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Collage with David Carson

  • Your Space Herengracht 407 Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1017BP Netherlands (map)

Spend an evening with graphic design icon David Carson learning about the creative process behind one of his signature techniques—collage. You’ll learn about David's creative process and see some of his brand new commissions since moving to Amsterdam. Then you'll try your hand at your own collage creation.

David Carson is a renowned graphic designer, art director and surfer best known for his innovative magazine design and experimental typography. He was the art director for the magazine Ray Gun, in which he developed much of the typographic and layout approach for which he is known. He is the center of the 2016 documentary short All For a Few Good Waves and author of bestselling book Trek.

The Social Study hosts intimate pop-up lectures around Amsterdam for the purpose of learning for leisure. Sign up for free membership at to receive invites to upcoming events.

Doors open at 6:00pm. Supplies will be provided but please bring additional magazines and other paper matter you'd like to work with.

Earlier Event: September 27
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