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.
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.
Smog Free Rotterdam
Smog Free Rotterdam
SMOG FREE PROJECT ROTTERDAM
SMOG FREE PROJECT ROTTERDAM
Smog Free Project opens at the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam. Come and enjoy our new Smog Free Tower at Studio Roosegaarde, located in M4H, part of the Rotterdam Makers District.
New Smog Free Tower Rotterdam open
New Smog Free Tower Rotterdam open
Open for public at Vierhavensstraat 52 in Rotterdam at the International Architecture Biennale IABR.
Design for life lecture at Milan Design Week
Design for life lecture at Milan Design Week
Tuesday 17 April at Milan Design Week architect Kengo Kuma, Superflux and Daan Roosegaarde will take you on a journey through sustainable design. Welcome at the exhibition and lecture Design in the Age of experience.
Enjoying Smog Free Poland
Enjoying Smog Free Poland
SCIENTIFIC STUDY VALIDATES SMOG FREE TOWER
SCIENTIFIC STUDY VALIDATES SMOG FREE TOWER
Scientific study of Professor Blocken and the Eindhoven University of Technology shows the PM10 reduction by the Smog Free Tower (in percentage and at 1.75 m height). The study undertaken in China confirms the reduction of pollution around the Smog Free Tower. Read press release 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
Art Basel Hong Kong
Art Basel Hong Kong
Key Lecture at Art Basel Hong Kong. Daan spoke at the Swire dialogue series on art and our environment. Read more here.
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.
Opening Smog Free Project Poland
Opening Smog Free Project Poland
Smog Free Project Poland open to all at Krakow’s most popular park: Jordana Park. An adjacent pop up exhibition is staged at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow. Read 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.
Winner of DFA Grand and Gold award in Hong Kong
Winner of DFA Grand and Gold award in Hong Kong
Smog Free Project receives Grand Award for Sustainability and Gold Award in Design for Asia Awards in Hong Kong.
Speaker at Hong Kong Business of Design Week 2017
Speaker at Hong Kong Business of Design Week 2017
The annual design conference in Hong Kong has a focus on architecture with speakers including Jacques Herzog, Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto and designer Daan Roosegaarde. Welcome on 6 and 7 December, Hong Kong.
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.
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.
Smog Free Project celebrated with new awards
Smog Free Project celebrated with new awards
Ordos Conference and D&AD Impact recognize Smog Free Project as world-changing design with these new awards.
STANDING OVATION AT TED 2017 TALK
STANDING OVATION AT TED 2017 TALK
Daan Roosegaarde shares his inspiration and vision for the landscapes of the future at TED 2017, with Al Gore and Richard Branson in the audience. Watch the talk here.
#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.
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.
Winner of Social Impact Award Core77
Smog Free Project received a Notable honor in the Design for Social Impact category in the 2017 Core77 Design Awards. The Core77 Design Awards celebrates the richness of the design profession and its practitioners.
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.
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.
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.
Winner of Platinum A
Winner of Platinum A
Smog Free Project is the winner of the Platinum A'Design Award in Sustainable Products, Projects and Green Design Category. A'Design Award is the worlds largest design competition awarding best designs and services.
Lecture at London Design Museum
Lecture at London Design Museum
In his lecture on June 17 Daan Roosegaarde will explore the social role of design in our urban world, presenting his unique approach and vision for the future. Get your ticket now: London Design Museum.
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
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.
Personal story on Smog Free Tower
Thank you Chelsea Collier for sharing a video on Smog Free Project in China for her research on Smart Cities as part of her Eisenhower Fellowship. See the full movie here.
Lecture at Singapore Design Week
Lecture at Singapore Design Week
At the Singapore Design Week 2017 public sector leaders will share their experiences and insights on how design is a key driver of innovation, and how it has a transformative impact on individuals. The program includes a keynote by Daan Roosegaarde. Singapore Design Week, 7-8 March, Singapore.
Superior Magazine
Superior Magazine
This month Superior Magazine features Daan Roosegaarde, winner of the London Design Innovation Medal, in the article 'Hope for the smart cities of tomorrow'. Out now.
Winner of German Design Award
Winner of German Design Award
Our Smog Free Project wins the German Design Award for Excellent Product Design. The German Design Award is organised by the German Design Council in Frankfurt and identifies unique design trends.
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.
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 symposium in Beijing
Smog Free symposium in Beijing
Studio Roosegaarde and museum M WOODS are delighted to host a panel discussion about creative solutions to smog with Daan Roosegaarde, Brendan Warford, Matt Hope and professor Yang of Tsinghua University. Free entrance on 29 September 18.30 at M WOODS 751 in Beijing.
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.
Launch of Smog Free Project China
Launch of Smog Free Project China
On June 28 Daan Roosegaarde has launched Smog Free Project China with China's Ministry of Environmental Protection and top press including a frontpage China Daily, CNN and Creators Project.
Smog Free Project goes Beijing
Smog Free Project goes Beijing
Proud greetings from Roosegaarde team.
Daan at
Daan at
More than 1.5 million people watched the first new episode of De Wereld Draait Door with Matthijs van Nieuwkerk and Daan Roosegaarde about his new Smog Free Tower in Rotterdam. Watch the live TV show here.