At the intersection of design and journalism, new approaches are being developed to provide essential information for a world that is bombarded with political, economic and social issues on a daily basis. The collection Introducing Designalism focuses on propagating these approaches.
Irene Stracuzzi, The Legal Status of Ice, 2017Image: Ronald Smits
Economist Eric Smit is cofounder of Follow the Money, a platform for investigative journalism. Follow the Money was started in 2009 with the aim of investigating people, organizations and systems that misbehave, especially financially and economically, or that seriously harm society. Follow the Money recently started its own theater tour, which even includes their own band. In their words: Muckraking meets rock 'n roll.
Alice Wong is a story designer and tutor at MA Information Design at Design Academy Eindhoven. Her research focuses on understanding our perception of reality. She translates complex information into elaborate, shareable stories. Her main area of interest is at the intersection of biographical documentary, media and social phenomena.
Florian Cramer is interested in thinking differently about publishing. He is known worldwide as an expert on communication through memes and anything in the line of experimental publishing and technology is his thing. Florian works at the Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam as a reader in Autonomous Practices, investigating "new, self-organized forms of art and visual culture outside the existing systems of art and design."
Designalism Newsroom Publieksevenement
Op vrijdag 8 juli 2022 worden de resultaten gepresenteerd van Designalism Newsroom op de locatie van Beeld en Geluid in Den Haag.
Join Designalism Newsroom
Designalism Newsroom is the 'newsroom of the future' where artists and journalists create experimental media productions for varied audience(s).
Watch our Designalism Event
Last month we organised Designalism: Design + Journalism i.c.w. Beeld en Geluid Den Haag. We are excited to let you know that the talk show is available now via YouTube.
Join our upcoming Live Talk Show
On June 9, ACED i.c.w. Beeld en Geluid Den Haag organises a live talk show, portraying frontrunners and innovations at the intersection of design, art and journalism.
Design Digger about Designalism
Design Digger is an online and offline platform with talk shows and website with news, interviews, columns about Dutch design.
AJ: Confluences in values, forms and practices
Stijn Postema and Mark Deuze have published a great paper on the confluence of art and journalism. Both scientists are involved in our aim to map this convergence.
Artistic Journalism at Dutch Design Week
An event with Koert van Mensvoort (Next Nature Network), Stijn Postema, Annet Henneman (Teatro di Nascosto), Robert Glas, Irene Stracuzzi and Coralie Vogelaar.