DUDE – circular designed espressomachine

DUDE: ‘circular designed’ espresso machine Design concept selected for the ‘Embassy of Circularity’ exhibition at the Dutch Design Week 2018. A visual model of this design concept will be part of the curated exhibition at the Klokgebouw (hall 3) from 20-28 October. More info: click here. DUDE is not only a machine. It’s a business […]

velvety soft biobased babycarrier

Tailor-made baby-carrier that can be produced in the Netherlands with a special soft bio-composite material. With a unique manufacturing technique using bio composites, Bas Froon shows new opportunities to bring back industrial production of labour-intensive ‘soft’ products to local manufacturers. At the KABK Graduation Show 2017 and the Dutch Design Week 2017 he presented his conceptual ‘micromoulding’ machine and a first application: a velvety soft and tailor-made baby carrier made of this special and sustainable material.

The future is local: micromoulding machine & soft biocomposites

The future is local: micromoulding machine & soft biocomposites Velvety soft baby carrier made in the Netherlands with a unique biocomposite New opportunities for local production on an industrial scale With a unique manufacturing technique using bio composites, Bas Froon shows new opportunities to bring back industrial production of labour-intensive ‘soft’ products to local manufacturers. […]

In search for the Holy Grail

Inspired by the medieval legend of the holy grail and the barb wire which is now ‘protecting’ our borders, I got the urge to use that as a moulding material together with hot glass. Two powerful materials as a metaphor for the challenges in our society.

sunday morning carpet

Morning sunlight that plays with clouds of smoke. The old carpet on the table that plays with my fingers. The warmth at my grandparents place. A tribute to a forgotten piece of furniture: the table carpet.

Sub-0 Skihelmet

Sub0 - power generating ski helmet concept

design concept for a power generating ski helmet – charge your gear with icy conditions and a hot head!

Type One

Bluetooth speaker inspired by traditional panel forming techniques used by car builders of the previous century. Developed by using traditional machines like the ‘English Wheel’ combined with CNC milled wooden buck – an unique handcrafted product was created.

design research: data driven healthcare

The future of healthcare together is highly driven by developments in information technology. This study provides a ‘sneak preview’ into future products.