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This year we started with giving a research workshop to the first year students at ArtEZ Institute of the Arts, Arnhem. Last week these upcoming designers researched our sugarcane. Different surprising results with ...

ArtEZ sugarcane workshop

design research, material research

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India is a large country with many inspiring and proud people, proud of their local culture and customs. The rich history is reflected in colorful patterns beautiful rangolies and many details in daily their life. Here are ...

Local culture

design research, India, inspiration

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India is a country where the traffic is busy and chaotic, so many vehicles on the street was bound to provide enough inspiration for the third day. A large drawing with various vehicles was a small lesson for us in Tamil and ...

Workshop day 3 – Earth

design research, India

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The second day of workshops we choose to work with the element of water. The period we were staying in the village was normally the monsoon season. This year the raining period was later then normally. With this rain comes ...

Workshop day 2- Water

design research, India

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This day we started by introducing ourselves. We showed some examples of playing with air. the leaf kite, a frisbee, an paper airplane and helicopter seeds of a maple tree. By asking the children to look outside for elements ...

Workshop day 1- Air

design research, India

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To support our research we’re working with several Dutch an Indian parties. We focus not to use expensive equipment or complicated chemical processes, but only production capabilities that are already located in region in ...

Collaboration

collaboration, design research

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We’re making  a trip to India that serves as inspiration and at the same time doing research into processing capabilities. The theme of this research is family, resulting in toys for children and interior products. ...

Research product

design research, inspiration