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"In 1974, Reinjan Mulder (b. 1949) placed a coarsely-woven grid on top of a map of the Netherlands and set off to photograph the 52 resulting intersections. His aim was to capture the objective reality of the Netherlands, uncoloured by traditions, accessibility and beauty ideals.In 2017, Cleo Wächter (b. 1993) revisited all 52 locations. Working with unparalleled precision, Wächter succeeded in contributing her own artistic perspective and completed the re-photography project ' Objective Netherlands 1974-2018. This book a historical document that innovatively maps the many changes the Dutch landscape went through over the past 50 years and simultaneously raises questions about photography as an art form and scientific source. With textual contributions by, among others, Henk Baas, Merel Bem, Peter Delpeut, Ludo van Halem and Berno Strootman.".--Back cover.