Sat 23 June
Final Art Rocks! Boijmans Music Competition
The final of the Art Rocks! Boijmans Music Competition will take place on Saturday 23 June 2012 from 8.00 p.m. until midnight in Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. The ten finalists will perform their tracks live in the museum. There will also be performances by Lucky Fonz III and Giovanca.
The evening will bring the cross-media project Art Rocks! to a festive close. During this evening the public will choose the winner of the Art Rocks! Boijmans Music Competition.
Art Rocks! Boijmans Music Competition Musicians from all over the Netherlands had until 13 May to upload a track to www.artrocks.nl inspired by a work of art in the museum, such as Bruegel’s famous Tower of Babel, the Little Dancer by Degas or the famous Lobster Telephone by Dalí. No fewer than 193 acts signed up for Art Rocks! Boijmans Music Competition. Participants have the chance of making a video clip, performing live in the museum and winning a first prize of 1000 euros. The Art Rocks! Boijmans Music Competition is being organised in collaboration with De Grote Prijs van Nederland: the Netherlands’ largest and best-known music competition.