The annual design conference What Design Can Do will be held in Amsterdam on 16 and 17 May, Design.nl caught up with organizer and initiator Richard van der Laken about his hopes for this year’s edition.
Merel Karhof uses a series of windmills to create a series of upholstered objects – it is a complete and clean industry. Finding and then controlling the wind is her biggest obstacle.
An overview of the work of Maria Blaisse will be published next week in a book titled The Emergence of Form.
International Herald Tribune design critic Alice Rawsthorn’s new book “Hello World” is a great and important read. A few of the most interesting names in contemporary Dutch design make it into her narrative on how...
Design has found its spot among the 17th century masterpieces in the newly renovated Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.
When design is removed from its usual context during the Milan Furniture fair, it gains a totally new appreciation, as seen in the exhibition at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum.
The Dutch state prize for the arts, the Johannes Vermeer Award, has been awarded this year to architect and writer Rem Koolhaas.
A residential property in the Netherlands is the latest chapter in i29 interior architects‘ book. A play of pine-wood panels makes for an interesting aesthetic.
A light object that shudders when you shout, that breathes heavily when you make it jump or responds to your touch. Fiet by Toer is a responsive design made to engage with the user.
In the second Milan Breakfast hosted by The New Institute and Design Academy Eindhoven, the topic of narrative was approached from two angles. From the designers’ perspective, what story does a design tell and how...