Jan Dibbets


Horizon I – Sea 1971 by Jan Dibbets
2 channel video projection, colour, no sound 3:25”/3’:26”
Image courtesy Stedelijk Museum

JAN DIBBETS (The Netherlands, b. 1941) began as a painter and pioneered the use of photography as a conceptual art form and also film. He has shown numerous important exhibitions over the decades since the 70’s including in the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Tate Liverpool, UK; Witte de With, Rotterdam Kölnische Kunstverein, Cologne; Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington DC;The Museum of Modern Art, New York Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Kunsthalle Bern; XXXVI Biennale, Venice ;Kunstmuseum Basel Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Dibbets’s work will be featured in MAAP’s 2014 international touring exhibition LANDSEASKY
Photos from Dibbets’ exhibition at ArtSonje Centre, Seoul during LANDSEASKY:


Photo from Dibbets’ exhibition at OCT -OCAT Shanghai during LANDSEASKY:


Jan Dibetts – ‘Horizon I – Sea’, ‘Horizon II – Sea’ & ‘Horizon III – Sea’ at OCT – Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai for LANDSEASKY exhibition