Jonas Staal (1981, The Netherlands) is a Dutch visual artist. In his work he explores the borders between art, democracy and propaganda. He studied monumental art in Enschede, the Netherlands, and Boston, USA. After writing different works on this subject, he founded the New World Summit in 2012: an artistic and political organization that develops parliaments for stateless and blacklisted organizations all over the world, currently building a new parliament commissioned by the Kurdish region of Rojava (northern-Syria).
Jonas Staal contributes to We, The People of Europe – June 2 16:30 in De Balie