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Vlinder Sofa is an haute couture sofa that combines the human touch of crafts with the possibilities of digital technology. Vlinder combines the archetypal form of a contemporary sofa with a fabric that was exclusively designed and developed to fit this sofa’s shape.
In 2017 designer Hella Jongerius will receive the 37th Sikkens Prize. Hella Jongerius’ work puts colour center stage. Never one to follow commercial trends, she has developed a use of colour that is uniquely her own. Jongerius has been researching colour pigments and the connection between colour, fabric and light for years.
With a temporary archive installation, Het Nieuwe Instituut speculates on the possible contents of an archive for design and digital culture from the Netherlands. Who will save what – and how, and why – for future generations? Together with its visitors, Speculative Design Archive uncovers the value of both acknowledged masterpieces and forgotten treasures.
In this interview Hella Jongerius explains the value of an archive for Dutch design for cultural innovation.
In this short film by Roel van Tour, Hella Jongerius gives insights into the design process for her work as art director and designer at Danskina. The short documentary accompanies her on her trip to Nepal and India in Spring 2017 where she visits manufacturers and discusses the most recent rug additions to Danskina’s portfolio.
In Disegno magazine – issue *17, Matthew Ward talks to Louise Schouwenberg, Hella Jongerius and Angelika Nollert about Beyond the New. The exhibition is on show at Die Neue Sammlung, the Design Museum at Pinakothek der Moderne Munich through 16 September, 2018.
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