All posts tagged ‘seaweed

Masterclass: Do It Together Bio #16 at WAAG Society

Events April 11, 2017

On Saturday 27 May 2017, myself and Roland van Dierenconk will give a masterclass ‘Extracting Pigments From Algae’ at WAAG Society. In this masterclass we will show participants what kind of pigments are secluded in algae and how they can be isolated. When the pigments are extracted, we will show them some applicabilities, like how to use them […]

Dutch Design Week 2015

Art, Design, Exhibition October 30, 2015

During Dutch Design Week 2015 I presented a new research into the applicability of algae and seaweed in textiles, on which I collaborated with textile designer Nienke Hoogvliet. Together we were granted funding by the Dutch Creative Industries Fund for this project. I harvested over twenty different species of seaweed and with this harvest a wide color palette came to life, […]