Covid not withstanding, today the ‘I Defend Rights’ exhibition has been opened today in Medellin. We initially designed this exhibition to share the stories of human rights defenders for FILbo in May. But due to Covid, this had to be postponed. We Are so greatful for the hard work of the NHRF, Memria and Museo Casa de la Memoria.
Designers and studios in Eindhoven are opening up their doors on the 13th and the 14th of December. This is initiated because the Dutch Design Week had to be fully digital this year due to the COVID-19 measures. This Design Open is meant to be a safe alternative to connect to each other. An up-to-date map of participating studios can … Read More
Over the last couple of years, Foundation We Are has steadily been growing and expanding her activities. Currently, We Are creates international story-telling exhibitions on the actions of human rights defenders, stimulates collaborations between designers and independent media, and tackles societal challenges in The Netherlands. To continue this work, We Are is focussing on professionalisation and aims to establish a … Read More
During Dutch Design Week, VPRO’s Nadia Moussaid interviewed Bernhard about the Moral Lab. This is a project about teaching A.I.’s to make moral choices. We Are developed this together with Bart Wernaart from Fontys Hogeschool. Watch the interview here
Join our Re:Media workshop on the 22th of October during DDW19 on the Campina terrein in Eindhoven. As part of our Cultures of Information programme, We Are holding a workshop that brings experts from the fields of design and media/research together, to reflect on how their practices can benefit each other. The main question of the workshop will be:Where do … Read More
Foundation We Are has been growing, and we’re now happy to announce that we’re moving to a new exciting space in Eindhoven. Our wish, however, is not to create a closed-door office, but a dynamic community of like-minded thinkers. For this reason we’re looking for designers, writers, programmers, performers, law students (etc.) with whom to share our new working environment. … Read More
After an exciting, busy and inspiring Design Week, We Are very happy to hear that our exposition will be presented as one of the best expositions during Dutch Design Week! We Are will be part of this presentation at Pakhuis de Zwijger in Amsterdam on 16th November. Learn more about the event here or here
A couple days ago we are got a visit from Jeroen Junte. A writer for the Dutch national newspaper de Volkskrant. He was enthusiastic and wrote about us on this blog