Then and now photos of Anne Frank’s world

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Thursday 7 November 2013

These images are from Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, where the past and present come together in a somewhat haunting photo series of World War II. Not only just depicting the plight of Anne Frank and her family, this exhibition allows you to explore the entire city of Amsterdam via an app called Anne’s Amsterdam.

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Written Portraits for Dutch Book Week

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Design on Thursday 24 March 2011

For Dutch Book Week, Dutch ad firm Van Wanten Etcetera created a campaign featuring sculptural book ‘portraits’ of famous biographies and the people they’re about: Anne Frank, Vincent van Gogh, Louis van Gaal, and Kader Abdolah. Hi-end image company Souverein created the sculptures.

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