By far the largest building in Eindhoven's Strijp-T recently opened its doors for the public. Atelier van Asseldonk was commissioned to create a spectacle at the entrance to the 40,000-square-meter office building. Inspired by the Philips history that resides there. Light!
The open mind of creative professionals as a basis for innovation. In the opening exhibition OPEN MIND Kazerne shows the power of the creative industry and v Key figures from Dutch design, such as Maarten Baas, Kiki van Eijk & Joost van Bleiswijk, Mieke Meijer and Atelier van Asseldonk.
Trouble lights are mostly known from their use in garages and repair workshops, with a bulb that is protected by glass and a steel wire cage and a hook on top for hanging over a broken engine or underneath a car. Instead of the cheap steel plate and wire of the original, we enlarged the size and chose walnut and oak for our version of the trouble light.