Camping Buitenland

With ‘Camping Buitenland’, in one of the most beautiful areas of Drenthe, five friends, including Floortje Dessing, will shape their Buitenland dream in the coming years. Camping Buitenland is located on a 9 hectare site, just below Nieuw-Amsterdam between a swimming lake and a forest.

earth matters textielmuseum

The Textielmuseum is one of my favourite musea and when they host an expo about sustainable design & innovation I of course want to visit…the exhibition is curated by Lidewij Edelkoort & Philip Fimmano. They see the exhibition as “their chance to bring together designers and artists that are investigating new ways of producing ideas; innovative thinkers that are able to turn around our mentality, progressive people that develop a body of work that leads the way to another world in the making – creating a horizon of hope” Just what we need!

Bicycle Hotel Lillestrøm by Various Architects

Norway has set ambitious targets for environmental and sustainable future. An increasing number of railway stations will now have a bicycle hotel, to promote the use of bicycles. On Monday 10 October 2016 the Lillestrøm Bicycle Hotel opened in the city that has been frequently voted Norway ́s best cycling city.

colour inspiration No. 1

Colour inspiration can be found everywhere: on the street, while travelling, in nature, art or fashion…these pictures I made during travel in beautiful Andalusia.

Super Supermarket Milan 2017

During our visit to the 2017 Milan Design Week, we stumbled upon a very special supermarket. There are shelves, there is merchandise and there are shopping baskets. But a closer look reveals that the products are neither edible nor usable in a traditional sense.

exhibition the industrial essence of kranen/gille

In the Noordbrabants museum in Den Bosch ran a very interesting exhibition of the renowned Dutch designer duo Kranen/Gille. Unfortunately the exhibition has ended now, but if you did not have the chance to visit, here you will find my visual report.
The exhibition was one of a series about Dutch Design from Brabant, ‘Made in Brabant’. Both Jos Kranen and Johannes Gille live in Den Bosch, so it cannot be more local for us, and since we love local design…