Samples New Material Award 2016
Our member Francine Mendelaar is the director of Fonds Kwadraat. One of their projects is The New Material Award, a collaboration with the DOEN Foundation, and Het Nieuwe Instituut. This award introduces the designs of the future. It challenges artists and designers to use new materials and innovative techniques. The resulting designs will contribute to a better and more sustainable society.
A jury will announce the two winners at the opening of the exhibition and Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven, on October 22nd, 2016. Curious to see the material trends of 2016? Spring House is showcasing a sneak peak of these new materials. In our living room on the first floor you can find samples of materials that are participating in this years New Material Award.