De Cleene De Cleene combines a background in photography and literature with an interest in the document and the documentary. Topics vary. The poetics of blockchain. Mount Vesuvius’ 1872 eruption. Coppicing near a highway parking lot. An architect’s photographic archive. Etc. Research leads to artist books, as well as essays, lectures and exhibitions. 

De Cleene De Cleene is Arnout (De Cleene) and Michiel (De Cleene).