Text from the Red Dot Award jury: This book converts the texts and drawings of japanese artist Takako Hamano, who made them during her search for traces in Japanese and Dutch fishing villages, into a homogenous design.
This Book contains 10 years of content of Arechined. COUP decided to put the content of every single year in a seperate file folder, as if the book was a pile of folders.
This book is a manual, a catalogue and a DVD Booklet in one. We decided to make the publication on DVD size, to make the DVD and the book equally important. The images in the book or bound around the text sections like an ongoing process because there is no ultimate visual moment that could