Freelance Set & Costume Designer – Roxanne Wilm Since our first day of the minor Global Trendwatching, we’ve been trying to find inspiring people working in the creative industry in Amsterdam. Last up in our series is Roxanne Wilm. She’s very passionate about her creative work. As a freelance photographer and set & costume designer […]Read more "Roxanne Wilm – The Creative Industry #4"
A true entrepreneur – Maurice Roethof Since our first day of the minor Global Trendwatching, we’ve been trying to find inspiring people working in the creative industry in Amsterdam. We stumbled upon Maurice, who’s more than busy. He studies Japanese, works at Apple and has two businesses. The Fest Club: an event organizing company, and […]Read more "Maurice Roethof – The Creative Industry #3"
A collection of the thoughts from the people we’ve interviewed, where Amsterdam as a city was the main focus.Read more "Amsterdam – a city that exudes creativity"
Slovenian-born Miha Turšič, project developer at The Waag Society, studies life in space. Not how to breathe or eat there, but what life in all aspects is going to be. Whether art will be a thing in a future of living in space, and what humans can learn from nature and the far beyond. Despite the […]Read more "Miha Tursic and space research"
Lotte is an intern at a fashion store, called OU. She is going to explain what they do with trends and how they focus on staying new and refreshing. By Maaike Hoogendoorn and Roos GroenenRead more "Lotte Grol – The Creative Industry #2"
Edith is an illustrator, she is going to explain how being a illustrator changed during the years. She’s been doing it for 20 years now so she can tell us a lot about it. By Maaike Hoogendoorn and Roos GroenenRead more "Edith Buenen – The Creative Industry #1"
The Knowledge Mile is my way of helping this environment – Maarten Since the first day of our minor Global Trendwatching we tried to find inspiring persons for our podcasts and this is when we found Maarten. He is one of the creators of The Knowledge Mile and he will tell everything about what this […]Read more "Maarten Terpstra – The Creative Industry #1"
As global trendwatching students, we were given the task to talk to people about their use of household appliances. In this fragment you will listen to a conversation with a couple with kids, students, a couple without kids and a retired couple.Read more "Bosch Household Appliances Interview"
A podcast with John James about creativity and trends Growing up in the Caribbean and the United States, John James is now the entertainer in one of Vienna’s biggest hip hop clubs, VIE i PEE. He spreads good vibes and he loves to make people happy. “It doesn’t matter how long it takes […] but […] if you […]Read more "You might be the next billionaire"
Entering this children’s bookstore located in the Pijp, is like walking into a real book for kids. The colorful place makes stories comes alive by the work of Karlijn Cohen.Read more "Casperle -children’s bookstore"
STA! brings people together through a shared passion; theatre. The chairwoman Maaike tells about how the student organisation create histories based on the members diverse creativity.Read more "STA!"
Simone is a volunteer on The Cat Boat on one canal in middle of Amsterdam. She tells about the history of this unique cat shelter and how their concept contributes to the society.Read more "The Cat Boat"
Beneath a ceiling covered in colorful coats of arms from the medieval buildings, De Waag, earlier inhabitants sits Jurre Ongering. He is a programme director at the Creative Care Lab at De Waag, where new ways of approaching and seeing ones own health is the key focus. Just like the surgeons doing public surgeries and […]Read more "Jurre Ongering on innovating traditional healthcare"
Jeffrey Dral is a Fashion and Branding student at AMFI and is currently doing an internship at the Marcel Wander studio. In this podcast you will hear what Jeffrey does on a daily basis and what he likes about his study and work. He will also tell you something about his vision on creativity and […]Read more "Jeffrey Dral – AMFI-student and spacial design intern"
With a background in the financial sector, Annette Reijersen van Buuren hadn’t previously thought of a career in the publishing industry. But after a short hiatus, she ended up as the marketing manager at CPNB, that markets books for the Dutch publishing industry. Here her main task is organizing creatives, and ensuring the employees work […]Read more "Identify end goals before starting a project, marketing manager urges"
Tuesday 13th of March we have had this tremendous evening at De Waag (Amsterdam) where all students tried to program their own Formula 1 car on batteries. After two hours of programming and hacking we were finally ready to start the battle: which team had build the fastest car? Some feverish parts of the building, […]Read more "Brilliant evening on self programming cars"