News

Real Projects for Real People Volume 4

Real Projects for Real People, Volume 4 is available ! In this ibook one can read about creative strategies for complex, multi stakeholder, innovation projects. Real Projects for Real People, Volume 4 includes contributions form The Patching Zone’s team, local stakeholders from Zadkine and Wilhelminapier in Rotterdam and experts from Eindhoven Technical University (NL),
Blast Theory (UK) Translocal (FI) and OCAD University (CA). You can download the PDF version here or order the book in the NAi online store.

PRESENTATION POINTS OF DEPARTURE

2015, Friday March 27, 17:00h - 21h, Saturday march 28, 13:00 - 21h, Sunday march 29, 13:00 - 21:00h

@ LP2, Wilhelminakade 326, Rotterdam (NL)

The Patching Zone has been working with students from Zadkine College to explore the history and the context of the Wilhelminapier to design and create installations for the public space.  Together they have collectively designed a series of prototypes and developed projects to engage visitors with the story of the Wilhelminapier.  All the prototypes reflect an ongoing enquiry into designing for public space using digital or interactive technology.

Read more...

Projects

Processpatching

The Patching Zone uses the 'Processpatching' approach, as developed in the PhD thesis by The Patching Zone’s founder and director dr. Anne Nigten as the most important method for creative research and development. 
Processpatching is a unique approach in which knowledge, experience and methods from different disciplines and backgrounds are used in combination.

Read more...

Partners

PARTNERS

Logo-ZADKINE-nieuw

Zadkine 

 

blasttheory 

Blast Theory

 


crisplogo

 Crisp Platform

 

translocal

Translocal

 

 OCAD U Logo ON WHT ocad university HORIZONTAL

OCAD University

Read more...

About Us

The Patching Zone is a trans-disciplinary R&D media laboratory where professionals work together with students and researchers. The Patching Zone makes a deliberate distinction between the terms trans and multi disciplinary. Unlike multi-disciplinary work processes where each team member sticks to his or her own discipline, in a trans-disciplinary project participants cross over the boundaries of their discipline.

Read more...

Contact

telephone +31 (0) 623930823
email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
postbox

The Patching Zone
Postbus 29088
3001 GB Rotterdam
The Netherlands

visiting address Jan Ligthartstraat 250 
Rotterdam
Read more...