Podcast

leek field in the netherlands lighted up in blue and red light as part of the luminous installation Grow by Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde
“Grow” by Daan Roosegaarde: Rays of Hope in Dystopian Times

The latest light-installation by Dutch artist-designer Daan Roosegaarde turns a 20,000 square-meter leek field into a luminous dreamscape of red and blue light. It’s a tribute to the farmers cultivating the fields that feed the world while also inspiring us to imagine a more sustainable future.

La Metropolitana: Making a Difference with Design

In this episode, we share the story of Mexican design studio La Metropolitana, who established a pilot project, that tackles social issues resulting from internal migration.

Brent Leggs, director of the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund
Brent Leggs on Preserving African American History

This episode, we set on an acoustic journey through African American culture and visit places like Nina Simone’s childhood home, the birthplace of hip hop in New York, and, among others, Villa Lewaro, the legacy of America’s first female millionaire, Madame C.J. Walker.

artist michael jantzen
Green Buildings: How Michael Jantzen Challenges Architecture Through Art

The American artist Michael Jantzen merges art and architecture to create sustainable architectural structures. In this podcast episode, he shares his learnings on sustainable design.

Ethical Fashion: Akosua Afriyie-Kumi
Akosua Afriyie-Kumi on How to Build a Successful Ethical Fashion Brand

In our podcast premiere, fashion designer and entrepreneur Akosua Afriyie-Kumi shares what it takes to build an ethical fashion brand and how the racial inequalities she encountered in the fashion industry motivated her to take this step.