Interview – Studio Makkink & Bey and Hana Ostan Ožbolt
Series of five interviews by Circular Department Store
In a series of conversations with designers and other experts, we talk about the value of reuse and their prototypes designed for the Circular Warehouse. With Nienke Hoogvliet, Studio Makkink & Bey, Max Lipsey, Fraser McPhee and Josse Popma. Moderator Jorn Konijn.
# 2: Water and the body
Jurgen Bey and Jaja Puapoomcharoen of Studio Makkink & Bey elaborate on the meaning of glass, water and the human body. Guest speaker Hana Ostan Ožbolt – director of the ULAY Foundation, will talk about the work of artist Ulay, whose work is now on display at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.
New roads to reuse
With an annual collection of 2.8 million kg of goods, Foundation Kringloopbedrijf Het Warenhuis in Leiden is one of the largest in the Netherlands. Designers Jurgen Bey, Nienke Hoogvliet, Max Lipsey and Fraser McPhee are invited to investigate one of the waste streams that are not sold or recycled. Their product will be produced in the social workshops of the recycling company.
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