“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.
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.
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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.
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.
‘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.
“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.
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 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.
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.