Alex Farrar
Born 1986 in Leeds, United Kingdom
Lives and works in Amsterdam, Netherlands
current and upcoming
25.11.16 – 27.11.16, ‘Rijksakademie Open’ group exhibition at Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam.
31-10-16 Thank you to Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Mondriaan Fonds, Stichting Hinderrust Fonds, Stichting Stokroos, Antalis bv and Stéphanie Dondelinger for making the ‘suits’ archived book possible.
14-09-16 Thank you to Antalis bv for supporting a new edition of Dog Ears, which will be launched at the finnissage of ‘The Kippenberger Challenge (7.45 Books)’ group exhibition at the Rijksakademie Library, Amsterdam
10-08-16 Big thanks to Joseph H. Clissold for supporting my forthcoming RijksOPEN presentation.
01.08.16 – 30.09.16, ‘De kunstcatalogus, een successtory’, article on art catalogues by Ilse van Rijn, featuring The Kippenberger Challenge, Metropolis M [ill.]
07.10.16 – 31.10.16, ‘The Kippenberger Challenge (7.45 Books)’ group exhibition at Pierre Kamp Lab, Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht.
01.09.16 – 30.09.16, ‘The Kippenberger Challenge (7.45 Books)’ group exhibition at Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten Library, Amsterdam.
26.09.16 – 30.10.16, ‘The Best Dutch Book Designs of 2015’ group exhibition at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam.
15.01.15 – 31.12.16, residency at Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, supported by the Mondriaan Fonds, Prins Bernard Cultuurfonds‎, Peter Paul Peterich Fonds and Elise Mathilde Foundation
Studio A7, Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Sarphatistraat 470, Amsterdam, 1018 GW
colophon was built with the ingenuity and patience of DisplayHooray.
The typeface used throughout is Maria Pro, created by Phil Baber, whose 2010 design for the Index book reappears here in the work pages.
Credit also goes to Qubik for my original website (2010–2014), which lives on in the icon based home page.
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds
Mondriaan Fonds
Peter Paul Peterich Fonds
Elise Mathilde Foundation