holland http://design.org/tags/holland en The Work of Wim Crouwel: Exhibition and Video Interview http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview <p><a href="http://designmuseum.org/exhibitions/2011/wim-crouwel" target="The London Design Museum">The London Design Museum</a> is in the last few weeks of its exhibit showcasing prolific dutch graphic designer Wim Crouwel. <A href="http://Crane.tv" target="Crane.tv">Crane.tv</a> spoke with Crouwel and shared a preview of the exhibition, A Graphic Odyssey. He discusses his iconic digital typography and "what makes Dutch design distinctive."</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="465" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/26/wim_crouwel_1.png?1309147671" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview#comments design designer exhibition graphic holland interview london museum video Mon, 27 Jun 2011 04:08:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 2941 at http://design.org Wind-Powered Creatures Roam the Beaches of Holland: See Them in Action http://design.org/blog/wind-powered-creatures-roam-beaches-holland-see-them-action <p>Theo Jansen is a kinetic sculptor and builder in Holland, and he's been taking his art to the beaches. Jansen builds what he has dubbed 'strandbeests' from yellow PVC tubing. See the <a href="http://design.org/video">video</a> below, which explains how his creatures have evolved over time.</p> <p><img class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/25/beach_beesties_3.png" alt="Design, video, beach, beesties, sculpture, theo jansen" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="321" alt="Design, video, beach, beesties, sculpture, theo jansen" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/25/beach_beesties_3.png?1295997516" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/wind-powered-creatures-roam-beaches-holland-see-them-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/wind-powered-creatures-roam-beaches-holland-see-them-action#comments animal design holland Sculpture Tue, 25 Jan 2011 23:27:55 +0000 jessicapatterson 2599 at http://design.org