Discover Eindhoven, The Netherlands in this catalogue of creative happenings

Eindhoven’s cultural heartbeat Eindhoven’s cultural heartbeat
July 15th, 2010

The New York Times’ Alice Rawsthorn was recently in Eindhoven, to be a guest examiner at the Masters Projects show earlier this month. In her article she praises the inspired approach our graduands take towards design – notions such as using the power of viruses for good, or developing a fungus that will break down plastic. And even more: “The process of co-designing, customization, design democracy, participation, individualization and whatever else it is called is one of the most important themes in contemporary design,” says Rawsthorn.

Something to talk about Something to talk about
April 13th, 2010

This week, the Milan Furniture Fair – Salone di Mobile – is on with all its glamour, cocktail parties and desiiiiiiign, darling. Does the world need another chair?, that’s the question. I actually do need one for my new office, but I can only afford one from Ikea.