At the intersection of design and journalism, new approaches are being developed to provide essential information for a world that is bombarded with political, economic and social issues on a daily basis. The collection Introducing Designalism focuses on propagating these approaches.
Irene Stracuzzi, The Legal Status of Ice, 2017Image: Ronald Smits
Forensic Architecture is a research agency combining journalism with architecture. Bob Trafford is specialized in open source research, data mining and analysis.
Angelique Spaninks is director of MU, Hybrid Art House in the Dutch city of Eindhoven. Spaninks has a background in both design and journalism.
Based in Amsterdam and Cairo, Foundland is an art collective founded in 2009 by Syrian artist Ghalia Elsrakbi and South African artist Lauren Alexander.
Join our upcoming Designalism Talkshow event
On June 9 2021, we are organising a live talkshow event at Beeld en Geluid Den Haag about Designalism. Any details will follow soon!
Design Digger about Designalism
Design Digger is an online and offline platform with talk shows and website with news, interviews, columns about Dutch design.
AJ: Confluences in values, forms and practices
Stijn Postema and Mark Deuze have published a great paper on the confluence of art and journalism. Both scientists are involved in our aim to map this convergence.
Artistic Journalism at Dutch Design Week
An event with Koert van Mensvoort (Next Nature Network), Stijn Postema, Annet Henneman (Teatro di Nascosto), Robert Glas, Irene Stracuzzi and Coralie Vogelaar.