Museum De Lakenhal © Karin Borghouts, 2016 (fragment)
 
 
 

Solo exhibition 
 
OPENING MUSEUM DE LAKENHAL IN LEIDEN (NL)
 

Museum De Lakenhal in Leiden, the Netherlands reopened on June 20, 2019. In one of the two new exhibition halls, the exhibition MUSEUM IN TRANSITION can be seen with large-format photos by Karin Borghouts and one historical painting by Susanna van Steenwijk. Between 2016 and 2019, Karin Borghouts followed the renovation process of Museum De Lakenhal. The new building was realized by HappelVerhoevenCornelisse Architect. In the other new exhibition hall you can see 'DESTROYED HOUSE' by visual artist Marjan Teeuwen. In the renovated museum wings you can enjoy the permanent collection with masterpieces by Lucas van Leyden, Rembrandt and Theo Van Doesburg.  

Museum in transition - Karin Borghouts
 
June 20 - September 29, 2019

Museum De Lakenhal
Oude Singel 32
Leiden
The Netherlands
 

 
Exhibitionview Museum in transition © Karin Borghouts, Museum De Lakenhal Leiden NL
   
 
 
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SHORTLIST DUMMY AWARD LES RENCONTRES DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE ARLES
 
 
 
 

 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 


The photobook PARIS IMPASSE by Karin Borghouts is shortlisted for the LUMA RENCONTRES DUMMY AWARD 2019 in ARLES. The book will be exhibited during Les Rencontres de la photographie, Arles in July and August. Congratulations to the 17 other nominees. Info.
This book depicts 228 impasses or cul-de-sacs from the 1st to the 20th arrondissement for the first time. The photographs offer a glimpse of part of Paris that usually goes unnoticed.

Paris Impasse (prototype, not published yet)
26,5 x 19 x 2,8 cm softcover
300 pages, 228 photographs
Photography and concept: Karin Borghouts
Book design: Jean-Michel Meyers
Digitally printed by Stockmans
 
 
 
 
 

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NEW BOOK ARCHITECTURE AND TELEPHONY
 

 
In fall 2018 Karin Borghouts and Filip Dujardin were commissioned by Proximus to photograph a number of former RTT buildings in Belgium. A book on this subject with text contributions by, among others, architectural critic Marc Dubois will be published at the end of June 2019. The book is a coöperation of Art Proximus and CIVA.
One of Karin’s personal artworks will also be included in the Proximus Art Collection.
Persbericht
Communiqué de presse
Architecture du téléphone
Architectuur en telefonie
224 pages, 215 illustrations
33 x 24 cm
French/Dutch
Hardcover

Photography: Filip Dujardin and Karin Borghouts
Text by Marc Dubois and others
Published by Proximus Art Collection and CIVA
 
     

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KUNSTENFESTIVAL WATOU

  The Watou Arts Festival - at the French border in Belgium - is at its 39th edition this year and runs from 29 June to 1 September. The theme is "Saudade", which is Portuguese for a certain state of mind, sadness and desire. A photo of Karin Borghouts was exhibited earlier in the duo exhibition with Mieke Teirlinck 'Traces of Memory' at Galerie De Mijlpaal in Knokke.

 
 

‘A painter’s room’  (Marten Melsen) © Karin Borghouts, 2017 -2018 - archival pigment print/Dibond 100 x 125 cm.
 


 
 
 

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