process

work in progress

  • intimations

    intimations

    Reading and editing Intimations by Zadie Smith.
    January 2021

  • spectacle, attention, counter-memory

    spectacle, attention, counter-memory

    Reading and making notes about Spectacle, Attention, Counter-Memory by Jonathan Crary.
    January 2021

  • bodily framing

    bodily framing

    Reading and making notes about Bodily Framing by Vittirio Galesse.
    January 2021

  • handwriting

    handwriting

    Reading about mirror-neurons and bodily sensing.
    January 2021

  • lost in latency

    lost in latency

    Working on my thesis about delayed, disconnected and distorted communication. Experimenting by sending notes such as this one to, and communicating my presentation through, a printer at the academy while not being there in person. Getting really lost in latency when this printer lost connection at the end of the year.
    January 2021

  • creative notebooks

    “You can’t teach creativity; all you can do is let it blossom”

    – Peter Gray

    creative notebooks

    Researching how notebooks can actually create creative space for creativity to blossom.
    January 2021

  • layered lines

    layered lines

    Working with transparent paper to create layered lines.
    December 2020

  • crumbling paper

    crumbling paper

    Crumbling, smoothing out and scanning the same paper over and over again. Creating a notebook with crumbled pages and other paper defects and details, instead of blank pages.
    December 2020

  • folding folds

    folding folds

    Folding paper at the same place over and over again, until it’s seen on the scan, which is normally smoothed out as much as possible by the Evernote scanning app.
    December 2020

  • this is not a moleskine notebook

    this is not a moleskine notebook

    Thinking of a notebook with pages that contain scans of the famous Moleskine notebook, declaring it’s clearly not a Moleskine notebook.
    December 2020

  • on beauty

    on beauty

    Reading and editing the book On Beauty by Zadie Smith. Reflecting on the text, and weaving my own texts into it.
    December 2020

  • this is not paper

    this is not paper

    Making a bigger and bigger rip in the paper until the paper is not seen as “paper” anymore by the Evernote scanning app.
    December 2020

  • this book is probably stolen

    this book is probably stolen

    Creating a concept of a stolen book, after my notebook with wavy lines was “stolen” by a company, selling it without my permission on Amazon, without Amazon taking actions.
    December 2020

  • get your ideas flowing

    get your ideas flowing

    Experimenting with more creative lines for a notebook, after only being able to find notebooks with straight lines or no lines at all. Starting with one set of flowing lines, creating separate pages from it.
    December 2020

  • can you me read?

    can you me read?

    Trying to translate my Dutch handwriting to English with Google Lens. Ending up as the translator myself, as I change my handwriting and sentence so Google Lens can actually understand me.
    November 2020

  • calm

    calm

    Reading and editing Calm by Tim Parks, while feeling far from calm. Trying to express this feeling in the book.
    March 2020