The new exhibition at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art shows designs that make use of waste products, including our SMOG FREE RING of 1000 m3 clean air. Design Transfigured/Waste Reimagined till May 17 in Scottsdale Arizona, USA.
Monument LEVENSLICHT opens in Rotterdam, remembering the 104,000 Holocaust victims with 104,000 luminescent stones. Follow the journey of LEVENSLICHT to 170 Dutch municipalities with Nationaal Comité 4 en 5 mei.
Our exhibition PRESENCE - Daan Roosegaarde attracted a record amount of almost 180,000 visitors. Never before had the Groninger Museum so many visitors in the summer period. Stay tuned for the international tour.
Our Holocaust monument LEVENSLICHT with National Committee 4 and 5 May remembers 104,000 Holocaust victims with 104,000 specially developed luminescent stones in 170 municipalities in the Netherlands. Public opening: 16 January 2020, 19.25 at Eva Cohen-Hartogkade in Rotterdam, NL. (Photo: Daan Roosegaarde and Gerdi Verbeet).
Daan Roosegaarde: "Light monument LEVENSLICHT shows the magnitude of
the Holocaust, with the 104,000 victims in the Netherlands. But it
also shows hope for a better future. It is an honor to work on this
Groninger Museum presents Daan Roosegaarde’s first major museum solo show: PRESENCE which evokes visitors to become aware of their own presence in a unique manner. The exhibition already received a record amount of 100.000 visitors and can be visited until 12 January 2020.
Our LOTUS MODEL at the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo opens its smart flowers in response to light. Welcome till 29 March 2020 in Japan at the exhibition Future and the Arts which contemplates human society.
Our SMOG FREE RING is now in the permanent art collection of the National Museum Zurich, Switzerland. The SMOG FREE RING contains smog collected by the SMOG FREE TOWER in China. By sharing a SMOG FREE RING you donate a 1000 m3 of clean air.
The exhibition received a total of 100.000 visitors today. The solo exhibition peaked during the summer months. Never before has the Groninger Museum had so many visitors visiting the museum in this period. The exhibition can be visited until 12 January 2020.
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. Welcome 22-24 October, Lenfest Center for the Arts in New York.
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 1 till 3. 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
After the openingsweekend with 8000 people our Space Waste Lab Performance is open for public again on 9 and 10 November from 19.00-23.00, free entrance. The inside exhibition about upcycling space waste is also available for public. We are on a mission for clean space at Kunstlinie Almere.
WATERLICHT, our dream landscape will travel to the Kunsthal in Rotterdam NL after the success in Toronto with 25.000 visitors. We welcome everybody to come and experience the power and poetry of water on 25, 26 and 27 October (free entrance). Full information.
This large-scale light installation illustrates the universal power and poetry of water and will have its Canadian premiere at the Bentway in Toronto from Friday October 12 till Sunday October 14 night from 19.00 till 23.00 (free entrance). Full information.
Astronaut André Kuipers and Daan Roosegaarde and thousands of visitors opened Space Waste Lab this weekend, revealing pieces of the 8.1 million kilo space waste above your head with huge lines of light. The living lab will upcycle space waste into new sustainable experiences. We are on a mission for a clean space.
Welcome to our new Space Waste Lab on how to up-cycle space waste which opens with a live performance connecting earth to space waste on October 5th at Kunstlinie Almere, the Netherlands. Full information.