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  • Dries Verbruggen

    Antwerp, Belgium

Multidiscipline designer. From interior, design and arts to architecture and film. Works together with different designers, first under United Statements and now together with Claire Warnier under UNFOLD.be

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Multidiscipline designer: interior, design, art-projects and architecture, film and interactive media. resume: who. Dries Verbruggen, born november 15, 1979, Brasschaat (be) contact. Kleinebeerstraat 40 2018 Antwerp Belgium + 32 (0)3 294 31 34 dries@unfold.be www.unfold.be education. 2004 - now GAPTK Hove, departement: ceramics, head: Marieke Pauwels (be) 1997 - 2002 Design Academy Eindhoven, departments: communication '98-'99, head: Anthon Beeke & living '99-'02, head: Gijs Bakker (nl) 1993 - 1997 KSO, Sint lucas Antwerp, department: architectural design (be) internship. 2001 Müsterfirma/Bernd Fraunkholz, graphic design & media-artist, Berlin (de) 2001 IJsfontein Interactive Media, Amsterdam (nl) work history. 2006 - now Lector Design at Fontys Eindhoven 2003 - now Unfold, design platform (co-founder) 2003 - now SUB-, video platform 1999 - 2003 United Statements, design platform (co-founder) 2001 Müsterfirma/Bernd Fraunkholz, graphic design & media artist, Berlin (de) 2001 IJsfontein Interactive Media, amsterdam (nl) awards and selections. 2006 Selected, GP06 (nl) 2006 Nomination, furnitureprize city of Mechelen (be) 2005 First prize, Wooninc. design contest (nl) 2004 Nomination, DSM designcontest (nl) 2003 Nomination, Designcool, the designboom nomination for singular work of art, design, fashion (it) 2001 Second prize, wraak van Brabant V.J. contest (nl) 2000 Nomination, furnitureprize city of Mechelen (be) 1998 First prize, International Heineken design contest "Who can?" (nl) exhibitions. 2006 CC De Kern, Antwerp (be) 2005 Poly Poly, Mechelen Stad in Vrouwenhanden, Mechelen (b) 2004 Creneau International Gallery, Brussels (be) DSM design contest, Heerlen (nl) Kunstkavel 1.0, Vathorst (nl) Brussel Fashion Fair (b) 2003 Van Lanschot Bankiers, Eindhoven (nl) True Nature Design, Addictilab, Vitra Point, Antwerp (be) Confituur, Antwerp (be) Your Choice, Droog Design, Salone del mobile, Milaan (it), Kunsthal Rotterdam (nl), Kulturhuset Museum Stockholm (se), Czech Designblok Prague (cz) Coroflot Members Show, Gallery 91, New York (us) 2002 Vitrines '02, interieur Kortrijk (be): united statements projects Graduation 2002, Eindhoven (nl): graduation projects 2001 Yksi, Eindhoven (nl): bricolage, chair Yksi, Eindhoven (nl): delight, lamps Virusfestival, Eindhoven (nl): interactive video-installation 2000 Garage, ruimte voor actuele kunst, Mechelen (be) projects. 2006 Summer Bar for "Noctour by Contour" video art exhibition, Mechelen (be) 2006 Museumshop for the Middelheim Open-Air Statuary Museum, Antwerp, (be) 2006 Design Gardenhouse / Dr. Warnier, Maastricht (nl) 2006 Website www.teunverbruggen.com, flash-based / Teun Verbruggen, Brussels (be) 2006 Give away jewellery for the audience of the play Donkisjot, Limited Edition 'Unfolding Don Quichot" / CC De Kern, Wilrijk (be) 2006 Scenography, graphic design and audiovisuals for literary tour De internationale with Tom Naegels and Annelies Verbeke / Max temmerman, Heide (be) 2006 GP06: Architecture/design group research project on the theme "city, play, space" / Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam (nl) 2005 Kruiskop, porcelain espresso-cup 2005 Veins: pattern-design and technical assistance jewellery project / Hilde van der Heijden, Brecht (be) and Hilton Judin, Johannesburg (sa) 2005 Permanent interactive installation in headoffice of Ilse Media (not implemented) / WATdesign, Eindhoven (nl) 2005 Website Meg Stuart's dance-company www.damagedgoods.be, flash-based (in corporation with Stefan Vandermeulen) / Damaged Goods, Brussels (be) 2005 Furniture and lighting Blixembosch passenger bridge, (in corporation with Lucas Maassen) / Wooninc. Eindhoven (nl) 2005 Cover design "Böhm-like trees for rewriting" / Jeroen Ketema, Utrecht (nl) 2004 Website and installation in exhibition. www.naiontwerpbox.nl, flash-based (in corporation with Lucas Maassen) / NAi education department, Rotterdam (nl) 2004 NAi edubakken: 4 educational "boxes" explaining various architectural concepts (in corporation with Lucas Maassen) / NAi education department, Rotterdam (nl) 2004 Boom: technical implementation of interactive lightinstallation, / Simon Heijdens, London (uk) 2004 Kunstkavel 1.0: art-project Vinex-location Vathorst / Variomundo, Vathorst (nl) 2004 Short film DVD "De Napalmsessies" by poet Nick J. Swarth / Simon Heijdens, London (uk) 2004 Interior design for a new family practice for 6 employees, starting from an empty 170 m2 casco / Dr.Warnier, Dr.Wolfs family practice, Maastricht (nl) 2004 Design relation gift DSM 2004 (not implemented) / DSM, Heerlen (nl) 2004 Video films used by Barbara Visser in her work "Joy of Shopping" / Barbara Visser, Amsterdam (nl) 2003 Short movie for La polyclinique de la culture's Vaiku festival (vaiku = video haiku) / La polyclinique de la culture, Brussels (be) 2003 Website www.concrete.archined.nl, flash-based / Concrete Architectural Associates (nl) 2003 Concept study for scalable pasta bars for Bertolli to be used in marketing research / Unilever Bertolli, Rotterdam (nl) 2003 Research and concept development for Lipton hot tea / Unilever Lipton, Rotterdam (nl) 2003 Website www.barbaravisser.net, flash based text-only website for artist Barbara Visser / Barbara Visser, Amsterdam (nl) 2003 Website and graphic identity (website not implemented) / KENKO chair massage, Eindhoven (nl) 2003 Design and concept "Your choice" Milan designfair / Droog Design, Amsterdam (nl) 2003 Lounge Chair Paper (LCP) / Unfold project, Antwerp (be) 2002 Concepts and ideas for the festival A Campingflight to Lowlands Paradise / Droog Design, MOJO concerts, Amsterdam (nl) 2002 Interactive videoprojection, lightdesign and scenography Novembermusic, LABtop / Muzieklab Brabant, Den Bosh (nl) 2001 Website www.unitedstatements.nl / United Statements project, Eindhoven (nl) 2001 Pressure sensitive PONG floor / United Statements project, Eindhoven (nl) 2001 Unfolding a 3D bodyscan to a flat pattern / Unfold project, Antwerpen (be) 2000 Shoot Delight!: First prototype for a lamp which you can shoot on/off 1999 Chair made of flexibel and solid, pressed woodchips 1997 Heineken Who can?: Concept for a new beer packaging / Heineken, Amsterdam (nl) videoprojections. Live interactive video projections for concerts, clubs, theater, permanent installations, etc in Belgium (Othin Spake gigs, Beurscafe, Vooruit, Cafe d'Anvers, Petrol, Jazz Middelheim,...), Netherlands (Theaterfestival Boulevard, Opera Zuid, Effenaar, W2, 013), Germany (WMF, Pumpenhaus,...) clients and cooperations. Hilde van der Heijden, Antwerp (be) La polyclinique de la culture, Brussels (be) United Statements: Sannah Belzer, Rotterdam (nl)/Thomas Lommée, Brussels (be)/Lucas Maassen, Eindhoven (nl)/Simon Heijdens, Rotterdam (nl)/Claire Warnier (be) Add!ct creative lab, Brussels (be) Confituur Ontwerpers, Antwerp (be) Tno Human Factors, Soesterberg (nl) Bernd Fraunkohlz, videoart, Berlin (de) Müsterfirma, graphic design, Berlin (de) IJsfontein, TV productions, Amsterdam (nl) Etropolis, media, Eindhoven (nl) Barbara Visser, artist, Brussels (be) Jan Hoekstra, designer, Rotterdam (nl) Warnier, Maastricht (nl) Dr.Warnier/Dr.Wolfs family doctors, Maastricht (nl) NAi, Netherlands Architecture institute, Rotterdam (nl) Vario Mundo, Vathorst (nl) DSM, Heerlen (nl) Unilever Lipton, Rotterdam (nl) Unilever Bertolli Italia, Milano (it) Barbara Visser, artist, Brussels (be) Concrete Architectural Associates, Amsterdam (nl) Opera Zuid, Maastricht (nl) Droog Design, Amsterdam (nl) Anno '02, Kortrijk (be) Mojo concerts, Delft (nl) Muzieklab Brabant, Tilburg (nl) Golden Sun, Chenzhen (china) Unilever, Unox, Oss (nl) publications. 2006 Actief Wonen (be) 2005 Design and business in the ‘WeTM Generation’ Lecture bij Jan van Mol for European Design Forum (be) Wooninc. Bewonersblad (nl) Absolute Architecture (be) 2004 Vanidad 101 (es) ELLE WONEN (nl) FL:AD, flanders addicts (be) 2003 De Standaard Magazine (be) Brabant Televisie (nl) www.designboom.com (CONTEMPORARY), (it) 2002 FRAME nr 26, (nl) graduation catalogue, (nl) 2001 ELLE, (nl) FRAME nr 24, (nl) Eindhovens Dagblad, (nl) 2000 Catalogus, prijs van de stad mechelen voor vormgeving, (be) 1998 Adformatie,


The Design Academy (Eindhoven)