Encounter

#20 The future of paint

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Recorded on 29 October, 2023 at the Jan van Eyck Academie

Dorieke Schreurs⁠ and ⁠Jesse Adler⁠, ⁠Future Materials Fellows⁠ at the Jan van Eyck in 2022/2023, have developed two different but complementary research strands on the future of pigments and colours.

Interviewed by ⁠Pleun van Dijk⁠, curator of the ⁠Future Materials Bank⁠, Dorieke and Jesse share their knowledge on the environmental impact of acrylic pigments, on the challenges of developing sustainable paint alternatives, and on the opportunities emerging from the fungal world.