What is the role of the designer in a world that revolves around fast fashion? Design for Longevity is a design philosophy that aims to prolong the lifespan of garments. In this workshop we explore design thinking by focusing on disruptive design principles, such as hacktivism, modularity and non-material design solutions. Starting with love letter writing to your favourite garment as a research method.
Yophi is a fashion designer specialised in design thinking, research and consultancy in sustainability. Through extensive creative and theoretical education and experience, this Master Fashion Futures graduate from London College of Fashion, focuses on sustainability and new durable fashion design techniques and processes. Yophi brings a unique mind and skillset including but not limited to creating luxury fashion collections, durable design strategies, lifecycle analysis and ethical supply chain management.
Thursday Night Workshop
Designers and makers from the worlds of architecture, design and digital culture share their techniques, experiments and questions in special workshops.
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 soup with bread or a quiche with salad. Dinner vouchers are available for € 7,50 up to a day before the particular Thursday Night event via the Ticket link of the Thursday Night Live!
Het Nieuwe Instituut reserves the right to cancel or move the workshop if there are less than five applications.
Het Nieuwe Instituut
3015 CB Rotterdam
Students, Friends and Members of Het Nieuwe Instituut€ 3,75