Studio Samira Boon

PR & CommunicationAmsterdam, 2017 - present Studio Samira Boon is a textile architecture studio based in Amsterdam and Tokyo with a strong focus on creating flexible and dynamic environments. As an expert in the material properties of textiles, Studio Samira Boon advises and collaborates with architects to formulate site-specific solutions. Adaptive and dynamic textiles improve the use and...

NEXT architects

PR & AcquisitionAmsterdam, 2016 - present NEXT architects is an international architecture firm that has worked on research and design projects in the field of urban planning, architecture, interior, and infrastructure since its foundation in 1999. By reflecting on the role designs play in their environment, NEXT incorporates 'connection' as a core theme in its portfolio and work method....

Utrecht Manifest: Biennale for Social Design

Co-author and editor of the catalogue for Utrecht Manifest: Biennale for Social Design 2012. How do we create an urban landscape that is alive, knowledgeable and productive? The central theme for the fourth edition of Utrecht Manifesto: Biennial for Social Design is the potential of ‘the work landscape' as a model for development in our inner cities. With this collaborative...

Social Housing – Housing the Social: Art, Property and Spatial Justice

Coordinator of the publication Social Housing – Housing the Social: Art, Property and Spatial Justice, which examines ongoing transformations in social housing and asks how these transformations are reflected in the aspirations and practices of artists. Social Housing – Housing the Social: Art, Property and Spatial Justice is edited by Andrea Phillips and Fulya Erdemci and...

Social Housing—Housing the Social

Curatorial assistant for the symposium Social Housing—Housing the Social, a two-day symposium (4 and 5 November 2011) that emphasises the relationship between the waning political and practical imperative of social housing and the broader conceptual or philosophical idea of ‘housing the social’. Social Housing—Housing the Social is the second edition of Actors, Agents...