Buitengaats / Offshore, 2014
data visualization of Dutch art and culture
Buitengaats / Offshore is a cultural mapping initiative that tracks the international activities of Dutch organizations and artists. The database with a total of 13,211 activities allows for a comprehensive analysis of scope, significance and effectiveness of Dutch art and culture abroad. The 2014 edition of Buitengaats / Offshore includes an extended essay by Frans Timmermans, Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, in which he stresses the importance of maintaining the cross-cultural exchange.
The folder compiles the figures for all the major sectors in different types of charts. Main feature of the publication is a cartogram of the world that visualizes the spacial distribution of events. Additional graphs present the dynamic developments over time.
programming: Michał Ejdys; printing: Robstolk