Categorie archieven: Writings in English

The New North (1)

Image: poster by Neville Brody, 1988 * * * In the spring of 1998 – ‘it was fifteen years ago today’ – I decided to leave Philips Design to persue other opportunities. One of those was an invitation by John

The New North (1)

Image: poster by Neville Brody, 1988 * * * In the spring of 1998 – ‘it was fifteen years ago today’ – I decided to leave Philips Design to persue other opportunities. One of those was an invitation by John

In conversation with Anthon Beeke

Image: book cover for publishing house Bert Bakker, Anthon Beeke/ 1980 * * * Published in Affiche, winter 1992 * * * In 1992 I interviewed Anthon Beeke in his studio. I took notes and reconstructed his answers to the

In conversation with Anthon Beeke

Image: book cover for publishing house Bert Bakker, Anthon Beeke/ 1980 * * * Published in Affiche, winter 1992 * * * In 1992 I interviewed Anthon Beeke in his studio. I took notes and reconstructed his answers to the

The Golden Age in Bucharest

Image: the Golden Age in Ljubljana (design by COMA), DK/ 2009 * * * Golden Age – Highlights of Dutch Graphic Design (1890-1990) was a traveling exhibition developed in 2007 by Premsela. During two years the exhibition was on view

The Golden Age in Bucharest

Image: the Golden Age in Ljubljana (design by COMA), DK/ 2009 * * * Golden Age – Highlights of Dutch Graphic Design (1890-1990) was a traveling exhibition developed in 2007 by Premsela. During two years the exhibition was on view

Less is more, more or less (2)

Image: book cover for Prometheus, Niels Meulman and DK/ 1992 * * * Written by Gerard Forde Published in Emigre Magazine, winter 1993 * * * Investing in Communication DINGEMAN and NIELS feel that the esoteric nature of much Dutch

Less is more, more or less (2)

Image: book cover for Prometheus, Niels Meulman and DK/ 1992 * * * Written by Gerard Forde Published in Emigre Magazine, winter 1993 * * * Investing in Communication DINGEMAN and NIELS feel that the esoteric nature of much Dutch

Less is more, more or less (1)

Image: book cover for Prometheus, Niels Meulman and DK/ 1991 * * * Written by Gerard Forde Published in Emigre Magazine, winter 1993 * * * In the fall of 1993 Gerard Forde, a young and brilliant art historian with

Less is more, more or less (1)

Image: book cover for Prometheus, Niels Meulman and DK/ 1991 * * * Written by Gerard Forde Published in Emigre Magazine, winter 1993 * * * In the fall of 1993 Gerard Forde, a young and brilliant art historian with

The risk of becoming oneself

Image: cover illustration for the pocket edition of Sexual Personae by Camille Paglia (unused), DK/ 1992 — This is my contribution to Inventing Futures, a book celebrating the 10th anniversary of the ArtEZ Master of Choreography, to be published this

The risk of becoming oneself

Image: cover illustration for the pocket edition of Sexual Personae by Camille Paglia (unused), DK/ 1992 — This is my contribution to Inventing Futures, a book celebrating the 10th anniversary of the ArtEZ Master of Choreography, to be published this

Esthetisch reveil/ Aesthetic awakening

Afbeelding: Fabergé uit de serie ‘Iberisch kleurboek’, DK/ 1989 — In 2010 vond de laatste Premselalezing plaats onder mijn leiding, in de Koningszaal van het Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen in Amsterdam. De lezing werd gehouden door Nancy Etcoff, als

Esthetisch reveil/ Aesthetic awakening

Afbeelding: Fabergé uit de serie ‘Iberisch kleurboek’, DK/ 1989 — In 2010 vond de laatste Premselalezing plaats onder mijn leiding, in de Koningszaal van het Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen in Amsterdam. De lezing werd gehouden door Nancy Etcoff, als