Lex Hoefsloot is the winner of 'De Toekomstbouwers' 2018. On Saturday evening 27 October, he won the 'VPRO Toekomst Bouwdepot' (ed. building deposit) of €10,000 with his project Lightyear, a car entirely powered by solar energy. The jury, consisting of Martijn Paulen (director of the Dutch Design Foundation), Afaina de Jong (architect) and Koert van Mensvoort (artist and philosopher) considered Hoefsloot as the ultimate Toekomstbouwer (ed. Future Builder) because of its inventive solutions for the mobility issue.
MX3D Bridge wins Public Award at Dutch Design Awards 2018
28 Oct, 2018
The project MX3D Bridge by Joris Laarman Lab x MX3D has won this year’s Public Award at the Dutch Design Awards. With a narrow majority of the votes, the visitors of Dutch Design Week chose this project which signifies a breakthrough in the building sector.
Dutch Design Week 2018 shows vision of the future
28 Oct, 2018
Courtesy of 2,600 (inter)national designers, Dutch Design Week (DDW) can be seen as the lab of the future showcasing vision in conceptual and technological innovation as well as in the renewal of crafts and systems. DDW was spread over 120 locations where 355.000 professionals, industry representatives, governments, visitors and journalists enjoyed 499 exhibitions, lectures, tours and labs.
Dutch Design Week
DDW Talks & Topics: Sunday October 28
27 Oct, 2018
With work from 2600 designers, covering just about every area in our society, the event kicks up some dust for debate and delivers food for thought. DDW presents you a daily summary of debates, lectures and seminars spread across Eindhoven.
Lecture Eindhoven Dutch Design Week