Students’ Stories: Laura Köpping on the exhibition Cabinet of Wonder

Written by Laura Köpping, student MKDA This past summer I had the pleasure of doing an internship in the department of Academic Heritage of the VU library. Under the guidance of Liselotte Neervoort I collaborated with other students, artists and curators on making the exhibition Cabinet of Wonder. The aim of the exhibition is to… Read More Students’ Stories: Laura Köpping on the exhibition Cabinet of Wonder

RE-source Collective shows ‘design research’

Festive Opening of the exhibition RE-SOURCE during the Dutch Design Week (19-27 October 2019) in Eindhoven, written by prof. dr. Ginette Verstraete During Dutch Design Week RE-source, the winner of the Dutch Design Award 2019, will show an interactive installation on urban waste streams. RE-source is a NWO-SIA collaboration between Design Academy Eindhoven / Lectoraat… Read More RE-source Collective shows ‘design research’

Willem van Genk in the Outsider Art Museum in the Hermitage in the Newspaper

Written by dr. Jos ten Berge Last week, some 400 people were present at the opening of the biggest exhibition of work van Willem van Genk ever. Hardly recognised during his life, Van Genk now counts among the best of the best within the ranks of the so-called “outsider artists”, that is, people who are… Read More Willem van Genk in the Outsider Art Museum in the Hermitage in the Newspaper

Minding Music :||: Making Sound: a brand-new VU SummerSchool Course

Written by prof. dr. Hans Fidom Next August (Mondag 3th – Friday 16th), VU University (Chair Organ Studies) and the Orgelpark present a new branch to the impressive program of the VU SummerSchool: a two-week course on making music and thinking about it – both in new ways. No less than ten internationally acclaimed teachers,… Read More Minding Music :||: Making Sound: a brand-new VU SummerSchool Course

Lecture on Environmental Humanities by Simone Post

Written by Ginette Verstraete On Tuesday 11 March 2019 our 2nd speaker in the MA Lecture Series on Environmental Humanities presented her work to us: Simone Post, who is a  textile and product  designer. She graduated with honours from the Design Academy Eindhoven (DAE) in 2015 and since then  her work has received numerous accolades… Read More Lecture on Environmental Humanities by Simone Post