analog pixel art

When I was a kid, we had no computers.
But did we have pixel art! It looked like this.

Pixel art is as old as the grid. Looking for old examples of the use of a grid, two disciplines come to mind: mosaic and weaving.

During a trip through Devon last month I stumbled upon some fine folk art. While entering a church, my eye was caught by colourful packages hanging between the benches like christmas presents. People bring their own cushion to church to make the praying on wooden benches easier on the knees. While in other rural churches those cushions were often covered by uniformous crotchetings (as if every grandmother had  been given the same obligatory pattern), the needlework in St. Pancras in Widecombe-in-the-Moor was far more authentic and varied. Beautiful colour schemes and patterns and the inevitable cross stitched alphabets… Say hello to Josie.



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highlights from the lowlands

Gids voor deelnemers aan een driedaagse tour door het Vlaamse en Nederlandse theaterlandschap met internationale professionals. Het format van deze publicatie voor Kunstenpunt kan door de opdrachtgever zelf in huis worden gereproduceerd voor andere events. In nauwe samenwerking met Hilde Princen.

Participants guide to a three day tour through the flemish and dutch theater landscape with international professionals. Made for Flanders Arts Institute, the format can be reproduced in-house on future and different events. In close harmony with Hilde Princen.




open atelier 6-05-2017

 tipozero en chez rosi doen mee aan drukdrukdruk het grafiek-event van kunst werkt. Op zaterdag 6 mei kan je tussen 10 en 17 u het atelier bezoeken. Je ziet hoe letterpress en riso werken, kan in onze publicaties neuzen en krijgt antwoord op al je vragen. Welkom!

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