Tag Archives: London

Come Together

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Thievery Corporation 2017

Artist: Thievery Corporation Lead artist: Racquel Jones Album: The Temple of I & I Out: 2017 Genre: Dance Yesterday I saw the Black Power exhibition in  the Tate Modern in London. It shows the art made by black artists in the revolution of the Sixties, … Continue reading

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Public diary | Record

  I live in an archive. A collection of stuff that somehow caught my eye and spoke to me. The record I bought at a flea market, because it reminded me of my childhood. When I was a girl about … Continue reading

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Anna Karenina now

On the left from Creative Review one from a series of reissues of Russian classics, and on the right my design for the cover of a personal book. An idea that popped up when I saw the Tolstoy cover. Read … Continue reading

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Typography tribute

Again the sensation of not being alone > there are others who share my interest. And show it. This is a tribute I spotted on Java Street, the up and coming hip and happening shopping street around the corner, rappidly … Continue reading

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Word on the street

Yesterday was a day of Prince and typography. After an inspiring meeting discussing typography with a publisher I had to cross town, where every other car had turned into a Prince radio station, his music was everywhere! and the two put together reminded … Continue reading

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Thank you

A lifetime ago I picked up this postcard from a gallery in London, called The Gallery. It is work made by London based artist Lucy Casson and I could never chuck it. Whenever I came across it again in some … Continue reading

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Take down the bank

This picture is taken in Amsterdam, over a hundred years ago. It shows the Paleis voor Volksvlijt (Palace for Industry) the work of Samuel Sarphati – a local doctor involved in politics, particularly as a project developer in city planning – who came back … Continue reading

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Burger guerilla marketing

When abroad it’s easier to notice stuff, because of the so-called holiday glasses I mentioned before. While crossing the road in SW London, my eye caught the black line drawing on a white paper bag, brightly beaming off the black … Continue reading

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London online

Hallelujah for online shopping, since a weekend in London is never enough! {But I still haven’t found the pink (velvet) sofa…}

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