The Dutch Consulate in Düsseldorf invited Edenspiekermann – together with other representatives of the Dutch creative industries sector – to meet with His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima in Essen, Germany to exchange ideas and insights on German/Dutch creative cooperation.
We wrote a series on branding far from fashion, luxury and lifestyle: explore the world of DIY! It is not only a sociocultural phenomenon, but a – yes! – exciting field to bring brand strategies to life.
Last thursday we were honoured by D&AD, not only with a Yellow Pencil, but also with a coveted Black Pencil for the real-time boarding information system we developed for NS Dutch Railways and ProRail in close co-operation with design research agency STBY.
Last week I spent a day at the Hannover Messe. I was invited by ClickNL to do a talk at the seminar “Creative Solutions/Neue Kombinationen”. In the line up some big names like designer and artist Daan Roosegaarde and our Secretary of State Sander Dekker.