Dublett # 1: Annette & Caroline Kierulf

The collaborative artistic practice of Annette Kierulf and Caroline Kierulf is well known for their shared interest in woodcuts, often with texts integrated in the image, as well as their explicit wish to re-position printmaking as a critical space for reflection. In their exhibition configurations they add sculptures and installations to create connections between the prints,Continue reading “Dublett # 1: Annette & Caroline Kierulf”

Dublett # 2: Toril Johannessen

Dublett – Toril Johannessen is the second book in the ‘Dublett’ series. Each ‘Dublett’ consists of a new artist’s book and an anthology of commissioned texts. These twin publications focus on an artist’s practice, an artistic collaboration or an artistic project. The ‘Dublett’ series is initiated by Hordaland Art Centre, taking the Hordaland region in NorwayContinue reading “Dublett # 2: Toril Johannessen”

The Invisible Generation

The Invisible Generation is the title of a series of projects that appeared in different guises in the cities of Beijing, Melbourne, Kiev and Shenzhen in 2009–2010, inspired by a text by William S. Burroughs carrying the same title. One of the key premises was to create situations for art and its audiences to meetContinue reading “The Invisible Generation”

The Shadowfiles # 3

It’s been wonderful working with my former colleague Edna van Duyn, de Appel’s long-time editor, again. The Shadowfiles is de Appel’s annual magazine in book form that aims to shed light on invisible, behind the scenes activities of de Appel arts centre. While I only translated and copy-edited texts for issues 1 and 2, I’ve stuckContinue reading “The Shadowfiles # 3”