Presentations

  • Presenting at the International symposium/workshop ‘The State of Historical Letterpress’ op 29 September 2017 in Winterbourne House, University of Birmingham, UK. I presented in the section; Historical letterpress in the museum, collecting print related artefacts to preserve the true craft of printing’. Centre for the comparative history of Print and Centre for Printing History and Culture.
  • Presenting at Typosium, Antwerp August 2017, Punchcutting and what came afterwards.
  • SHARP 9-12 July 2017, Technology of the Book, my presentation: The Unexpected Strong Resistance of Manual Techniques in the Printing Industry, the Case of Belgium, Monday 12 June (McPherson Library (LIB) 219): 08:45-10:15
  • International conference of the Association of European Printing Museums, Chania, Griekenland, 11-14 may 2017, ‘Making history: collections, collectors and the cultural role of printing museums. I presented: Collecting and the true craft of historic printing technology
  • April 12-17, interview Signore Bracchino, the last punchcutter of Nebiolo
  • Presenting at the International conference organized by the  Printing Historical Society and the  Centre for Print Culture and the National Print Museum Dublin in Dublin, 30-31 march 2017, ‘From Craft to Technology and back again; Print’s Progress in the twentieth century. I presented ‘the psychological profile of the Monotype caster’.
  • Presenting at the International conference in Moscow, October 01-02 October 2016 , Calligraphy, Lettering , Type Design, Typography
  • Presenting ‘Long live Letterpress, the Belgian Story’
  • Presenting at the ATF conference, Wells College, Aurora and the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester August 12 2016, Saving the Dale Guild Typefounding Artifacts from Dispersion: A Story of Distance in Time and Space

  • Presenting at Letterpress conference Leeds, Presenting a network of active preservation of printing heritage in the context of challenges and practices: the AEPM’
  • Goossens Patrick, The Long survival of the wooden hand press in Belgium. (Journal of the Printing Historical Society), New Series, number 15, winter 2016, p.51-71.
  • Goossens Patrick, Het verzamelen en de waarde van historische grafische technologie. (Drukwerk in de Marge, Nieuwsbrief 162, October 2017, p. 7-21)
  • Collecting and the true craft of historic printing technology.
  • Organisatie van een lezing en presentatie van negentiende eeuwse technieken voor een publiek van 30 leden van het Antwerps Genootschap voor Geschiedenis. Het geheel werd volledig voorbereid met aansturing van 4 medewerkers, opstellen van aangepast drukwerk. Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Atelier van het Project Letter-kunde, Letterkundestraat 138, op 30 januari 2018
  • Expert classes, PIT, Didm,
  • Op 3 januari 2018 interview door Katrijn Serneels van Gazet van Antwerpen (gepubliceerd op 4 januari 2018 onder Urban Trends, Druk, druk, druk!) van 10.30 tot 13hr.an a telephone interview on 11 april 2018 by the same following the passing away of Georges Blommaert former owner and inspirer of the ‘Dagbladmuseum’.
  • Dagbladmuseum. Publicatie Gazet van Antwerpen op 12 april 2018
  • Sound recordings MIAT Ghent Monotype casters, technical support
  • Film recordings for exposition Colard Mansion Brugge, 2018 (hopefully one day online)
  • ATypi, Antwerp: The Benton Engraver, making type today at Project Letter-kunde