St-W Publishers has just released a new title to celebrate the 40 years of collecting art at ING.
Art is an essential part of ING's corporate identity. The ING Collection was founded in 1974 to create a stimulating working environment. Over the years, the collection has grown to become an extensive and internationally renowned collection of artworks, with a focus on contemporary art by professional artists. In 2014, to celebrate 40 years of the Art Collection, this milestone is marked with an exhibition and the publication of this book.
Re: Society shows a selection of the artworks that ING has collected over the past 40 years, and what ING has meant for and will mean for society in the future. Over 130 artworks are showcased in this 208-page book. The publication explains how art reflects on society. There is an in-depth introductory article by curator and writer Erica Shiozaki, and the ten chapters of the book are introduced by Polish curator Konrad Schiller.