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[av_team_member name=’Daan Roosegaarde’ job=’‎Founder, Roosegaarde Studios, Amsterdam’ src=’http://douzedegres.com/kaec/cityQuest/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Picture65-300×300.jpg’ attachment=’4252′ description=’Artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde (1979) is internationally known for creating social designs that explore the relation between people, technology and space. His Studio Roosegaarde is the social design lab with his team of designers and engineers based in the Netherlands and Shanghai. Roosegaarde is in the top 5 of Sustainable Trouw 100 as most Dutch influential green leader.
With projects ranging from fashion to architecture his interactive designs such as ‘Dune’, ‘Intimacy’ and ‘Smart Highway’ are tactile high-tech environments in which viewer and space become one. This connection, established between ideology and technology, results in what Roosegaarde calls ‘techno-poetry’.
Roosegaarde is in the GOOD 100 of creative changemakers, and won the Accenture Innovation Award, INDEX Award, World Technology Award, Charlotte Köhler Award, two Dutch Design Awards, and