Daan Roosegaarde

Daan Roosegaarde
Artist and innovator, Studio Roosegaarde

There are more than 29,000 objects larger than 10 cm floating around the Earth. Daan’s recently launched SPACE WASTE LAB visualizes the garbage above your head in real-time using laser installations while workshops investigate how to upcycle space waste into sustainable products.

The future-life designer

Dutch artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde is a creative thinker fashioning a socially conscious, sustainable future. His Studio Roosegaarde is a social design lab where, together with his team of designers and engineers, Daan explores the relationship between people, technology and space on fascinatingly imaginative projects that aim to improve daily life. Internationally acclaimed works include WATERLICHT (a virtual flood demonstrating the power of water) and the SMOG FREE PROJECT (a seven-metre tall outdoor air purifier that turns smog into jewellery).

LinkedIn bio and several interesting articles

There are more than 29,000 objects larger than 10 cm floating around the Earth. Daan’s recently launched SPACE WASTE LAB visualizes the garbage above your head in real-time using laser installations while workshops investigate how to upcycle space waste into sustainable products.