Lecture Architectural Institute of British Columbia
Lecture Architectural Institute of British Columbia
Daan Roosegaarde will inspire on how to design a better future at AIBC Confab 2021 by the Architectural Institute of British Columbia. Join us in the online lecture and Q&A on 11 May, 12.30 PM GMT-7.
World Changing Ideas Award Urban Sun
World Changing Ideas Award Urban Sun
Our URBAN SUN is honoured as finalist of the FastCompany World Changing Ideas Award 2021 Urban Design.
GROW wins 2 international design awards
GROW wins 2 international design awards
Our GROW wins two international design awards at [d]arc in London and MUSE Award by International Awards Associate. GROW uses the power of light to improve agriculture.
Urban Sun is world news
Urban Sun is world news
Today URBAN SUN which sanitises public space of viruses is world news and reached more than 850 million people. Thank you BBC, Yahoo, Reuters, Dezeen, Fastcompany, Frame, Jinek and many others. Looking forward to URBAN SUN's possibilities shining, and more applications in the future.
We are hiring: Media Manager
We are hiring: Media Manager
As PR & Media Manager at Studio Roosegaarde you work on the all-round storytelling of our new groundbreaking projects which show the beauty of a sustainable society.
World's first Urban Sun cleans public space of coronavirus
World's first Urban Sun cleans public space of coronavirus
Using the power of light to sanitise public space for better human gatherings.
Urban Sun new far-UVC light 222nm
Urban Sun new far-UVC light 222nm
Traditional UV light at 254nm is harmful. URBAN SUN uses a new, 222nm far-UVC light which is considered safe for both people and animals.
Jinek TV
Jinek TV
Watch Daan Roosegaarde's interview on Dutch television Jinek about URBAN SUN, with more than 2.3 million views in the first week.
Scientists about URBAN SUN
Scientists talk about the science of URBAN SUN in the Radio 1 interview with Ab Osterhaus, Andreas Voss and Ivo Lede (in Dutch).
Urban Sun rises tonight
Urban Sun rises tonight
World's first URBAN SUN creates better public spaces.
GROW is world news
GROW is world news
Today GROW reached around 665 million people. Thank you Dezeen, Yahoo, Corriere della Sera, Designboom, Trouw, Fastcompany, NRC, Reuters, World Economic Forum, RTL Nieuws, Monocle, FD, Rotterdam Partners, NBTC and many others to make GROW grow and inspire.
We are inspired by the Sun
We are inspired by the Sun
Inspired by the Sun, we dream that URBAN SUN shines its helping light to enhance our well-being and sanitises public spaces of the coronavirus.
Art meets Science
Art meets Science
GROW shines a new light on the beauty of agriculture. The 20,000m2 luminous dreamscape is inspired by scientific light recipes which improve plants’ growth and resilience.
GROW light recipes
GROW light recipes
GROW highlights the beauty of agriculture
GROW highlights the beauty of agriculture
GROW is the 20,000m2 luminous dreamscape inspired by scientific light recipes which improve plants’ growth and resilience.
World's first URBAN SUN
World's first URBAN SUN
URBAN SUN inspires safer social gatherings and cleans public spaces of the coronavirus.
20,000m2 GROW is our homage to the farmer.
20,000m2 GROW is our homage to the farmer.
upcoming: GROW
upcoming: GROW
Urban Sun
Urban Sun
Urban Sun in the news
Read more about URBAN SUN at RTL, DutchReview, AD, Designboom, BNR and many others.
Windmill House
Windmill House
Design for humanity
Design for humanity
Carlo Ratti and Daan Roosegaarde publish the article Design for Humanity at DOMUS: "We desperately need design and architectural solutions to reprogram our pandemic-stricken cities."
National Geographic
National Geographic
This month's National Geographic features our glowing nature research at Studio Roosegaarde about the beauty of light and darkness in nature.
Naturalis exhibition
Naturalis exhibition
Honoured to be part of the 200 year Naturalis exhibition, opened by our King. The wing of the morpho butterfly always remains vibrant reflective and is our inspiration for GATES OF LIGHT.
Lecture at SUTD-MIT Singapore
Lecture at SUTD-MIT Singapore
SUTD-MIT International Design Centre in Singapore is hosting a free public online seminar by Daan Roosegaarde “Prototyping the World of Tomorrow“ on 1 December 2020, Tuesday 4-5pm SGT.
Design Experience 2020 lecture
Design Experience 2020 lecture
How to design our sustainable future after COVID-19? Tune in Wednesday 18 November 11.00–12.30 for the free insight talk with Daan Roosegaarde and Tobias Wallisser at conference ADC Design Experience in Stuttgart.
Keynote at MEET Creativity Milan
Keynote at MEET Creativity Milan
Join us for the keynote by Daan Roosegaarde 'Prototyping the World of Tomorrow' on 29 October at 10.00 online at the International Symposium MEET Creativity in Milan which inspires human-machine interaction and sustainability.
Architecture Award 2020
Architecture Award 2020
Our SMOG FREE TOWER wins BUILD Most Innovative Sustainable Design Project 2020 which recognises the world’s most innovative designers and architects.
Winner Global Future Design Award
Winner Global Future Design Award
Our GATES OF LIGHT wins the Global Future Design Award 2020 in category Lighting Design. The 60 permanent renovated floodgates at the Afsluitdijk with reflective layers of micro prisms use the headlamps of the cars to create an energy-neutral landscape of light.
Presence wins Award of Merit AZ Awards
Presence wins Award of Merit AZ Awards
Our PRESENCE is winner of the Award of Merit 2020 AZ Awards chosen from 1241 entries by the esteemed international jury in the category Temporary & Experiential Installations.
Van Gogh Path
Van Gogh Path
Prototyping
Prototyping
Join our team
Join our team
Join our team now at Studio Roosegaarde to make poetic landscapes of the future, as designer or intern or you just being you. We are open for enthusiastic people with a drive in design or technology. Mail your motivation to work@studioroosegaarde.net.
Gold Award at Future Mars Life competition
Gold Award at Future Mars Life competition
The SPACE WASTE LAB wins a Gold Award at the Future Mars Life competition in China for its design contribution to life in space.
Winner 2020 IESNYC Lumen Award New York
Winner 2020 IESNYC Lumen Award New York
Last night our WATERLICHT was the winner of a 2020 IESNYC Lumen Award in New York. The 2020 Lumen Jury: “The installation powerfully delivers social commentary without getting preachy.”
Space Waste Lab with ESA
Space Waste Lab with ESA
How can art inspire space waste solutions? Join Daan Roosegaarde in conversation with ESA Clean Space team about SPACE WASTE LAB at the webinar Thursday 23 July 15:00 CEST.
Glowing Nature
Glowing Nature
Can GLOWING NATURE replace streetlights? See our mysterious exhibition of 700 million year old microorganisms which glow upon your touch.
Smog Free Ring at Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
Smog Free Ring at Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
The new exhibition at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art shows designs that make use of waste products, including our SMOG FREE RING of 1000 m3 clean air. Welcome at Design Transfigured/Waste Reimagined till September 6 in Scottsdale Arizona, USA.
Prototyping
Prototyping
Phaidon book of Daan Roosegaarde
Phaidon book of Daan Roosegaarde
The art monograph book of Daan Roosegaarde about his projects and ideas is published by Phaidon with contributions by Fumio Nanjo, Carol Becker, and Nico Daswani. Now available at Phaidon.
Columbia University School of the Arts
Columbia University School of the Arts
Nearly 10,000 people in New York came to experience WATERLICHT. Read more about Daan Roosegaarde's protopia; step by step improving the world in collaboration with Columbia University School of the Arts.
Winner Successful Design Award China
Winner Successful Design Award China
The SMOG FREE PROJECT wins again in China with the 2019-2020 Successful Design Award which recognises successful design for the future.
Holocaust monument LEVENSLICHT
Holocaust monument LEVENSLICHT
Monument LEVENSLICHT remembers the 104,000 Holocaust victims with 104,000 luminescent stones. LEVENSLICHT started in Rotterdam NL and was shared to 170 Dutch municipalities in collaboration with the National Committee.
Daan Roosegaarde announced as Dezeen Awards Judge
Daan Roosegaarde announced as Dezeen Awards Judge
Daan Roosegaarde is judging this year Dezeen Awards joined by Norman Foster, Joyce Wang, Michael Anastassiades and Paola Antonelli.
Winner Digital Dozen Storytelling Award
Winner Digital Dozen Storytelling Award
Last night in New York our PRESENCE exhibition was awarded with the 2020 Digital Dozen Storytelling Award as one of the most innovative narratives of today.