CHIEFS OF WASTE AT GEO-DESIGN

Dutch Design Week 2019
A global investigation delving into the ever-changing worlds of waste pickers in Mexico City and Bangalore, uncovering the networks, actors and structures that span the blurry lines between formal and informal systems.

In collaboration with STBY, Studio José de la O in Mexico and Quicksand in Bangalore.

WHAT IF LAB, POLICE 2025


Exploring together with citizens current urging safety issues in order to inspire future policy. 

Commissioned by Ketter&Co, for Dutch Design Foundation. In collaboration with Laura Haas and Noor Bostma.




DE VOORKAMER

Open since 2016, Utrecht
De Voorkamer is an open space to meet other cultures:
A place to belong, a safe place for new experiences. By working with people’s creativity and talents, we connect diverse cultures on a personal level.

Over the past years Shay Raviv has been leading the development of De Voorkamer, together with Pim van der Mijl who currently manages the project with a devoted team. 


VOORTBORDUREN

Presented at Utrecht city hall, 2019
Co-creating a three meters long embroidered textile work as a way to strengthen the involvement of women from diverse backgrounds in De Voorkamer. 

A project for De Voorkamer, in collaboration with Floor Nijdeken. Made possible with the support of Kansfonds, KFhein fonds and Stichting Carel Nengerman fonds.


BY & FOR: designing inclusive spaces

Published in 2019
A publication describing the design principles of De Voorkamer. Initiators Shay Raviv and Pim van der Mijl worked together with Jamie Woods (Cambridge University) to harvest and share the knowledge gained through the development process of De Voorkamer.