Forelæsning på KADK, grafiker og arkitekt Joost GrootensSkrevet: 12. september 2011
Den hollandske grafiker og arkitekt Joost Grootens holder i forbindelse med en workshop for bachelor studerende på afdeling 10 en forelæsning på KADK, torsdag 15. september, kl. 13.00 i aud. 5.
Joost Grootens arbejder meget med mapping i form af forskellige atlas og kort.
As part of his workshop collaboration with Department 10 this year, the Dutch architect and graphic designer Joost Grootens will present a public lecture on his work.
The 15. september in Aud. 5 fra from 13-16.
Joost Grootens (1971) is a self-taught graphic designer with a background in architecture. He runs a studio in Amsterdam. Studio Joost Grootens designs books in the fields of architecture, urban space and art, specializing on atlas projects, designing both the maps and the books themselves. Among his clients are 010 Publishers, Lars Müller Publishers, Phaidon Press, Vanabbe Museum and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. Two of his atlas designs won the gold medal in the ‘Schönste Bücher aus aller Welt’ (Best Book Design from all over the World) competition in Leipzig. In 2009 he was awarded the Netherlands’ most prestigious design award, the Rotterdam Design Prize. For the past eight years Grootens has been teaching at Design Academy Eindhoven. He has also lectured and conducted workshops at various institutions in Europe and Asia.