I make books.
- Editorial Design
- Editorial design is the conception and design of journals, newspapers, magazines, brochures, and books and is directly connected with the redactional work.
- Information Design
- Information design includes the intelligent visualization of scientific information through graphic or interactive elements. Complex data would be intermediated to the user through an accessible and useable method.
- Print spans the design of all printed objects.
motivation for designing
I feel it is important, I like it and am good at it. My goal is to create clarity.
learned to design
I learned to design at Rietveld Academy from Bas Oudt and Frans Bevers.
year since working as
age of first design career thought
working at night per month
1 1 1 1 j
talking to my staff
lunch and other breaks
Conceptual thinking and analysis of an assignment. Typological research: looking at other books, mostly. Sketching.
Who: Wim Crouwel, Lars Müller, Reynoud Homan. What: books, lots of (old) books, both fiction and non-fiction. But also movies, documentaries, ballet, exhibitions, architecture, cities.
Like an architect’s office.
Analytical, synthesis, translation, clarity, beauty.
Open, intelligent, communicative, cultural, analytical.
relationship with client
Holiday love affairs: short, intense and then never see each other again.
getting along with salary
I cope well.
Like: open mind, non hierarchical. Dislike: not an open mind, hierarchical.