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MIDIS by Pieter-Jan Pieters (OWOW) now on sale!

MIDIS, Pieter-Jan Pieters, OWOW. Nu te koop!

Pieter-Jan Pieters (OWOW) won the Henry van de Velde Young Talent Award 16.

There no doubt about it. The MIDIS are impressive, both to the jury and the visitors of the Henry van de Velde Awards 16. They are wireless controlers, turning body movements into music.

In his own words: "The MIDIS 2.0 are all about physical control, with digital possibilities. The MIDIS 2.0 combine expressivity and the ability to add digital layers on top of your analog instruments, blending digital and analog."

These are this years categories

foto: Michel De Cock
  • COMMUNICATION AWARD: A prize for the innovative development and design of letters, packaging and printed media, and for new media or new applications of existing media that have improved and/or altered communications directed at the consumer in an original manner.

Jo De Baerdemaeker receives the first honorary title 'New Flemish Masters in the Fine Arts'

Jo De Baerdemaeker receives the first honorary title 'New Flemish Masters in the Fine Arts'. Photo: Michael de Lausnay
First honorary title ‘New Flemish Masters in the Fine Arts’ for typeface designer Jo De Baerdemaeker. Awarded by the Minister of Culture from Flanders Sven Gatz at the Henry van de Velde Awards in Bozar, January 19, 2017.