INSPIRATION ON LOCATION

INSPIRATION ON LOCATION

This is a short video impression of the event INSPIRATION on LOCATION I organized at Mannen van Staal [men of steel]. We work together on producing all of my metal designs in the capital of Friesland called Leeuwarden, the Netherlands. It was the first edition for...
Poetic WALL LIGHTS

Poetic WALL LIGHTS

Imagine a concept where you can combine small glass bulb lamps with over 200 colors of velvet to create textile wall hangings. This wonderful tool gives direction to the kind of atmosphere and experience that is aimed for in any space. From calming to activating, from subtle to theatrical, from colorful to subdued. Together with the appeal of the little lamps and the material this light object offers a wide range of possibilities.

CELEBRATING 20 years

CELEBRATING 20 years

It is 20 years ago I officially started as a designer. This calls for something special….! In all these years I have never given any “discounts” as I always strive to deliver as much quality as possible at an affordable price. Instead I prefer to give a present. For...
ALL FOR ART

ALL FOR ART

Take a look at her home, her garden and her life. After almost 20 years of being one of the biggest collectors of my work ànd a relentless and wonderful ambassador I would like to put in the spotlight artist and art collector Joke [pronounce Yokuh] Ket.

INSPIRATION on LOCATION

INSPIRATION on LOCATION

  On September 25th I introduce my Inspirational Instruments in the production hall of Mannen van Staal (men of steel). The Mannen and I have been partners for years in developing and producing most of my collections and commission. The Mannen also work with the best...
Meet the LAMPSHAPES

Meet the LAMPSHAPES

After an [international] career of 22 years working from Friesland I was presented with the opportunity to realize a monumental project in my own province. It is situated in an atrium that serves as a multi-functional space with the feel of a luxury English hotel.    ...

STARS in MINUTE MOVIE

  Since I love giving gifts I created several Paper Presents you can download from my site. Some of them add a little touch to Winter. I like to bring some extra warmth for this season and I imagine the fun you have while making them. By now my collection of gifts has...
The making of Frittemahof part 1

The making of Frittemahof part 1

The first big LAMPSHAPES project has been completed. I have tons of pictures to show you and I can tell you a lot about it…. Here ares some pictures of the installation to start with. This project was initiated about one year before the completion of the...