Book Sustainable Jewellery
Book Sustainable Jewellery
The book "Sustainable Jewellery, Principles and Processes for Creating an Ethical Brand" shows sustainable vision in the jewelry business, including our Smog Free Ring.
Space Waste Lab international media
Space Waste Lab international media
International design magazines Dezeen, Wallpaper, FRAME, New Atlas, El Pais, Fastcompany, Inhabitat, and WIRED interviewed Daan Roosegaarde about his new Space Waste Lab to upcycle space waste.
Designboom interview: Daan Roosegaarde on 'designing our way out' of today's global challenges
Designboom interview: Daan Roosegaarde on 'designing our way out' of today's global challenges
Designboom spoke with Roosegaarde about imagination, fear, and the new journey he’s undertaking — this time in space. Full interview.
United Nations interview: Piecing together resilient cities
United Nations interview: Piecing together resilient cities
The UN Development Programme writes about for resilient cities, including our Waterlicht as inspiration for the future. Read the full article here.
ESA about Space Waste Lab
ESA about Space Waste Lab
“I’m a strong believer in cooperation between technologists and artists,” says Franco Ongaro, ESA Director of Technology, Engineering and Quality. “Artists not only communicate vision and feelings to the public, but help us discover aspects of our work which we are often unable to perceive." Read the full ESA article here.
El Pais: Un laboratorio para transformar la basura espacial
Waterlicht on CNN: Haunting virtual floods
Waterlicht on CNN: Haunting virtual floods
New CNN interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his Waterlicht submerging cities around the world.
New York Times interview: A Wedding Ring With a Dirty Little Secret
New York Times interview: A Wedding Ring With a Dirty Little Secret
Read the The New York Times interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his Smog Free Ring and the story behind the wedding couples who wear it.
32 KM now as KLM inflight movie
32 KM now as KLM inflight movie
Our documentary 32 KM 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.
Dezeen interview: space waste as a source of creativity
Dezeen interview: space waste as a source of creativity
Read the Dezeen interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his new Space Waste Lab and space waste as a source of new creativity.
Fast Company honours Gates of Light
Fast Company honours Gates of Light
Fast Company's 2018 Innovation by Design Awards honours Gates of Light in the Spaces, Places and Cities category. Celebrating our permanent installation on the Afsluitdijk as a model for sustainable mobility. Read more here.
Our new mission to clean space from man-made junk
Our new mission to clean space from man-made junk
Designboom sat down with Daan Roosegaarde to learn more about his new space waste project. Read here the full interview.
Smog Free movie hits 34 million views
Smog Free movie hits 34 million views
These towers can turn China's smog into jewellery. Watch the Smog Free movie with more than 34 million views already at World Economic Forum.
India's plan to fight pollution includes Smog Free Tower
India's plan to fight pollution includes Smog Free Tower
India released its 7 points plan to combat air pollution which includes Smog Free Tower. Read more at India Today.
Now at Quartz: Dutch design lab is exploring creative uses for space trash
SOCIAL DESIGN LAB: AN INTERVIEW WITH DAAN ROOSEGAARDE at Impakter
SOCIAL DESIGN LAB: AN INTERVIEW WITH DAAN ROOSEGAARDE at Impakter
Now on Impakter Magazine: How art, technology and sheer innovation can impact millions of us - we take a deep dive into it with world renowned inventor Daan Roosegaarde.
Interview at Designboom: a clean air future
Interview at Designboom: a clean air future
On the occasion of the Rotterdam International Architecture Biennale, Studio Roosegaarde invites visitors to experience the Smog Free Tower in Rotterdam, and learn more about the studio’s ongoing plans for a clean air future. Full interview at Designboom.
DAAN ROOSEGAARDE OFFICIALLY PART OF THE WIRED NETWORK
DAAN ROOSEGAARDE OFFICIALLY PART OF THE WIRED NETWORK
Daan Roosegaarde is now officially part of the WIRED consultancy network, a global authority anticipating the changing world around us.
Now at BBC: Will the bike become an urban must-have?
including our Smog Free Bicycle.
Pollution-absorbing architecture
Pollution-absorbing architecture
by Kengo Kuma and Daan Roosegaarde at Dezeen.
The Economist: How to make a waterproof city
The Economist: How to make a waterproof city
Icoon Afsluitdijk in Dutch Architecture Yearbook 2017/2018
Icoon Afsluitdijk in Dutch Architecture Yearbook 2017/2018
The Yearbook is the international showcase for Dutch architecture and features the most important developments that influence Dutch architecture. More info here.
Al Jazeera: Breath of fresh air, how a Dutch artist turns smog into jewellery
Al Jazeera: Breath of fresh air, how a Dutch artist turns smog into jewellery
Waterlicht New York floods United Nations Headquarters
Waterlicht New York floods United Nations Headquarters
Waterlicht New York takes centre stage at the United Nations Headquarters during World Water Day as a call to action. Featured at Fast Company, Metropolis, Quartz & De Telegraaf. Read press release here.
Gates of Light
Gates of Light
Watch the Gates of Light movie on Gizmodo narrated by Daan Roosegaarde: "A gateway to the new world”.
"Let's Be Curious. Design Must Be Inspired by Nature"
"Let's Be Curious. Design Must Be Inspired by Nature"
Fresh from Fortune Magazine: "Lets be curious! Design must be inspired by nature.” Daan speaks along with design shapers like Paola Antonelli and Alice Rawsthorn in Singapore. Read the full Fortune Magazine interview.
Roosegaarde shares air-purifying Smog Free Drones
Roosegaarde shares air-purifying Smog Free Drones
Daan shares his new smog free dream in this Inhabitat interview: the Smog Free Drones which could create personal pockets of fresh air wherever you go.
National Geographic Magazine
National Geographic Magazine
National Geographic magazine features Daan Roosegaarde about our Starry Night bicycle path and the power of nature. Read the full article here.
PREMIERE OF 32KM FILM
PREMIERE OF 32KM FILM
Follow Daan and team in the making of our largest work till date, Icoon Afsluitdijk, featuring Gates of Light, Windvogel and Glowing Nature. Watch now here.
Fortune interview with Daan Roosegaarde
Fortune interview with Daan Roosegaarde
The megacities we live in are killing us. Clay Chandler from Fortune Magazine interviews Daan Roosegaarde in Hong Kong about how design can help.
"It feels as the gate of Saint Peter open"
"It feels as the gate of Saint Peter open"
Listen to Ingrid de Graaf (CEO Aegon) about her experience at Gates of Light on Radio 1 (in Dutch). Now open for public every night at the Afsluitdijk.
Now on Wallpaper*: Roosegaarde lights up Dutch industrial heritage
Now on Wallpaper*: Roosegaarde lights up Dutch industrial heritage
‘It is Dutch pride, and our heritage,’ says Daan Roosegaarde in Wallpaper*, the designer commissioned by the Dutch government to create the three-part design programme ‘Icoon Afsluitdijk’, to celebrate the monumental site and inspire the country towards an innovative future.
CNN covers our Smart Highway
Roosegaarde’s Smart Highway featured by CNN as an example for innovative transport system - now live on CNN.
Interview in The Guardian
Read The Guardian's profile on Daan Roosegaarde titled "The green Van Gogh cleaning up the cityscape."
Roosegaarde introduces Icoon Afsluitdijk on DWDD and NOS
Roosegaarde introduces Icoon Afsluitdijk on DWDD and NOS
Daan Roosegaarde joins Matthijs van Nieuwkerk on the national Dutch talk show De Wereld Draait Door and is live on NOS news to introduce Icoon Afsluitdijk. Read the features about the designs also on Dezeen, Fast Company and Inhabitat.
Smog Free Project trending in India
Smog Free Project trending in India
Major media in India such as India Today, Daily Pioneer, and The Better India feature Smog Free Project. We look forward to spread the dream of clean air in India.
Cover story on Volkskrant Magazine
Cover story on Volkskrant Magazine
"Dare to Shine." Cover story on Daan Roosegaarde in de Volkskrant Magazine.
Daan on Kunstuur TV
Daan on Kunstuur TV
“De rol van de kunstenaar is om meer schoonheid in de wereld te brengen (schone lucht, schoon water, schone energie). Eigenlijk ben ik een Schoonmaker” Watch the celebrated TV interview from 15:10 with Lucas De Man.
Smog Free Project on CNN
Smog Free Project on CNN
Smog Free Project was selected as the design that improves a metropolitan city, Beijing, for the future. Read the full article here.
Daan featured on Wallpaper* magazine
Daan featured on Wallpaper* magazine
Spotted Daan on Wallpaper* magazine as one of the key figures to innovate Singapore’s design scene. See page 350 here.
Smog Free Bicycle trending on media
Smog Free Bicycle trending on media
Smog Free Bicycle gained hundreds of features on media. Watch or read on CNN, The Times, The Guardian, Dezeen, Inhabitat, SCMP, Trouw, DAMN, CGTN, and Tianjin TV.
#Smogfree story on Monocle Radio
Daan tells Monocle about Smog Free Project's journey, live at the World Economic Forum in Dalian, China. Tune in from 00:20:40 here.
Forbes features Daan Roosegaarde
Forbes features Daan Roosegaarde
Read the latest key feature with Daan Roosegaarde on Forbes about why we need more imagination, not more technology or money as part of a World Economic Forum special. Full read.
Interview at World Economic Forum China
Interview at World Economic Forum China
Lively conversations about the 4th industrial revolution at the World Economic Forum with Feike Sijbesma CEO DSM, Tian Wei of CCTV, Ling Fan of Tezign and Daan Roosegaarde. Read the new interview with Daan Roosegaarde.
Inhabitat interview
Inhabitat interview
Inhabitat spoke with Roosegaarde about new projects and how design can help us shape a cleaner, more beautiful urban future: "We have built cities that do us harm, according to groundbreaking Netherlands designer Daan Roosegaarde." Full interview.
Smog Free video story on Brightvibes
Smog Free video story on Brightvibes
Watch the full video story featuring Daan Roosegaarde on Brightvibes with positive official measurements by Eindhoven University of Technology and the smog free ideology.
WIRED features Daan
WIRED features Daan
Now in WIRED UK magazine the feature of Daan Roosegaarde. In the long-form interview 'Magical Realism' Daan is lighting up the world with his nature-driven social design. Out in the shops in the UK now and available shortly across the globe.
Meeting with the King Willem Alexander
Meeting with the King Willem Alexander
King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands and Daan Roosegaarde meet at Asia-Europe Culture Ministers Meeting in Rotterdam, NL.
Turning Beijing Smog into Jewellery - Interview on Artsy
Turning Beijing Smog into Jewellery - Interview on Artsy
Read the Artsy interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his plans for a new human right to 'schoonheid' and his Smog Free Project in Beijing: 'We should use our creative thinking to improve the world around us'.