Paul Groot

Fungus: Inquiry of Place 1994
Plasy Monastery

Paul Groot is an Art Historian who graduated at the University of Amsterdam. He is a filmmaker and lecturer at Mediamatic, the AHK and Artcross, Tokyo. As an art critic, he has contributed to NRC Handelsblad, Museumjournaal, ArtForum, Flash Art and other noteworthy publications.
Groot was editor of Radio Rabotnik TV in 1986-1987, with Jos Alderse Baas (one of the key players in a nice “biography” at an art event in Paradiso in 1980, see Martijn Haas, "S.K.G," Uitgeverij Lebowski, Amsterdam), Menno Grootveld (founder Radio Rabotnik TV), Gerald van der Kaap ( photographer) and Bibikov. Between 1986-1987 they made the broadcasts of Radio Rabotnik TV, which resonated within and beyond the Amsterdam canal neighborhood and have been acquired by the Stedelijk Museum.