‘welcoming center’, 2007

 

 

museum folkwang in essen, germany is exhibiting ‘stadt der sklaven’ an exhibition of work by atelier van lieshout. the exhibit focuses on ‘slavecity’ a project the studio has been developing since 2005. it is presented through plans, drawings, sculptures, models and installations about the dystopian ‘slavecity’, where values and ethics are turned upside down. the show will run until july 6th. this series was also shown during milan design week 2007

read more in designboom’s interview with joep van lieshout

 

slavecity by atelier van lieshout ‘welcoming center schematic’, 2008

 

 

slavecity by atelier van lieshout ‘male slave university’, 2007

 

 

slavecity by atelier van lieshout ’emaciated’, 2006

 

 

slavecity by atelier van lieshout ‘museogestor’, 2008 (detail)

 

 

slavecity by atelier van lieshout ‘urban plan table’, 2007

 

 

slavecity by atelier van lieshout ‘female slave university, 2006