Roger will be talking about his work as a photobook designer, and will be sharing a couple of selected projects.
Wednesday 27. May 2020
7pm - 8pm CET
Location : Zoom (sign up under to receive a link)
Read more about the Online Talk programme "Once Upon a Time... - an online program on protest and engagement in research based photography" here.
Born in Tilburg, the Netherlands, in 1969. Studied graphic design at the Academy of Fine Arts St Joost, Breda, the Netherlands, and was assistant of Karel Martens from 1993 untill 1995. Post-graduated in 1999 at the Design Department of the Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam.
Lives and works as designer/publisher in Amsterdam, working in the field of book design. Started his own publishing and editorial project in 1998 together with artists Mark Manders and Marc Nagtzaam: Roma Publications. Since then, Roma Publications has been expanding in an informal and dynamic way as a platform for production and distribution of publications, made in close collaboration with a growing number of artists, institutions, designers, curators, and writers.
Willems is currently director of Roma Publications for which he edited and designed a large number of the publications, and curated exhibitions.