On this page you can find some information about lectures I gave during the past few years,
or lectures & workshops yet to come.

The creative nightmare - 25/08/2012
Lecture at the The Plantin Institute of Typography, Antwerp.
www.initiaal.be

Workshop and lecture at the Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles - 10 to 17/06/2012
A Belgian invasion in Los Angeles, together with Jan en Randoald and Boy Vereecken.
http://www.otis.edu/

TYPO San Francisco 2012 -
05 & 06/04/2012
Theme: Connect. I played the five-armed guitar!
http://typotalks.com/sanfrancisco/

Integrated2011 - International design conference, Antwerp (Belgium) - 22 & 23/10/2011
I didn't lecture there, but I moderated the conference. Read the manifesto.
www.integrated2011.org - download the English version - download the Dutch version - go to the project

Pecha Kucha, Recyclart (Belgium) - 27/09/2011
Let's get rid of all dictates!
http://pechakucha.architempo.net/

'Tales of a city, a graphic journey into The Hague' From 7 to 18 March 2011.
An Erasmus Intensive Programme (IP) by students and professors from:
Kabk - Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (the Netherlands) , Sint Lucas Antwerpen - Art department Karel de Grote-Hogeschool, Antwerp (Belgium) & Marmara University - Graphic design department, Istanbul (Turkey).
Go to the project

International exchange - Ringling College of Art & Design (Sarasota, Florida, USA) 23/10 - 13/11/2010
I have been teaching there for 3 weeks at the graphic design department in exchange with colleague Jeffrey Bleitz.
www.ringling.edu

Graphic design at cityscale - 01/10/2010
Conference & debates. About city identity, typography, signage, integration of centres and cuiltural festivals, urban development…
www.brusselsdesignforum.be - Look at the pictures

Ben Bos 80 years! - 05/09/2010
Debate about 'the community involvement of the graphic designer' at the anniversary of the Dutch graphic design legend Ben Bos in 'Pakhuis De Zwijger', Amsterdam.
www.dezwijger.nl

'Tales of a city, a graphic journey into Istanbul' From 7 to 19 March 2010.
An Erasmus Intensive Programme (IP) by students and professors from:
Kabk - Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (the Netherlands) , Sint Lucas Antwerpen - Art department Karel de Grote-Hogeschool, Antwerp (Belgium) & Marmara University - Graphic design department, Istanbul (Turkey).
Go to the project

Pecha Kucha, Kaaitheater (Belgium) - 28/01/2010
About the concept behind the Integrated conferences.
http://pechakucha.architempo.net/

I-day, Hasselt (Belgium) - 07/02/2010

The new relevance of print. Lecture at the Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg during the annual illustrators day.
www.vlaamse-illustratoren.com

Integrated2009 - International design conference, Antwerp (Belgium) - 22 & 23/10/2009
I didn't lecture there, but I moderated the conference.
www.integrated2009.com - go to the project

Proclamation ceremony Sint Lucas Antwerp (Belgium) - 26/06/2009
L'inspiration n'est pas un privilège.
download pdf

Festival international de l'affiche et du graphisme de Chaumont 2009 (France).
Studio workshop 'Being twenty' for students.
http://www.ville-chaumont.fr/festival-affiches/index.html

The actual position of the graphic designer. PHL Hasselt 2009 (Belgium).
Lecture at the Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg during the opening of the Power of Print exhibition.
www.phl.be

Integrated2007 - International design conference, Antwerp (Belgium)
I didn't lecture there, but I moderated the conference.
www.integrated2007.com - download the program booklet - go to the project

TypoBerlin 2006 'Play' - Be a boy lecture
About keeping our mind fresh and joyful and therefore –in a certain way– childish.
www.typoberlin.de - download short summary - download flyer

ATYPI 2005 'On the edge', Helsinki (Finland) - Get integrated lecture
About the attitude of being integrated as a graphic designer.
www.atypi.org

ZEFIR 2001, The Hague (the Netherlands).
Presenting the work of a graphic design studio, working in a difficult country.
www.zefir7.nl

TypoBerlin 2001 'Brands'
Presenting a cricital view on branding.
www.typoberlin.de

PDA 2000 Congress (Pan European Brand Design Association), Antwerp (Belgium).
Presenting the corporate identity approach of visionandfactory.
www.pda-europe.com

The future of the past Conference, typography & graphic design symposium, 2000, Lahti (Finland).
Presenting the interaction between teaching and running a graphic design studio.
download flyer

TypoBerlin 2000 'Style'
Talking about the doctrine of stylism and lifestyle dictatorship.
www.fontshop.de

Citype99 - (dis)information conference, Antwerp (Belgium)
I didn't lecture there, but I moderated the conference.
go to the project

Thype 1998, Rotterdam (the Netherlands)
Symposium on graphic communication.
Organised by Jan Willem Stas & Rick Vermeulen (Willem de Kooning Academie) & Fontshop Benelux.
http://wdka.hro.nl - www.fontshop.be

Citype97 - Young urban typography conference, Antwerp (Belgium)
I didn't lecture there, but I moderated the conference.
go to the project