ARTS, CRAFTS + OTHER is Basje's recurring list of everything art. Here’s this month’s top 3 of stuff to watch, go to or look up.

This month there's no escaping Marina Abramović for those living in Amsterdam. The play The Life and Death of Marina Abramović is part of Holland Festival and The Artist Is Present, a documentary about Abramović' latest performance, will premiere in the EYE film institute. On June 19 EYE will also show videos of her performances. With introductions by Bart Rutten and Gaby Wijers. Read more.

 2. Simon Schama's documentary series The Power of Art.

1. Dirk Braeckman, a book by Dirk Braeckman. Publication by Roma.