Sporen van mijn grootvader, een KNIL-militair 2013
The book 'Sporen van mijn grootvader, een KNIL-militair' shows three parts of my grandfather's life: during his period at the KNIL, his family and his life on Bronbeek.
Book: artist's book
Size: 28 x 21 cm
Design: Lique Schoot
Cover: hard cover
Pages: 114 pages
Edition: print on demand
Date of issue: April, 2013
Publisher: LSbooks - under direct management
The book is part of the installation De Spoorzoeker (The Tracker):
Sourced from photographs and letters in the family archive, including the memoir Dirk Jan wrote about his experiences as a prison laborer on the Pakanbaroe railroad, The Tracker is an installation in which artist Lique Schoot searches for traces of the life of her grandfather, Bronbeker Dirk Jan Schoot (1898 - 1989).
This period in his life marked a turning point both for him and for the generations thereafter. The installation consists of three paintings, a book about the life of Dirk Jan and three railways of 5, 25 and 30 meters,
which are partly within and partly outside the museum Bronbeek.
The catalogue is available
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