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Dutch industrial designers ‘have to be very good or go abroad’

Alex Hanhues is an Industrial Designer at CQ International in The Hague, a product development firm offering ‘Dutch design with Chinese efficiency’. Alex discusses the division of labor between China and the Netherlands.

iFabrica reintroduces the workshop to the Netherlands

iFabrica is one of the first makerspaces in Amsterdam. ‘The whole idea behind the maker scene is that you take control,’ says founder Maarten Twigt. ‘You need to do it yourself.’

Maker Matters panel series starts this week

Last month the multimedia exhibit Making It In NYC opened at BLDG 92 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. A series of panel discussions, also curated by Daniella Romano, kicks off Thursday with ‘From Personal Production to Outside Manufacturing‘.