Ideas from Rotterdam

Designplatform Rotterdam (DpfR) is organizing a traveling exhibition entitled “Ideas from Rotterdam.” Starting May 26 in the lobby of City Hall, this exhibition will display various products designed by Rotterdam designers. Among these products are brands like Senseo, Maxi-Cosi and IKEA. Also, known artwork will be on display from Rotterdam designers, such as the icons of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, designed by a Rotterdam artist. After the opening, the exhibition travels to several other locations in the Rotterdam region.

Designplatform Rotterdam

DpfR is a network consisting of designers, industrialists and other entrepreneurs, teachers, students, administrators, journalists and other interested parties. This community meets regularly through debates, roundtable discussions, film shows and exhibitions to achieve a greater level of collaboration between local business companies (including industrial) and the design world here in Rotterdam. The Purpose? To enjoy valuable insights and provide positive impetus to economic development in the Rotterdam region.


Rotterdam City Hall, 40 Coolsingel

Opening hours

Thursday May 27th: 08:30-17:00

Friday May 28th: 08:30-17:00

Saturday May 29th: closed

Sunday May 30th: 18:00 – 20:00 only for invited guests


Free entrance