Offecct's O2asis concept wins Green Good Design Award 2016 and our Smallroom furniture - as one of the first - is part of that... see
Working on all 3D design of routing and signing for 'Sonsbeek'.
Sonsbeek '16 is the 11th version of the most acclaimed exhibition of contemporary art in public space in the Netherlands taking place in Sonsbeek Park Arnhem at irregular years since 1949 and appears this year from 4 June to 18 September, see
During Clerkenwell Design Week London (24-26 May) Ineke is curator of 3 unique UK-NL popup salons in the Goldsmiths' Centre & a UK-NL popup exhibition in MOSA's London Flagship Store.
popup breakfast salons:
24 May: New approaches for work environments
Speakers: Jurgen Bey (PROOFFLab) & Sam Hecht (Industrial Facility), moderator: Gareth Williams, read more
25 May: The domestification of the workspace
Speakers: Jorre van Ast (arco) & Luke Pearson (Pearson Lloyd), moderator: Johanna Agerman Ross, read more
26 May: Furniture is not working, is open source next?
Speakers: Joni Steiner (director Opendesk) & Ineke Hans, moderator: Gareth Williams, read more
RESERVE ALL SEATS at CDW, HERE!
24 -26 May: Future Work Scenes
Featuring NL-PROOFFLab/Magazine & UK-Opendesk's project with Ineke Hans and 4 emerging UK-NL designers exploring future open source production and work environments, read more
CHECK OUT at CDW HERE!
PLOUF, our chair & foot'pouf' for Moome (2014) is available in yellow and other exciting colours.
- 1 March: East London STUDIO | SALON#2: furniture & shifting means of production
- 18 March: BERIT outdoor collection launched at Strand West, Utrecht (NL)
- 23 March: talk at Tomorrow's Designer: What next for Designers in Residence? Design Museum London
- 31 March: East London STUDIO | SALON#3: furniture & economics
Announced today: our London Studio|Salon will cooperate with Clerkenwell Design Week (24-26 May) on two Dutch-British events. CDW will host 3 East London Salons for a larger audience - the XL salons - with acclaimed UK and NL speakers. Next to it a pop-up a exhibition of PROOFFLab (NL) and of a joint UK research project of Opendesk and Ineke. read more
In 2014/15 Ineke was the first Guest Professor at the Product Design course of the School of Arts & Design at the University of Kassel. She adopted the year to explore current issues in design with her students. The catalogue of 2014/15 - conceptualized and designed by Lambl/Homburger from Berlin - is online now, read more
The topics for six studio-salons are clear as are the first dates and speakers, see.
The salons will hop around different East London studio's hosting limited groups of professionals from all over the design scene with an interest to join the furniture discussions. The first salon is fully booked, but if you are interested please mail to be added to the guestlists of one of the others.
Last summer Ineke stepped down from the board and organisation of OPA (Design Platform Arnhem) but till the end of 2015 she took care of OPA blogs with editor Peter Nijenhuis.
For a whole week online platform Dutch Design Daily pays special attention to OPA and OPA's blogs, see... plus of course the 6 following days.
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam published an art-make-do-book: 'Maak het met Kunstenaars' (Make it with Artists) celebrating 10 years of artist workshops. With contributions of Viktor&Rolf, Rineke Dijkstra, Marcel Wanders, Mark Manders, Ineke Hans, Marlene Dumas and others, see
BERIT outdoor furniture from sustainable Accoya wood on stock from now on (also indoor of course)
- A private client asked to design furniture for her small island in the Netherlands. This summer we delivered new sustainable outdoor furniture made of Accoya-wood by boat, see.
- The client agreed to have the furniture produced on a larger scale. The Berit-collection will become available via INEKEHANS COLLECTION soon.
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
London Design Festival
Above: our Smallroom sofa's for Offecct.
Worldwide they have become a very popular system in the last 2 years. For working environments and even at home!
Above: Our Home Office installation 'human touch & the clean desk' for Stylepark during Orgatec
more info on october here
London Design Festival:
- enjoy the summer
Dutch Design Supermodels will make a short stop in Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam from June 6th, before it heads off around the world. Four of Ineke's chairs are part of the classic Dutch Design Models. Next to that you find our black 3d-printed interior in the Dutch Design Dollshouse. See the website and the nice film of the making proces.
We made Wonderwoud.
Icons and pictograms for fun and for guiding are an old time favorite of Ineke. Pictograms and icons are used in Wonderwoud for primary school 'De Windroos' to challenge and guide children through rare libraries, see
Out now: De Architect, Ineke is on the cover and there are 14 pages dedicated to our work related to architecture and design, see
diary week 6:
6 - 11 March, Signapore Design Week:
9 March: work in 'Hand Made' Museum Boymans van Beuningen on till 20 May
We are working.
Working on exciting projects, in amazing places like above.
Interieur Bienale, Kortrijk (20-28 Oct.)
Orgatec, Cologne (23-27 Oct.)
enjoying holidays: change of cheese
(Łęgi, eastern Europe)
7-11 February, Stockholm Furniture Fair, stand A20:20:
for OFFECCT we designed a new contract furniture system, for working, waiting and contemplating. The single elements can stand alone or can be combined in projects, lounges and if you like at home!
Ahrend 380 became the studiochair for the Design Products department of the Royal College of Art.
Ineke will be external examiner to this years RCA Design Products graduates.
New products for INEKEHANS©OLLECTION launched as lounge in Pure Village Club IMM-fair
see some more
16-22 January IMM Cologne:
20-24 January Maison & Object Paris, Now! Design á vivre!:
Here is a picture from Belgium made in July. In the meantime we are working on many nice things. Travelling a lot this month and involved in some events during Dutch Design Week by the end of October.
More Frozen Johannes for Bestuurscentrum Rabobank Nederland. The high version is excellent for projects.
Rabo project nominated for LAI prize and you can vote for Ahrend 380 in DDA.
Any other sept. issues: Neef Louis, My First Design Collection, iH© at Woonbeurs with EH&I, Via Milano and Strand.nl, New Olds in Holon extended, De Bijenkorf starts selling Ahrend 380.
enjoying the summer (hat by Vík Prjónsdóttir)
For the entrance of Netherlands exam institute CITO we designed a huge light object and one of the nicest roof terraces you can imagine. Her Royal Highness Beatrix of the Netherlands opened the new building.
Photo's: Herman van Ommen. see more