Everyday life in songtexts performed by pop artists: from Matt Munro to Shitdisco!
In COUP’s first identity for REC Sound, recording tapes played a crucial role. But in digital times the tapes disappeared from their studio. In the meantime more and more musical instruments entered their studio — from Toy guitars to Theremins. In collaboration with photographer Vincent Devaud.
Copy and poster are made for an art evening, when Pop band The Ik Jan Cremers performed during the screening of the anarchistic cultmovie Themroc in which modern life is razed to the ground … — > ‘Movie + Music’ Themroc poster for Delicatessen Zeeburg.
Design concept: The floor plan of the exhibition space functions literally as a framework for the layout. For every brochure, the participating artist is asked to sketch his or hers upcoming artwork into this framework on the cover which is printed on different weights during the series … — > Brochures for Sensory Spaces in Museum Boijmans van Beuningen.
Michael Tedja’s artworks all look very different and needed a typographic framework to make the publicity of his exhibition in the Cobra Museum look consistent … — > Flyers for Michael Tedja in the Cobra Museum.
The Principle Rules was an event about constructing and readability. The typography in the flyer and the brochure focused on readability as the result of a collapsing construction. … — > Flyer for Pakt: The Principle Rules.
The posters and flyers are made for Klassieke Beesten, an event that could be described as a dynamic sum of poetry and music … — > Poetry Out Loud posters and flyers for De Toneelschuur.
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. … — > Book design for Takako Hamano at the Sieboldhuis (Red Dot Award).
The title on the cover reads back in time via the covers of previous books, and emphasizes the content as the latest development of an ongoing story … — > Poetry book cover design for de Arbeiderspers.
This is the accompanying catalogue of Roulette, an art project in 6 rounds by German artist Manfred Pernice, taking place on a roundabout just outside the city of Utrecht. Every round in the book is more than just a chapter. It has its own cover. … — > A book on Manfred Pernice with 8 covers, for SKOR / Utrecht Cultural Affairs.