De redactie voor de Grote Amsterdamse Kunstkalender 2016 bestaat uit: Robert Thiemann, Zippora Elders, Gijsje Ribbens, Steven Kuijs, Kathelijn Voets, Woes van Haaften, Maylita Meijer, Joline Platje, Afaina de Jong, Steffie Henderson, Sarah Schulten, Nergiz Gungor, Roos Hollander.


THE GREATEST EXPO NEVER MADE
by Woes van Haaften

New exhibitions are being created; not materialized, but all aspects will be recorded in notebooks. If it were cinema, no actual films would be made, only scenarios and storyboards. The process as result.
At first each student writes down the key elements of their desired exhibition in a notebook (handwritten texts + doodles). Then they will pass it on to the next student, who will reflect on it, sharpen and enrich it. This procedure repeats itself. The students become each other’s co–creators. Through peer feedback the exhibitions come to life. This is a project about imagination, anticipation and articulation.

The greatest expo never made is part of Masters of Form as conceived and edited by Bruno Vermeersch, Chef de mission of ‘Masters of Form’ at the Academie van Bouwkunst in Amsterdam.

Academy of Architecture Amsterdam - ahk.nl/bouwkunst/
Partner : Stimuleringsfonds Creatieve Industrie - stimuleringsfonds.nl
Mediapartner : The One Minutes- theoneminutes.org


Hoogtepunten Dutch Design Awards 2015. Op dinsdag 3 november presenteert Dutch Design Daily samen met de organisatie van de Dutch Design Awards, een aantal finalisten van de Dutch Design Awards 2015. Acht ontwerpers vertellen over de achtergronden van hun genomineerde en/of prijswinnende ontwerp.

Submarine Channel | Refugee Republic
Arna Mackic | Mortal Cities & Forgotten Monuments
Reframing Studio | Project Network
SchilderScholte Architecten | Pani Ambachtsschool
Maison The Faux | C’est Vrai ou C’est Faux
Studio Drift | Shylight
Circus Engelbrecht | Medicijnfabriek
Fabrique | Van Gogh Multimediatour

Moderator: Woes van Haaften

Dutch Design Daily LIVE #4, dinsdag 3 november 2015, Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam.


We’ll present the end results of all One Window #1 participants at the Graphic Design Festival Breda 2015. Hope to see you there!

Opening: Saturday September 26th, 2015, from 16.00–20.00
Location: SBK Breda, Markendaalseweg 48, 4811 KC Breda, Netherlands

On view until October 25th, 2015.

See Aliki van der Kruijs’ One Window #1 process »

See Kok Pistolet’s One Window #1 process »

See Rogier Arents’ contribution to One Window #1 »


Het Nieuwe Instituut viert de opening van het culturele seizoen met een avondprogramma in het teken van de actualiteit: It’s New!

Gasten uit de ontwerpwereld delen hun interesses en fascinaties met ons: Mattijs van Bergen, Ina Poppe, Daniela Schelle en Woes van Haaften.

It’s New!, donderdag 10 september, 20:00–22:00
Adres: Het Nieuwe Instituut, Museumpark 25, 3015 CB Rotterdam

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Op dinsdag 8 september 2015 ben ik moderator van Dutch Design Daily Live #3.


Vandaag ben ik geïnterviewd over New Window en het One Window #1 project door Ellen Walthuis bij het programma Ritme op Amsterdam FM. Het is hier terug te luisteren.


Met Iksi en Exhibitionists de vormgeving (publicatie + installatie) gedaan voor iona&rineke’s Jij en 899 anderen passen hier precies project tijdens het Over het Festival.


Earlier this year art and design platform New Window initiated ‘One Window #1’, a project for which three different artists were invited to develop new works, all starting with the same tool: one screen printing frame, measuring 140×100cm. The participants: Rogier Arents, Kok Pistolet and Aliki van der Kruijs

“In a time where the majority rather chooses for the easy and cheap digital way of working, silk screen workshops are struggling to stay afloat. The One Window #1 project is meant to show the richness and diversity of the silk screen technique by giving three completely different artists a free hand in exploring this beautiful trade. By giving them one restriction – the use of only one silk screen – the participants are challenged to develop a new outlook on this traditional technique, resulting in new possibilities for its application.” – Woes van Haaften


Op donderdag 28 mei ben ik één van de sprekers tijdens Pecha Kucha Eindhoven #17.