Categorie archieven: Writings in English

Waarheidsliefde/ Desire for Truth

Image: Robin Uleman, Saaremaa Estland, 2016 (detail) * * * Deze tekst werd gepubliceerd in de catalogus van Quarantaine, de eerste solotentoonstelling van Robin Uleman in Stedelijk Museum Breda. This text was published in the catalogue of Quarantaine, the first

Waarheidsliefde/ Desire for Truth

Image: Robin Uleman, Saaremaa Estland, 2016 (detail) * * * Deze tekst werd gepubliceerd in de catalogus van Quarantaine, de eerste solotentoonstelling van Robin Uleman in Stedelijk Museum Breda. This text was published in the catalogue of Quarantaine, the first

Mondrian Lecture 2017 by Narayan Khandekar: Collecting colour

Image: bottle from the Forbes Pigment Collection * * * Please scroll down for Dutch. This is the foreword for the publication of Sikkens Foundation and ArtEZ press with the full text and wonderful photos of the Forbes Pigment Collection. The book can

Mondrian Lecture 2017 by Narayan Khandekar: Collecting colour

Image: bottle from the Forbes Pigment Collection * * * Please scroll down for Dutch. This is the foreword for the publication of Sikkens Foundation and ArtEZ press with the full text and wonderful photos of the Forbes Pigment Collection. The book can

Sikkens Prize 2015: David Chipperfield

Photo: the great hall of the Neues Museum in Berlin PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH * * * Voorwoord voor de publicatie David Chipperfield, The Embedded Nomad In 1960 werd de eerste Sikkensprijs uitgereikt aan de ontwerper en architect Gerrit Rietveld

Sikkens Prize 2015: David Chipperfield

Photo: the great hall of the Neues Museum in Berlin PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH * * * Voorwoord voor de publicatie David Chipperfield, The Embedded Nomad In 1960 werd de eerste Sikkensprijs uitgereikt aan de ontwerper en architect Gerrit Rietveld

Through the looking glass

Image: magic lantern slide, based on illustration of Sir John Tenniel, between 1910 and 1925 * * * PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH * * * Wie zicht wil krijgen op het belang van beeldcultuur, kan zich baseren op een

Through the looking glass

Image: magic lantern slide, based on illustration of Sir John Tenniel, between 1910 and 1925 * * * PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH * * * Wie zicht wil krijgen op het belang van beeldcultuur, kan zich baseren op een

Crouwel & Werkman

Image: prints by H.N. Werkman (1944), posters by Wim Crouwel (1970s?) Yesterday I interviewed Wim Crouwel at the celebration event of Total Identity’s 50th anniversary in Amsterdam. Wim certainly gets older but is still as bright and kind as he

Crouwel & Werkman

Image: prints by H.N. Werkman (1944), posters by Wim Crouwel (1970s?) Yesterday I interviewed Wim Crouwel at the celebration event of Total Identity’s 50th anniversary in Amsterdam. Wim certainly gets older but is still as bright and kind as he

The New North (3)

Image: poster Paris 68 (anonymous) * * * 4. THEMES AND SCENARIOS 4.1 Artificial design In 1726, Jonathan Swift published Travels into several remote nations of the world. On the island of Lagado, the former surgeon A. Lemuel Gulliver is

The New North (3)

Image: poster Paris 68 (anonymous) * * * 4. THEMES AND SCENARIOS 4.1 Artificial design In 1726, Jonathan Swift published Travels into several remote nations of the world. On the island of Lagado, the former surgeon A. Lemuel Gulliver is

The New North (2)

Image: record cover Joy Division with New Alphabet by Wim Crouwel * * * 3. DOMAINS OF KNOWLEDGE 3.1 Exploration Graphic design is the discipline that practises and studies the processing of messages into visual codes. A graphic designer makes

The New North (2)

Image: record cover Joy Division with New Alphabet by Wim Crouwel * * * 3. DOMAINS OF KNOWLEDGE 3.1 Exploration Graphic design is the discipline that practises and studies the processing of messages into visual codes. A graphic designer makes