Dutch Design Week

This is what the Embassies will present at Dutch Design Week

It is almost time again, Dutch Design Week (DDW)! This year, the nine-day design festival takes place from 16 to 24 October, spread over more than 100 locations in Eindhoven! As of today, the DDW programme with all exhibitions and events is online at ddw.nl. What can you expect from World Design Embassies? Read it below!

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Labyrint

The Labyrint: the art of changing direction

“The path to the future is not a straight line, but an ongoing search and change of course.”

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Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

Seeing plastic as an opportunity at the Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

Plastic, it’s an environmental problem. At the same time, it is indispensable. We use it for medical products, in cars and the latex paint on our walls. Plastic cannot simply be ignored.

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Inclusive Society

Look in the (hairdressing) mirror at the Embassy of Inclusive Society

You don’t easily associate a visit to your hairdresser with Dutch Design Week (DDW). Nevertheless, the hair salon occupies a prominent place at this DDW. Every day a different Eindhoven hairdresser cuts the hair of visitors in the new Embassy of Inclusive Society.

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Embassy of Health

Better healthcare: ‘Everyone can make a difference’

How do we ensure a healthy society, now and in the future? That’s a huge question for which no one has an adequate answer. The Embassy of Health is investigating the possibilities.

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World Design Embassies is a programme organised by Dutch Design Foundation and partners about societal challenges and the role that design plays in developing new perspectives and offering tangible, workable solutions.

Choose your embassy

Choose your embassy
  • Embassy of Inclusive Society

    A plea for a more inclusive design field
  • Embassy of Safety

    Surprising safety – new behaviour for a safer society
  • Embassy of Health

    Chronic Health – vital changes for a caring society
  • Embassy of Mobility

    Healthy and liveable cities
  • Embassy of Circular & Biobased Building

    A biobased house as a starting point for a different value system
  • Embassy of Water

    Water cohabitation: how we live together with water
  • Embassy of Food

    The supermarket of the future
  • Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

    A new approach for plastics
Inclusive Society

Embassy of Inclusive Society

A plea for a more inclusive design field

Embassy of Safety

Surprising safety – new behaviour for a safer society
Embassy of Health

Embassy of Health

Chronic Health – vital changes for a caring society
Embassy of Mobility

Embassy of Mobility

Healthy and liveable cities
The Exploded View: Beyond Building by the Embassy of Circular & Biobased Building

Embassy of Circular & Biobased Building

A biobased house as a starting point for a different value system
Embassy of Water

Embassy of Water

Water cohabitation: how we live together with water
Image by Bernard Hermant

Embassy of Food

The supermarket of the future
Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

A new approach for plastics

Programme

Updates

Embassy of Health
Redactioneel

Better healthcare: ‘Everyone can make a difference’

Embassy of Rethinking Plastic
Redactioneel

Seeing plastic as an opportunity at the Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

Labyrint
News

The Labyrint: the art of changing direction

Screen Mutations
Redactioneel

Screen Mutations: tableware designed for interaction through a screen

Redactioneel

Look in the (hairdressing) mirror at the Embassy of Inclusive Society

Image by Bernard Hermant
Editorial, Redactioneel

What will your future supermarket look like? The Embassy of Food makes you think.

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