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.
SPACE WASTE LAB
SPACE WASTE LAB
Our new Space Waste Lab will open in Almere NL on October 5 including a large scale installation, exhibition and education programme to bring new space perspectives. Press Release.
Now at BBC: Will the bike become an urban must-have?
including our Smog Free Bicycle.
Smog Free Rotterdam
Smog Free Rotterdam
SMOG FREE PROJECT ROTTERDAM
SMOG FREE PROJECT ROTTERDAM
Smog Free Project opens at the International Architecture Biennale. Come and enjoy our new Smog Free Tower at Studio Roosegaarde in the M4H innovation district of Rotterdam.
Pollution-absorbing architecture
Pollution-absorbing architecture
by Kengo Kuma and Daan Roosegaarde at Dezeen.
PREMIERE OF 32KM FILM
PREMIERE OF 32KM FILM
Follow Daan and team in the making of our largest work till date, Icoon Afsluitdijk featuring Gates of Light, Windvogel and Glowing Nature. Watch now here.
OVER A MILLION VIEWS
OVER A MILLION VIEWS
Daan Roosegaarde’s TED talk is trending across the globe. Now translated in fifteen languages and over a million views.
New Smog Free Tower Rotterdam open
New Smog Free Tower Rotterdam open
Open for public at Vierhavensstraat 52 in Rotterdam at the International Architecture Biennale IABR.
Open in Tokyo
Open in Tokyo
Designer of the Year LIT Award
Designer of the Year LIT Award
We are proud to have received the international LIT Award for Lighting Designer of the Year.
The Economist: How to make a waterproof city
The Economist: How to make a waterproof city
Exhibition MARBLES of light in Tokyo
Exhibition MARBLES of light in Tokyo
Our glowing shapes of light and sound "Marbles" will be exhibited in the public space of Tokyo in collaboration with Mori Art Museum Japan. Welcome May 26 at Roppongi Art Night.
GATES OF LIGHT wins Platinum A’Design Award
GATES OF LIGHT wins Platinum A’Design Award
Our permanent sustainable gateway on the Afsluitdijk GATES OF LIGHT, receives the prominent Platinum A’Design Award.
Icoon Afsluitdijk in Dutch Architecture Yearbook 2017/2018
Icoon Afsluitdijk in Dutch Architecture Yearbook 2017/2018
The Yearbook is the international showcase for Dutch architecture and features the most important developments that influence Dutch architecture. More info here.
DUNE open for public
DUNE open for public
LOTUS DOME takes home the A’Design Gold Award
LOTUS DOME takes home the A’Design Gold Award
Our travelling LOTUS DOME folds open according to the heat of visitors hands, revealing light. More info on the award here.
Lecture and& summit Leuven
Lecture and& summit Leuven
A well-selected worldwide collage of +100 thinkers, inventors, entrepreneurs & artists of all backgrounds will explore the impact of health, tech and creativity on future city life. Lecture by Daan Roosegaarde on May 4 at and& summit in Leuven, Belgium.
Exhibition of DUNE Belgium
Exhibition of DUNE Belgium
Experience our interactive DUNE of light at the C-mine exhibition in Genk Belgium as part of the X-Festival. Open for public until 13 June.
china future city
china future city
Smog Free Ring now in Hong Kong
Smog Free Ring now in Hong Kong
Smog Free Ring is on show until 19.07 at Loupe, PMQ Headquarters, Hong Kong. More info here.
Daan Roosegaarde at Salone Del Mobile
Daan Roosegaarde at Salone Del Mobile
Roosegaarde presents Smog Free Pop Up at Salone Del Mobile alongside Kengo Kuma and Superflux as part of the design for life programme. More info here.
Design for life lecture at Milan Design Week
Design for life lecture at Milan Design Week
Tuesday 17 April at Milan Design Week architect Kengo Kuma, Superflux and Daan Roosegaarde will take you on a journey through sustainable design. Welcome at the exhibition and lecture Design in the Age of experience.
Enjoying Smog Free Poland
Enjoying Smog Free Poland
SCIENTIFIC STUDY VALIDATES SMOG FREE TOWER
SCIENTIFIC STUDY VALIDATES SMOG FREE TOWER
Scientific study of Professor Blocken and the Eindhoven University of Technology shows the PM10 reduction by the Smog Free Tower (in percentage and at 1.75 m height). The study undertaken in China confirms the reduction of pollution around the Smog Free Tower. Read press release here.
Al Jazeera: Breath of fresh air, how a Dutch artist turns smog into jewellery
Al Jazeera: Breath of fresh air, how a Dutch artist turns smog into jewellery
Studio tour
Studio tour
Art Basel Hong Kong
Art Basel Hong Kong
Key Lecture at Art Basel Hong Kong. Daan spoke at the Swire dialogue series on art and our environment. Read more here.
United Nations New York
United Nations New York
Waterlicht New York floods United Nations Headquarters
Waterlicht New York floods United Nations Headquarters
Waterlicht New York takes centre stage at the United Nations Headquarters during World Water Day as a call to action. Featured at Fast Company, Metropolis, Quartz & De Telegraaf. Read press release here.
Daan Roosegaarde gives key lecture in Toronto
Daan Roosegaarde gives key lecture in Toronto
The Bentway and OCAD University welcome Daan for an artist talk on March 21st 18.30 at OCAD Toronto.
Gates of Light
Gates of Light
Watch the Gates of Light movie on Gizmodo narrated by Daan Roosegaarde: "A gateway to the new world”.
"Let's Be Curious. Design Must Be Inspired by Nature"
"Let's Be Curious. Design Must Be Inspired by Nature"
Fresh from Fortune Magazine: "Lets be curious! Design must be inspired by nature.” Daan speaks along with design shapers like Paola Antonelli and Alice Rawsthorn in Singapore. Read the full Fortune Magazine interview.
Roosegaarde shares air-purifying Smog Free Drones
Roosegaarde shares air-purifying Smog Free Drones
Daan shares his new smog free dream in this Inhabitat interview: the Smog Free Drones which could create personal pockets of fresh air wherever you go.
World Design Capital Mexico lecture
World Design Capital Mexico lecture
Daan Roosegaarde will be speaking at the World Design Capital Conference in Mexico City on May 5th amongst design leaders Thom Mayne, Daniel Libeskind and OMA to discuss the challenges of the first urban century.
SMOG FREE RING AT NOMA
SMOG FREE RING AT NOMA
Our Smog Free Ring is now on show at the New Orleans Museum of Art alongside pieces by McQueen and Maison Margiela for the fashion exhibition 'Adorned Archetype'. Visit until the 28th of May 2018 in New Orleans. Read more here.
Opening Smog Free Project Poland
Opening Smog Free Project Poland
Smog Free Project Poland open to all at Krakow’s most popular park: Jordana Park. An adjacent pop up exhibition is staged at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow. Read Press Release.
Smog Free Poland open
Smog Free Poland open
National Geographic Magazine
National Geographic Magazine
National Geographic magazine features Daan Roosegaarde about our Starry Night bicycle path and the power of nature. Read the full article here.
Lecture at Madrid Design Festival
Lecture at Madrid Design Festival
Madrid is hosting the very first edition of the Madrid Design Festival, including a keynote lecture by Daan Roosegaarde on February 14.
Studio Roosegaarde opens its doors for Art Rotterdam Week
Studio Roosegaarde opens its doors for Art Rotterdam Week
Have you always wanted to peak into our Dream Factory? Our studio will be open to the public as part of Art Rotterdam Week on 9 February 17.00 - 21.00, 10 and 11 February 11.00 - 19.00.
Coming up: Smog Free Tower Poland
Coming up: Smog Free Tower Poland
Winner Lighting Designer of the Year Award
Winner Lighting Designer of the Year Award
Fortune interview with Daan Roosegaarde
Fortune interview with Daan Roosegaarde
The megacities we live in are killing us. Clay Chandler from Fortune Magazine interviews Daan Roosegaarde in Hong Kong about how design can help.
Smog Free Project Poland to Break Ground
Smog Free Project Poland to Break Ground
Get ready Poland, clean air is on its way. Smog Free Project is coming to Krakow in February. Stay tuned for program details and read our press release here.
Waterlicht floods London and Leeuwarden
Waterlicht floods London and Leeuwarden
Waterlicht transformed Granary Square London into an ethereal dream landscape at Lumiere with its 1.5 million visits in four days. Highlighted at the BBC, The Guardian and The Times. Missed it? On 1-3 February Waterlicht will be exhibited in Leeuwarden NL. Come and experience the power and poetry of water.
Icoon Afsluitdijk great success
Icoon Afsluitdijk great success
Thousands of visitors admired the exhibition of Glowing Nature and Windvogel as part of Icoon Afsluitdijk. Gates of Light is a permanent installation and remains open to all every night. Read more at FastCompany, Dezeen and Wallpaper*.
Keynote speaker at TIDE Conference
Keynote speaker at TIDE Conference
Daan is a keynote speaker at TIDE Conference 2018 in Amsterdam on the 5th of February, and will present “Landscapes of the Future”. Get registered here.