3D Print Tech company Aectual invited (d)us to create an architectural setting and bespoke flooring patterns that explore Aectual’s boundless freedom in flooring design – come experience it April 17 – 22 at Milan Design Week!
See & experience our 5 unique 3D printed designs in the new 4000 m2 big LOFT Flagship store in Ginza. A unique exploration in 3D printing, novel materials, and traditional crafts. Thanks Jo & team!
Today we had our first meeting with Jo Nagasaka from Amsterdam to share ideas about design & 3D print bespoke interior objects for the new Loft Flagshipstore in Ginza Tokyo. Very excited to work with this amazing guy and his team.
Today the XL 3D printers moved to their new place. We’re building a bigger technology facility together with Aectual to make the digital production of building products better and faster.
Neelie Kroes, Special Envoy of StartUpDelta, introduced DUS and AECTUAL at the VNG Annual Conference. Hedwig Heinsman shared her views with Kroes, Chris Kijne and Django Lor on the challenges of start-ups in the Netherlands
By combining new and old techniques DUS and Actual created a unique temporary facade marking the entrance of the EU complex in Amsterdam.
By transforming a roof of a metro station in Amsterdam into the first collective solar station, Amsterdam Energie offers every citizen without an own roof the opportunity to invest in solar energy.
Hedwig Heinsman speaks on the future of digital construction and the effects and opportunities for financing real estate.
DUS architects’ 3D Print Canal House and Potato Table Ware can now be seen in ‘Hands Off – New Dutch Design at the Confluence of Technology’ at the Museum of Craft and Design.
DUS is the lead interior designer of the re-design of the 70.000 m2 Non-Schengen Piers and Gates at Schiphol Amsterdam Airport. The airport as a platform, adding new commercial areas and passenger services.
The interactive installation 3RD, which we made in collaboration with Monobanda, was awarded during the international price ceremony in Tokyo.
The Dutch Royals opened Dutch Design Week exhibition in Seoul. Showing a selection of the finalists of the Dutch Design Week, including the 3D Print Canal House.
Together with Drift, Digiluce and Rombout Frieling, we won the pitch to create one of the largest permanent interactive light installations in the World, for Switzerland’s most important landmark, the Kapellbrücke.
Proud to be nominated for the prestigious Dutch Design Awards in the category Habitat.
California College of the Arts presents: Seeing Orange. Hosting some of the most exciting Dutch designers and thought leaders in the fields of architecture, sustainable design, and graphic design.
During his visit to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The 3D Print Canal House was presented to United States’ President Barack Obama by the Mayor of Amsterdam Eberhard van der Laan and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
Today Hedwig will give a lecture in Munich at the 3M futureLAB by UCLA and HUD alongside Enrico Dini, Luca Forcucci and Steve Rommel.
DUS developed together with partners a new, 3D-printable ‘porcelain’ made from potato starch. The edible leftovers of the potato that remain after the production of fries are used to 3D print a unique set of unique tableware pieces.
Hans gave a lecture to more than 40 engineers from e.g. Toyota and other big Japanese businesses about 3D printing architecture in our new Open Coop Classroom!
a snapshot that shows how young designers and architects are trying to change the world’
Think of the race to build the first 3D-printed house as less like companies competing over a street cars, and instead think of it more like Formula 1 — bits of it will end up in your family saloon car years down the line, in ways you might not expect.
Hedwig Heinsman wrote an essay on the Future of Architecture to commemorate the 80th birthday of the great Herman Hertzberger
Today Hedwig and Hans were guests at DWDD, the biggest daily talkshow in NL, explaning the 3D printed canal house.
DESIGN BY DOING
6 page article in Icon Magazine –
Now on board of all KLM airplanes.. DUS and the KamerMaker in the Holland Herald inflight magazine:
We received a super nice gift today from the great Naoki Terada from Tokyo. Hans and Inara are part of a new model set 1:100 Tsukiji Fish Market!
In the exhibition at the Centro per l’arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci in Prato, the reality of space is questioned, investigated, reproduced, represented and criticized by artists and architects that have long searched to redefine themselves and their role in society.
DUS has been shortlisted for the Dutch Architectural Practice of the Year Award by Architectenwerk.
Together with some of the best creators of Amsterdam, we were chosen as one of the five teams to do a bid to bring life to the Shell Tower.