food culture: eating by design
exhibition / food / urban farming

food culture: eating by design

For those interested in knowing more about where the food we eat comes from, I strongly recommend a visit to Food Culture: Eating by Design at the Designhuis in Eindhoven. Curator (and food designer) Marije Vogelzang selected works by designers who deal with the complex relationship we have with food. Because even though our lives quite … Continue reading

transnatural festival 2012
events / exhibition

transnatural festival 2012

Last weekend NEMO science center in Amsterdam hosted the opening of the third Transnatural festival. This year the festival explores the theme The State of Autonomy by looking at autonomous systems and products, new ways of harvesting energy and food and innovative materials. Through an exhibition, workshops and a two-day conference, Transnatural deals with the question if … Continue reading

give me the keys!
architecture / exhibition / urban environment

give me the keys!

This year’s winners of the bi-annual Rotterdam design prize is Rietveld Landscape with the project Vacant NL. This installation was made for and shown first at the 2010 Venice International Architecture Exhibition. It makes visible exactly how many public, governmental buildings are vacant in the Netherlands. With the Dutch government’s ambition to belong to the top … Continue reading