Alissa Rees (Amsterdam, 13 February 1991) is a prize-winning concept and healthcare designer. Rees graduated from the Design Academy Eindhoven in 2017. Her projects are society relevant, often in the area of health, education and nature. She creates concepts and solutions for individuals, municipalities and companies. She has exhibited her work and given lectures globally, including cities such as Milan, Rome, Dubai and Las Vegas.
According to Rees, ‘Simple thoughts and ignored emotions are my biggest inspiration. I design for the precious moments of believing that we are in the right place.’
In this lecture Rees explains multiple concepts she created with smell and health and will dive deeper into her project ‘Baby Farm Toys’. Toys that strengthen the immune system of baby’s. How? ‘By smelling real nature’.