Studio Roosegaarde has restored a set of flood defences in the Netherlands, impregnating the floodgates with a new retro-reflective material that glows in the headlights of oncoming cars. Read more
roosegaarde’s program takes the form of three designs, intended to exhibit the power of nature as a source of energy and light while exemplifying a futuristic green landscape
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“Good design is not about a Louis Vuitton bag or a Ferrari,” says Daan Roosegaarde: “It’s about clean air and clean water”
Daan Roosegaarde has called on designers to shift focus away from designing luxury items and instead to tackle the problems facing the world such as pollution. Read more
studio roosegarde—the dutch designer behind the smog free project—has developed a bicycle to inhale polluted air, clean it, and release fresh air whilst you pedal.
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coinciding with its presentation during BJDW, we spoke with roosegaarde about how the project has evolved since its inception, the public’s reaction to the tower, and his plans to extend the initiative to cities across the globe.
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the projects aim to form a subtle, interactive layer of light to emphasize the unique experience between man and landscape that the afsluitdijk embodies.
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we spoke with the artist and innovator about creating a space of wonder and identity for millions of travelers.
daan roosegaarde, plus his team of designers, technicians and developers will release three unique phases in the coming years, enhancing the beauty of the afsluitdijk.
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the artwork comprises a sequence of bright green lines that connect one windmill to the next, filling the sky with a dynamic dance of light and movement.
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Each of the postage stamps in this set by Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde shows a different part of the Netherlands as it would be seen from space at night. (more…)
designboom is in rotterdam to talk to roosegaarde about his studio’s single biggest endeavor, the ‘smog free tower’, a daunting challenge to tidy up pollution that is slowly killing every major city in the world.
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Designer Daan Roosegaarde has installed the “largest smog vacuum cleaner in the world” in Rotterdam to help improve the city’s air quality (+ movie). (more…)
on a very rainy day in rotterdam, daan roosegaarde and his team showcase their latest endeavor to fight population in urban settings with the ‘smog free tower’.
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with a successful kickstarter campaign, the project will travel around the world helping to reduce visible pollution and offer clear fresh air.
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Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund what he describes as the largest air-purifier in the world (+ movie). (more…)
the ephemeral radiance of ‘waterlicht’ places the museum square under water, allowing visitors to experience the almost forgotten power and vulnerability of the natural resource.
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Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde has created a lighting installation that resembles the aurora borealis above a flood channel of the Netherlands’ River IJssel (+ slideshow). (more…)