Saudade is a Portuguese word evoking nostalgia for someone or something absent and beloved. bothe the book and the recent exhibition featured the work of 10 artists;
Euf Lindeboom, Janne van Gilst, Masaaki Oyamada, Thomas Nondh Jansen, Natalie McIlroy, Carla Wright, Christopher Squier, Kevin Andrew Morris, Monique Prinsloo en Nico Angiuli. Natalie McIlroy, a Scottish artist based in The Hague, is the curator of the project.
The artisits used the EAC'collection as their inspiration for art piece that would fit in a suitcase, itself donated by one of the founders of EAC.
The Expatriate Archive Centre is an independent foundation and its mission is to preserve the life stories of expats , wh oleave home , family and everythng they know behind.