The Cover Shop/ Temp shop/ Porto

The Work: Originator and Art director together w/ Susan Bijl
The Place: May – June 2003/ Maus Habitos/ Porto/ Portugal

The Cover Shop travelled to Porto in 2003. We were part of a festival aka Rotterdam invasion of artists and musicians “Transhabitos to Porto’. During a month we opened up shop with a collection of products by Dutch artists, designers and musicians.

The New Community Anti Gay Shirt proved to be a local hit. In a society where ‘no one’ is gay…selling the shirt let to a lot of heated and long overdue discussions.