Masters of Serigraphy

Of each designer published, one design was reproduced at a smaller scale by super screenprinters Lezard Graphique.

Les maîtres de l’affiche en sérigraphie/ Masters of Serigraphy. Written and compiled by Marc Choko. Limited edition in hardcover cassette. Published by Éditions du Limonaire, 2021. Presentation at French Paper Gallery in Paris.

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October 14th, 2021
, Posted in In the press

About Paper

Interview (text in Dutch) with De Monsterkamer about the use of paper in my practise.

October 1st, 2021
, Posted in Interviews

Current Studio

Just moved to a new temporary home/studio in Wageningen, a former horse farm, right next to the WUR (Wageningen University & Research) campus. Going to be a SLAK Ateliers caretaker once more until it’s demolition time.

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July 1st, 2021
, Posted in Studio

Previous Studio

Living and workeing at former Lorentz Lyceum in Arnhem Zuid from December 2020 – Juni 2021. Smartboards and beamers still in place… Photography Sven Scholten, commissioned by SLAK Ateliers.

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April 1st, 2021
, Posted in Studio


“Harmen Liemburg (1966) originally trained as a cartographer. In search of a way to increase his opportunities for expression in the graphic field, Liemburg eventually enrolled at Amsterdam’s Gerrit Rietveld Academy. He became part of a new generation of designers, one closely connected to the world of visual arts, museums and education. In many ways, Liemburg is an artist in the traditional sense. Obsessed with screen printing, he uses the medium to create a variety of unexpected results.”
Edo Smitshuijzen

January 1st, 2021
, Posted in Bio


Hello, my name is Harmen Liemburg. I’m a graphic designer/ artist/ screenprinter/ educator, mostly working on the autonomous side of the professional spectrum, but always open for assignments.

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January 1st, 2021
, Posted in Profile

Mosa case-study

Mosa, the manufacturer of the ceramic tiles used for Flyways in the Noord/Zuidlijn, published a Case-study about Flyways.

Read Mosa Notes Issue 2/ Spring 2019 in ‘t Nederlands or English.

June 7th, 2019
, Posted in In the press

Verbeelding Onderweg

First copy presented to city counsillor for Art & Culture Touria Meliani (second right). Photography Odi Busman.

Presentation of publication Verbeelding Onderweg (Imagination in Transit), documenting all art projects in the new Amsterdam subway line.

Title Verbeelding Onderweg – Kunst in de Noord/Zuidlijn
Concept, art direction & realization Smel design agency, Edgar Smaling & Carlo Elias
Text Edo Dijksterhuis
Photography Gert Jan van Rooij, Jorrit ‘t Hoen
Publication Metro en Tram, gemeente Amsterdam

March 29th, 2019
, Posted in In the press

Dutch Posters 1997-2017

Work featured in Dutch Posters 1997-2017 A selection by Anthon Beeke

In 1997 Anthon Beeke (1940 – 2018) published Dutch Posters 1960-1996. Meanwhile this book has become a collecters item. Since then, no other overview on Dutch posters design has been published. According to Janneke Smale en Omar Saiid, the initiators of this publication, A good moment to come up with Part 2.

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October 28th, 2018
, Posted in In the press

Flyways in NRC

Hij zag Waterland en het station kreeg vogels, text (in Dutch) Kester Freriks in NRC Handelsblad, 20 mei 2018.

May 20th, 2018
, Posted in In the press