What the Art?! Harmen Liemburg

00:09:46 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
In the episode the Eye Openers visit graphic designer Harmen Liemburg.

Every day, one sees more than two thousand advertisements, images, and logos. How can an image stand out in this flood of visual information? Designer Harmen Liemburg makes colorful screen prints that draw inspiration from the graphic design found on our streets. In this episode, Blikopeners Bilal and Luna visit Liemburg's studio, where they are given an assignment: to collect packaging from the world around them - in this case, from the supermarket. Together with Liemburg, they discover what's involved in making a screen print.

Harmen Liemburg's assignment:

Under the professional guidance of Dutch broadcasting organisation AVRO, Blikopeners (Eye Openers - peer educators at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam) created the television series What The Art?! In each episode, the Blikopeners visited a prominent artist or designer in his/her studio.

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  • What the Art?!

    In each episode, the Blikopeners visit a prominent artist or designer in his/her studio.