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CURRENT MOOD /// MODEFABRIEK ///

09.07.17 – 10.07.17

RAI, Amsterdam, NL.

 

Softie Wanted More is part of the CURRENT MOOD GALLERY – ”A shoppable exhibition curated by Floor Knaapen and Grietje Schepers around the theme ‘Hyper Sphere’. Connecting our deepest nature with our most alien fantasies.”

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LAUNCH TIPPIA COLLECTION /// ETHICAL FASHION WEEK BERLIN ///

04.07.17 – 06.07.17

Funkhaus Berlin, DE.

 

My backpack collection for kids in collaboration with MIMMEKO  will be launched at the Ethical Fashion Show Berlin !

Come and visit us!

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CLASH PROJECT /// FASHION CLASH FESTIVAL 2017 ///

29.06.17 – 02.07.17

Maastricht, NL.

 

My colleague Mandy Roos and me have been invited to be part of the CLASH project ! Based on our previous collaboration Softie Wanted we were asked to create one outfit for the CLASH fashion show. Softie Wanted More was born – you can find pictures of the launch and the fashion show here.

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MIROIR MIROIR /// MUDAC ///

31.05.17 – 01.10.17

Mudac, Lausanne, CH.

 

I’m happy to announce that the Museum of Contemporary Design and Applied Arts has selected my Liquid Mirror to be part of the exhibition Miroir Miroir.

 

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NEW STUDIO /// YOU ARE HERE /// DIT

From January 2017

Kleine Berg, Eindhoven, NL.

 

New studio space at the former shop You Are Here, with new colleagues, DIT (Do-It-Together) and new projects to come. Looking forward to it! Updates coming soon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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DUTCH DESIGN WEEK /// DUTCH INVERTUALS COLLECTED ///

21.10. – 29.10.2016

Veemsgebouw, Eindhoven, NL.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Liquid Mirror is now on show at the collection of several years of Dutch Invertuals presented!

Photography by Ronald Smits

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INDIA /// MELAWEAR ///

October 2016

 

With the team of Melawear I visited different Fairtrade production sites of the company this month – to discuss prototypes and new projects.

First time to India!

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LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL /// BOXPARK /// FORM&SEEK

Boxpark Shoreditch, London, UK.

20.09. – 25.09.2016

 

My projects Precious Skin 2.0 and Cut-Off are on Show & Sales at Form&Seek’s POP-up shop at BOXPARK.
Open from today until Sunday – Come visit us!

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NUDE vs. NAKED /// MODEFABRIEK ///

June 2016

A Shoppable Exhibition. Modefabriek, Amsterdam, NL.

 

My projects Precious Skin 2.0 and Softcore are going to be part of a shoppable exhibition organised by Floor Knaapen and Grietje Schepers at the Modefabriek.

 

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DESIGNER IN RESIDENCE /// WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL TAIPEI 2016 /// TAIWAN

June – September 2016

 

Yay! The next three months I will be living in Taipei, researching on textile waste for the World Design Capital Taipei 2016 exhibition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

That’s my home for the time being @ Taipei Artist Village.

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SALONE DEL MOBILE MILAN /// VENTURA LAMBRATE /// FORM&SEEK

12-17 April 2016

Ventura Lambrate, Via Ventura 2, Milano

 

During this year’s Salone del Mobile I will launch ‘SOFTIE WANTED’ – a collection of tactile carpets – in collaboration with Mandy Roos.

To be shown within Form&Seek‘s exhibition at Ventura Lambrate.

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THE FUTURE OF FASHION IS NOW goes to Shanghai

October 2015

After the successful exhibition in October 2014 the Boymans van Beuningen lets its exhibition THE FUTURE OF FASHION IS NOW travel to Shanghai, PRC.

Including my Precious Skin project.

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DUTCH DESIGN WEEK 2015 x BLANCCOLLECTIVE – CONCEPTS OF BEAUTY

17-25 October 2015 /// daily 10.00 -20.00

Kelderman en van Noort /// Nachtegaallaan 13a, Eindhoven, NL.

 

New project coming up to be on show during this year’s Dutch Design Week.

10 designers, 10 visions on ‘Concepts of Beauty’. The debut of BLANCCollective.

 

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SALONE DEL MOBILE MILAN 2015 x DUTCH INVERTUALS – BODY LANGUAGE

14-19 April 2015 /// daily 10.30 – 20.00

Spazio O’ – Via Pastrengo 12, Milano, IT.

 

During this year’s Salone del Mobile I will be premiering ‘Liquid Mirror’ within the Dutch Invertuals‘ exhibition ‘Body Language‘.

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Illustration for Dutch Invertuals by Aya Kawabata

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THE FUTURE OF FASHION IS NOW

My project Precious Skin is part of the THE FUTURE OF FASHION IS NOW exhibition @ Boymans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterman, NL!

Still on show until the 18th of January 2015.

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VOLVO DESIGN CHALLENGE 2014 

Now – October 2014

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 I am happy to announce to participate in the Volvo Design Challange!

 ”The ten best entries, selected by the jury, are now known! They each receive a production budget and will further develop their  design under professional guidance. The final results will be exhibited during the Dutch Design Week 2014.”

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WDSTCK x SPRMRKT x ELLE FESTIVAL 2014

21. June – 21. July 2014

Amsterdam, NL.

 

The Precious Skin Collection in collaboration with the WDSTCK collective is now available at SPRMRKT ! We will kick off the Elle festival and celebrate the launch of the new WDSTCK Paper. Come and join us!

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COLLECTIVE 2 DESIGN FAIR 2014

08. – 11. May 2014

New York City, USA

 

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THE OTHER DINNER

14. December 2013

Waag Society, Amsterdam, NL.

 

The Other Dinner is an experimental and interactive dinner that investigates the meat culture of the past, the present and the future. I will be talking about my project Precious Skin and how I see our use of animal products today in food and fashion.

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DUTCH DESIGN WEEK 2013

19. – 27. October 2013

Eindhoven, NL

 

The Dutch Design week is coming ! I will be exhibiting my graduation project Precious Skin at the Design Academy Eindhoven and a new collection of Skin Jewelry at the NRE terrain, Eindhoven. See you soon !

 

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MELKWEGPRIJS 2013 – KEEP AN EYE GRANT – NOMINATION

 

I’m happy to be in the race for the Keep an Eye Grant !

4 of these 8 Design Academy Eindhoven graduates will win a Keep an Eye Grant. The names of the winners will be made public during the Dutch Design Week kick off.

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YOUNG TALENTS EXHIBITION

JULY 5TH ::  4pm

Mini MAll Rotterdam, NL.

 

OPENING of the Young Talents exhibition in the Mini Mall Rotterdam.

The exhibition will last until JULY 14TH

OPENING HOURS daily: 10am – 5pm

 

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ArtEZ MODESHOW 2013

6. + 7. June 2013

ArtEZ, Arnhem, NL

 

A new collection of leather bags is going to be shown at the ArtEZ Fashion Show of the graduates 2013. The collection is accompanying fashion designer Mirjam Colombo’s MA graduation collection.   For tickets and further information on the show: click here.

 

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DESIGN ACADEMY EINDHOVEN: LINKING PROCESS

9. – 14. April 2013

Salone del Mobile, Milan, IT

 

My graduation projects PRECIOUS SKIN  and UNDER THE SURFACE are going to Milan !

Location :: LAP, Via Cletto Arrighi 19, Milan.

 

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GRADUATION DECEMBER 2012

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TOEPASSINGEN PERKAMENT

3.-11. March 2012

Schaapskooi Schijndel, NL.

 

As a result of the project “Toepassingen perkament” (Applications of parchment) my project Skin Jewelry will be exhibited  in the “Schaapskooi Schijndel”.

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