Books

A selection of books with personal work, cultural commissions and catalogues.
For a good overview of the early personal work please look at his - until now - unpublished book SELECTED PHOTOGRAPHS 2001-2013

  • 2022

    A PAINTER'S HOUSE

    Release 11 September 2022The house of the artist Marten Melsen (1887-1947) remained as it was after his death. His two…

  • 2021

    THE HOUSE

    Photographer Karin Borghouts' own parental home was destroyed by a fire. Despite the feelings of grief, chaos and irrevocability, Borghouts…

  • 2020

    Paris Impasse

    “Paris has more than 600 ‘impasses’: streets that come to a dead end. Cul-de-sacs. And that is without counting the…

  • 2019

    Vincent was here

    Karin Borghouts followed in Vincent van Gogh’s footsteps, from his Dutch birthplace in Zundert to Auvers-sur-Oise in France where he…

  • 2019

    Museum De Lakenhal A Portrait

    ‘Museum De Lakenhal A Portrait’ is a wonderfull Photo Book about the renovated Museum De Lakenhal in Leiden, The Netherlands…

  • 2019

    Book architecture and telephony

    In fall 2018 Karin Borghouts and Filip Dujardin were commissioned by Proximus to photograph a number of former RTT buildings…

  • 2019

    Photobook Royal Greenhouses of Laeken

    A new photobook (BAI publishers) in 4 languages is published in April 2019 with text by Irene Smets and Baudouin…

  • 2016

    Antwerpen, stad verbeeld

    Karin Borghouts got the commission to photograph the center of Antwerp in interiors, buildings, streets and squares. A series of…

  • 2015

    Mijn huis dat was

    NEW Paul de Moor wrote a book ‘Mijn huis dat was’ about decreasing memory in response to the photos of…

  • 2015

    The Royal Palace Brussels

    A guide showing the renovated interiors of the Royal Palace in Brussels. Book available in 4 languages (DU, FR, E,…

  • 2014

    The house (of my childhood burned down and I went in to take pictures)

    Artist book, 2014, Karin BorghoutsThe House (of my childhood burned down and I went in to take pictures)240 x 300…

  • 2015

    The Royal Greenhouses

    A new guide in 4 languages with photography of Karin Borghouts is published in 2015 by BAI Publishers in collaboration…

  • 2014

    Kerken in Gent

    Photobook ‘Kerken in Gent, 46 parochiekerken om over na te denken’ with photography of Karin Borghouts by STA.M, Ghent city…

  • 2013

    Vooruit 100

    Book published on the occasion of the 100 year Vooruit, Ghent in 2013.Vooruit ordered Karin Borghouts in 2012 to photograph…

  • 2013

    Bindingen

    Book ‘Bindingen’, a commissioned assignment of Sité vzw.Portraits and stories of foreign people living in Antwerp BE210 x 257 cm…

  • Voorbij de scène

    Cultuurcentrum Hasselt Belgium celibrates 40 year in 2012 and commissioned Karin Borghouts to photograph activities and architecture in the building…

  • Beyond the document

    Contemporary Belgian Photographers This book brings together 13 photographers at the instigation of BOZAR and the photography museums of Antwerp…

  • De grens/La frontière

    Catalogue of the exhibition De Grens/La Frontière02/07/2011>11/09/2011 Edited by Herman De Croo Centrum vzw ISBN 9789057791369 Photographs by Michel Castermans,…

  • Imaging History

    Published in 2011 as part of a research project Imaging History - Photography after the fact. The research project is…

  • View in a Japanese garden

    Booklet published on the occasion of the exhibition ‘View in a Japanese garden’ in Croxhapox Ghent with text by Matsuo…

  • Middelheimmuseum Nieuwe Monumenten

    Catalogue of the exhibition ‘New monuments/Nieuwe Monumenten’ in the Antwerp MiddelheimmuseumMay 23 - September 19, 2010). Karin Borghouts photographed the…

  • Middelheimmuseum

    Book about the collection of Antwerp Middelheimmuseum, sculptures and monumental art in a park near the Antwerp town edge.Commissioned assignment…

  • Screenworlds

    Book ‘Screenworlds’ Contemporary Photography in Flanders The exhibition ‘Screenworlds’ was on view in the Flemish Parliament (De Loketten, Vlaams Parlement).…

  • The Show

    ‘The Show’ was published in 2008, a photo booklet containing 21 photos by Karin Borghouts. 16,5 x 24 cm., 24…

  • Het Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen

    Het Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten AntwerpenEen geschiedenis 1810-2007The Royal Museum of Fine Arts AntwerpA history 1810-2007 Edition in Dutch…

  • Zoo beeldig

    A commissioned assignment of Erfgoedcel Antwerpen in collaboration with KMDA (The Antwerp Royal Society for Zoology), 2007Book Zoo beeldig (Dutch)Sculptures…

  • De poppen aan het dansen

    Commissioned assignment of MAS|Volkskundemuseum Antwerpen (Antwerp, Belgium) 2007“De poppen aan het dansen: honderd jaar Antwerps Volkskundemuseum : nieuwe visies op…

  • Living

    Book ‘Living’ reflecting diversity and identity Karin Borghouts has photographed the living rooms of families from different ethnic backgrounds living…

  • European Eyes on Japan

    Commissioned assignment by EU-Japan Fest /Japan Committee, Tokyo, Japan.Karin Borghouts was invited to photograph in Saga, Japan in December 2005.…

  • Rooilijn

    ‘Rooilijn’ was published on the occasion of the solo exhibition Rooilijn in Galerie Mercator, Antwerp, BE in 2005.Edition Alver and…

  • Through the Looking Glass

    Book ‘Through the Looking Glass’Photographs, Karin Borghouts24 photographs Essay ‘Photography as a dummy/Fotografie als schijnbeweging’ by Steven Humblet (Engl/Dutch) 24…