News

14-11-2014

The truck has arrived back from Designers Saturday Switzerland, we have unpacked and installed the pieces back in our studio. We presented EarChairs and WorkSofa elements in the new Kvadrat Memory fabric at the show and must say, we were quite happy with the looks and feel. Please find an impression of the event here, and yes, the Dutch do have 'something' with orange looks :). Read more

31-10-2014

We are honoured to be participating the 15th edition of the Swiss Designers' Saturday in Langenthal starting 31st of October until 2nd of November. The event is an international meeting point for the design world. The presentations of numerous internationally known firms will be accompanied by the Cartes Blanches of both national and international colleges of art and design. PROOFF's presentation will be @ the Girsberger factory.

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21-10-2014

The exhibition DEE-DEE-WEE-DOOM-PA-DI-DEE during the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven (NL) is a dynamic landscape in which visitors and participating designers meet in a role play. Television sets filled with recent projects and products of young talent and established studios functions as swatches of contemporary developments in the worlds of design and applied art. Curator Jules van den Langenberg chose PROOFFLab's CloudBoxes of designers Maarten Kolk and Guus Kusters for one of the sets. Read more

06-10-2014

The Dutch Design Week (18 to 26 of October, Eindhoven, the Netherlands) will host the exhibition Supermodels. This overview of a century of iconic Dutch design and architecture at an accessible scale is an initiative of Dutch spatial design network Concern. Designs by Gerrit Rietveld, Marcel Wanders, Joep van Lieshout, Ineke Hans, Maarten Baas, Jurgen Bey and many more have been 3D printed. Read more

26-09-2014

From 3rd to 5th of September our partner SV Belgium presented PROOFF's furniture on the event 'Facilitair'. The event has been organised 16 times in the Netherlands already, and has now been organised for the first time in Brussels. The trade event hosted exhibitors of products and services in the workfield of facility management. Facility managers were able to experience the acoustic features of PROOFF's products.


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08-09-2014

The residence of the Netherlands’ Ambassador in Ljubljana, Slovenia will host Dutch design ambassadors @ BIO 50, an exhibition on contemporary Dutch design furniture. The exhibition is an official part of the BIO 50 program in Ljubljana Slovenia, taking place from 17th September to 12th October. Dutch design ambassadors @ BIO 50 is prepared and curated by renowned Dutch architect and designer Rianne Makkink, co-founder of Studio Makkink & Bey in cooperation with Museum of Architecture and Design in Ljubljana. Read more

25-08-2014

Already checked out our download area? You can find lots of interesting stuff there. Moreover, we have just created a new download category 'brochures' with all our brochures in English, French and German language too, ready for you to download. Read more

01-08-2014

Wanna have Van Gogh's Sunflowers on Jurgen Bey's EarChair? You can now have Van Gogh's masterpieces in your office or home :) In cooperation with the Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam PROOFF has issued a special edition series of PROOFF's #001 EarChair. You can choose out of 4 Masterpieces of Vincent Van Gogh: Sunflowers, Almond blossom, Wheat field with crows and The harvest. This limited edition is exclusively available at the online shop of the Van Gogh Museum. Read more

11-07-2014

The French Artistic Nationale Comission has designated Studio Makkink & Bey for the Public Artistic Comission of the old Bishop House, Hotel Dupanloup. With the implementation of the International Research Center of the University of Orléans in the 17th century building, a full restauration of the building was necessary, in which the old Bishop House revealed the layers of time. Together with a perspective on the history of the city of Orléans and its University, one of the oldest in France, Studio Makkink & Bey created the tools of Dupanloup language. Read more

02-07-2014

Energy company Nuon, part of Vattenfall, has moved to a new office in Amsterdam, introducting their Smart Working concept at the same time. Architect Heyligers design + projects in Amsterdam chose PROOFF's #005 SitTable in the entrance area, offering a warm welcome for guests, but also a place for people to meet, work, discuss and gather. More images can be found here.
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