Illustrations for ‘Voorzorg voor voedsel- en productveiligheid. Een kijkje in de toekomst’ (Precaution for the safety of food and products. A glimpse into the future), VWA, 2010
Illustrations and animations in co-operation with photographer Barbara Smeenk 2008-2010
A selections of spreads with scenario illustrations (click on image to enlarge):
The animations (2008) were made after scenario studies and were used as inspiration for the stories in the final book. They show three possible scenario's: extreme versions of the directions society might develop towards. The animations were used by the VWA to brainstorm about these possible developments in order to get an idea of the future risks concerning food and product development.
Voedsel en Waren Autoriteit
The animations were made for a very specific audience and should not be seen as autonomous artworks, but if you're interested in seeing them, let me know and I'll send you a link.
book (2010) ‘Voorzorg voor voedsel- en productveiligheid.
Een kijkje inde toekomst’ (Precaution for the safety of food
and products. A glimpse into the future) is the outcome of an exploration
of the future by the Office for Risk Assessment of the Food and
Consumer Product Safety Authority. The book lays out a combination
of scientific and creative points of view to show which technological
innovations are likely to become part of our daily society within
the next couple of years. Besides that the book reflects on the
question how to deal with the possible risks of these innovative