Innovation

Innovation

Better Factory H2020 project starts


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Starting October 1st 2020, the H2020 project Better Factory – grow your manufacturing business will be running for four years with In4Art as one of the 28 partners divided over 10 European countries. Better Factory will provide methodology for Manufacturing SMEs to collaborate with Artists to develop new and personalized products. At the same time

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Innovation

Reboot & Reuse applied for Citylab010


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Reboot & Reuse applied for CityLab010, because we want to realize Europe’s first ‘plastic as a service’ factory in Rotterdam. Our ambition is to create a closed material flow using bio plastic to print everyday tools and parts that can be reused (Reuse) or redesigned (Reboot) over time. How it started? Reboot & Reuse started

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E.I. – and the potential to save energy


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At the art fair Independent Brussels, In4Art bought the work E.I. LPT 48 from Antony Cairns for the Open Collection. Making us curious- where does E.I. stand for? It appears to be Electronic Ink – a technology that might lower our electronic and energy footprint. British artist Antony Cairns is a photographer looking for new

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The Hague University of Applied Sciences and In4Art secure NWO support


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Recently, the Netherlands organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) launched a call for implementation of the Dutch National Research Agenda. In order to create (new) consortia spanning the entire knowledge chain for the NWO routes and develop proposals for innovative research, NWO is has made funds available to organise matchmaking events. Dr. Jacco van Uden, head of

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Innovation

The 21st century of Patronage: Angel Investing in Artists


To stay fresh and keep pushing for learning new skills, occasionally it is good to change perspective. Change it radically. How? For example, by entering a new industry. In4Art is a newbie in art.  We have not studied it nor worked in the indusrty, but since 2015 we decided it was time to incubate young

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Barcelona, Innovation

Art & Innovation at the MACBA


This post is not about the well-known book of Tom Kelley on the design innovation focus of IDEO and his lessons on creativity: Art of Innovation. It is about art and innovation.  Or even better, how they go hand-in-hand in our very own city of Barcelona. You just have to go to the MACBA, visit the

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