Cover article in Vrij Nederland, now in bookstores.
Cover article in Vrij Nederland, now in bookstores.
Daan Roosegaarde is commissioned by the minister of infrastructure Melanie Schultz van Haegen to design the new landscape icon for the 32 kilometer Afsluitdijk in the Netherlands. Elements of Smart Highway, but also new concepts will be presented in 2015. Press Release NL.
It's open! The new Van Gogh-Roosegaarde bicycle path is made of thousands glowing stones which charge at daytime and give light at night. Inspired by 'Starry Night' it combines innovation with cultural heritage in Nuenen NL, the place where Van Gogh lived in 1883. Press Release.
Journalist Liz Stinson interviews Daan Roosegaarde about his new design at WIRED. 'There is 80 percent bullshit to get 20 percent beauty' Roosegaarde says. 'But it is worth it.'
Matthijs van Nieuwkerk interviews Daan Roosegaarde live on TV about his new glowing Smart Highway, the van Gogh bicycle path and his famous statement "Creativity is our new capital". Watch the full program here.
Press Release: open for public now as a futuristic landscape of light and safety.
Watch the beautiful official movie of our new glowing Smart Highway. Glowing Lines are lines which collect energy during the day and give light in the evening. Here the landscape becomes an experience of light, safety and beauty. Open for public now at N329 Oss NL. Press Release.
King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands and Daan Roosegaarde meet at Asia-Europe Culture Ministers Meeting in Rotterdam, NL.
"Digital Minds for a New Europe" is a series of think-pieces by the world's best digital minds such as Google Chairman Eric Schmidt. Now Vice-President of the European Commission Neelie Kroes invited Daan Roosegaarde to share his Smart Cities vision in this new article at EU digital minds.
We are proud to announce construction firm Heijmans and Studio Roosegaarde signed a new partnership for the coming 3 years, marking the next phase in the joint venture Smart Highway. Read the full press release here.
This year KunstRAI invites Daan Roosegaarde as artist on the award winning poster by Anthon Beeke. We support art, day & night.
As first Dutch designer ever, Daan Roosegaarde will be performing 1 hour live at SXSW. His lecture Smart Landscapes of the Future will highlight recent Dutch high-tech innovations. March 9, 11.00 at Texas Ballroom in Austin USA.
Watch the short movie with the Dutch King and Queen about innovation in the Netherlands. Daan Roosegaarde and our partner Heijmans share their dreams and ideas.
This happens when Daan Roosegaarde is guest Editor-in-Chief for Metro. Yesterday for free in the train, now all articles about design and innovation for you online.
The Eindhoven region will receive the first innovative bicycle path in the Netherlands. The 600 metres long bicycle path runs where Vincent van Gogh lived from 1883 to 1885 and will have an unique design comprising thousands of sparkling stones designed by artist Daan Roosegaarde. Full information here.
Studio Roosegaarde wins the 'Blauwe Tulp' Accenture Innovation Award for Public with Smart Highway. Daan Roosegaarde is live on stage with our partner Heijmans.
In the interview Clean Landscapes, Techno-Poetry and Storytelling for Cities Daan Roosegaarde tells more about his vision for the new urban landscape.
Mori Art Museum director Fumio Nanjo talks about art and its potential for future cities in The Japan Times.
Last night Daan Roosegaarde received the INDEX Award and the People's Choice Award of CNN from the Crown Princess of Denmark for his interactive design. Full press release here.
Missed it Sunday 1 September? Watch it here at Uitzending Gemist till 11/9. Artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde in Zomergasten: three hours live TV of techno-poetry with Wilfried de Jong.
The NY Times interviews Daan Roosegaarde about our Smart Highway: "is there any reason for roads to remain as dumb as bricks?". Read the full article here.
PWC reports about our Smart Highway and other trends. Read the complete interview about the future of innovation here.
In the category The Most Innovative Leader for making the world more interactive and poetic.
Our Smart Highway project blows up the minds of Japanese audience at the Japanese TV show World Ranking.
Reuters interviews our own Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde about jellyfishes and Smart Highways. Watch the interview here.
Watch our latest Smart Highway ideas in animation here.
Social media expert Ronnie Overgoor talks with Daan Roosegaarde about "being a hippie with a business plan" for the Dutch 7 Ditches TV. Watch the Dutch interview here.
In this celebrated interview Daan Roosegaarde talks lively about his vision of innovation and design with Matthijs van Nieuwkerk. Watch it here.
@Wired, Mashable, Volkskrant, NRC, TechCrunch, Discovery Channel, BBC, FastCoDesign, Dutch Design Week, Monocle, Bright, Gizmodo, Designboom and many more. We dream, we build.
Our Smart Highway is presented as one of the Best Future Concept at the Dutch Design Awards. Visit the first interactive prototypes at Dutch Design Week, 20-28 October Eindhoven NL.
Studio Roosegaarde and Heijmans present the first prototypes of this Route 66 of the Future at the Dutch Design Week, Hal 2, 20-28 October Eindhoven, NL.
Meet Daan Roosegaarde: artist, entrepreneur and voluntary prisoner of his own ideas. Watch him here.
Digital designer Daan Roosegaarde and infrastructure company Heijmans have teamed up to build the first smart highway. Read the full Dutch article here
Image of Daan Roosegaarde and the director from Heijmans when signing the three year contract to develop Smart Highway together.
Daan Roosegaarde writes about his new Smart Highway (English version).
DutchDFA article about our Smart Highway project. Read it here.
Frontpage METRO interview with artist Daan Roosegaarde and director Heijmans who are creating interactive and sustainable roads for the nearby future. Read more here.
As green embassador Daan Roosegaarde is invited to drive the Nissan Leaf 100% electrical car.
At the conference "Smart Cities, Healthy Cities" in Beijing iconic designers MVRDV, Studio Dumbar and Daan Roosegaarde will give a presentation about their Dutch designs. The related exhibition "Liberation of Light" will display our interactive Dune and Intimacy.
Lecture Daan Roosegaarde on 28/09 10.00. Exhibition from 25 September until 3 October, 751 D-Park, No. 4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Beijing.
This exhibition shows a series of designs especially made for the highways in the A1 area. Including John Körmeling, Daan Roosegaarde, Maurer Architects, LOLA Landscape Architects and Bjarne Mastenbroek. May 1 till June 19, Kunstenlab, Deventer NL.
Here we see the Dutch Prime Minister Balkenende in a conversation with artist Daan Roosegaarde talking about Smart Highways.