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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Our Smog Free Ring is now on show at the New Orleans Museum of Art alongside pieces by McQueen and Maison Margiela for the fashion exhibition 'Adorned Archetype'. Visit until the 28th of May 2018 in New Orleans. Read more here.
Waterlicht transformed Granary Square London into an ethereal dream landscape at Lumiere with its 1.5 million visits in four days. Highlighted at the BBC, The Guardian and The Times. Missed it? On 1-3 February Waterlicht will be exhibited in Leeuwarden NL. Come and experience the power and poetry of water.
Thousands of visitors admired the exhibition of Glowing Nature and Windvogel as part of Icoon Afsluitdijk. Gates of Light is a permanent installation and remains open to all every night. Read more at FastCompany, Dezeen and Wallpaper*.