2019 results

Xandra van der Eijk

Shortlisted for emerging designer of the year at Dezeen Awards 2019, Xandra van der Eijk is a Utrecht-based designer connecting art, ecology and activism.

After graduating from the Interfaculty ArtScience at the Royal Conservatory, Van der Eijk has developed a distinct research methodology demonstrated in a broad body of work. Incorporating theory, fieldwork, documentation methods and material development in her practice, the Dutch designer re-interprets the landscape from an anti-anthropocentric view. Each of her projects deals with a key ecological issue and how it is exposed by the passing of time.

Designer: Xandra van der Eijk
Shortlisted for: Emerging designer of the year.

This award is sponsored by Herman Miller.


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