Short film about Beatrix Ruf, who has been director of the Stedelijk Museum for two years now. A film team followed her during her first eighteen months of her tenure. How does she like her new job?
Exactly two years ago, Beatrix Ruf (1960, Singen, Germany) became the new director of the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. How did she do in her new job? Robbie Schweiger and Jeroen van der Poel followed her in the past year, to get a glimpse of a directors’ whereabouts. You can see her at work behind the scenes, setting up exhibitions, meeting artists and visiting the Venice Biennial. Ruf also shares her visions on the importance of modern art, her view on the future of the Stedelijk.