Pictogram workshop at Tsinghua, Beijing

Me and Zhao Jian

Me and Zhao Jian

Early in 2014, Zhao Jian, head of the Department of Visual Communication Design at Tsinghua University, Beijing, invited me to give a workshop about pictogram design for two weeks. Convenient timing, since the Chinese translation of my book about Dutch visual identity was about to be published too. Continue reading

CAFA Lecture

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To my surprise my translator–Mike Liu–arranged for me to give a lecture about my book at the Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA), Beijing. It is the flagship of Chinese art academies and I felt much obliged. So yesterday I found myself at the entrance of the CAFA School of Design. Continue reading