SMOG FREE RING AT NOMA
SMOG FREE RING AT NOMA
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.
Opening Smog Free Project Poland
Opening Smog Free Project Poland
Smog Free Project Poland is now open to all in the white snow of Jordana Park in Krakow. Press Release
Smog Free Poland open
Smog Free Poland open
Coming up: Smog Free Tower Poland
Coming up: Smog Free Tower Poland
Smog Free Project Poland to Break Ground
Smog Free Project Poland to Break Ground
Get ready Poland, clean air is on its way. Smog Free Project is coming to Krakow in February. Stay tuned for program details and read our press release here.
Waterlicht floods London and Leeuwarden
Waterlicht floods London and Leeuwarden
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.
Icoon Afsluitdijk great success
Icoon Afsluitdijk great success
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*.
Waterlicht exhibition London
Waterlicht exhibition London
Grand announcement of our Waterlicht London exhibition in The Times. Experience Granary Square transformed into an ethereal dream landscape. 18-21 January 2018 at Lumiere.
Glowing Nature great success
Icoon Afsluitdijk has attracted thousands of visitors including Glowing Nature which is fully booked the coming days. Visit us next week or reserve your free ticket via 0620571124 between 19.00-22.00. Due to the many requests a delay in response can be possible. More information: postbus.icoon.afsluitdijk@rws.nl.
Podcast Icoon Afsluitdijk
Podcast Icoon Afsluitdijk
Listen to the unique Icoon Afsluitdijk podcast and let Daan Roosegaarde, Louise Fresco and Joos Ockels guide you through the rich context of the project. You can download the podcast here: icoonafsluitdijk.nl or on iTunes.
Windvogel live on Afsluitdijk
Windvogel live on Afsluitdijk
Experience Glowing Nature
Experience Glowing Nature
Icoon Afsluitdijk launched as a model for Dutch innovation
Icoon Afsluitdijk launched as a model for Dutch innovation
Icoon Afsluitdijk is now open with three new design innovation projects Gates of Light, Windvogel, and Glowing Nature to enhance the beauty of the 32 kilometer Afsluitdijk. Read our Press Release or visit the website Icoon Afsluitdijk with live updates for your own visit.
Gates of Light now open
Gates of Light now open
VISIT ICOON AFSLUITDIJK FROM 17 NOVEMBER
VISIT ICOON AFSLUITDIJK FROM 17 NOVEMBER
Come visit our new Icoon Afsluitdijk which enhances the innovative character of the legendary 32 kilometer Dutch dike, commissioned by the Dutch Government. Drive through Gates of Light, the 60 permanent light reflective buildings, visit Windvogel with energy harvesting kites, and Glowing Nature of light emitting algae at the historical bunker. Open for public every day 18.00-23.00 from 17 November. Press Release.
Work in progress Icoon Afsluitdijk
Work in progress Icoon Afsluitdijk
Thousands of visitors at Waterlicht Middelburg
Thousands of visitors at Waterlicht Middelburg
Waterlicht Middelburg 800 in the Netherlands shows the power and poetry of living with water till November 4.
Waterlicht in Madrid and Middelburg NL
Waterlicht in Madrid and Middelburg NL
After its successful tour in the UK and Spain, Waterlicht is making the last stop of its European tour in Middelburg, the Netherlands from 18.30 to 23.30 on the 1st until the 4th of November 2017 to celebrate Middelburg 800. Free entrance.
Our 90 meter new artwork SPACE
Our 90 meter new artwork SPACE
Watch the new movie of our permanent artwork SPACE. Via specialised lenses printing technique and LEDs a 90 meter space is created, as an astronaut circling around planet Earth. Open for public at Eindhoven Station NL.
Our new SPACE artwork open in Eindhoven
Our new SPACE artwork open in Eindhoven
Our new SPACE is a 90 meters long artwork at Eindhoven Central Station NL using specialised lenses printing technique and LED to give a new experience of light, Earth and space. Open for public today. (Press Release)
Enlightenment stamps acquired by Rijksmuseum
Enlightenment stamps acquired by Rijksmuseum
Great news! Enlightenment stamp showing the cities and roads of the Netherlands from the space is added to the Rijksmuseum collection.
Waterlicht mesmerises more than 16.000 visitors at AND Festival
Waterlicht mesmerises more than 16.000 visitors at AND Festival
Waterlicht drew 12.000 people in 1 night and thousands of visitors during AND Festival on the 350 million year old valleys carved by the glaciers in the United Kingdom. Watch the video on Dezeen.
GRAND OPENING OF ICOON AFSLUITDIJK
GRAND OPENING OF ICOON AFSLUITDIJK
Join us for the opening of Icoon Afsluitdijk from November 17th. Experience Gates of Light, Windvogel, and Glowing Nature in person.
WATERLICHT FLOODS EUROPEAN CITIES
WATERLICHT FLOODS EUROPEAN CITIES
Waterlicht makes its European tour to the UK (Castleton), the Netherlands (Middelburg), and Spain (Madrid). Press Release. Read more about Waterlicht UK on WIRED.
#SMOGFREE AT 2017 GWANGJU DESIGN BIENNALE
#SMOGFREE AT 2017 GWANGJU DESIGN BIENNALE
2017 Gwangju Design Biennale features Smog Free Project pop-up exhibition as an exemplary design for the future.
EDIT TORONTO INVITES SMOG FREE PROJECT
EDIT TORONTO INVITES SMOG FREE PROJECT
Roosegaarde will be highlighted at EDIT curated by Bruce Mau, with his talk and Smog Free Project pop-up exhibition. More info here.
Smog Free Project at World Economic Forum
Smog Free Project at World Economic Forum
Smog Free Project continues its China tour to take centre stage at the Dalian Annual Meetings of the New Champions at the World Economic Forum, showing the dream of clean air to leaders of the world. Read more in the Press Release.
Smog Free Tower open in Tianjin China
Smog Free Tower open in Tianjin China
Our new Smog Free Tower is open for public in Tianjin China. It gives clean air to the people, with validated results by Eindhoven University of Technology. The locals named it the 'clean air temple'. Press Release.
Smog Free in Shanghai
Smog Free in Shanghai
Join Daan Roosegaarde's smog free symposium at Shanghai Himalayas Museum on Sunday May 14 about innovative smog solutions with academicians and makers including Zhou Jianjia and Enrique Rodriguez Larreta. Full information.
Smog Free China Spring Activities
Smog Free China Spring Activities
The Smog Free spring program will kick off in Shenzhen and travel through Tianjin, Shanghai, and continue its journey to Suzhou, including Smog Free Tower and smog free symposia. Join us now. Press Release
Smog Free Ring in art collection Stedelijk Museum
Smog Free Ring in art collection Stedelijk Museum
Smog Free Ring has now been acquired by the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam for the public art collection. Find more information on Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam website.
Prototyping
Prototyping
Waterlicht live in London
Waterlicht live in London
Our Waterlicht is now open for public in London near King's Cross Station. Waterlicht ("Water Light") makes visitors feel they are underneath roiling blue waves. It's both a comment on global warming and a delightful immersion. Lumiere, every night 18-21 January, London UK.
Thousands of visitors at Waterlicht Middelburg
Thousands of visitors at Waterlicht Middelburg
Success for first Smog Free Tower in China
Success for first Smog Free Tower in China
Daan Roosegaarde has presented successful test results of the world’s largest smog vacuum cleaner in Beijing, China. The China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection reports 55% cleaner air in the vicinity of the Smog Free Tower. The Smog Free Project will continue its China tour to more Chinese cities. Press Release.
First collection of billions of Beijing smog particles PM2.5
First collection of billions of Beijing smog particles PM2.5
After the successful Smog Free Project Beijing exhibition we are now collecting the billions of captured PM2.5 particles. Watch the movie here. The particles will be used for the new Smog Free Rings.
Lotus opens in Antwerp Museum
Lotus opens in Antwerp Museum
Roosegaarde's Lotus Model opens at Museum aan de Stroom in Antwerp. The artwork interacts with human heat and transforms the entrance of the exhibition 'Buddha & the Mind' into a poetic experience. Exhibition from 21 October till 19 March 2017 at MAS Antwerp, Belgium.
Smog Free Beijing
Smog Free Beijing
Smog Free Project in Beijing open for public
After 3 years of work Smog Free Project is now open in the creative area 751 D-Park in Beijing. Read the world wide press coverage about our clean air temple at CNN, Washington Post, Reuters, Dezeen, CCTV, Yahoo and Designboom.
Smog Free Project opens in Beijing
Smog Free Project opens in Beijing
A dream comes true: Smog Free Project opens in Beijing for clean air in public parks. The collected smog particles are turned into jewellery. Supported by China's Ministry of Environmental Protection the project is an inspirational experience of a clean future. Press Release.
Celebration Smog Free Project in China
Celebration Smog Free Project in China
Today we celebrate our Smog Free Project Beijing with the Chinese Ministry of Environmental Protection. Watch the video interview with Daan Roosegaarde on CCTV here about the right for clean air.
Smog Free Project opens in Beijing China
Smog Free Project opens in Beijing China
Clean air is coming to China. Our new Smog Free Tower will open in Beijing from September 29th at 751 D-Park Power Square (751动力广场) in Beijing, supported by China's Ministry of Environmental Protection. Press Release.
Special WATERLICHT at Afsluitdijk
Special WATERLICHT at Afsluitdijk
A special WATERLICHT was exhibited at the Afsluitdijk as part of the kick off Icoon Afsluitdijk. More than 3000 people visited the exhibition, watch the new movie here.
New BEYOND is open for public
New BEYOND is open for public
The 160 billion pixel artwork BEYOND gives 3D dimensions of light and space to Schiphol Airport. Inspired by the 17th-century Dutch painters, it creates a place of imagination. Open for visitors at Departure Hall 3 or watch the movie here.
BEYOND opens at Schiphol Airport
BEYOND opens at Schiphol Airport
Made of 3D clouds and Dutch light the artwork gives new dimensions to Schiphol Airport, press release + movie.
Smog Free at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Smog Free at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
1000 m3 of clean air by Daan Roosegaarde at exhibition Dream at Loud.