Have you ever wondered what’s the story behind the art exhibitions held at the Vrijhof building? How are the artworks chosen? Which purpose are they meant to serve? We sat down with Tessa Lieffering from Vrijhof cultuur to satisfy our curiosity.
A new artistic exhibition opens today at the campus. The exhibition space in Vrijhof will now belong to nature inspired installations made by Hedy Hempe and Elsbeth Cochius from the art studio Natuurlijk Werk.
‘SquareWave’ is a new unique art piece decorating the DesignLab. The installation, created by Edwin Dertien and Paul Klotz, was unveiled today.
The New York Times has called him ‘the Leonardo da Vinci of data’. His real name is Edward Tufte, statistician, artist and one of the four people who will be awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Twente tomorrow. However, the American emeritus professor at Yale believes firmly that it is not his name that matters but his ideas: ‘Ideas are universal, people are local.’