Sajda van der Leeuw

writer - photographer - academic

On art

Georges Bataille, Erotism (cover image), 1957

Feature articles (non-academic):

  • ‘Ingekaderde oneindigheid: twee dagen in The Lightning Field.’ [‘Framed Infinity: Two Days in The Lightning Field‘.] Metropolis M (www.metropolism.com). December 2013/January 2014, Vol. 34, No. 6, pp. 78-80.
  • ‘Blues before Sunrise.’ Cimedart (www.cimedart.nl). March/April 2012, volume 42, issue 3, pp. 35-38.
  • ‘Melancholie in beeld.’ [‘Melancholy in Pictures.’] Cimedart (www.cimedart.nl). January/February 2012, volume 42, issue 2, pp. 22-34.
  • ‘De schoonheid van de democratische belofte.’ [‘The Beauty of the Democratic Promise.’] Cimedart (www.cimedart.nl). October/November 2011, volume 42, issue. 1, pp. 37-46.
  • ‘Cirkelen om vrijheid en noodzakelijkheid.’ [‘Circling around Freedom and Confinement.’] Cimedart (www.cimedart.nl). January/February 2011, volume 41, issue. 2, pp. 25-29
  • ‘De verschijning van een aanwezigheid.’ [‘The Apparition of Presence.’] Cimedart (www.cimedart.nl). November/December 2010, volume 41, issue. 1, pp. 20-25.
  • ‘Auch das Schöne muss sterben [The Beautiful, too, must die]: On Beauty and (Im)Perfection.’ Simulacrum, magazine of art and culture. (www.simulacrum.nl) In: (Im)perfectie, January 2010, volume 18, issue 1/4, pp. 9-13.
  • ‘Grens als overgang: het ‘dynamische denken’ in de Romantiek en in het werk van Blinky Palermo.’ [‘The Limit as a Transition: ‘Dynamic Thought’ in Romanticism and in the Work of Blinky Palermo.’] Simulacrum, magazine of art and culture. (www.simulacrum.nl) In: Flirt met de Romantiek, March 2009, volume 17, issue 2/3, pp. 39-43.

Catalogue articles & art reviews:

  • ‘Exhibition in Focus: Paul Strand, Morton Schamberg and Charles Sheeler, 1917, Marias De Zayas Gallery, New York’, in: Katherine M. Bourguignon Lauren Kroiz and Leo G. Mazow. America’s Cool Modernism: O’Keeffe to Hopper. Exhibition catalogue, Ashmolean Museum. Oxford, England, 2018, p. 84, no. 55, ill. (color) p. 85.
  •  ‘Georgia O’Keeffe (1887-1986)’ in: Katherine M. Bourguignon Lauren Kroiz and Leo G. Mazow. America’s Cool Modernism: O’Keeffe to Hopper. Exhibition catalogue, Ashmolean Museum. Oxford, England, 2018, p. 84, no. 55, ill. (color) p. 150.
  • To Find the Stupa Within.’ Blog article, website of Empires of Faith/Talking Religion, University of Oxford & Ashmolean Museum. Oxford, England, December 11, 2017.

Artist Interview

  • ‘Post-Propaganda in de praktijk: een interview met Jonas Staal.’ [‘Post-Propaganda in Practice: an Interview with Artist Jonas Staal.’] Cimedart (www.cimedart.nl). October/November 2011, volume 42, issue 1, pp. 29-36 (together with Arnaud Bom).