Monthly Archives: November 2015

Nepalese tartan and other art

A selection of work by artists who take part in the two-year residency program of the Rijksakademie voor beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam.

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Open Studios

  Today is the last day of open studios at the Rijks Academy in Amsterdam. Plenty of inspiration to be found! tickets €8, with publication €12

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Milanese dimensions

These are pictures I took at the furniture fair in Milan. Interesting dimensions.

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Serendipity 2

The second photo from an album I stumbled upon in a junk shop this summer. (first is here) Make up a story.

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Everyday strangeness

Erm, this is not a surprise gift made from a hoover bag (sorry, it’s the time of the year 😉 It is the tardigrade, or water bear, a tiny animal, seen through the microscope. A good thing they don’t grow taller than … Continue reading

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Betrayed by technique

The painting above was stolen last Thursday from the Castelvecchio Museum in Verona. It is part of the robbery of masterpieces worth an estimate €15 million, and among them are works of great names like Rubens, Tintoretto, Pisanello and Bellini. But … Continue reading

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Sports couture

Nike Lab, the American sports giant’s platform for creative exploration – aiming to reinvent the Nike classics through collaboration – has launched their second collection of fashionable apparel in cooperation with the übercreative Japanese house of sacai, Founded by Chitose Abe in 1999 … Continue reading

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Mondaymorning feeling

Yes. But. I also like Nike’s slogan: JUST DO IT. {By the way, have you seen Nike Lab’s latest? Great collaboration with fashion label Sacai: Just love it!}

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If you love London

you will  l o v e  the work of Caroline Harper! Art director and set dresser by profession –Turner, the film, being one of her projects- Harper was blown away by the art of map making, and inspired by the work … Continue reading

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Right here

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