Turn The Page

Issue #69


This edition is a special one, it is the faculty’s 50th birthday. Because of this noteworthy jubilee, this 69th issue of Turn The Page is extra heavy (a whopping 68 pages in total). To go back to IDE’s roots, we interviewed one of its founding fathers: Hans Dirken, he tells vividly about how it all... Read on

Issue #70


For us designers being recalcitrant is not at all a negative quality to have. Many visionaries have put products on the market that were considered unworkable at first. This recalcitrant mind-set made them stand out in the crowd. For this edition of Turn The Page, we have made sure it is our best one yet.... Read on

Issue #68


There is much more to being disconnected than putting your phone in flight mode. This issue is written in English. This is one of over 6500 languages in the whole world. Language keeps us all connected, but how would we communicate with one another if language did not exist?

Issue #67


At Industrial Design Engineering we know perfectly well how to make choices. It is the core of every design project. You are constantly confronted with making choices.

Issue #66


We distinguish ourselves by sharing our own anticipation of the future. Where would we be if we had kept our personal opinions and points of view only to ourselves? Rules are made to be broken.

Issue #65


Where there is smoke there is salmon. We present our 13th Lustrum edition of the Turn The Page: number 65. The issue’s topics will be that of contrasting manners in multiple fields of Industrial Design.

Issue #63


Humans are creatures of habit. In this, we need a certain rhythm to be able to handle the intensely complicated behaviors we exhibit to achieve our needs. Rhythm is one of the core concepts of our existence and is directly related to our emotional state.

Issue #62


Simplicity: it seems to be a trendy buzzword in the design world. Interior, graphic and product design have become increasingly minimal (especially aesthetically) over the past decade. For some, simplicity has even become a lifestyle: buy less, eat simpler foods (for example with less chemical ingredients) and reduce clutter and distractions. But what is simplicity?... Read on

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Issue #61


This Turn The Page is one of illusion and deception, but also one of surprise and wonder! We would like to encourage you to read the different points of view in this edition and make up your own mind about how much of the truth designers should tell.

Issue #60

Journey on Time

Turn The Page 60 reminisces important anniversaries in design as well as upcoming milestones set in the (near) future.

Issue #59

On the Edge

In this issue of Turn The Page you can read about products balancing on the edge of succeeding and failing.

Issue #58

Design across cultures

Turn The Page 58, themed design across cultures, includes an interview with Marcel Wanders and a cover story about the homogeneous world we are heading towards.

Issue #57

A Digital Future

Dive into the digital future lying ahead, with a cover story about AI, an interview with Richard Hutten and an article on how this generation is shaping the way companies do business.

Issue #56

Art and Design

Is design part of art or engineering? Should I know all about fluid mechanics or learn to draw better? This time in Turn The Page we explore the discussion on what design is.

Issue #55


Read about kickstarting anything: stories about the start of well known designers, one of Fabrique’s co-founders and a 3D-printed bike.

Issue #54

Design for the third world

Read about how designers can design for the third world, an interview with Studio Daan Roosengaarde and a feature about ingredients for success.