Out of Storage Part 2:

October 28, 2012 - January 6, 2013

Piet Paris

The first part of Out of Storage shows furniture and display material of the exhibition in the Timmerfabriek in Maastricht organized by Marres, Centre for Contemporary Culture in 2011.
EventArchitectuur (Herman Verkerk and Paul Kuipers) in collaboration with graphic designer Maureen Mooren were responsible for this exhibition design.
In the second part of the exhibition the installation by EventArchitectuur will get back it's original function: it will show 'Art'. You can seen the world famous fashion illustrations by Piet Paris.

Piet Paris
Paris commisioned EventArchitectuur to design the setting for the 2005 and 2007 Arnhem Fashion Biennial, which he curated. In 2010 EventArchitectuur worked with Piet Paris on his Hirsch Department Store exhibition in Amsterdam.
Piet Paris makes illustrations and designs products that stem from a pronounced engagement with fashion design. He has been working for magazines and corporate clients all over the world for more than twenty years. Paris developed a technique that makes his work unique in its multi-layeredness and vigorous composition.

the Dress, the Designer & the Drawing

December 14, 2012

Monique van Heist
Piet Paris

Especially for the Out of Storage exhibition at Galerie VIVID, Piet Paris made new drawings of the famous Hello Fashion Collection by Monique van Heist.
The drawings can be seen as a complement to the exhibition "Out of Storage" in which the work of EventArchitectuur is combined with a major retrospective of drawings and illustrations by Piet Paris.

Hello Fashion is a continuous collection of ‘Monique -van-Heist-classics’, set up to challenge the fashion system. This over time expanding collection of garments, accessories and lifestyle products like furniture and recipes is available for unlimited time. Every six months, the collection is presented in a seasonal edition, exploring the classic shapes in new colors and materials.