Smog Free Tower opens in Korea
Smog Free Tower opens in Korea
Scribit robot meets Space Waste Lab
Scribit robot meets Space Waste Lab
Scribit, the world’s first write&erase robot has teamed up with artist Daan Roosegaarde’s SPACE WASTE LAB to draw a map of orbital space waste trajectories on people’s walls. How can we capture and upcycle the million kilos of space waste? Available now at Scribit Originals.
Waterlicht at Columbia University New York
Waterlicht at Columbia University New York
Ahead of the United Nations Climate Action Summit, Columbia University New York will launch our new WATERLICHT, including lectures by Olafur Eliasson and Daan Roosegaarde. 22-24 October, Lenfest Center for the Arts in New York.
Winner of The International Architecture Award
Winner of The International Architecture Award
The International Architecture Awards honors the best and most significant new buildings by the world’s leading architects organised by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. This year our GATES OF LIGHT was awarded for its poetic excellence in transportation architecture.
DUNE at Endless Life exhibition
DUNE at Endless Life exhibition
The exhibition ‘Endless Life’ exhibits our DUNE and LOTUS MODEL at Buitenplaats Doornburgh, NL. Will it soon be possible to extend our lives endlessly? What does that mean for our way of life, for society and our planet? During ‘Endless Life’ artists and scientists will reflect on the extension of life. From 13 September till 29 December.
Fortune Global Sustainability Forum
Fortune Global Sustainability Forum
At Fortune Global Sustainability Forum Daan Roosegaarde and William McDonough are designing a new world. Watch it now on Fortune's Youtube moderated by Clay Chandler in Yunnan, China. Daan Roosegaarde: “I don’t believe in utopia, I believe in protopia: designing prototypes for solutions that create a better world."
Lotus Dome at Gwangju Design Biennale Korea
Lotus Dome at Gwangju Design Biennale Korea
Gwangju Design Biennale 2019 in South Korea exhibits our Lotus Dome with its heat sensitive smart flowers which fold open in response to human warmth and light.
Waterlicht at Fremantle Biennale 2019 Australia
Waterlicht at Fremantle Biennale 2019 Australia
Officially announced today: Waterlicht at Fremantle Biennale 2019, Australia. Fremantle Biennale announced ‘Undercurrent 19’, the second edition of the city-wide contemporary art program showcasing experimental site responsive work from established and emerging artists from across the world. Open from November 1st. This will be the first time Waterlicht will be shown in the Southern Hemisphere, raising awareness for rising water levels and the climate change crisis.
Best Emerging Young Architects & Designers Award
Best Emerging Young Architects & Designers Award
Daan Roosegaarde wins 40 Under 40 Award as one of the Best Emerging Young Architects & Designers in Europe. Christian Narkiewicz-Laine, Museum President of The Chicago Athenaeum states: “These are some of the brightest and most progressive architects and designers ever selected in this program over the years".
Open positions: Designer and Project Manager
Open positions: Designer and Project Manager
Studio Roosegaarde is growing and therefore looking for a Designer and a Project Manager who have experience to implement creative ideas into practice. Apply now: work@studioroosegaarde.net.
Space Waste Lab at World Economic Forum
Space Waste Lab at World Economic Forum
Watch Daan Roosegaarde at World Economic Forum's live feed in conversation with Minister of State UAE for Advanced Sciences Sarah Al Amiri and CEO Airbus Dirk Hoke about Space Waste Lab and its solutions.
Now at Domus: Presence is a call to action
Now at Domus: Presence is a call to action
Solo exhibition Presence open at Groninger Museum
Solo exhibition Presence open at Groninger Museum
SYNC opens at Art Basel
SYNC opens at Art Basel
Groninger Museum presents Daan Roosegaarde’s first major museum solo show: PRESENCE
Groninger Museum presents Daan Roosegaarde’s first major museum solo show: PRESENCE
PRESENCE is the exhibition of a new 800 m2 dream landscape which evokes visitors to become aware of their own presence in a unique manner. Welcome 22 June till 12 January 2020 at Groninger Museum NL, with special book signing by Daan Roosegaarde at 15.30 June 22.
Phaidon Book of Daan Roosegaarde
Phaidon Book of Daan Roosegaarde
The new monograph book of Daan Roosegaarde about his projects and the ideas behind it. Order now at Phaidon or visit the special book signing by Daan Roosegaarde at Groninger Museum NL, Saturday 22 June 15.30.
Premiere artwork SYNC at Art Basel with BMW
Premiere artwork SYNC at Art Basel with BMW
Artwork SYNC in collaboration with BMWi at Art Basel shows the beauty of connectivity. Using laser and a smart membrane people create their own space of light, inspired by the autonomous driving technology. SYNC does not only shows the individual impact but also how crucial our human interactions are for a sustainable future. Open for public 13 to 16 June at BMW Art Basel.
New Holocaust Monument of Light: LEVENSLICHT
New Holocaust Monument of Light: LEVENSLICHT
Artist Daan Roosegaarde has been invited by the Dutch government to design the new Holocaust monument of light, 75 years after the liberation of concentration camp Auschwitz. LEVENSLICHT (Light of life) is not a traditional monument but encourages to interact all over the Netherlands. Opening January 2020.
Groninger Museum opening 22 June
Groninger Museum opening 22 June
UN-Habitat interview
UN-Habitat interview
The UN-Habitat interviewed Daan Roosegaarde about our Smog Free Project: how do you Innovate for Change?
Press Release: Daan Roosegaarde at Art Basel in collaboration with BMW
Press Release: Daan Roosegaarde at Art Basel in collaboration with BMW
Now at Art & Object: Daan Roosegaarde's Art is Helping to Keep the Earth Beautiful and Clean
Now at Art & Object: Daan Roosegaarde's Art is Helping to Keep the Earth Beautiful and Clean
Visit Smog Free Tower Rotterdam
Visit Smog Free Tower Rotterdam
Come and visit the world's first Smog Free Tower in Rotterdam, and enjoy clean air. Open for all at Vierhavensstraat 52.
Winner Shenzhen Global Design Award
Winner Shenzhen Global Design Award
Honoured to win the Shenzhen Global Design Award for Sustainable Development, a true Oscar in the design field. 谢谢你.
Winner Shenzhen Global Design Award
Winner Shenzhen Global Design Award
Now at Fortune: A Man on a Mission to Make Humanity Future Proof
Now at Fortune: A Man on a Mission to Make Humanity Future Proof
32KM now as KLM inflight movie
32KM now as KLM inflight movie
Our documentary 32KM is now on board all KLM planes as inflight movie. The movie follows Daan Roosegaarde and his team in the ups and downs of making Icoon Afsluitdijk, our largest work to date.
Professor Daan Roosegaarde and his students at Monterrey University Mexico
Professor Daan Roosegaarde and his students at Monterrey University Mexico
Tegenlicht documentary on Space Waste
Tegenlicht documentary on Space Waste
The VPRO Tegenlicht documentary Ruimtepuinruimers (Spacewastecleaners) investigates the 8.1 million kilo of space waste, and follows Daan Roosegaarde in his mission towards surprising solutions of the Space Waste Lab with ESA. Watch the VPRO Tegenlicht documentary (international version translated) or in Dutch about Space Waste Lab.
OMOSIROI Award Japan
OMOSIROI Award Japan
Winner World OMOSIROI Award in Japan
Winner World OMOSIROI Award in Japan
Daan Roosegaarde just received the World OMOSIROI Award in Japan for our Space Waste Lab.
Alternative Ways for Architects to Architect
Alternative Ways for Architects to Architect
Read the article at ArchDaily about how design studios explore new architecture, including Studio Roosegaarde.
Science of Rainbow Station
Science of Rainbow Station
The science behind making our largest Rainbow Station in the world is now published in this scientific paper at Optical Society of America.
Keynote at Melbourne Design Week
Keynote at Melbourne Design Week
Welcome at the keynote lecture by Daan Roosegaarde at Melbourne Design Week which examines how we might build cleaner, healthier, and more resilient cities. March 19, 16.45 in NGV International Great Hall Melbourne.
Designers Talk Daan Roosegaarde & Domagoj Dukec at BMW
Designers Talk Daan Roosegaarde & Domagoj Dukec at BMW
Domagoj Dukec, Director of the BMW M and BMW i Design Studio, in a pioneering talk with artist Daan Roosegaarde about the potentials of autonomous mobility and their impact on design. 13 March 19:00-20:30 at BMW Museum in Munich.
Fortune Magazine interview: Daan Roosegaarde Wants to Create Art from Space Junk
PRESENCE, FIRST MUSEUM SOLO PROJECT BY ROOSEGAARDE
PRESENCE, FIRST MUSEUM SOLO PROJECT BY ROOSEGAARDE
Daan Roosegaarde will present his first museum solo project: Presence a large-scale phosphorescent landscape at Groninger Museum which changes colour and shape. By using new materials and principles of physics, PRESENCE evokes visitors to become aware of their own impact. Opening June 22.
Daan Roosegaarde professor at UDEM Mexico
Daan Roosegaarde professor at UDEM Mexico
We are proud to announce that Daan Roosegaarde will be visiting professor at Monterrey University in Mexico. He will continue to share his vision and knowledge with Mexico’s future designers on how to build landscapes of the future.
Winner German Design That Educates Award
Winner German Design That Educates Award
Our Smog Free Project wins the Design That Educates Award which investigates the educational potential of architecture and design.
Daan at Design Shanghai
Daan at Design Shanghai
Lecture at Fortune Wallpaper* Brainstorm Design in Singapore
Lecture at Fortune Wallpaper* Brainstorm Design in Singapore
Brainstorm Design in Singapore combines the editorial wisdom of FORTUNE and Wallpaper* to bring together the FORTUNE 500’s most powerful executives and the world’s most talented designers. Daan Roosegaarde will give a special lecture about Space Waste Lab and a panel discussion with Lena Okajima from ALE. Brainstorm Design March 5 in Singapore.
Glowing Nature at Centre Pompidou
Glowing Nature at Centre Pompidou
Our Glowing Nature movie is exhibited at Centre Pompidou till 15 April 2019. The exhibition "La Fabrique du Vivant" presents the most significant innovations in the fields of design, including Studio Roosegaarde.
Symposium Future Makers TU Delft
Symposium Future Makers TU Delft
On Tuesday 19 February 2019, Delft University of Technology and Stylos organises the symposium 'Future Makers Day'. Daan Roosegaarde will reflect on the theme Future Makers at 19.30, free entrance.
Open House at Studio Roosegaarde
Open House at Studio Roosegaarde
Welcome at our open house at Studio Roosegaarde on 9 and 10 Februari 11.00-19.00 during Art Rotterdam.
Now at Designboom: Daan Roosegaarde wants to upcycle space waste into shooting stars and moon habitats
Now at Designboom: Daan Roosegaarde wants to upcycle space waste into shooting stars and moon habitats
Space Waste Lab Symposium
Space Waste Lab Symposium
Our Space Waste Lab experts and more than 2000 students work with Daan Roosegaarde on future solutions for space waste.
Next phase Space Waste Lab: Shooting Stars
Next phase Space Waste Lab: Shooting Stars
Space Waste Lab will create the next generation of fireworks with artificial "Shooting Stars". The controlled re-entry of space waste in the atmosphere in collaboration with ESA will serve as both a spectacle and cleans up space waste, without creating the pollution of traditional fireworks.
Press Release: New design solutions for space waste
Press Release: New design solutions for space waste
New design solutions for the upcycling of space waste at the Space Waste Lab Symposium (Press Release).
Space Waste Lab Performance on 18 and 19 January
Space Waste Lab Performance on 18 and 19 January
Welcome at the Space Waste Lab Performance on Friday 18 January 2019 from 19:00 till 23:00 and Saturday 19 January from 20:00 till 23:00 at Kunstlinie Almere NL, free entrance. Huge lines of light reveal the space waste above your head real-time and the indoor living lab investigates how to upcycle space waste into sustainable products.