Data on Display: Visualisation as a form of argumentation in exhibitions
On November 30th Joost Grootens gave a lecture at the workshop ‘Data on Display: Visualisation as a form of argumentation in exhibitions’ organised by the Museumsakademie Joanneum, Graz (Austria)
In the lecture ‘More Matter With Less Art – The Museum Collection as Data Set’ Grootens presented his work on the Museum Index project, a series of spatial information visualisations on the collection of the Van Abbemuseum.
Joost Grootens is a graphic designer, educator and researcher. He is a University Lecturer and researcher at the Academy for Creative and Performing Arts of Leiden University. In April 2020 Grootens obtained his doctorate at PhDArts, Leiden University and KABK The Hague.