Recognized by Coralie Vogelaar

A performance that explores patterns in pictures in news media

26.10.2021  |  by Cato Verhoeven  |  Designalism

What makes a news photo successful or not? Visual artist Coralie Vogelaar and choreographer Marjolein Vogels explored the underlying compositional patterns of popular news imagery. This video is shown on our event Designalism: Design + Journalism.

Together, they made a performance that shows their findings. In the video below, you can see recognizalble images and compositions of protests, riots and victim's scenes.

Visual artist: Coralie Vogelaar Choreography: Marjolein Vogels
Dance: Emile Boer, Ashley Ho Yuhan, Lív Smáradóttir, Fons Dhossche en Iannes Brylant
sounds: Rutger Zuyderveld
This performance was made possible by Noorderlicht Festival, Creative Industries Fund. NL

On June 9 2021, ACED organised Designalism: Design + Journalism, a live talk show about the intersection of design and journalism. Watch the full show on our YouTube channel. This evening was in collaboration with Beeld en Geluid Den Haag.


Anouk Slingerland

Event Producer

Cato Verhoeven

Intern Journalism

Coralie Vogelaar


IJsbrand van Veelen


Jasper Schelling

Head of Technologies

Mateo Broillet

Graphic Designer

Noortje van Eekelen

Creative Director