Winy Maas of Dutch architects MVRDV met up with Joep Van Lieshout to talk about the artist’s SlaveCity project, a perverse parallel society. Here they discuss imaginary architecture, human recycling and the imminent revolution.
Published in ICON 061 | July 2008
Thursday, 23 August 2007 12:56

Manifesto #25 Joep Van Lieshout | Designer

Manifesto #25 with designer Joep Van Lieshout in Rotterdam.

Published in MANIFESTOS
Monday, 26 March 2007 11:08

Body Bar | icon 040 | October 2006

A torso in a bikini lies near the shore of the Belgian coastal town of Bredene. The giant limbless figure is a bar made by Dutch artist and designer Joep van Lieshout (interviewed in icon 029).
"I'm the only artist in the world who does things like this," says Joep van Lieshout. "In a way I'm building a kind of world."

Fabio Novembre has completed a hotel in Florence, in the historic district of San Frediano.