Events

Group exhibition Loods 6

Group exhibition Loods 6

June 15th & 16th, 12:00-17:00, Loods 6, Knsm laan 143, Amsterdam

With Toos Booij, Puck van Doorn, Miriam Woudwijk, Marjan de Smit, Hanneke Vink, Femke Kok, charo.b & Isjah Koppejan

  • Recap Kyo machiya AiR
  • Recap Kyo machiya AiR Recap Kyo machiya AiR

The Kyo machiya Artist in Residence gave me the opportunity to immerse myself in the machiya way of living, in the Kyoto way of life. During the residency I kept this blog to describe my experiences. In this period I visited in between 30- 40 machiya’s, from cafe’s to private residences, from office spaces to social businesses. Some perfectly preserved, some redeveloped in modern ways. Continue Reading

  • Kyoto Machiya AiR exhibition in Amsterdam
  • Kyoto Machiya AiR exhibition in Amsterdam Kyoto Machiya AiR exhibition in Amsterdam Kyoto Machiya AiR exhibition in Amsterdam

From October 11th untill 18th Cesi Nolten and I will present the results of our Kyomachiya Artist-in-Residence 2014 in ‘t Japans Cultureel Centrum in Amsterdam. The same exhibition was on show in Kyoto in July.

After staying in the Nishijin area in Kyoto between May-July we would like to share our experiences with you! Please find the details on the website of Japans Cultureel Centrum.

  • Co-creative workshop ‘Rethinking the future of machiya’
  • Co-creative workshop ‘Rethinking the future of machiya’ Co-creative workshop ‘Rethinking the future of machiya’ Co-creative workshop ‘Rethinking the future of machiya’ Co-creative workshop ‘Rethinking the future of machiya’

What I found out in this short period, in these two months, is that the people in and outside Kyoto are trying to save their cultural heritage in many different ways as best as they can. To give these people an extra boost in their amazing efforts to find new ways to save machiya’s I organized a co-creative workshop using design thinking to help each other to re-think the future of machiya’s.

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  • Kyoto Machiya AIR 2014 Exhibition
  • Kyoto Machiya AIR 2014 Exhibition

From July 18th untill 20th Cesi Nolten and I will present the results of our Kyomachiya Artist-in-Residence 2014 in
ANEWAL Gallery. 

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  • Exchanging ideas on co-designing (updated)
  • Exchanging ideas on co-designing (updated) Exchanging ideas on co-designing (updated)

Yesterday KCCC invited me to give a lecture at their office in Kyoto on the work I’ve done in Europe.

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