Winner of two Dezeen design awards
Winner of two Dezeen design awards
Windvogel by Studio Roosegaarde wins the Design Project of the Year. The light-emitting, energy-generating kites also topped the lighting design category at Tate Modern London. The design master jury described the project as "an innovative, emotional and functional design response to the universal dilemma of sustainability, and energy usage in particular". Read more at Dezeen.
Lecture at Wonderfruit Thailand
Lecture at Wonderfruit Thailand
Wonderfruit in Thailand is the 4-day celebration of the arts to catalyse positive impact, including a lecture and Q&A by Daan Roosegaarde on Friday 14 December.
NASA team
NASA team
The NASA team of scientists and artists, now including Daan Roosegaarde, are working on benefits for humanity.
How To Change The World lecture with The New York Times
How To Change The World lecture with The New York Times
The How To Change The World conference in collaboration with The New York Times will give a panoramic view of the future, including a lecture by Daan Roosegaarde on December 6 in London.
Designtalk with Daan Roosegaarde and Adrian van Hooydonk of BMW
Designtalk with Daan Roosegaarde and Adrian van Hooydonk of BMW
Daan Roosegaarde and BMW Group's Design director Adrian van Hooydonk at the design talk in Soho House Amsterdam about their favorite space and the future of mobility.
Winner of Design Project of the Year
Winner of Design Project of the Year
Winner of Media Architecture Award 2018
Winner of Media Architecture Award 2018
Proud to receive the award in Beijing for Smog Free Project.
Book Sustainable Jewellery
Book Sustainable Jewellery
The book "Sustainable Jewellery, Principles and Processes for Creating an Ethical Brand" shows sustainable vision in the jewelry business, including our Smog Free Ring.
Waterlicht Dubai open for public
Waterlicht Dubai open for public
Space Waste Lab international media
Space Waste Lab international media
International design magazines Dezeen, Wallpaper, FRAME, New Atlas, El Pais, Fastcompany, Inhabitat, and WIRED interviewed Daan Roosegaarde about his new Space Waste Lab to upcycle space waste.
IAB Forum Milan lecture
Daan Roosegaarde lectures at the IAB Forum Milan "I am everywhere" on digital society, November 13.
Designboom interview: Daan Roosegaarde on 'designing our way out' of today's global challenges
Designboom interview: Daan Roosegaarde on 'designing our way out' of today's global challenges
Designboom spoke with Roosegaarde about imagination, fear, and the new journey he’s undertaking — this time in space. Full interview.
WATERLICHT Dubai at Jameel Arts Centre
WATERLICHT Dubai at Jameel Arts Centre
We proudly present the Middle Eastern premiere of WATERLICHT at the opening of Jameel Arts Centre in Dubai on 11, 15 and 16 November 7.30-10pm, supported by Dubai Holding. Full information.
Space Waste Lab Performance November 9 and 10
Space Waste Lab Performance November 9 and 10
After the openingsweekend with 8000 people our Space Waste Lab Performance is open for public again on 9 and 10 November from 19.00-23.00, free entrance. The inside exhibition about upcycling space waste is also available for public. We are on a mission for clean space at Kunstlinie Almere.
Lecture at NASA
Lecture at NASA
At the NASA Cross-Industry Summit in the Houston Space Center Daan Roosegaarde will lecture about his Space Waste Lab on November 6. The summit brings together an eclectic group of future-shapers, business leaders and cultural pioneers.
United Nations interview: Piecing together resilient cities
United Nations interview: Piecing together resilient cities
The UN Development Programme writes about for resilient cities, including our Waterlicht as inspiration for the future. Read the full article here.
Lecture Wired Live at Tate Modern London 1 November
Lecture Wired Live at Tate Modern London 1 November
25.000 visitors at Waterlicht Rotterdam and 30.000 visitors at Waterlicht Toronto
25.000 visitors at Waterlicht Rotterdam and 30.000 visitors at Waterlicht Toronto
Thank you all for coming and creating a great atmosphere.
Exhibition DUNE Luxembourg
Exhibition DUNE Luxembourg
DUNE is waiting for you. Welcome at museum Mudam Luxembourg for the exhibition of our interactive landscape of light till 18 November for Design City LX Festival Luxembourg.
WATERLICHT goes Rotterdam
WATERLICHT goes Rotterdam
WATERLICHT, our dream landscape will travel to the Kunsthal in Rotterdam NL after the success in Toronto with 25.000 visitors. We welcome everybody to come and experience the power and poetry of water on 25, 26 and 27 October (free entrance). Full information.
Meet the artist: Masterclass Daan Roosegaarde at Kunsthal Rotterdam
Meet the artist: Masterclass Daan Roosegaarde at Kunsthal Rotterdam
Sign up now for the masterclass on October 24 with Daan Roosegaarde at Kunsthal Rotterdam.
Waterlicht Toronto
Waterlicht Toronto
Keynote lecture Innovative City Forum Tokyo
Keynote lecture Innovative City Forum Tokyo
Daan Roosegaarde will give the keynote lecture at Innovative City Forum in Tokyo on October 18. The conference brings together global thought leaders in the fields of advanced technology and urban development with the theme of designing the future for global cities. Full information.
8000 people at opening Space Waste Lab
8000 people at opening Space Waste Lab
Waterlicht in Toronto
Waterlicht in Toronto
This large-scale light installation illustrates the universal power and poetry of water and will have its Canadian premiere at the Bentway in Toronto from Friday October 12 till Sunday October 14 night from 19.00 till 23.00 (free entrance). Full information.
Andre Kuipers and Daan Roosegaarde open Space Waste Lab
Andre Kuipers and Daan Roosegaarde open Space Waste Lab
Astronaut André Kuipers and Daan Roosegaarde and thousands of visitors opened Space Waste Lab this weekend, revealing pieces of the 8.1 million kilo space waste above your head with huge lines of light. The living lab will upcycle space waste into new sustainable experiences. We are on a mission for a clean space.
First photos and movie of Space Waste Lab
First photos and movie of Space Waste Lab
World premiere of Space Waste Lab October 5
World premiere of Space Waste Lab October 5
Welcome to our new Space Waste Lab on how to up-cycle space waste which opens with a live performance connecting earth to space waste on October 5th at Kunstlinie Almere, the Netherlands. Full information.
ESA about Space Waste Lab
ESA about Space Waste Lab
“I’m a strong believer in cooperation between technologists and artists,” says Franco Ongaro, ESA Director of Technology, Engineering and Quality. “Artists not only communicate vision and feelings to the public, but help us discover aspects of our work which we are often unable to perceive." Read the full ESA article here.
El Pais: Un laboratorio para transformar la basura espacial
Waterlicht on CNN: Haunting virtual floods
Waterlicht on CNN: Haunting virtual floods
New CNN interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his Waterlicht submerging cities around the world.
New York Times interview: A Wedding Ring With a Dirty Little Secret
New York Times interview: A Wedding Ring With a Dirty Little Secret
Read the The New York Times interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his Smog Free Ring and the story behind the wedding couples who wear it.
32 KM now as KLM inflight movie
32 KM now as KLM inflight movie
Our documentary 32 KM is now on board all KLM planes as inflight movie. The movie follows Daan Roosegaarde and his team in the ups and downs of making Icoon Afsluitdijk, our largest work to date.
Dezeen interview: space waste as a source of creativity
Dezeen interview: space waste as a source of creativity
Read the Dezeen interview with Daan Roosegaarde about his new Space Waste Lab and space waste as a source of new creativity.
Fast Company honours Gates of Light
Fast Company honours Gates of Light
Fast Company's 2018 Innovation by Design Awards honours Gates of Light in the Spaces, Places and Cities category. Celebrating our permanent installation on the Afsluitdijk as a model for sustainable mobility. Read more here.
Jobs at Studio Roosegaarde
Jobs at Studio Roosegaarde
Studio Roosegaarde is seeking a public relations & business developer to join our growing team in Rotterdam. Read more at Dezeen jobs and e-mail us at work@studioroosegaarde.net.
Daan Roosegaarde awarded with Sustainability Ribbon
Daan Roosegaarde awarded with Sustainability Ribbon
Roosegaarde receives the sustainability ribbon from the Dutch government as leader in sustainability, celebrating his achievements in creating large scale awareness on climate change. Read more here.
istanbullight lecture on September 21
Daan in conversation with Freek and Hella de Jonge
Daan in conversation with Freek and Hella de Jonge
Daan Roosegaarde speaks with Freek and Hella de Jonge as part of their living art exhibition at Groninger Museum on Sunday 23 September at 14.00.
Our new mission to clean space from man-made junk
Our new mission to clean space from man-made junk
Designboom sat down with Daan Roosegaarde to learn more about his new space waste project. Read here the full interview.
Smog Free movie hits 34 million views
Smog Free movie hits 34 million views
These towers can turn China's smog into jewellery. Watch the Smog Free movie with more than 34 million views already at World Economic Forum.
Library meetings
Library meetings
India's plan to fight pollution includes Smog Free Tower
India's plan to fight pollution includes Smog Free Tower
India released its 7 points plan to combat air pollution which includes Smog Free Tower. Read more at India Today.
Windvogel nominated for Dezeen Awards
Windvogel nominated for Dezeen Awards
Windvogel, our energy harvesting kite, has been nominated from more than 3,500 entries for the Dezeen Awards in the category Lighting Design.
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Now at Quartz: Dutch design lab is exploring creative uses for space trash
Ambassador of Science Weekend
Ambassador of Science Weekend
Daan Roosegaarde is the new ambassador of the Science Weekend in the Netherlands, together with astronaut André Kuipers and scientist Eveline Crone.
SOCIAL DESIGN LAB: AN INTERVIEW WITH DAAN ROOSEGAARDE at Impakter
SOCIAL DESIGN LAB: AN INTERVIEW WITH DAAN ROOSEGAARDE at Impakter
Now on Impakter Magazine: How art, technology and sheer innovation can impact millions of us - we take a deep dive into it with world renowned inventor Daan Roosegaarde.