This is a softcover, hand-bound 140-page art book showcasing Han Bennink's visual art, designed by Irma Boom. It features a retrospective in book form of Han's visual art through the years.
The 8th of October 2017 marked the official release of the book and to celebrate this the Kranenburgh Museum in Bergen, NL opened a unique exhibition of Han's creative output, featuring a "total artwork"Ê that unites music, rhythm, organization and visual art. Drawings, photographs, assemblies, installations and collages came together in an exhibition designed by the bookbinder Irma Boom. The afternoon also featured a 45-minute performance by the ICP Orchestra.Ê
Cover artwork (front cover reproduced above) by Han Bennink, Loenen a/d Vecht, 1967.