Uilebomen 66
2511 VP The Hague
The Netherlands

The VIDE Workshop in the city center of The Hague, Holland, 
is the home of VIDE, Visual & Individual Design Experiences.
VIDE organises all kind of activities in visual communi-
cation: workshops, exhibitions, debates, researches, etc.
The Workshop is located near the trainstations The Hague Holland Spoor and Station The Hague Central.

More info:
Anno Fekkes:
(+31) 651 525 046

The V I D E Summer Design Experience 2011 will be guided by Donald Roos, graphic- and type designer from Amsterdam in cooperation with his colleague Jacques Le Bailly.
They both studied graphic design at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague.
Donald teached at art academies in Rotterdam, The Hague and Tilburg and Jacques is lecturer in Breda.
Visit Donald's website and Jacques site Baron von Fonthausen.

If you want to register,
please send an email to!

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This international experience, as from 15.08 until 28.08, will inform the participants about type
design and typography and about
Dutch design in general. 

The fee of this 2 weeks Summer
Design Experience will be 1.800 euro's. 
The fee includes hotel costs in
The Hague throughout the Experience 
period, travelling expenses, the
famous VIDE lunch, coffee, tea and
soft drinks provided in the VIDE
Workshop, as well as the Experience

An option is a third week (as from
29.08 until 03.09) with a visit to Berlin,


The extra costs are 900 euro. The trip to Berlin by train and the hotel costs in Berlin are included.

5% discount is offered if you register before the 1st of June, another 5% if you bring your own laptop and again 5% if you are part of a group of at least 3 participants!

The Experience programme will be prepared with the greatest care and will be guided by top designers Donald Roos and Jacques Le Bailly!

   Anno Fekkes
, founder and
   owner of VIDE and The VIDE
   Workshop, worked 24 years
   as a lecturer at the Royal
   Academy of Art in The Hague
   and at the Fontys Academy
   of Fine Art and Education
   in Tilburg.
   As from 1994 until 2005 he
   was head of the department
   Graphic and Typographic
   Design/Visual Communication
   in The Hague. He was organiser
   of the international 1996 ATypI
   conference. Together with
   Jan Willem Stas he was
   responsible for the success
   of the international orientated
   master course Type&Media.
   As from 2006 Anno established
   a new curriculum for the
   department Visual Communi-
   cation in Tilburg.
   As coordinator at the Fontys
   Academy of Fine Arts and
   Education, Anno was
   awarded with the
   HBO Innovation Prize 2009.

Brief outline

First week: 15/08 - 21/08

Monday 15 August

Welcome to all the participants at
The VIDE' Workshop in The Hague

Typographic walk through the city center of The Hague

Presentation of a invited type designer/typographer

Evening movie program (type, type, type!)


Tuesday 16 August 

Trip to Amsterdam: Visiting several design studios

Amsterdam Evening Program


Wednesday 17 August 

Type workshop in cooperation
with a visiting type designer

Evening program


Thursday 18 August 

Trip to Rotterdam: Visiting several design studios

Rotterdam Evening Program


Friday 19 August 

Typography workshop and presentation 


Saturday 20 August 



Sunday 21 August 

Free program


Second week: 22/08 - 28/08

Monday 22 August 

Workshop and presentation by
a visiting type designer

Evening programme offered by
a The Hague design studio


Tuesday 23 August

Visiting The Hague

Visiting several design studios and the Municipal Museum 

Cultural evening program


Wednesday 24 August

Presentation by several type designers

Type & Typography related talks and discussions

Information about the Type&Media course at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague

Diner with several invited designers


Thursday 25 August

Continuation of the Monday workshop 

Free night


Friday 26 August 

Free morning program  

Trip to Delft: Visiting design studios 

Reception in The Hague


Saturday 27 August

Special Program 



Sunday 28 August   

Farwell program: presentation of the Experience assignments

Party with invited friends of VIDE and designers which were involved during this Experience 

   This Experience update is
   send to many professors at
   Universities and Design
   schools. If you are a professor
   or lecturer, we would
   appreciate it if you inform
   your students who are
   interested in graphic design,
   type design and typography.

5% (90 euro!) if you bring your own laptop
 5% if you are part of a group of
at least 3 participants
 5% if you register before 1 June 2011


We use a special fee for participants from developing countries.
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from VIDE Updates