Chambres mortes
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Chambres mortes

2015-2017

A look into historical interiors, which have been substantially restored or even reconstructed. These interiors are trying to bring alive the life stories of important persons and periods of the past. The first interiors showed below are published in the book Antwerpen, Stad Verbeeld and exhibited. Work in progress.

  • Saga - Japan

    2005

    Saga - Japan

    Karin Borghouts was invited to photograph in Japan in December 2005 at the invitation of the…

  • Rooilijn

    2002-2011

    Rooilijn

    Rooilijn: Dutch for the boundary line between private space and the public road. Karin Borghouts…

  • The Show

    2001-2009

    The Show

    A picture of an exhibition room with empty showcases. The exhibited objects are gone and this gives…

  • Reliquiae

    2009-2017

    Reliquiae

    “I got inspired by study items from scientific museums and photographed them in a special way.…