On 9 April 2022 Man & Kunst aired an episode about Ferdi on NPO2, Dutch television. You can watch the episode by clicking on the link. Photo by: Ilse Vocking, Avrotros 2022.
Lucas de Man with Ferdi's Wombtomb, 1968 at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
The museums are open again after a long time, and National Museum Week is around the corner. This is the perfect moment for Lucas De Man to delve into the stories behind five iconic works of art from the permanent collection of Dutch museums. De Man discusses the work and lives of three progressive female artists: Thérèse Schwartze, who portrayed the elite of the Dutch aristocracy in the nineteenth century, the famous sculptor Barbara Hepworth, for whom he travelled to St. Iv
Margaret Randall reveals personal stories and profound insights about the artists who most influenced her life. Artists in My Life is a collection of intimate and conversational accounts of the visual artists that have impacted the renowned poet activist Margaret Randall on her own journey as an artist. Randall writes of each relationship through multiple lenses: as makers of art, social commentators, women in a world dominated by male values, and in solitude or collabor