Ed van Hinte

Cheerful grumbler


Kite screen - Ed van Hinte leisurely experimenting with his kite powered wind screen

Ed van Hinte studied aviation and space technology for some time in the seventies after which he switched to industrial design at Delft Technical University.

He is driven by a certain aversion to things and to conventions within creative communities.

He is a freelance writer, editor, curator and teacher. Currently he focuses on scenarios for introducing lightweight structures and buildings. He initiated lightness-studios. In addition, together with Renate Boere he started design research facility DRS22 in The Hague. DRS22 performs design research in public space, communication and lightweight structures.

and www.drs22.com

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