‘Landscapes of the Future', exploring the social role of design, the importance of “Schoonheid” (a Dutch word meaning both beauty and cleanliness)
Presented by the Dutch Design Center, artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde presents ‘Landscapes of the Future', highlighting his innovative practice which merges people, technology and space to create a better world.
Virtual floods, smart highways and smog sucking towers; Roosegaarde examines and activates solutions to improve daily life in urban environments. In his keynote, Roosegaarde explores the social role of design, the importance of “Schoonheid” (a Dutch word meaning both beauty and cleanliness) along with his vision for the future.
As the ‘hippie with a business plan' to quote the New York Times, Roosegaarde has been selected as a creative changemaker by Forbes and Good 100 and is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum.
About Daan Roosegaarde:
Daan Roosegaarde is a Dutch artist, innovator and founder of Studio Roosegaarde, which develops projects that merge technology and art in urban environments.