Lex Reitsma. 196 Posters For De Nederlandse Opera

Frederike Huygen

Publisher Nai010 Publishers

ISBN 9789462081499

Idea Code 14388

For 24 years, designer Lex Reitsma (1958) has been responsible for the graphic design of 'De Nederlandse Opera'. This publication, which accompanies the exhibition ‘Opera at the Stedelijk. Lex Reitsma + Eiko Ishika’, shows the colourful history of this collaboration in 196 posters. It allows the reader to follow the designer's development as well as the history of the opera company’s productions. With a text by Frederike Huygen, this publication is an important contribution to the historiography of Dutch graphic design.

56 p, ills colour, 22 x 28 cm, pb, Dutch/English