DDW presents 2020 theme: The new intimacy
07 Jul, 2020
The theme for the 19th Dutch Design Week (DDW) will be ‘The new intimacy’. This trains the festival’s focus on the search for new forms of intimacy. A new equilibrium in a time when Covid-19 is one of the major factors accelerating our exploration of different ways of relating to each other and the world around us. Apply now!
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Sabine Marcelis and Kiki van Eijk in Centraal Museum Utrecht
07 Jul, 2020
Centraal Museum Utrecht adds chairs by Kiki van Eijk and DDW20 ambassador Sabine Marcelis to its collection. Sabine's SE 69 Soap Edition and Kiki's Puk SZ 19 are contemporary interpretations of two timeless designs by Dutch designer Martin Visser.
Studio Truly Truly new art director of Leolux
28 Jun, 2020
Kate and Joel Booy of Studio Truly Truly are the new art directors of Leolux. The duo will be responsible for the overall story of the Dutch furniture brand. From the photography in the catalogue to the colours for the collection.
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Dutch Invertuals Academy
23 Jun, 2020
The Eindhoven-based collective Dutch Invertuals, celebrating their 10th anniversary this year, is starting an online summer school for young professionals from 23 July to 30 August 2020.
A book by the "Drivers" of '19
19 Jun, 2020
Every year, Dutch Design Foundation, ABN AMRO and the Dutch Designers' Association (BNO) select 20 talented designers for Driving Dutch Design, a programme to make entrepreneurs out of designers. The "Drivers" of 2019 have published a book about their adventure.
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Where are the black designers?
18 Jun, 2020
The protests against police brutality and systemic racism around the world have brought the conversation about ethnicity and equality to the spotlight. This has caused the design industry to reflect on their responsibilities in this issue. As a result, the first online Where are the Black Designers conference will take place 27 June. Register now!
Heyddw: Olá Bruno
Every other week we celebrate one of the most interesting, exciting, intriguing, funny or unusual #heyddw Instagram posts by featuring an exclusive interview in our online DDW Magazine. This time, we spoke to Bruno Baietto, a Design Academy Eindhoven student with his roots in South-America.