De Indische Buurt

“De Indische Buurt” is a neighbourhood in East - Amsterdam. The streets are named after the colonial names of the islands and are a reminder of the former Dutch colony Indonesia. In this publication the original names of the islands are revealed.

Indonesia proclaimed independance on 17 August 1945. Declaring an end to 350 years of Dutch colonial rule. 

Printed and hand bound in the Gerrit Rietveld Academie.
150 pages, 15x11 cm, hardcover, Dutch.

Spring 2013

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