Local Making Place

  • ‘Mapping out joint possibilities’

    In July, we organised two sessions with our partner Werkplein Ability for the Local Making Place project. This serves to…

    by Bertine Aalderen, van
  • ‘Making innovative work with the techniques of the past’

    In July, we organised two sessions with our partner Werkplein Ability for the Local Making Place project. This serves to…

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  • ‘Exchanging knowledge and experience with regard to clay’

    In the months of June and July we organised a number of work sessions for the Local Make Place project…

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  • Design collection of Groninger straw, clay, algae and bamboo

    Upon entering the library in Leens, immediately to the right of the entrance, you will see a large round table…

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  • Video of maker education at Hogeland College

    In april 2021 we taught at Het Hogeland College in Warffum. The students were introduced to design, local materials, crafts,…

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  • ‘I really like it, I’m getting all kinds of ideas’

    This week we taught at Hogeland College in Warffum. The students were introduced to design, local materials, crafts, new techniques…

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  • A visit to Werkplein Ability

    This morning we visited Werkplein Ability in Uithuizen with designers Wybren Veenstra and Marc Paulusma. This organization is a combination…

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  • ‘Experimentation and providing opportunities for it are important to me’

    Gert Noordhoff works as a project manager for the province of Groningen. In addition, he runs an arable farm with…

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  • Toukomst: Groningen works circularly

    Together with several local partners House of Design has submitted a plan to Toukomst: Groningen works circularly; we’ll make it…

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  • ‘A model that invites you to think and participate.’

    Due to the current crisis surrounding Covid-19, we see that the local and the small scale is receiving more attention.…

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