Graphic Days® Eyes On the Netherlands
Best Of Dutch Visual Design
Graphic Days® Eyes On the Netherlands is launching an international event in collaboration with Graphic Matters and the Embassy and Consulate General of the Kingdom of The Netherlands in Italy to present the best of Dutch visual design in Turin.
Graphic Days® is a cultural project dedicated to international visual design. Since its first edition, Graphic Days® has hosted a different guest country in an exhibition named Eyes On. The project aims at presenting the excellence of the visual culture of a selected nation through artworks and designs made by some of the most relevant studios and professionals. After Spain, Poland, and Romania, this year the Netherlands becomes the protagonist of the dedicated exhibition.
From May, 14th to 30th, a program of free online events, workshops and exhibitions will showcase the highlights of Dutch visual communication and the contamination among European trends and influences in this field.
A vast exhibition itinerary guides visitors to discover the visual landscape made in the Netherlands. The project Alphabet of Cases of The Palace of Typography Masonry is presented for the very first time in its complete: An imaginary museum dedicated to the abundance and diversity of visual communication techniques, born from the idea of the Dutch graphic designer Richard Niessen, in collaboration with Dennis Elbers, founder of Graphic Matters. An utopian palace that brings together Niessen’s graphic experimentation and his research aimed at creating an interdisciplinary cultural history and a new theory of typography.
Graphic Days® Eyes On the Netherlands — Best Of Dutch Visual Design
May 14th–30th, 2021