Ruth Loos, PhD in the Arts

With philosophical, literary and artistic attention Ruth Loos looks at the phenomenon of the book. In her work she explores tangible and intangible dimensions. The book turns out to be a multiple object with several seemingly paradoxical modes of existence. It is both static and dynamic, subjective and objective, many and one ... It takes place both inside and outside its own borders, it coincides with itself, just as it differs from itself.


  • Prof. dr. Paul Cruysberghs (supervisor, KU Leuven)
  • Prof. dr. Volkmar Mühleis (co-supervisor, KU Leuven/LUCA)

Research Unit: Image

Duration: completed 2012