House of Design friend Jeanet Metselaar is onlangs verhuisd naar een nieuwe werkplek. Ben je benieuwd naar haar originele werk en nieuwe plek?
Op zaterdag 28 en zondag 29 november kun je een kijkje nemen in de nieuwe studio van Jeanet Metselaar Sieraden. Beide dagen ben je van 12.00 - 18.00 uur van harte welkom aan de Nieuwe Kijk in 't Jatstraat 118.
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Volken de Vlas talks about his work, the design for the children museum in Winsum (assignment via House of Design) and the announcement of his new label 'Ooghart' in Dagblad van het Noorden.
Designer and friend of House of Design Tjeerd Veenhoven has completed a new projects. The ‘Palm Leather Journals’ will be presented during the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven from the 17th till the 25th of October.
Designer and friend of House of Design Studio Volken de Vlas presented two new designs at this year’s Noorderzon festival. The tough table ‘VETX’ and the unique book cover lamp ‘POKKA’.
From the 4th of September till the 11th of October the CBK presents the first major solo exhibition from Lambert Kamps, a Groninger artist and friend of House of Design.
Friend of House of Design, Tim Vinke, will be present on the North Modern trade show in Copenhagen. There he will be exhibiting his designs from the 13th till the 15th of August.
Roegholt moved recently and have reopened their doors at Hereweg 1 at June 26th. A beautiful new spot in Groningen!
Currently, Yksi Expo Eindhoven shows the exhibition 'Wishful thinking, wishful doing' by Tjeerd Veenhoven. In this exhibition the Groninger designer shows four of his projects. On the 28th of August, Tjeerd Veenhoven will give a lecture about the four projects during a breakfast session and he will provide a tour of the exhibition.
Friend of House of Design Monique Middelhoek has made a number of new unique products that are for sale in her Etsy shop. It involves a series of summer scarves, knitted with all kinds of yarns.
Friend of House of Design Oscar Venema of OSC'ART created a 3,5 meter tall robot, named Le Cyclop, for the entry area of the Inforversum in Groningen. Le Cyclop is part of the N.A.T. light sculptures. These N.A.T. light sculptures are part of a larger series of artworks, that are on display from the 18th of June in the Inforversum.
After Albert Geertjes, Tjeerd Veenhoven and Gert-Jan Soepenberg it's time for a fourth Designer of the Season. Last Saturday Soepenberg carried his title over to Lambert Kamps.
"I just think he is building cool stuff!" said Soepenberg
Photo: Janna Bathoorn
Na Albert Geertjes en Tjeerd Veenhoven is het tijd voor Gert-Jan Soepenberg om op 6 juni om 20:00 uur de titel “Ontwerper van het Seizoen” over te dragen aan de Ontwerper van het Seizoen #4.
Hierbij aanwezig zijn? Meld je voor 3 juni 12:00 uur aan en krijg een exclusieve preview van de presentatie die Soepenberg samen met de nog te onthullen ontwerper heeft ingericht voor De Nacht van Kunst en Wetenschap.
The Folkingestraat in Groningen is awarded with the title of best shopping street in the Netherlands. This was reason enough for Anne Varekamp and Tim Vinke, two designers, to re-open concept store FOLK. This time no temporary 'pop-up store' as before, but a permanent store.
Friend of House of Design, George van Engelen, exhibits at the Focke Museum in Bremen from the 24th of April until the 14th of June. He has been nominated for the Auguste Papendieck award, and along with the other nominees, you can see his work at the exhibition. The Focke Museum focuses in particular on contemporary artisan art. And as one of the largest regional museums, the Focke museum is also combining historical collections with the latest developments in outstanding exhibitions.
80 workshops and studios located in 'De Biotoop' in Haren, open their doors to the public on Sunday the 17th of May. The studio of friend of House of Design, Jauke van den Brink, is also open for visiting during this day.
The exhibition 'Wishful thinking, Wishful doing' by Tjeerd Veenhoven takes place at Yksi Expo Eindhoven from the 23th of May until the 27th of September.
"The presentation that I designed for this event, shows a part of the creative sector of Groningen. It is a mix of applied art, graphic design and spatial design. It’s a design based on the concept ‘shop in shop’ (presentation in a store) and is designed as separate presentation elements which combines different disciplines.
In name of my own studio I will present a table with the name 'Der Tisch. It is a sturdy-looking table consisting of steel angles and pine beams. For clarity; This design has nothing to do with 'German Gründlichkeit'."
Rondje Méér, de open atelierroute van beroepskunstenaars rond het Paterswoldsemeer, vindt dit jaar plaats op 31 mei. De open ateliers zijn te vinden in het grensgebied tussen Groningen en Drenthe.
Er doen in totaal 33 kunstenaars mee, waaronder House of Design friend Kunsteboer. (Sorry, for now Dutch only)
Paul Bloemers designs with bamboo. Three of his products are currently on sale at Crowdy House.
H.N Werkman used the printing press in his own way. A unique method because it was not only functional, he used the press in a way of self-expression. This makes him one of the most important Dutch artists of the 20th century.
How do we translate his approach to the technology of the 21st century? Is the 3D printer, the printing press now?
Read more about this project
De ontwerpers van GRÖN Design hebben de afgelopen weken hard gewerkt aan hun ‘presentatie op wielen’ voor Wonen&Co de beurs. Josse Veen, Anne Varekamp, Jildou Lindhoud en Tim Vinke, hebben collega’s uit het vak gevraagd om gezamenlijk deze editie vorm te geven.
On the 14th and 15th of March 2015, the wool symposium 'Building with Moorland wool' took place in the 'Bovenkamer van Groningen' (the renovated water tower Groningen). The event was organized by House of Design in cooperation with Innovative Practice Network 'Zwoele Drentse Vachten' and the Shepherds of Balloo. During the event visitors were able to experience the special wool in a variety of ways
Josse Veen organizes an workshop during interior fair: Wonen & Co de Beurs, from 20th untill 22nd of March. In this workshop you will learn to create MOODS. een workshop MOODS maken. If join the workshop, the entrance for this fair will be included.
Mail to email@example.com to register for one of the dates.
On Thursday, the 12th of February, 2015, the third workshop of the project 'Crafts of the 21st Century' took place. The main goal of the project is to maintain the knowledge about crafts and techniques that has been passed over from generation to generation. Sharing this knowledge creates the possibility to innovate old knowhow into new products of the 21st century. This time the workshop took place at the sheepfold of Balloo, where one of the participants of the project, Marianne Duinkerken, herds heather sheep.
Joke Ruiter from RuitX is fascinated by textile materials, geometric shapes and craftsmanship for almost her whole life. She first got a degree in teaching. After that she studied spatial design, direction autonomously, at the Academy Minerva.
New bookcase by Gerard de Hoop
The side panels are perpendicular to the shelves. This enables to see the articles in the cabinet also from the side.
The bookcase is delivered as a flat-pack, and can be assembled without fasteners (screws or glue).
Tjeerd Veenhoven is Designer of the Season. Albert Geertjes handed down this title to him. According to Geertjes, Tjeerd is a designer that constantly makes you think "why didn't I think of this?"
As far as Tjeerd Veenhoven is concerned, being a designer isn't about trendsetting, it's almost a kind of activism; designing to change the world, even if it's only a little.
Veenhoven will hand down the title on Sunday the 15th of February to a third Designer of the Season, chosen by him.During Stand van Stad in Groningen he announces which designer deserves the title.Currently, you can see Tjeerd's work at Object Rotterdam.
1boom is a project where 73 designers and artist show a great variety of products and objects, all made from a single tree. The project started with one oak tree that was felled in 2013. Since then, craftsmen, designers and artists processed the high quality wood, but also the leaves, twigs, bark and sawdust to a rich array of products.
From Thursday the 29th of January until Saturday the 31th of January 2015 the exhibition 'Bouwplan' takes place in the TT Hall in Assen. During the exhibition, trends, innovations and new projects in the field of building, living and sustainability are put in the spotlight. House of Design friend, Fenneke Wortelboer of 'Kleur&Vorm' is also present and will give presentations.
The design studio of Melle Koot has moved! The new location of his design studio is a wonderful location, namely in the old sugar factory on the former SuikerUnie terrain.
3D-printing a electric guitar with bioplastic on regular 3D-printers, that's the challenge we took on during Eurosonic Noorderslag. During this festival in Groningen, we were present from Thursday the 15th of January until Saturday the 17th of January to present this project to the visitors of Summerlabb, a sustainable festival village. Keep reading to see a photo report!
3D-printing a playable guitar with bioplastic on a regular 3D-printer, that's quite a challenge! House of Design, Studio Marleen Andela and Rikkers Gitaarbouw take up this challenge during Eurosonic from Thursday, the 15th of January to Saturday, the 17th of January. On the last day, the electric guitar will be sold by auction for music education in local villages.
Want to contribute in the design process? Join us at the brainstorm sessions. On the 15th, 16th and 17th of January from 14:00 to 15:00 in the Summerlabb tent. The guitar will be auctioned on Saturday, the 17th of January at 16:00 by the Summerlabb tent at Ebbingekwartier. Your welcome to visit the project at any time on thursday and friday from 11:00 until 22:00 hrs and on Saturday from 10:00 until 18:00 hrs.
Jauke van den Brink is one of the designers wich is brainstorming with us!
Today (Tuesday, the 6th of January) the second meeting of the project 'Crafts of the 21st century' took place in the Blokhuispoort in Leeuwarden. During this meeting, the first ideas where presented by the designers and craftsmen. Keep reading to see the first pictures!
This winter Volken de Vlas organises an exhibition in art-gallery 'Waarkunst' in the small village 't Waar. An exhibition called 'LICHT', dutch for 'light'. The exhibition shows work from 10 artists and designers. Work that is light, feels light, gives light. Participating artists are: Carolijn Slottje, Henk Slomp, Gerard de Hoop, Josse Veen, Maike vd Kooij, Marc van Vliet, Martijn Westphal, Oscar Venema, Peter Meijer and Volken de Vlas.
The entire line will be visible at Eeserhout: from felling a tree to making furniture, kitchen interior, sailboats, cabinets and lamps. Woodwork on order and personal work.
Roderick Vos: "Chablis, Bonsai, Paxton and Bold, for almost a decade, light has been a source of inspiration for me, varying from cast aluminium to laser cut steel. However, such a design is only complete with the most beautiful light, candlelight".
Stichting Landgoed Fraeylemaborg (Foundation Fraeylemaborg Estate) has issued a competition for the design of a folly. Huting and de Hoop have participated in the competition with the design “Swoaistee folly”. Huting and de Hoop are one of the winners of the design competition.
Are you looking for accessories, books, gifts, designer chairs, photos, cards, Christmas gifts, lamps, cushions, paintings, jewellery and such? Come to the Pop up Paleis Store!
Maybe you already saw the new brasserie MIDI in Groningen? This establishment was designed by interior designer Annemiek Nieboer from Welkom Store. We are glad to welcome Annemiek as a new friend!
Yesterday we organized an intimate design café in ROOM100. The reason for this café was the ongoing exhibition 'Poul Kjærholm meets Gerard de Hoop'. ROOM100 specializes in designs by Kjærholm. Owner of ROOM100 Josephine Jasperse tells us that designs from Gerard are a perfect fit with the designs from Kjærholm.
The exhibition GERARD DE HOOP meets POUL KJÆRHOLM at ROOM 100 in Groningen is open till 1th of December 2014.
Odesi has taken up two new designs in their collection. The Tracks, a carpet of 100% pure wool. And the lamp Lighthouse, an ingenious new building by designer Daniel Hulsbergen.
Past saturday the thirteenth edition of Dutch Design Week started.
Dutch Design Week offers designers an international platform and introduces the public to the infinite possibilities of design in a setting with a festival feel.
Following ‘Now future’ in 2013, DDW has opted for a theme that provides clear direction but, at the same time, leaves space for individual interpretation. ‘UP’ expresses a direction, a movement and a feeling.
We are proud to see Groninger Design represented!
Het vernieuwde ontwerp van eetkamerstiel Wave is rank, slank en elegant. Een ontwerp kun je na een tijdje opnieuw bekijken met een frisse blik. Dit heeft ontwerper Kees Marcelis gedaan met de Wave. De Wave is exclusief bij Odesi te bestellen.
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Roderick Vos has an showroom sale! Only 5 days left... get that change!
Friend of House of Design Monique Middelhoek attended us to the Birthday of Paleis Groningen. On Sunday the 21st they are celebrating their fifth one.
Alex den Braver designed a new fireplace for Speelbos Houwerzijl. The 8 meters high place will be an important object to this place. Speelbos Houwerzijl wants to connect people!
The 26th of Septembre Speelbos Houwerzijl officillay opens and everbody will feel warm thanks to this design of Alex.
The new lable "Château de la Resle" of Roderick Vos is now available in the Roderick Vos Webshop.
Like next year Groninger Design will be represented on the festival Noorderzon. Designshopping during the festival is possible from the 21 untill the 31 of Agust at Stuff'n Goods. Design, textile, pictures and paintings of numerous designers and artist are available at the stand of Stuff'n Goods.
Han Koning and Lisa Sportel during Stuff'n Goods, Noorderzon 2013
Van 13 augustus t/m 3 september toont Jeanet Metselaar haar werk tijdens 'Zomertentoonstelling' bij Galerie Beeld & Aambeeld in Enschede.
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Kunst aan de Vaart in Assen with designs from Erna de Bie. Saturday 13th and sunday 14th of September 2014, from 11AM till 5PM 8th edition of Kunst aan de Vaart in Assen (Netherlands).
Josse Veen wins subsidy after the exhibition during DesignXPO at CBK Groningen. The "Oestergenootschap" has a starter funding for one of the attending designers of the designexpo in the CBK Groningen. Josse has won and may continue her idea.
At the galerie CEBRA new design from Jeanet Metselaar shown among 13 other jewelry designers.
Kunsteboer offers workshop: Make a statue or applied object out of scratch.
In het pinksterweekend van 7 tot 9 juni doet Jetske de Groot mee met de Open Ateliers Westelijke Eilanden Amsterdam. Tijdens deze atelierroute stellen 64 kunstenaars hun atelier open voor publiek. Jetske presenteert hier nieuwe leden van de Multiple Family.
Of course we of ++Plustwee are very proud to accomodate the 'Bovenkamer' or auditorium of the water tower with 128 (sitting) pillows.
The object LaundryTree.2 by George van Engelen is part of an exhibition at gallery Majke Hüsstege in 's Hertogenbosch, gallery of the year 2014. The LaundryTree.2 is an easily movable object/coat stand made from ash wood, reused steel planking of Azobe and metal rings. Sizes: ± 0.60 x 0.60 x 1.70 m.
Joost Speet is what you may call a multi-talent. In the beginning he was a drawer and painter, later on developing towards a wayward sculptor. Under the titel of The apARTmetn Design, he designs objects varying from egg stands to dishes and from wooden kitchen ware to small furniture. The T=able and other latest designs by Joost Speet exhibited in art centre Haarlem. There's also in the studio of Joost Speet an overview exposition of paintings and sculptures, prior to the recent designs. His studio is housed in the former Magazijn in Den Oever.
Every first Sunday of the month, from May until September, there is an open studio route in the municipality of Ten Boer. It is a bicycle route passing by art in public space and in about nine studios in Ten Boer, Woltersum, Ten Post, Thesinge and Garmerwolde. Open from 13:00 to 17:00 hrs.
Alex den Braver heeft voor het dorp Houwerzijl een openbare vuurplaats ontworpen. De vuurplaats wordt een 8 meter hoge ui vorm van cortenstaal waarin een open vuur gestookt kan worden. Men heeft het al over 'het dorpsuitje'. De bouw van de vuurplaats start half mei.
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'Interim Building for Sustainability' is a series of meetings organised by CirculairActief and this time in cooperation with BNOord.
INTERIM BUILDING FOR SUSTAINABILITY: Palmetti PalmLeather and Schilders de Vries. A discussion and drinks to learn and share experiences concerning Corporate Social Responsibility.
Wout Wessemius vertrekt aanstaande zondag naar Dubai. Daar zal hij persoonlijk zijn unieke ontwerp van Le Nuage bevestigen in de eetkamer van een penthouse.
Het ontwerp is in drie delen gemaakt en vervoerd per schip. Het licht object is namelijk 5,5 meter breed. In de aankomende week wordt het object zodanig aangepast dat het opgehangen kan worden.
At the NieuwbouwXL fair in november 2013, Fenneke Wortelboer of Kleur&Vorm gave some presentations about the emotional experience of living. It was a great succes, therefore she was asked by the organisation to give presentations at the Wonen&Co fair as well. She will do this every day. During Fenneke Wortelboer's lectures you can experience the different effects that can influence the peace and coherence in your interior.
Titel: Is het mooi of is het lelijk?
Na ruim 10 jaar Roeg Holt is het tijd om flink op te ruimen.
Zo'n 222 verschillende kavels worden via een internet-veiling aangeboden. Dit in samenwerking met onlineveilingmeester.nl.
Op vrijdag 21 februari vindt er van 13:00 uur tot 16:00 uur een kijkdag plaats.
Er is dan ook al een deel van het nieuwe werk te zien!
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Penduka will open her store in Groningen for three days in March. They will serve coffee and thea and friends and family are very welcome to.
Wednesday 12th of March from 12.00 untill 16.00 hrs.
Thursday 13th March from 14.00 untill 18.00 hrs.
Friday 14th March from 10.00 untill 17.00 hrs.
Westerbadstraat 51 in Groningen.
Jakobine von Dömming is part Re-F-Use and she shows her work in an exhibition from the 6th of March untill the 4th of May at Theeschenkerij Borg Ewsum, Oosterburen 1, Middelstum.
Jakobine von Dömming work with glass since 1998. Her inspiration mostly come from personal experiences and encounters with others. www.jakobine.nl
Since 10 January 2014, work of George van Engelen has been permanently in stock at galerie Terbeek in Beetsterzwaag.
And recently, two new statues by George van Engelen have been put up: Armengraf (Poor man’s grave), at the cemetary near Wittewierum and ‘Abri II’ in Ten Post.
‘Petit e Grand Commode Ciel Bleu’ is the name of the new furniture line by George van Engelen.
This lamp, designed by Volken de Vlas, is made of twenty identical pieces of recycled plastic.
Het lampje 'ONBEPERKT HOUDBAAR' ontworpen door Josse veen, kun je ook zelf samenstellen! Zo kun je van de lamp een persoonlijk ontwerp maken. Denk bijvoorbeeld aan je favoriete foto, een logo, geboorte kaartje, een uniek cadeau of je lijfspreuk!
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Roderick Vos participates at priveekollektie contemporary art/design at Design Miami 2013. Roderick Vos will present his new dresser "Montigny", designed for the French brand Chateau de la Resle exclusively available through Priveekollektie.
Lecture by Tjeerd Veenhoven at CBK Groningen about sustainable production.
Beeldend Konstruktief has designed a house and partly built it as well.
Tim Vinke presented his lamp BigFoot during the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. The project BigFoot can now be supported through crowdyhouse.com
Atelier NL organizes de exhibition Monnikenwerk during Dutch Design Week 2013. Please be welcome at the group exhibition where HuisVeendam presents this year.
During Dutch Design Week 2013
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’Welkom in de wereld van Château de la Resle; niet alleen een unieke B&B in de Bourgogne, maar ook de inspiratie voor een innovatief
nieuw designlabel. Studio Roderick Vos ontwerpt naast diverse nieuwe accessoires voor het CDLR label, een speciale huiskamer
inrichting voor tijdens de Dutch Design Week.
Zinniger levert verpleegzorg het Jannes van der Sleedenhuis, locatie Wolfsbos te Hoogeveen op. Een samenwerking tussen Woonconcept vastgoed, NNCZ en Zinniger interieurarchitectuur.
"je voelt je er meteen thuis" Zo vertelde mevrouw Ten Cate mij tijdens de opening op vrijdag 30 augustus. Samen met haar man waren ze net verhuisd naar een ruime aanleunwoning op de 3e etage.
ROEGHOLT is radically changing the way its funiture is being made, under the name of ROEGHOLT Conzepz.
Niko KRALJ, a founder and an icon of Slovenian industrial design, has conquered the world with his innovative design. His goal was to create „timeless furniture“ which would serve people regardless of the fashion and trends existing at any particular time. His legendary Rex chair, a part of the permanent collection at MoMA (Museum of Modern Art) in New York, was elevated to the level of a cult item.
Ranking among such international industrial design legends as Charles and Ray Eames or Alvar Aalto, Kralj received numerous awards and honors for his work. Today, his works are considered design classics at the global level.
Mocoba bookshelves are surprisingly versatile, variabel and unbelievably easy to assemble. Plan your individual bookcase with our planning programme and be amazed by the manyfold of possibilities of creating a bookcase.
In this slideshow you can see a huge bookcase being built up in a library in Germany.
Lambert Kamps designs object for 400th anniversary Groningen University.
This stylish design lamp by Castor Bours is now also available in a new black version next to the classic white.
Take a moment to check it out on Indiegogo and also share it with your friends. All the tools are there. Palmleather crowdfunder
Designer Jetske de Groot visited DesignXPO and made a report.
DesignXPO proves that design in Groningen is hot.
The goal to put design and designers from Groningen on the map, is addressed in an ever growing way, which results in reaching an ever growing public. Because of the efforts and commitment of companies, organisations and designers and the sheer size of their activities, this year the breadth of design and all its aspects was made visible, with the leading theme of Biobased Design.
Op 1 juni j.l. stond Fenneke Wortelboer van Kleur en Vorm in het Dagblad van het Noorden. In de serie 'In de stijl van …' portretteert het Dagblad van het Noorden interieurarchitecten, vormgevers en stylisten in hun eigen huis.
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Roderick Vos in cooperation with Social Label.
New work form Kunsteboer. Vuurhaard pizza oven and lounge chair in one.
De 'boefjes' van Roegholt zijn gespot op de beurs DMY Berlin!
The caracteristic willows that had to be removed along the river Ijssel in Deventer Holland because of a major riverproject have a new destination. The wood from the willows is transformed into a furnisculpture by sculptor / designer Paul ten Voorde: the alfachair On Friday June 14 the alfachair was officially unveiled and donated to the library of Deventer.
During the event DesignXPO on 25 and 26 May 2013, Alex den Braver will give a presentation about the first car of the last Dutch car factory. It is a car without paint. In his workshop you can see a film about the process of building the first car.
Because we did not have enough floor space at our office and showroom, and were in desperate need of light, the 'Bucketlight' was born.
'Vintage rugs for retro homes'.
We have created four tufted carpets based on animal shapes. The technology of tufting consists if inserting a thread through a layered fabric.
How to create my first stading lamp out of sheet metal for Dutch Company New Duivendrecht? It turned out te be a real industrial challenge.
The definite version of the BamBook is now available in two colours.
Kunsteboer presents: the Lovewall.
The quayside in the city of Assen (NL) is enriched with a billboard that Lambert Kamps has designed and produced.
OntmoetDesign (MeetDesign) is a distinct part of the Wonen&Co fair. In this industrially designed room dozens of shops and designers present surprising products. We aim to inspire visitors and designers to think about the process behind a product. How did it come to exist, where do the materials come from, who made it, how did it get here? In short, the visualisation of the story behind the product.
Together with my colleague Lenny van Onselen, I developed a minor Sustainable Product Design.
The first edition of this minor was open to students Industrial Product Design at the Hague University of applied siences.
Bid for a garden house made by the designer Alex den Braver, during the Design XPO. During DesignXPO from 24 to 26 May 2013, Alex den Braver is presenting a small building, to be sold to the highest bidder. It was once made by Alex for the exhibition 'Chaos in Groningen'.
Table Chapli is a new design in the collection RUBBER.
HuisVeendam will be presented for the first time at Object Rotterdam from 7-10 February in the NAI.
William van de Velde of Kunsteboer takes part in the group exhibition of art society De Ploeg.
Paul Bloemers of Bloooms has designed a new product, The Bambook!
Themdesigners is a cooperation between designer bureaus Studio Martijn Westphal and Carolijn Slottje Interior Design. Together, they won the pitch for Minerva art academy to realise the interior for the boardroom. (almost a year ago). Now they have realised the interior for the employees' room.
Blik-vanger made a new product: Unfold.
New side table from Odesi: Cobra
Proudly presented by Odesi, again a new design of Kees Marcelis. The Cobra has graceful shapes and stands up proudly. Thanks to this resemblance this furniture is named after the famous snake. The agile shape makes the table easy to combine with other furniture. The table top can float above other pieces like a couch for example.
Open studio Jetske de Groot!
La Braderie de l’Art is neither a trade show nor a christmas market, it’s a free creation place where items found a new life and a new owner.
It’s a real occasion to give thought about consumption society and its waste.
Kunsteboer joins the La Braderie de l'Art. He will receive 24 hours of live art.
A wall bookcase that you can put against the wall as a statue.
If you do not fill it up completely, you can look throgh the frames.
Lambert Kamps will present two of his projects, during the London Design Festival 20 - 23 september.
Carolijn Slottje has created works of art for the festival Noorderzon in Groningen, in cooperation with the CBK. They depict the birds of the park that temporarily move out during the festival.
Zinniger vormgeving and Feniks Engineering have been working on a new standard for school furniture: grow-along schoolfurniture for primary schools, made from bioplastics.
New designs from Odesi: Pi & Up - introduced with a nice giveaway!
THE HAGUE, 26 juni 2012 - Odesi introduces two brand new side tables: the Pi and Up. Besides their unique appearence they both also feature extra functionality. To top it off there's also a nice giveaway where you can win one of these tables.
From 22 June till 23 of July Lambert Kamps present his work during the Midsummer Art Festival in Bathmen (Deventer). A former Garage Building will be the site where he present the Hunepillow, the inflatable furniture and the Fat/Skinny Furniture. A lot of expositions and cultural activities are organized in Bathmen during the period of the Festival.
A collection of woven plaids designed by Claire Vos.
Function: Bovenkamerbezems / Mind brooms
Materials: Bestaande bezems, LED's en vensterglas
Zhen Tian will leave for China on 28 May to start a second studio!
The ‘Zwaardtafel’ is recently designed and made by Alontwerp.
Ascensionday, thurday 17th of may: Visit Volken de Vlas in restaurant 'Verse Aarde', Slochterweg 3 in Noordbroek.
HoD members Volken de Vlas, Martijn Westphal and Beeldend Konstruktief participate in this exhibition.
Every 1st Sunday of the months April until October from 13:00 pm to 17:00 pm you can visit the Salon of George van Engelen. The address of the salon: B.Kuiperweg 2, 9792 HP, Ten Post. George van Engelen designs and manufactures unique furniture in a refined combination of organic forms, technical precision and user friendliness.
Studio YiZ has designed the Achivement Award for the CinemAsia Film Festival. The CinemAsaia Film Festival was founded in 2003 to stimulate the Asian cinema in the Dutch film industry. The award had to tell something about the winning director.
Together with students of this University, Marnix designed products for ProRail in Haarlem. These products are made of the interior of the first generation of double-deckers. The keywords in this project are: durability and customer experience.
The Better World is a website where you can find information and news about a conscious and responsible lifestyle. BLOOOMS has a voucher worth € 1,500, - to give away to the Better World readers.
Renewed design - The Iron Maiden is a hearth for outdoor use, created from a rusty tube. She is able to revolve so that the fire can be seen from every desired angle.
Studio Yiz participates in the exhibition 'Hoekkunst' in Heen. 'Hoekkunst' is a stage for various aspects of contemporary art. Designs of Studio Yiz can be seen on Saturday April 21 and Sunday April 22 2012.
Scale-stools by MarniX-rated now also available at 'Rewind' in Antwerp.
The stools are made of re-used stools and scales.
Preview: "Manhattan", a balanced composition.
Design Roderick Vos for Linteloo
Presentation during the "Salone del Mobile" 2012, 17 - 21 April!
Tjeerd Veenhoven has new designs made with Palm Leather. See here the first pictures!
Roderick Vos and Bert Plantagie found each other again in some surprising designs. Two new couches from Roderick Vos will appear in the stores coming Easter: the Jigsaw and the Stitch. In addition to the earlier Monty couch series, there is now also a Monty armchair. Furthermore, there is a new dining table called Float.
From 17th till 22th of April, Lambert Kamps presents, in collaboration with Tuttobene, a clock consisting of a set of 28 Tube Lamps during the Salone in Milan. The presentation takes place in the Tortona district.
The Baksteen Foundation has been involved working on the promotion of art in the north of the Netherlands for almost 20 years. They have now organised a design contest: Re-Design. Until October the results of the design contest Re-Design are on display in the sculputure garden, gallery and pavilion van Starkenborg. HoD member Kunsteboer participates in this competition. He has made a design of grass, Redesigned with waste material from the gallery itself. Designs made by Kunsteboer can also be seen at the exhibition of Harjo Martinus: Buitengewoon Renaissance.
Last year Tjeerd Veenhoven won the encouragement award of the Material award 2011 from the Doen foundation with his slippers of palm leather. At the moment Tjeerd is in Bangalore (India), to talk about producing for the local market in India and the international market.
The upcoming months work of Lambert Kamps can be seen in Groningen and Helsinki.
20,12% discount on new design Roman V
Sunday 18th of december: opening winterexhibition 'Winterfleur' at Gallery Koopmans. On display a new Cover table with a fresh striped design.
Roderick Vos designs the new Opaque & Sheer collection of boxsprings and matrasses.
Bloooms launches a new integral concept: A desk made of bamboo, with built-in heating. The body absorps the heat that comes from the top of the desk in a direct manner.
Address: Boterdiep 18, 9712 LN Groningen
Maarten Kolk and Guus Kusters won the DOEN | Materiaalprijs 2011 with Waterloop. The second winner is Tjeerd Veenhoven with Palmleer. You can visit the exhibition at Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, during the Dutch Design Week until October 30.
Expo Liberation of Light in China with lighting object 'Zon' by Blik-vanger.
Beijing: 28 sept. - 3 oct. / Guangzhou: 15 oct. - 19 oct.
Het najaar voor de deur , tijd om te dineren aan een gezellige en stijlvol gedekte tafel. Functionals helpt je graag bij het creëren van een elegante en verfijnde sfeer voor je gasten.
New lighting objects: Cocoon, Beer, Juicy, Angle, Tube en Zig-zag.
This is the prototype of the TwisTable, an interlocking table-design. This design can be used as a startingpoint for numerous variations in size, height, number of legs, fullness, curvesize, materials, and so on...!
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De trend van groots ingezette tinten is te zien bij Odesi. Vier nieuwe kleuren moeten de 'Easy' stoel een nieuwe verfrissende uitstraling geven.
Op 26, 27 en 28 mei vindt in de monumentale Van Nellefabriek in Rotterdam weer de vakbeurs 100% Design plaats. Hier brengt de crème de la crème op het gebied van interieur- en projectdesign hun noviteiten onder de aandacht van een vakpubliek. En bert plantagie is erbij! Samen met ontwerper Roderick Vos.
Castelijn has started producing the cabinet designs
'Rib', 'Rob', and 'Sticks' by the Groningen designer Gerard de Hoop.
Lambert Kamps presents Coffee Bar in Groningen and Pillow Tent in Berlin
The new Coffee bar of the CBK in Groningen, designed by Lambert Kamps, will be taken in use in May.
New in Odesi’s collection: dining table Maas
The Maas is the most recent dining table designed by Marjolein Kap. It is also the most recent addition to the Odesi collection.
I would like to invite you on the 30st of April to the opening of my exposition “On Air” in the German Air Museum in Amberg (near Nurnberg).
The Sekretär has just arrived and can be seen in our shop.
Lambert Kamps and Jack Brandsma present on the Fuorisalone in Milan
12/17 April Designersblock and Rossana Orlandi
Marc Th. van der Voorn is the proud designer of the new dining table Stud. The Friends of Odesi have chosen the Stud as winner during the last “Kweekvijver”. Here they voted on computer generated images of the concept. What was then just a concept, the Stud has now been realised in a very short amount of time.
When purchasing a Arne Jacobsen The Egg™ lounge chair, ROOM100 now gives you a matching footstool for free!
Lambert Kamps presents work during the Salone del Mobile in Ventura Lambrate in Milan and a solo exhibition of his work will be on display in Amberg (southern Germany).
Coffee Light © by Marnix-Rated brightens up even your blackest day.
Melle Koot, the Most Sustainable Entrepreneur 2010 of the municipality of Groningen!
This June 4, the second edition of the Nacht van de Kunst en Wetenschap will be organised in Groningen.
On Sunday the 1st of February, the 'Animal Logic Sky', a chandelier at the reception of the Animal Ligic Studios in Sydney is completed.
Three circular glass waves around a stone, as if a stone was thrown in the water. The stone is the message, the glass waves the transmitters...
Doornbos Design is developing furniture for a new Dutch label with fresh ideas for the interior and living. Yvonne Doornbos also expects that their new accessories will arrive at the stores soon.
Huting and De Hoop present a children's version of the chair Lonk.
Mobile office Tim Vinke on view at Graduation show
The small buildings architect, Alex den Braver, finished yet another garden house.
Slide is a tray designed by Roderick Vos for Designonstock.com.
Why should a low occasional table or dining table be geometrical? Linteloo proudly presents Roderick Vos’ robust design 'Isola'.
The new Bloq armchair by Roderick Vos, for Designonstock.com, is derived from the previously designed Bloq couch.
The Bricq element couch by Roderick Vos for Designonstock.com is a modular couch that can be linked and which can be used to make various arrangements; an XXL couch, various corner arrangements, and naturally a 2-seater or 3-seater.
Paul Bloemers in Polen
Reading tables are mostly messy but also very colourful thanks to the diversity of covers. This inspired Roderick Vos to create a table with a top that is predisposed for magazines in their several standard sizes.
Designonstock.com presents two handy side tables, designed by Roderick Vos.
The new baptismal font Albert Geertjes designed for the Martini Cathedral, Groningen, has been installed.
YES! I have found a suitable stone in New Zealand! (Albert Geertjes 20th of January 2009). The baptismal bassin has been placed in church now!
Paul Bloemers designed arm chair Niek for his label Bloooms. In the future Niek will be available in many variations, even as a couch.
Mr. Ed is made of cast aluminum and available in black.
Following the recently introduced Nubo book case, a free-standing wall “Tabique“ has been added to the Panthea collection. Tabique is a kind of display for magazines and books, but at the same time a beautiful object for your interior.
The aim of the new brand Panthea is to give storage a contemporary design: good looking, visually strong, and functional.
Gerard de Hoop presents new designs and new website!
Albert Aukema designed three new products for Alontwerp
Paul Bloemers designed this sideboard for Bloooms.
Unidentified Filing Objects seen near Dwingeloo (NL).
Stand Up: The name can be taken quite literally, as this comfortable armchair can be electrically raised to a seat height of approx. 60 cm when and as required – making standing up considerably easier.
This latest design by Paul Bloemers, Boleo, was inspired by the explanation of a dance during a tango workshop. The design is named after the dance.
Le Nuage is an exclusive light object with many decorative possibilities for application. Because of its material properties, each lamp has its own unique shape. The dimmable energy-saving bulbs create both ambient and functional light.
Industrial and robust, Paxton stands in contrast to the traditional romantic notion of candelabra. Made of black cast aluminum,
'365 dagen Chardonnay' Albert Geertjes in Nat. Glass museum.
Tupperware Vase © by Marnix-rated
Iconic textile motifs merge and emerge in Patterns, a set of three dishtowels (each 65cm x 65cm) by Claire Vos.
The AFC Arc Flexible Concept was designed to give the client, the (interior) designer, the stylist the opportunity to give his vision on the concept of workspace, table or desk.
Designonstock.com gives you something extra for your couch, with the new cushion range Sweets, designed by Claire Vos Teeuwen. The Sweets collection attracts attention through its combination of fabrics.
The new Bloq XXL couch range by Roderick Vos, for Designonstock.com, is derived from the existing Bloq couches.
'Dos', the ultimate wooden kitchen chair and table was specially designed by Roderick Vos for the successful beanery Dit in Den Bosch. By popular request, this design is now in production in 12 different colours and is sold exclusively on-line through the roderickvosshop.nl.
Huting & De Hoop Ontwerpen (Ward Huting and Gerard de Hoop) participated in a design contest issued by Leolux.
Leaf On is a light modeled by combining the folding pattern of leaves and a honeycomb structure.
Hesther Buunk makes a design for a Washington residence.
At the end of June Albert Geertjes placed his most recently finished light object Sky-scape one in New York, It is a kind of upside down landscape made from 350 pieces of glass, that are illuminated from within by a drilled in LED.
From February 4-8, Object Rotterdam will be taking place in LP II, Las Palmas. Object Rotterdam is the international fair for autonomous design, where the latest developments of unique objects, or objects manufactured in a limited edition, by international designers will be shown.
'Memento mori' a written tree, made by Albert Geertjes.
'Morosus', 'a new Dutch design icon', designed by Roderick Vos, realised in a limited edition of 8 signed pieces. This is the latest designer's 'studio edition', specially made for the
With the cushion collection Twist, designed by Claire Vos-Teeuwen for Designonstock.com, you give a personal touch to your sofa.
Do not be fooled by the apparently simple looks of the Wave coffee table, a design by Roderick Vos for Designonstock.com.
Previously Wout Wessemius designed a chair and a garden bed made of lava stone. To this lava stone collection a bench is added. The bench is on view at the Dutch Design Hotel in Amsterdam.
Roeg Holt participates in Design in Groningen on November 15th in Groningen, new products from the series 'Raw and Dirty' will be on display. Furniture from 'Raw wood and Dirty steel', an extraordinary bed, cupboars and furniture.
Tulp presents the recent fire bowl 'Lotus' by Roderick Vos at Interieur 08 Kortrijk, Belgium.
From October 17 to 26 2008
From now you can sit comfortably at your table with dining chair Masq, the latest design by Roderick Vos for Designonstock.com. The 'floating' back part, the beautiful carriage and the detailedness of the seating and back turn this chair into a unique design.
The Arc chair has been modified for Bloooms by Paul Bloemers on a number of points. These are mostly details, but they do give the chair a much more beautiful appearance.
The web site of Albert Geertjes has been updated with new work:
A table for the guest room in The Palace.
Gallery Priveekollektie will take part in Design Miami from December 3 till 7 2008.
The web site of interior architect Hesther Buunk is completed with new interior and exterior projects!
The chair, LONK, designed by Gerard de Hoop, has been incorporated in the FEEK collection. The material is foam (polyether) with a rockface coating. Suitable for indoors and outdoors.
New design Arc now also available in pressed bamboo and with a drawer.
New by Wout Wessemius: a chair and a garden bed made of lava stone.
For Bloooms Paul Bloemers designed a table and a small couch. These are part of the Grand Arc series.
Albert Geertjes: A standard lamp named; ‘Slide’
Gaya by Roderick Vos for Safretti is a wall mounted Eco-fireplace, which can be used without a chimney.
Roderick Vos has created the unique circular shelving unit 'Nureyev' for the Dutch company Linteloo.
Daily paper SP!TS publishes an article titled 'Make your home a unique place' on March 19th.
The salon table series Shu is the counterpart of the geometric salon table and was inspired by the Zen convent gardens. Designed by Roderick Vos for Linteloo, the series is 5 different organic forms; each element pebble like whilst delicately fitting into the other.
Design label Designonstock.com are extending their collection from March to include the Spunk! This new chair design was inspired by tube-framed chairs from the 1950's and designed by Roderick Vos for designstock.com.
Albert Aukema (AL ontwerp) designed a lamp for the 'De Noordelijke Ontwerpprijs 2008'.
The new website of Roderick Vos is just launched!
From today the new cabinet unit from Remy Meijers has been added to the collection of Odesi.
Furnisculptures (Paul ten Voorde) participates in the Designspotter exhibition during the International Furniture Fair (IMM) in Cologne.
'Hopper' is a design which shows to full advantage as a free-standing element. In this design I consciously detailed all the different aspects as subtle as possible; the art of leaving out.
The shape of the back has been emphasized, a strong motion between the horizontal and vertical lines arises. The Hopper even surprised myself.'
Tulipani, designed by Roderick Vos for Linteloo, is a modern version of the 'old farmer's kitchen chair'.
Designers Huting & de Hoop will show a selection of their designs during two events in the North of The Netherlands in April 2006.
Paul Bloemers worked on two new versions of Le Ton. Le Ton is a piece of furniture with lots of applications, from pedestal to counter.
In 2005 Albert Geertjes was invited to develop a memorial for Dutch film maker Thea van Gogh, who was murdered in 2002.
Upsido by Roderick Vos for Linteloo consists of uit 3 small side tables made of wood which shove together in a ingenious way.
Exhibition in the gallery of Academy Minerva, Groningen, on the latest designs by Huting & De Hoop Ontwerpen.
From April 26 till May 14 2005
Roderick Vos is one of the most striking Dutch designers. He works for international labels like Authentics, Espaces & Lignes, Driade and Alessi. Now in the CBK Dordrecht, the Netherlands, an exhibition on this Dutch designer.
Through summer 2005
'Shopping' & 'Burning glass Roermond variant', two works by Albert Geertjes will be exposed in Galerie Noord in Groningen (The Netherlands)
Goedgezien.nl spotted Dutch designer and House of Design member Roderick Vos.
Ward Huting (Ward Art) and Gerard de Hoop, two House of Design members, launched a new website in which they present their co-operation projects: www.hutingendehoop.nl
Together they exhibited at interieur 04, Kortrijk, Belgium
Paul Bloemers shows new design on his web site
A new product by Paul Bloemers: Newspaper trolly.
Albert Geertjes designed a variant on the table made for the conversations of the politicians in the program NOVA TV 'The Netherlands elects'.
Roderick (Maupertuus) Vos has presented new products at the Saloni 2004 in Milan.
Coach 6730 is the latest design from Roderick (Maupertuus) Vos for Dutch Gelderland Group.
This month special at Bloemers'.
finished in July 2003 for the newly-built Amsterdam Waterworks.