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.
Impressions of #DDW17 by Sint Lucas Eindhoven
07 Nov, 2017
During Dutch Design Week, students of Sint Lucas Eindhoven teamed-up to work at daily impressions of the festival. The studentes visited various DDW locations, such as Kazerne, Sectie-C, Design Academy and the VDMA building. Check the results be...
5 finalists of Pastoe Design Contest announced
08 Dec, 2015
During this year's Dutch Design Week, de Volkskrant newspaper, Pastoe and Dutch Design Week launched the Volkskrant Design Contest. At this annual contest, de Volkskrant challenges young designers to take on a challenge issued by large, re...
Dutch Design Yearbook 2015
16 Oct, 2015
Dynamic, multi-faceted showcase of the best Dutch Design todayToday the Dutch Design Yearbook is launched during the opening of DDW. This book, designed by Glamcult Studio, offers a survey of about 60 of the best Dutch designs. It features all of the...