Noorderlicht: magische tocht langs het eigen geboorteland

Noorderlicht: magische tocht langs het eigen geboorteland

Lisandro Suriel

De 27e editie van fotomanifestatie Noorderlicht toont hoe het is om als Generatie Z volwassen te worden, met een overdaad aan informatie, een klimaatcrisis, economische stagnatie en een verwoestend virus. Veel fotografen zijn ook hun eigen herkomst aan het onderzoeken: bakbananen als het symbool van het thuis van vroeger. Lees hier mijn verhaal:

Sweet&Salt: book and exhibition

Sweet&Salt: book and exhibition

Sweet&Salt: Water and the Dutch is the title of an exhibition and a book on the relationship between the Low Countries and that element which is so fundamental to their landscape and their identity; water. Under pressure from climate change, the Netherlands are redefining their relationship to water, and in the process are subjecting the landscape to an extreme makeover. Read here the book in PDF.

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Risorgimento in industrial heritage

Risorgimento in industrial heritage

Torino is the capital of Italy’s celebration this year of the Risorgimento, the creation of the country 150 years ago. The city’s Fiat Lingotto factory is already famous, with its spectacular racetrack on the roof, but for this year’s festivities the city chose another impressive piece of its industrial past: the Officine di Grandi Riparazioni (OGR), where they used to repair the trains.

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Empathy at the Design Academy

Empathy at the Design Academy

The renowned Design Academy in Eindhoven opens its new academic year today with a fun, crazy, cool event on the theme of empathy. I’m moderating, guest speakers/artists are Merlijn Twaalfhoven, Frans de Waal, Roos Vonk, Lernert and Sander, Bas Raijmakers and Marianne Guldbrandson, and Rick Poynor. Lunch is designed by André Amaro and will no doubt be an event  in itself. Read the article…