product design
IV-Walk alissa rees

IV-WALK

IV-Walk is a portable IV-Pole that stimulates the mobility in hospitals with the aim to accelerate recovery of the patient. Instead of the cold metal pole, the IV-Walk is soft and flexible. The product allows patients to walk around more freely, ...

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HOSPICHIC

HOSPICHIC is a set of four elements that enable an atmospheric dinner in hospital. It demonstrates how little we need to create a warm environment in a sterile room. According to Rees we underestimate the power of atmosphere to accelerate ...

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Baby Farm Toys

After critical illness, Alissa Rees received a total new immune system at the age of 21. Because of this unique experience she became aware of the fact how valuable a good working immune system is. She realized that if we want to develop our ...

BALANCE YOUR BEAD

balance your bead

A simple and playful object designed for people that are dealing with low energy. People with low energy are constantly balancing between being active and taking rest. This objects helps them to get an insight in their energy level. ...

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scream the field

In cities, institutions and even in our own houses we are often not allowed to scream at the top of our lungs. We will be judged, feared or labelled. By placing simple but pure scream objects in the fields, Alissa Rees creates space to release ...

ANIMAL TOUCH

animal touch

In 2050 we are on our way to get alienated from our own bodies. To prevent  becoming lonely creatures, we need to start stimulating the body contact on a younger age.  ‘Animal touch’ is a small and simple way of playing and creating a strong ...

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violence of violet

Alissa Rees en Billie van Katwijk felt the need to broaden the common vision of flowers being soft and feminine. The beautiful figurative and non-figurative patterns are created in a cruel way by using intensive hammering on a folded sheet to ...

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porcelain bag

In a poetic way the collection 'bottom up' and 'Tiny hands' show the fragile moments in Rees her health. The hand painted scenes are referring to her so called 'new angle'  that she discovered during prolonged lying. Rees creates on the first ...

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lifeless roads

The diverse online audio stories ('Overbrug verhalen'), are helping the listeners to bridge the lifeless roads in the Netherlands. The role of the environment and the objects on the road, together with the option to choose your time and season ...