Client: Mauritshuis, The Hague
Project: Design of glass enclosure for public examination of Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring”
The Mauritshuis invited scientist from all over the world for an in-depth examination of Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring”. In a temporary studio the newest scan technology was applied in public for two weeks long to find out more about the materials and the layers of Vermeer’s iconic painting.
The shape of the glass encounter is inspired by historic folding screens. February 26 – March 11 2018
Graphic and interactive design by Yvonne van Versendaal and Ehud Neuhaus. Built by Kloosterboer Decor. Photographs and movie by Ivo Hoekstra.