Eindhoven Relief

Project Info Title Eindhoven Relief Type Multimedia About An ode to the reconstruction architecture of the period after WOII. Commissioned by and in close collaboration with ‘Stichting Wederopbouw Eindhoven’ we have developed a graphic relief that is made up of visual elements from the reconstruction period of the city of Eindhoven. Details of architectural elements […]

Black Hole Mirror

https://www.ateliervanasseldonk.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/6_lower-right-verhouding-aanpassen.mp4 Project Info TitleBlack Hole Mirror Size250 cm x 180 cm x 40 cm MaterialMirror  FinishMirror Polished About “Somewhere between the parallel universe and the antiverse must be something. A region of spacetime we call ‘here’, an event horizon we call ‘now’.” Inspired by one of the last mysteries of mankind. In a configuration of […]

Objectarium

Project Info TitleObjectarium SizeVarious MaterialSteel and Mirror FinishCustom paint AboutThe installation arose from our fascination for everything earthly. We were inspired by the way Philips, the company that made Eindhoven the city it now is, did their research back in the day they still dominated the city. They were confronted with impossible scientific issues on […]

Flare Stack

Project Info TitleFlare Stack Size75 cm x 75 cm x 125 cm MaterialSteel FinishOil burned AboutBurning gas shooting through high factory chimneys and large plumes of flames re bursting into the air. As a young kid, Aart was fascinated by the contour of those flames against the evening sky when he drove past the petrochemical […]

The Time is Ticking

Project Info TitleThe time is ticking Size20 cm x 20 cm x 30 cm MaterialWood and golden base FinishNatural   AboutWe humans are perishable, mortal beings, our skin will wrinkle, we shrink, and eventually our body breaks itself down. Eventually future generations will not remember of our existence as individuals. This is exactly what will […]

Endless Table

Project Info TitleEndless Table SizeVarious MaterialSteel and Glass FinishLaquer AboutA table that, as long as space and the different material properties allow, can be endlessly long. The design of this table came to exist while working on the interior of The Ploeg in Bergeijk, the first and only industrial complex designed by Gerrit Th. Rietveld. […]

Trouble Light

Project Info TitleTrouble light SizeOn request  MaterialOn request  FinishOn request  AboutIntroduced in 2013, the first series of octagonal lights included a wall mounted lamp and table lamp, the latter hanging from a rustic, thick rope, all inspired by traditional trouble lights are mostly known from their use in garages and repair workshops. By endlessly planning […]

Heating Stove 01

Project Info TitleHeating Stove 01 Size75 cm x 75 cm x 125 cm MaterialStainless Steel FinishSandblasted AboutThe project took us four years of experimentation and reengineering the wooden study we had made into a perfect working stove. But still… why would an intelligent young designer shed blood, sweat and tears to create the ultimate stove? […]

The Wave Reflector

Project Info TitleWave Reflector Size125 cm x 125 cm x 40 cm MaterialMirror FinishMirror polished   AboutThe ‘Wave Reflector’ is an object with the function of visually rearranging the space around the object. It offers the opportunity to experience the surroundings in another way by capturing light and other kind of waves from space and […]

The Dawn of Design – Moonbase Alpha & Monolit

Project Info TitleThe Dawn of Design SizeVarious MaterialStainless steel and Bronze FinishBurnished AboutIn a time where future builders are clueless, Atelier van Asseldonk shows their Design odyssey. An exhibition in which we worship progress from the bone to a welding robot. An interstellar look into the future where bygone Futurism prevails.  Abundance and hollow aesthetics […]