Lonneke Gordijn en Ralph Nauta

Lonneke Gordijn

Born: 17-03-1980, Alkmaar (NL)
Nationality: Dutch
Education: 1999 – 2005 Design Academy Eindhoven, Man and Wellbeing, Cum Laude

Ralph Nauta

Born: 30-08-1978, Swindon (UK)
Nationality: British / Dutch
Education: 1999 – 2005 Design Academy Eindhoven, Man and Leisure
 

Awards

2015  Dutch Design Awards | Nominated with Shylight

2014  Beste piece of Arte Laguna – Arsenale, Venice (IT) | Flylight
2014  Artist in Residence ‘ART STAYS’ – part of the Premio Arte Laguna Art Prize | Flylight

2012  Finest light sculpture - Interieur, Kortrijk | Fragile Future 3

2011  1st Prize ‘ZomerExpo’ – Gemeentemuseum (NL) | Fragile Future 3.5

2010  The Moet Hennessy – Pavilion of Art and Design London Prize 2010 in October | Fragile Future concrete chandelier

2009  ‘Lener van het jaar’, Materiaalfonds, Milan (IT) | Ghost Collection

2008  International Design Prize ‘Lights of the future’, German Design Council | Fragile Future

2006  Art prize 2006, 1st Prize, Stichting ArtiParti | Fragile Future
2006  Young Talent Award, Stichting MS Research | Fragile Future

 

Collections and institutions

Victoria and Albert museum London (UK) | Fragile Future Concrete Chandelier
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (NL) | Shylight
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (NL) | Fragile Future Chandelier
Louis Vuitton collection (CN, JP, HK) | Fragile Future
San Francisco MOMA (US) | Ghost chair and numerous private collections

 

PROJECTS

2016 The Portal, Lichtparcours Braunschweig (DE)
 

lectures, etc

2016  Lecture Light Qualities as Vocabulary, EILD, Ouro Preto, Brasil
2016  Lecture at That’s the way #10, Internationalisering van de creatieve industrie, Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam (NL)

2015  Lecture at Cultuur in Beeld 2015, Ruimte voor cultuur, Den Haag (NL)
2015  Lecture at Nationaal Natuurlijk Kapitaal, Maarssen (NL)
2015  Lecture at Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam (NL) 
2015  Artists in residence, De Torenkamer | The Obsidian Project (NL)
2015  Lecture at Dutch Design Awards, Eindhoven (NL)
2015  Lecture at DPA Series, Amsterdam (NL)
2015  Lecture at Future Series, Salone del Mobile, Milan (IT)

2014  Lecture at Belgrade Design Week, Belgrade (SR)
2014  Skype lecture at Harvard University, Chad Oppenheim (USA)
2014  Lecture at Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam (NL)
2014  Lecture at LAP organised by the Design Academy Eindhoven during Milan Design week, Milan (IT)

2013  Creation of Nola for Buhtiq31, Haarlem (NL)
2013  Creation of Albedo lights for FontanaArte (IT)

2012  Teaching at HAUTE ÉCOLE D'ART ET DE DESIGN, Genève (CH)
2012  Creation of Blass 500 for Ceccotti Collezioni (IT)
2012  Lecture at the Willem de Kooning art academy, Rotterdam (NL)

2011  Hosting the Summer workshop ‘ Apocalypse in Paradise’, Domaine de Boisbuchet, Lessac (FR)

2010  Lecture at TEDxAmsterdam – ‘Science and Fiction - Fragile Future: Design for dreamers’ (NL)

2008  Teaching product design at Academy of Arts, Maastricht (NL)
2008  Design Unlimited, rapid prototyping project together with TNO, Delft (NL)

2005  Studio Tord Boontje, Christmas collection design for Target, Bourg Argental, London (UK)

 

book publications

2016   Lichtparcours Braunschweig 2016, The Portal, (ISBN 978-3-00-053403-4)
2016   Art Architecture, Peter Marino | Fragile Future commissions Louis Vuitton

2015  Boekman 105, Boekmanstichting, (ISBN 9789066501379)
2015  Thing Nothing catalogue, Design Academy Eindhoven
2015  Silk/Zijde, Zijdar Book (ISBN: 978-90-78376-21-7)
2015  ‘Bright 2 -  Architectural Illumination and Light Installations’, Frame Publishers, (ISBN: 978-94-91727-41-2)  

2014  ‘21st Century Lighting Design’, Bloomsbury Publishing, (ISBN: 9781472503138)
2014  ‘Think Dutch’, DAAB and Frame Publishers, (ISBN: 978-94-91727-24-5)

2013  ‘Ja Natuurlijk: How Art Saves The World’, Nai uitgevers, (ISBN: 978-94-6208-0638) 
2013  ‘Designing Interior Architecture’, Birkhauser, (ISBN: 978-3034606806)

2012  ‘Hands on Dutch Design’, Wbooks (ISBN:978-9-08910-297-3)

2011  ‘LUX Lamps & Lights’, Gestalten (ISBN: 978-3-89955-373-4)
2011  ‘ZomerExpo 2011’, Gemeentemuseum, d’Jonge Hond (ISBN: 978-90891-02638)

2010  ‘Dead or Alive, Museum of arts and design’ (ISBN: 978-1-89038-520-0)
2010  ‘Design’, 28 April 2010, catalogue Philips de Pury

2009  ‘Once Upon a Chair,’ Gestalten (ISBN: 978-3-89955-256-0)
2009  ‘Furnish II,’ Gestalten (ISBN: 978-3-89955-176-1)
2009  ‘Star Pieces’, Thames & Hudson (ISBN: 978-0-500-51482-5) 
2009  ‘Desire’, Gestalten (ISBN: 978-3-89955-218-8)
2009  ‘Limited Edition’, Gestalten (ISBN: 978-3-7643-8895-9)
2009  ‘Create’, Gestalten (ISBN: 978-3-89955-231-7)
2009  ‘Inspirations’, Elizabeth Leriche

 

media

2016    Corriera della Sera Style, december 2016 | General
2016    Audi magazine, #3 2016 | General
2016     Living & Design Magazine, Taiwan, online | Dandelight
2016     Achello, November, online | In 20 Steps/ DDW 2016
2016     Volkskrant, October, online | DDW 2016
2016     Eindhovens Dagblad, October | In 20 Steps
2016    Glass is More, online, October | In 20 Steps
2016    The London Magazine, October | Flylight
2016    Blouin Artinfo, online, October | Flylight
2016    Interior Russa, online, October | Flylight
2016    Architectural Digest (IT), online, October | Flylight
2016    Dallas magazine (USA), offline and online, October | Shylight at Stephan Pyles
2016    Financial Times, How To Spend It, July | Dandelight
2016    Crafts Council magazine (UK), September/October | Dandelight
2016    Homes and Property (UK), online | Flylight
2016    Numéro (FR), online | Flylight
2016    Aesthetica Magazine, online | Flylight
2016    Wallpaper, online | Flylight movie
2016    Materia, online, October | The Obsidian Project
2016     The Evening Standard (UK), October | Flylight
2016    Financial Times, Frieze special, October | Flylight
2016     Het Financieele Dagblad, September | General
2016    Distillery District Magazine (CAN), online, September | General
2016    Dezeen, Dream Out Loud, online, August | The Obsidian Project
2016    Harper’s Bazaar, Dream Out Loud, August, online | The Obsidian Project
2016    Wallpaper*, August, online | Dandelight / Electro Craft
2016     Het Parool, Uitkrant bijlage, Dream Out Loud, August | General/ The Obsidian Project
2016     Damn Magazine (BE), September | General
2016     Braunschweiger Zeitung (DE), July | The Portal
2016     Art Architecture Peter Marino, Commissions Louis Vuitton | Fragile Future
2016     NRC Cultuur Top 100 | General
2016     Harper’s Bazaar, India, March | Fragile Future
2016     How To Spend It, Financial Times, February, UK | Dandelight
2016     Architectur & Wohnen, Germany, February/ March | General
2016     Parool, January | General
2016     Trendland, US, January (online) | General CWG

 

2015  Boekman, De staat van cultuur, Cultuurindex Nederland 2005-2015, NL, December (online) | Shylight
2015  New York Post, US, December (online) | Flylight
2015  Travel + Leisure, US, December | General
2015   Dude Dutch Designers Magazine, Dutch  NL | General
2015  Boekman 105, NL, November | General
2015 Travel+Leisure, US, November | General
2015  Eigen Huis & Interieur, NL, November | General
2015  Thing Nothing catalogue, NL, October | The Obsidian Project Part 2
2015  Dezeen, UK, October (online) | Shylight
2015  Kunstuur, AVROTROS, NL, October | Interview / Shylight (television)
2015  VPRO, Portrait on Studio Drift, October (online) | Portrait Dutch Design Awards
2015  Eigen Huis & Interieur, NL, October | Rated 12 Top 25 Dutch Designers
2015  NRC  Cultuur Top 100, NL, October | Rated 44
2015  Elle Deco, NL, October | General
2015  Architectural Digest Italia, IT | General
2015  Opium op 4, NL, August | Radio interview
2015  Museumtijdschrift, NL, August | General
2015  Libelle Blos, NL, August | General / Interview
2015  Art Digital, August | In 20 Steps
2015  L+D, BR, July
2015  Estate and Manor Magazine, UK, July | Fragile Future
2015  Neolicht, DE, July | Fragile Future
2015  Designlines, DE, July (online) | Shylight
2015  Elle Deco Italia, IT, July | Shylight
2015  TAIDD, TWN, July | Shylight
2015  Turn The Page Magazine, NL, July | Dandelight
2015  Kunststof & Rubber, NL, June | Shylight
2015  DailyTonic, CH, June (online) | In 20 Steps
2015  Dezeen, UK, June (online) | In 20 Steps
2015  Wallpaper Magazine, UK, June (online) | In 20 Steps
2015  Epoca, BR, June (online) | General
2015  Elle Deco Italia, Italy, June (online) | Shylight
2015  Wired, USA, June (online) | In 20 Steps
2015  Flow, NL, June | Dandelight
2015 The Creators Project, USA, June (online) | In 20 Steps
2015  The Spaces, UK, May (online) | In 20 Steps
2015  NRC Lux, The Netherlands, May | General/Interview
2015  Numero China, CH, May | Fragile Future
2015  Brand New World Milano, IT, April | General
2015  The Wall Street Journal, UK, April | General/ Interview
2015  PurePerfection, DE, April (Online) | Shylight
2015  Interior Design, USA, April (online) | Nola
2015  Installicht, NL, April | Shylight | Shylight
2015  Space Furnitare, AU, April (online) | General
2015  Christies, April (online) | Shylight
2015  JournalDuDesign, FR, March (online) | Shylight
2015  The New York Times, USA, March | General/Interview
2015  The New York Times, USA, March | Dandelight
2015  InStyle Russia, RUS, March | Fragile Future
2015  ArchitectuurNL, NL, March | General
2015  MD Magazine, DE, March | Nola
2015  C|Net, USA, March (online) | Dandelight
2015  Better Live Through Design, UK, February (online) | Dandelight
2015  Fiera, IT, February | Nola
2015  The New York Times, USA, January (online) | Dandelight
2015  Archlighting, USA, January (online) | Shylight
2015  Origine, NL, January | Shylight

2014  Financieel Dagblad, The Netherlands, September
2014  Volkskrant magazine, The Netherlands, September
2014  Eigen Huis & Interieur, The Netherlands, July
2014  Taidd, China, June
2014  Eigen Huis & Interieur, The Netherlands, June
2014  Eigen Huis & Interieur, The Netherlands, May
2014  Volkskrant, The Netherlands, May
2014  Financial Times, UK, May
2014  PS magazine (Het Parool), The Netherlands, May
2014  Elle Decoration, The Netherlands, May
2014  Cooperative Design, France, April
2014  Dezeen, UK, April
2014  Architect Magazine, USA, April
2014  Architonic, US, April
2014  Champ Magazine, Japan, January

2013  Casa Vogue, Brazil, December
2013  Collect, The Netherlands, July
2013  Vivant, Cahier d’inspirations, France
2013  Belle Magazine, Australia, July
2013  2+3 D, Poland, June
2013  LYS, Denmark, June
2013  Shotenkenchu, Japan, May
2013  Madame Figaro, France, May
2013  Harpers Bazaar Interiors, Arabia, April
2013  Beaux Arts Magazine, France, April
2013  L'Officiel Art, France, April/May
2013  Ogetti Design Magazine, Italy, April
2013  Arts Magazine, France, March
2013  Architectural Digest, France, March
2013  Financial Times, How to Spend it, March
2013  Modern Magazine, United States of America, March
2013  L’Oeil, France, March
2013  Vivre Paris, France, March
2013  Point de Vue, France, March
2013  Le Monde, France, March
2013  CasaMica, Italy, February
2013  Belle Magazine, Australia, February
2013  Home Style Magazine, China, January
2013  More than Classic, The Netherlands, January
2013  Vogue, The Netherlands, January
2013  Form, Germany, January

2012  Casa da Abitare, Italy, September & October
2012  Antrakt, Russia, October
2012  Elle Décor, India, September
2012  Wallpaper, United Kingdom, August
2012  Palace, Singapore, August
2012  Professional Lighting Design, Germany, July
2012  Core Mag, China, July
2012  Flash Art, Italy, June
2012  Architectural Digest, France, April
2012  NRC Handelsblad, The Netherlands, April
2012  Financial Times, How to Spend it, January + April
2012  Excellent Leven, The Netherlands, March
2012  Luxury Culture.com, United States of America, February
2012  Signon, Israel, January
2012  Volkskrant Magazine, The Netherlands, January
2012  100% Magazine, Russia, January

2011  Elle Décor, Italy, September
2011  Eigen Huis & Interieur, The Netherlands, July
2011  Surface Magazine, Asia, May
2011  Architectural Digest, Spain, May
2011  Art Aurea, Germany, April
2011  De Volkskrant, The Netherlands, April
2011  De Architect, The Netherlands, March
2011  Home and Garden, UK, March

2010  Beaux Arts Magazine, France, December
2010  The New York Times, Home & Decoration Gift Guide Holiday 2010, December
2010  The New Yorker, USA, May
2010  New York Times, Of Compost, Molecules and Insects art is born, Natalie Angier, May
2010  Floor Magazine, Ukraine
2010  Pig Magazine, Italy

2009  How to Spend It, Financial Times, United Kingdom, November
2009  The Art Newspaper, UK

2008  De Architect, The Netherlands
2008  Wallpaper Thailand, August
2008  Trend, Jordan, June
2008  Bright, NL June/July
2008  VonHaus, Argentina, June/July
2008  De Architect, Netherlands, June
2008  Design, Korea, June
2008  Box, Italy, May/June, 
2008 Interior, Denmark, May 2008  Style, Germany, May
2008  Pi, The Netherlands, April/May
2008  Tasarim, Turkey, April
2008  VT Wonen, The Netherlands, April
2008  Procbet, Russia, March
2008  Maru, Korea, March
2008  El Pais, Spain, 25 February
2008  Dag.NL, The Netherlands, 24 January
2008  VT Wonen, The Netherlands, February
2008  Eigen Huis en interieur, The Netherlands, January

2007  Departures, Romania
2007  AT Design, nr 21 Hebrews magazine
2007  Ha’arets, Israel, November
2007  Eigen huis en interieur, nr 12
2007  Lumieres, nr. 5
2007  Elle Wonen, December
2007  Frame Magazine nr. 59
2007  Elsevier thema, interieur September
2007  Bright, August/September nr: 17
2007  Florida Inside out
2007  De Telegraaf, ‘Hollandse zege in Milaan’, Wednesday 2 May
2007  Venti Quattro
2007  Frame Magazine nr. 55, March/April
2007  Impuls, nr. 5, ‘Eindhovense ontwerper scoort in Milaan’
2007  Sweet Home Magazine, Taiwan

2006  Elle, “Beursberichten, Hollands design talent in Milaan”
2006  Limburgs Dagblad, “Apartprize 2006 kent twee winnaars”
2006  Axis, “The best show of Dutch Design Week, Design Academy graduation
2006  Icon magazine, “What you are seeing on these pages –by the Verhoeven twins, Lonneke Gordijn and others....”