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New Photo Book 'Vincent was here'

1 October 2019

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  • Vincent van Gogh (1853 - 1890) moved from place to place from quite early on in his life, never staying in one spot for very long. In the Borinage he decided to devote himself to art, and made some 900 paintings and 1,100 works on paper during his career. He also left 902 letters for posterity. The photographer Karin Borghouts followed in Vincent’s footsteps, from his Dutch birthplace in Zundert to Auvers-sur-Oise in France where he took his own life. No less than thirteen locations, including Nuenen, Drenthe, Paris, Arles and Saint-Rémy-de-Provence are portrayed in magnificent images. She has also reconstructed 25 of his still lifes and photographed them.
    Come and enjoy the wondrous places and themes that were Vincent’s, and view them afresh through Karin Borghouts’ lens.

    Vincent was here

    Photography: Karin Borghouts
    Editor: Ronny Van de Velde
    Text: Xavier Canonne, director Musée de la photographie Charleroi, Belgique and Ron Dirven, conservator House Vincent van Gogh, Zundert, the Netherlands
    Lay-out & design: Karin Borghouts, Fabienne Peeters
    ISBN 9789080990333
    Bookrelease: 22/10/2019 Het Noordbrabants Museum
    Binding: Hardcover
    Pages: 208
    Size: 240 x 300 x 22
    Language: Dutch, French and English
    39 EUR
    Limited Edition: signed and numbered book including archival pigment print edition 22 x 28 cm (pdf on demand)
    99 EUR

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    International distribution by Exhibitions International
    exhibitionsinternational.be - orders@exhibitionsinternational.be

    Solo exhibition ‘Vincent was here’ in Het Noordbrabants Museum until 12/01/2020 together with ‘Van Goghs Inner circle’
    The website Vincentwashere.com is under construction