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2022 Amsterdam INS Convention

  • Thursday, May 19, 2022
  • (CEST)
  • Monday, May 23, 2022
  • (CEST)
  • 5 sessions
  • Thursday, May 19, 2022, 5:00 PM 8:00 PM (CEST)
  • Friday, May 20, 2022, 8:30 AM 6:00 PM (CEST)
  • Saturday, May 21, 2022, 9:00 AM 6:00 PM (CEST)
  • Sunday, May 22, 2022, 9:00 AM 6:00 PM (CEST)
  • Monday, May 23, 2022, 9:00 AM 11:00 PM (CEST)
  • Amsterdam Marriott Hotel

Registration

  • Registration from March 22, 2022
  • Includes a 1 year membership and 4 International Netsuke Society Journals.

Registration is closed

Member Registration - $1,100

spouse/partner - $1050

Non-Member Registration – $1,150

Includes a 1 year membership and 4 International Netsuke Society Journals.

Day Registration - May 20 - Friday – $250

8:30am Registration Desk Opens

9:00am Welcome and announcements

9:15am Stereotyping Dutchmen in Netsuke -- Daan Kok

10:15am Shojo O Tenmin -- Dieuwke Eijer

11:00am BREAK

11:30am WORKSHOPS (choose one)

Sagemono Matching: The Enhanced Beauty of a Matched Set -- Steve Koppich and panel

Ivory and Ivory-types + What’s that? -- Alain Ducros

Contemporary Carvers Workshop - Leon Mommersteeg & Adam Bland 

12:30am LUNCH (MIDTOWN GRILL)

2:00pm– 6:00pm DEALER EXHIBITION ROOM OPEN

6:00pm- 8:00 pm Exhibition & Reception at Bonhams Offices, Amsterdam: Myth, Mirth and Magic:  Important Netsuke & Sagemono from the Guy de Lasteyrier Collection

Day Registration - May 21 - Saturday – $250

8:30am Registration Desk Opens

9:00am Announcements

9:15am The Year of the Tiger -- Dave Butsumyo

10:15am BREAK

10:45am Netsuke – Form Follows Material --  Prof. Matthi Forrer

11:45am Artist Teiji and ceramic netsuke -- Hugues Vuillefroy de Silly

12:30am LUNCH (MIDTOWN GRILL)

2:00pm– 6:00pm DEALER EXHIBITION ROOM OPEN

6:00 pm Benefit Auction for INS,  Wine Reception sponsored by Zacke


Day Registration - May 22 - Sunday – $250

8:30am Registration Desk Opens

9:00am Announcements

9:15am  Collecting Japanese Art in  the Netherlands --  Menno Fitski, Rijksmuseum

10:15am BREAK

10:45am Early 19th and 20th Century European Netsuke Collectors  G. Raimondi

11:45am WORKSHOPS (choose one)

Contemporary Maki-e, Shibayama, Kutani and Kagamibuta netsuke -- Ikuko Kimura 

Wood and wood types - Alain Ducros

12:30am LUNCH (MIDTOWN GRILL)

2:00pm – 6:00pm  DEALER EXHIBITION ROOM OPEN

EVENING Nihon no Hanga Museum – visit & reception (tentative)

Day Registration - Monday - May 23 – $250

9:00am Announcements and Member Meeting

9:45am From Ennery to Laeken Tower - Alain Ducros

10:30 am BREAK

11:00 AM - 12:30 am (incl. Q&A)

Collecting Netsuke in the 21st century

- Provenance

- Ivory

- Online bidding

- Buying at auction/buying with dealers

- 20 years ago – what changed?

Moderator: Adrian Heindrichs

Panel:

Rosemary Bandini
Richard Lutton
Patricia Jansma
Jeff Olson / Dessa Goddard

12:30am LUNCH (MIDTOWN GRILL)

2:00pm-4:00pm DEALER EXHIBITION ROOM

6:15 pm Transport to dinner by boat

7:00pm- 11:00 pm  RECEPTION & GALA DINNER at the Koepelkerk

**Gala Dinner is not included in the Day Registration


The International Netsuke Society is vehemently opposed to the trafficking, trade or commerce of illegal ivory, horn or any other illegal material. We support and comply with all international laws and regulations, including but not limited to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), the Endangered Species Act, and the African Elephant Conservation Act.