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Open Call DDW 2019

CCNL calls on maker-designers, craft professionals, museums, work places, companies and academies to submit work for HOW&WOW.

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Recap: HOW&WOW – Studio at DDW2018

Here's what went down in Eindhoven during the most exciting design event of the year.
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HOW&WOW- Studio at DDW2018

Crafts Council Nederland shows the studio of the new maker: the workshop as a gallery and as a lab. In the studio things are...
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Recap of HOW&WOW – cooperazione!

This is what went down at the Milan Design Week 2018.
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Crafts Council Nederland presents HOW&WOW – cooperazione! in Milan

17-22 April 2018 Via Pastrengo 13, Milan
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A photo report of the official kick-off of the European Year of Cultural Heritage

Have a look at the official kick-off of the European Year of Cultural Heritage at Het Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam.
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Recap Meet the Master Blockprint

Enjoy the results of the two-day Meet the Master Block Printing with Nathalie Cassée in the Zuiderzeemuseum
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A visual throwback to the exhibition HOW&WOW at Dutch Design Week 2017

Enjoy this throwback to the exhibition HOW&WOW at Dutch Design Week 2017
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HOW&WOW at DDW 2017

Craftsmanship like you have never seen before!
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Crafts Council Nederland is collaborating with Dutch Design Foundation

Dutch Design Week and Crafts Council Nederland are collaborating to show the significance of crafts for today and the future. During DDW 2017 we...
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Indigo: Sharing blue

CCNL invites four maker-designers to travel to Kyushu to explore the indigo heritage from the Netherlands and Japan during a crafts exchange.
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Let’s Face the Future!

Expert meeting April 5 2017 Salone del Mobile, Milan
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Crafts Council Nederland connects Dutch heritage with the Parisian catwalk

In January 2016, CCNL, made the first contacts between Gerard van Oosten, master of Staphorster stipwerk and Belgian fashion designer Walter van Beirendonck.
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Does Craft Need Design?

Expert meeting April 14 2016 Salone del Mobile, Milan
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Creative Industries

The impact of the creative industries is large: everything around us is designed, invented, created. The creative industry is in many ways a forerunner;...
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Sign the Crafts Manifesto!

Crafts are of great importance: for the emerging making industry, for the preservation and passing on of cultural heritage, for learning with the hands,...
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Reading the Future

In this time of rapid (digital) information and e-readers, you may wonder what value the book represents.What we remember is increasingly determined by the...
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Crafts Council Nederland presents the Craftsmap at the Dutch Design Week

During Dutch Design Week Crafts Council Nederland shows how the Craftsmap looks offline with the theme glass.
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Expert meeting: ‘The future of the creative crafts’

Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, September 17 2015
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Dutch Belief at Révélations

Dutch Belief at Révélations 9 - 13 September 2015 Grand Palais, Paris
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IJzerwake

Ulft, Juni 2015
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De Grote Geheugen Show

On February 13th ArtEZ organized a general studies about memory. During the GREAT MEMORY SHOW the academy researched the human interest for history and...
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Symposium skills21kunst

On March 27, 2015 Marion Poortvliet gave a presentation on crafts, education and the future at the Symposium skills21kunst 'Art Education: Making Future'.
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Museum congress 2014

On October 10th Crafts Council Nederland gave a presentation at the museum conference on creative crafts and museum collections.
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Presentation CHEAD conference, Manchester School of Art

Crafts Council Nederland gave a presentation on the CHEAD conference organized at the Manchester School of Art in March 2014 about learning trades in...