"I design shit."
- Marije Vogelzang.
The leading name in food design, Dutch Marije Vogelzang uses food as a tool to interact, explore, engage and enjoy. In the past 12 years, she created dozens of installations, performances and other projects focusing on food. Vogelzang is also the founder and designer of the experimental restaurant PROEF in Rotterdam and Amsterdam.
DesignMarch opens with DesignTalks, a one-day-long series of lectures on topical issues within the creative industries. This year, the theme for the Talks is cross-disciplinary collaboration.