Another notable collection,
Cem Bora and Claudia Herke present their characteristic World Cup footballs exclusively designed for each qualifying country. With a humorous twist they welcome the 32 countries for this years Wold Cup including their cultures and clichés. During last years Designersblock they displayed seven surprises - today, see their complete 'Qualified' football collection at bora.herke
Aart van Bezooijen is a Dutch optimist and motivator for materials in design. He lives and works in Hamburg where he founded Material Stories (2005) to inspire and enable the best use of materials to make design more competitive, creative and sustainable.
2011 he explored sustainable solutions from around the world during the "It's Not Easy Being Green" project with graphic designer Paula Raché. He co-organized the Materials Café exhibitions at the Hannover Messe in Germany, the world's leading trade fair for industrial technology. Since 2012, he works as Professor for Material and Technology Transfer at the Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle growing a new materials library.