The Dutch Foundation for Literature has compiled an exhibition of illustrations from picture books. The aim of this exhibition is to request global attention for the quality and diversity of Dutch illustrations, design and (picture) books.
A selection has been made from more than 100 illustrations by 24 children’s book illustrators: Dick Bruna, Charlotte Dematons, Harrie Geelen, Annemarie van Haeringen, Margriet Heymans, Wim Hofman, Philip Hopman, Yvonne Jagtenberg, Ceseli Josephus Jitta, Jan Jutte, Joke van Leeuwen, Ted van Lieshout, Martijn van der Linden, Mance Post, Sieb Posthuma, Wouter van Reek, Daan Remmerts de Vries, Ingrid & Dieter Schubert, Thé Tjong-Khing, Marit Törnqvist, Max Velthuijs, Fiep Westendorp, Sylvia Weve, Fleur van der Weel.
A production by Delano van Diest & Philip Stroomberg
1st assistant: Hilco Koke
Voice-over: Laura Watkinson
Illustration of elephant by Annemarie van Haeringen
Special thanks to: Samira van Buren & Caro, Annemarie van Haeringen, Ted van Lieshout, Sieb Posthuma and Peter Watkinson.
Commissioned by the Dutch Foundation for Literature, 2012