Established as a design collective in 1993 by Gijs Bakker and Renny Ramakers, Droog incorporates the work of an international cadre of contemporary designers working with low-cost industrial or recycled materials to create a broad assembly of international designs that are plain and practical. With more than 150 diverse objects whose only criteria is that they must be informed by cultural developments and by the designer’s intuition, Droog advises its designers to act more as fine artists, developing concepts that make people think.
Supported by UM Ross School of Business, and the Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA).
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