With effect from 1 November 2015, ir. Jeroen van Erp has been appointed professor of Concept Design at TU Delft’s faculty of Industrial Design Engineering (IDE). Van Erp is the creative director of multidisciplinary design agency Fabrique.read more
Ole Bouman, former director of the Netherlands Architecture Institute and founding director of the Shekou Design Museum in the Chinese city of Shenzhen recently revealed some thoughts on the purpose and functioning of the museum that is backed by V&A museum in London.read more
Dutch industry veteran San Fu Maltha of Fu Works has partnered with Bruno Felix and Femke Wolting of Amsterdam-based Submarine Films to launch a new distribution company.
Details of the company, named Periscope, were revealed during the Holland Film Meeting in Utrecht.
Dutch brand consultancy Brand Dialogue, located in Mumbai and Amsterdam, has joined operations with Brands of Desire, a strategic brand consultancy in New Delhi, India. Brands of Desire will offer branding and design solutions from India and Europe and Brand Dialogue will focus on education and research in branding and design with programs such as the Master Class on Branding and Design Innovation.read more
With more than 170 design studios the Netherlands is most prominently present at the international design fair Maison & Objet in Paris this coming week. Dutch designers are not only to be found in the Holland Pavilion at the fair, but also on several locations throughout the city during the coinciding Paris Design Week.read more
As of today, dozens of experimental films from the EYE collection can be viewed on the website, under the ‘Collection’ heading. This new batch of films spans more than eighty years of avant-garde history in Dutch film, and includes works by Frans Zwartjes, Bart Vegter, Barbara Meter, and J.C. Mol.read more
For all who want to know the latest from the Dutch design scene, Dutch Design Week (DDW), from 17 until 25 October 2015 in Eindhoven (NL), offers the opportunity to see presentations of some 2400 designers at once. Tickets for DDW are now available.read more
The Ocean Cleanup, brainchild of Dutch engineering student Boyan Slat, was awarded an INDEX: Award worth 100.000 euros yesterday in Helsingør, Denmark. The prize money will be used to deploy the static cleanup installation in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch by 2020.read more
The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is the leading electronic music platform and the biggest club festival in the world for the whole spectrum of electronic sub-genres. Almost 80% of the performing artists have been announced. Time for a brief update.read more