On 29 September 2016, Yvonne Dröge Wendel was awarded the prestigious Dr. A.H. Heineken Prize for Art 2016. The jury unanimously praised Dröge Wendel for her originality, vitality and innovation, and her both playful and philosophical research into the relation between man and things. Her practice is illustrated in this short video by Henk Visser (DigiEmotion).
Open. Cahier on Art and the Public Domain,
no. 24 on Politics of Things - What Art & Design do in Democracy
A visual contribution by Yvonne Dröge Wendel and her Object Research Lab, with a dialogue by Sher Doruff and Maartje Hoogsteyns.
nai010 publishers in collaboration with SKOR | Foundation for Art and Public Domain English edition ISBN 978-94-6208-029-4
Publication date: November 9, 2012
Paperback | 128 pages | 17 x 24 cm
Open 24 investigates the current state of affairs in the theory and practice of the 'Politics of Things'. What does a thing like 'art' do in democracy, how does art make publics, how does a thing interact with other things and people, and how does it influence them? With contributions by Bernard Stiegler, Peter Peters/Ruth Benschop, Fiona Candlin, Peter-Paul Verbeek, Noortje Marres, Jeroen Boomgaard, Sher Doruff, Yvonne Dröge Wendel, Pascal Gielen, Mariska van den Berg and others.
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