PLEATED SEAT BY JORIS DE GROOT

“For the Pleated Seat collection Studio Joris de Groot was inspired by the production processes of air filters, a product partly made of Colback. Inspired by the construction of filters made of different layers and materials, Joris started his research for designing a new product. Especially the structure of the pleated Colback and the strength […]

BLISS CC-TAPIS RUGS BY MAE ENGELGEER

Rug collection for Milan based carpet company cc-tapis by Mae Engelgeer. Launched during the Salone del Mobile 2017. Keeping the playfulness of the Memphis movement in mind and experimenting with shape and color was the start of the BLISS collection. Mixing elements like pattern and form with different production techniques giving life to the rugs. […]

METAL SKIN CABINET BY JOB VAN DEN BERG

Metal Skin Cabinet by Job van den Berg “The Metal Skin Cabinet, where industrial design meets authenticity” The Metal Skin Cabinet shows the texture of wood grain, which Job achieved by forging wood veneer and sheet metal under high pressure. This process creates a unique and appealing texture adding character and individuality to each object. Material: Metal […]

TAP WATER CARAFE BY LOTTE DE RAADT

Ceramic Tap Water Carafe by Lotte de Raadt. “Dutch tap water is top quality drinking water, and it is 2000 times cheaper than bottled water. And more importantly, it does not require any polluting plastic bottles or transport. With her traditionally crafted Tap Water Carafe Lotte de Raadt intends to promote the consumption of tap […]

PRINT YOUR CITY BY THE NEW RAW

“Print Your City by The New Raw explores the concept of applying 3D printing to plastic waste, as a way to re-design urban space. As the name suggests, Print your City! is a call for action, rallying citizens to recycle household plastic waste in order to transform it into raw material for public furniture, via a […]

THE COLOUR CATCHER BY HELLA JONGERIUS

“The Colour Catcher is a constant object to see shadows, hollow and convex surfaces and reflections, to make visible tactile colours in varying lighting atmospheres. A study on the colour of shadows. Objects in grey tones placed on colourful fields.       If we fold a piece of coloured paper a few times, we […]

FUNDAMENTALS CAMPAIGN BY RAW COLOR FOR DUTCH INVERTUALS

Fundamentals campaign by Raw Color for Dutch Invertuals “Campaign for Dutch Invertuals – Fundamentals. 9 different masks are constructed with a selection of over 800 objects from 45 different participants. The objects are derived from the individual collections of the participating designers. They offer a glimpse into their private collections, resulting in a distinct reflection […]

WATER TOWER SINT JANSKLOOSTER BY ZECC

Dutch Design BlogWater Tower Sint Jansklooster by Zecc “The water tower is situated in the middle of a protected nature reserve owned by the Dutch Nature Monuments; De Wieden in the province Overijssel. BOEi, Vitens and Nature Monuments took up the initiative to transform the tower to a watchtower. A spectacular ‘ route architecturale” will […]

TIANJIN BINHAI LIBRARY BY MVRDV

“MVRDV and Tianjin Urban Planning and Design Institute (TUPDI) have completed Tianjin Binhai Library as part of a larger masterplan to provide a cultural district for the city. The 33,700m2 cultural centre featuring a luminous spherical auditorium and floor-to-ceiling cascading bookcases not only as an education centre, but also social space and connector from the park into the cultural […]

SINGLE SPARK BY SUPER LOCAL

“A starterkit to start a small scale production in Uganda Starting up business is difficult, especially in a developing nation in Africa. With procurement, production, sales and marketing, the first year of business really is demanding—even for anyone.Today, micro credits are becoming widely available to entrepreneurs throughout Africa, and institutions offer them general business courses. […]

FIXUM BY FLORIS HOVERS

Fixum by Floris Hovers with Vij5 “Fixum is a remarkable candle holder, adaptable to different thicknesses of candles. Designed by Floris Hovers, the candle holder is a product that explains itself well in visual language and structure. The simple but sublimely balanced construction ensures that any random candle stands firm and completes the composition.     […]

YER FAN BY STUDIO FRISO

Yer fan by Studio Friso “Yer is a sculptural functional piece, reminiscent of an Opium flower that has been industrialized into a seemingly solid block with cooling ribs. It was designed as a contemporary addition to an old ambient style of ancient Constantinople. Where social activity took place low-to-the-ground with pillow beds and tapestries. We’re talking 18th century, a […]

SKYNFEEL APPAREL BY PAULINE VAN DONGEN

Skynfeel Apparel by Pauline van Dongen for SKYN® “In collaboration with SKYN® Condoms, studio Pauline van Dongen created SKYNFEEL™ APPAREL. It is a one-of-a-kind conceptual long jumpsuit for elite athletes made out of SKYNFEEL™. With a cutting-edge design drawing inspiration from biomimicry, SKYNFEEL™ APPAREL sets out to minimise body limitations and bring extra air time to the […]

PLASTIC NATURE TABLE AND CHAIRS BY ALEXANDER PELIKAAN

Plastic Nature by Alexander Pelikaan, Pelidesign. “The Plastic Nature is a furniture concept which exemplifies the connection of the “plastic-world” and the world of wooden furniture. The first pieces of the PlasticNature were stools for my graduation from the Design Academy in Eindhoven in June 2006. When wood is machined material is always taken away […]

GROWING PLANTS INDOORS BY REM ATELIER

Growing Plants Indoors by Rem Atelier “Growing Plants Indoors is an on-going project. The works not only decorate a living space, they simultaneously question the way we decorate our living space. And more precisely; how we take the outside world in, containing a piece of nature between the walls of our own habitat. A three-dimensional, layered […]

VOIE LIGHTS EDITION #2 BY SABINE MARCELIS

Voie Lights Edition #2 by Sabine Marcelis “The ‘voie’ light series is the result of an investigation into the manipulation of light-paths. Having chosen neon as the primary light source, the designed objects create an interception on the path the light follows through the addition of a singular extra material. The addition of cast polyester […]

ACOUSTIC LANDSCAPES BY ROBIN PLEUN MAAS

Acoustic Landscapes by Robin Pleun Maas “A flat surface is changed into a three-dimensional landscape. Colors shift or blend in by changing your perspective. I was intrigued by the appearance and disappearance of colors within a single surface. These acoustic landscapes perform visual interaction with the moving body. Strong sporty ropes are combined with soft wool […]

SIDEPIG BY WERKWAARDIG

Sidepig – Bijzetvarken by Werkwaardig “Fun, functional, and slightly different: The Side Pig. These playful side tables from Amsterdam based design label Werkwaardig promises to liven up your interiors. Designer duo Timo Keultjes and Diederik Dam set the tone: Let’s make Dutch Design fun again! With a shared interest in design, entrepreneurship, a sense of […]