In 2003 Bart de Baets (Knokke, Belgium, 1979) graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld academy as a graphic designer, and now lives and works in Amsterdam. With a strong preference for making printed matter, de Baets has works for various clients amongst which exhibition space W139, design platform SALON/, artists Melanie Bonajo, Koen Hauser and Frank Koolen. Under the name Mosquitoes, Elephants, Mountains & Molehills, Bart has been initiating several posters and publications. Together with Rustan Söderling he’s initiated Dark & Stormy, a modest fanzine about writer’s block published by Onomatopee. He’s a frequent contributor to Mr. Motley and Girls Like Us. Success and Uncertainty is the title of a recent work made with fellow Dutch graphic designer Sandra Kassenaar with whom he traveled to Cairo for an Artist in Residency, from March till July of this year.
Buchvernissage / Lecture
Success and Uncertainty
Bart de Baets, Sandra Kassenaar