Refugee Challenge WDCD

Refugee Challenge WDCD

International design congres What Design Can Do is holding a Refugee Challenge this year. The refugee crisis is asking for new and innovative ideas. An incredible amount of 631 submissions from 69 countries are now eligible for review & nomination. I’m in the selection committee that will take on the massive task of establishing a shortlist that finally will be judged by the international jury on 29 June. Read the article…

Short&Sweet in Milaan: Ekaterina Semenova

Short&Sweet in Milaan: Ekaterina Semenova

Short&Sweet: een interview met product designer Ekaterina Semenova, student aan de Design Academy Eindhoven, over haar project ‘Care for Milk‘. 

Ekaterina Semenova: The idea was to preserve or to value milk, because I live in the Netherlands and it’s a very dairy country and the history of milk is so long, but the appreciation of milk changed so much. People don’t drink it much, it’s so cheap and people now throw it away, so I thought what can I do about it?
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