The jury says: “Daan is a social innovator who does design in a very different way. His influence is now stretching across the world with projects throughout Europe and China.” Press Release.
Official launch of Icoon Afsluitdijk with Minister Melanie Schultz and Daan Roosegaarde. New designs for the 32 kilometer dike start now. Full information at Rijksoverheid.
Studio Roosegaarde has won the Iconic Award 2016 Product Special in Germany with our Smog Free Tower. The award celebrates innovative architecture and industry.
Daan Roosegaarde and his team of designers and developers kick off first phase of ICOON AFSLUITDIJK which will create a subtle second layer of light and interaction. The 32 kilometer project enhances Afsluitdijk's unique experience between man and landscape. Watch the trailer or read the press release.
Dutch video interview by NRC with Daan Roosegaarde about leadership in his current generation of 30'ers.
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 in collaboration with Ministry of Culture, the provinces, Universities, external contractors and other designers. Press Release NL.
Daan Roosegaarde is selected as Artist of the Year 2016 by Kunstweek and 40.000 online voters. Read the full honourable announcement here.
We finished the 1st series of Smog Free Jewelry, shipping it around the globe to our Smog Free Ambassadors. More information about the concept and the Smog Free Project here.
With the successful launch of the Smog Free Tower we will now start making the first Smog Free Jewelry. Order your own Smog Free Cube or Smog Free Ring and share clean air to the city. Contact us for more information.