Bart Hess ‘ ik noem mezelf geen ontwerper meer’ – Stedelijk Museum ’s Hertogenbosch

— by Mary Hessing 21-06-17

‘ik noem mezelf geen ontwerper meer’ fotografie Jan Willem Kaldenbach, tekst Toon Lauwen   Dit weekend opent de eerste overzichtstentoonstelling van Bart Hess in het Stedelijk Museum ’s Hertogenbosch. Eerder bezocht WOTH Bart Hess op zijn atelier in Eindhoven en sprak met hem over zijn werk. Net afgestudeerd aan de afdeling Man & Identity van Read More

Searching for images of Art Center WIELS you never believe what we found…

— by Mary Hessing 19-06-17

Intrigued we looked even further and found these moving images ; ) The Humping Pact Brussels Mission, shows WIELS Contemporary Art Center from a whole new perspective… Hilarious. It turns out te be a work by Cargo collective; artists Diego Agulló and Dmitry Paranyushkin. They make these instalations all over the world but we at Read More

PEOPLE – Interview Sabine Marcelis, ‘Forever in Search of Magical Moments’

— by Mary Hessing 15-06-17

  I Make You Want to Look Twice words by Annemiek Leclaire, portait by Jan Willem Kaldenbach   ‘I’m fascinated by light,’ says Sabine Marcelis. On a summer evening, in her workshop in Rotterdam, the 30-year-old designer shows me the neon and resin lamps with which she made a name for herself. ‘I wanted to Read More

Fireworks at Salone 2017 by marvellous Muller Van Severen

— by Mary Hessing 10-06-17

Marvellous Muller Van Severen surprised us at this Salone with a very special presentation named ‘Fireworks’. On the top floor of the Art Deco building nicknamed The Kremlin they showed their latest work – five folding screens for the Massimo De Carlo gallery – in a kind of round observatory overlooking the whole of Milan. Read More

The new Amsterdam Hotspot NewWerktheater!

— by Mary Hessing 06-06-17

Though agency …,Staat has an impressive record of service by now, it still lacked its own café/restaurant/photo studio/event space. That’s why Jochem Leegstra and Julia Kortekaas founders of …,Staat took the plunge and converted the former Werktheater building into precisely all that and called it NewWerktheater. Their lunches are delicious! And the recently opened terrace Read More

Feel the energy and positive spirit of WOTH No5

— by Mary Hessing 02-06-17

Woth Wonderful Things Magazine No5 is er!

Sofa series by Scholten en Baijings for Herman Miller – Salone 2017

— by Mary Hessing 29-05-17

Scholten & Baijings designed a sofa, armchair and chaise longue for Herman Miller that look as if blankets have been folded over their backs. It sounds simple but it isn’t, not in the slightest. The models are meticulously detailed and both the shape and the colour palette are utterly sophisticated. The colourings of the wooden Read More

Party Pics! The Lauch of WOTH Wonderful Things magazine No5

— by Mary Hessing 25-05-17

We launched WOTH issue No5 at the opening of the WOTH Wonderful Things shop – a department store – that we open only during Festival Designkwartier The Hague. This year we teamed up with agency Tuttobene and designstore Just Haasnoot Wassenaar to make a truly beautiful presentation with lots of work by young Dutch Designer. Read More