'Tactile Research Lab / Light Test'
Eek is heading the Tactile Research Lab since 2009 at theArtScience Interfaculty of the Royal Conservatory and the Royal Academy in The Hague (NL). Her classes are dealing with all sorts of physical and lightweight structures. With a focus on various topics: manufactured and edible landscapes, wearables, lightweight structures and bio-grown matters. The aim is to find your own way in all of these processes in order to merge digital and tactile worlds. Its a place for synesthetic and playful exploration to create new experiences coming from 0.
Outputs of the lab are amongst presented at Salone Internationale del Mobile - Milano, Van Gogh Museum - Amsterdam, TransNatural - Amsterdam, Korzo Theater -The Hague.