This headwrapping by Diana Ritfeld, specially designed for Het Nieuwe Instituut, can now be seen on the place is was made in the exhibition Speculative Design Archive. Find out more about Vlisco in this exhibition.

Diana Ritfeld

Ever since she was a girl, Diana Ritfeld has been designing her own headscarves. She currently gives workshops and lectures and sells her headscarves. Her brand Di’xpression is intended to give women more self-confidence by wearing a headscarf.

Thursday Night Workshop

Designers and makers from the worlds of architecture, design and digital culture share their techniques, experiments and questions in special workshops.

Thursday Bite

Before Thursday Night Live! you can grab a bite to eat with the speakers and staff of Het Nieuwe Instituut. At 18:00 Het Nieuwe Café will serve a light vegetarian meal. Dinner vouchers are available for € 7.70 up to a day before the particular Thursday Night event via the Tickets link.

Het Nieuwe Instituut reserves the right to cancel or move the workshop if there are less than five applications.

19:30 – 21:30
also this evening

16:30 – 18:00 International Clinic: Biënnales

18:00-19:30 Thursday Bite

Museum free of charge from 17:00 until 21:00



Het Nieuwe Instituut
Museumpark 25
3015 CB Rotterdam


Standard€ 7,50
Students, Friends and Members of Het Nieuwe Instituut€ 3,75