the Foam Collection, Foam gives away a Foam Edition by Jean-Vincent Simonet, an artist whose work is featured in the exhibition. Scour the rooms of the exhibition to have a chance to win this limited edition print (worth €400,-) and enter the Smartify Scavenger Hunt!
Chemical Crying #3, from the series Skype Issues, 2015 © Jean Vincent Simonet. Measures: 40 x 30 cm. Edition of 10 + 1 AP €400,00
The Smartify app offers additional information to show Foam’s relationship with works from the Foam Collection. If you scan the work in the exhibition, you will find more images and information, for example about the exhibition history of the work. By using the Smartify app, finding the clues and connecting the dots, you can win this limited edition print.
HOW DOES IT WORK
This limited edition print by Jean-Vincent Simonet is part of the series Skype Issues; a modern love story, that combines flowers with portraits. It tells the story of a long distance relationship that is falling apart and shows Simonet’s crying lover, created by capturing the image on Skype. Simonet then used old and new techniques to distort the image.
ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
In 2014, Foam presented to the public work from its own collection for the first time, in the exhibition Reflected - Works from the Foam Collection. Since then, the collection has grown from over 400 to around 550 works of art. The collection – which is focused solely on contemporary photography – is still constantly developing. The current exhibition shows a selection of the most recent additions.
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Foam is supported by the BankGiro Loterij, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Gemeente Amsterdam, Olympus and the VandenEnde Foundation.
Foam Editions is supported with products of Philips Smart All-in-One monitors.