About

Tjeerd Veenhoven enjoys experimenting with materials and production techniques. In a playful, freestyle way these experiments turn in to products, showing that form and beauty can be derived from an inventors brain. In his opinion a designer should design from scratch as often as possible and should try to avoid restyling products just to make them more trendy. The creative mind of a designer should focus on renewing peoples view on everyday products.
He does this by inventing and experimenting in the early stages of design and thereby creating eclectic pieces which each a specific qualities. Beauty is a subjective thing, function not always as relevant, development and perseverance most crucial of all.

Tjeerd Veenhoven presents his latest designs. And once again the key to shape and function is based on experimentation with materials and production techniques. Working in the north of Holland in a studio filled with strange materials, homemade machines and countless ideas he derived a chair, Gummi, completely moulded in rubber, a new and improved collection of Hard Coated Foam Tiles and inspiring samples, and the CampFireGrill upturned fire basket/campfire grill.

  1. Leuk ontwerp .We hebben op StyleCowboys ene stukje geschreven. Blijf graag op de hoogte van de ontwikkelingen.

    Met vriendelijke groet,

    Harold Kuepers
    StyleCowboys

  2. I’d like to interview you about your wind-powered charger.
    Can you contact me so we can arrange an interview?

  3. Hi Tjeerd,very interested in your new / old carbon fiber bicycle.I would love to feature it on my blog, Cycle EXIF: http://www.cycleexif.com/

    Will you be organizing a press release with hi-res photos? Looking forward to hearing from you,

    Adam

    • Joy Woo
    • December 12th, 2010

    Hi Tjeerd.
    I am journalist from China.
    Feel interested in your carbon bicycle and iFan.
    Wish to introduce your new concept. Wish to hear from you.

    Thanks!

    • Kristin Decker
    • December 13th, 2010

    Tjeerd – we are interested in doing an interview with on WGN Radio out of Chicago IL about the iFan.

    • L De Giorgio
    • December 14th, 2010

    Hello,
    I’m interested in speaking with you for an article I’m doing on your invention. Could you please email me at the address above?

    Thank you,
    L De Giorgio
    http://www.thestar.com

  4. Mr. Veenhoven,

    I am writing a short blurb on your recent inventions, the iFan and the iFan for the Bicycle for the on-line publication, DigitalJournal.com. I would like to get your permission to use two of the pictures on your website. Could you please contact me about this? Thanks in advance,

    Carolyn Price.

    • A.M.
    • December 15th, 2010

    Dear Mr. Veenhoven,

    will the iFan go commercial?

    Please contact me urgently for an magazine article!

    Best regards,
    AM

    • Neeraj
    • December 20th, 2010

    Hi Veenhoven,

    Please can you share your email id. I need to connect with you on a similar idea. Looking forward to connect with you.

    Regards,
    Neeraj

    • katy bar
    • December 21st, 2010

    Hello,

    I’m the Editor of “ZOOZ” , an interactive cultural web magazine

    Based in Israel, with a distribution of over a million readers.

    In our Magazine we try to promote new technology and its daily usage.

    we really liked your Ifan Gadget and would like to recommend it in our Eco Gadgets section.

    I am seeking your permission and a good resolution file with the photo of the item for this issue.

    if you agree we will credit you in the resulting article and share a link to your website.

    looking forward to your response.

    Best regards

    Katy Bar
    Editor in chief ZOOZ MAGAZINE

    • Zuki turner
    • January 18th, 2011

    Good Afternoon!

    This is Zuki from RECOGNISE magazine, I wonder if you can help me? We are a socially aware magazine, promoting ethical living and charitable causes throughout our glossy lifestyle publication. For more info please visit our website http://www.recognisemagazine.co.uk/ to read the concept and overview. The magazine is available in WH Smith stores throughout the UK as well as onboard major airlines and at five star hotels.

    We have just started work on our seventh issue and I would love to feature the ‘iFan’ in our next issue. I wonder if you could assist me with high res images and some information on the product? Do you supply to the UK and have a UK price and stockist?

    If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me, and I thank you very much in advance for your help,

    zuki turner

    ART DIRECTOR
    RECOGNISE MAGAZINE

    • Anna Norman
    • January 22nd, 2011

    Dear Tjeerd,

    I’m writing an article on current innovation in bike design for a well-known UK design publication. Is it possible to get in touch with me this weekend by email?? I have to file the article for Monday, but would like to mention your current bike designs and possibly feature a photo.

    Thanks in advance,
    Anna

    • Luara
    • February 21st, 2011

    Hi, Tjeerd. This is Luara, I’m a journalist from a brazilian magazine. Could you contact me? I would like to talk about your iFan.
    Best regards.
    Luara

  5. Hee tjeerd,

    Had je deze al gezien? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zMAWztZ6TI

    Groeten,

    Bram

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