OpenTalk 54: Do we need blue apples?

OPENTALK 54 – MAR 5, 2024


Marije Vogelzang is a visionary designer, speaker, author, and a world-renowned pioneer in the realm of food design. With a distinguished career that spans the globe, Marije has successfully exhibited her groundbreaking work worldwide. Her transformative designs have graced renowned institutions such as the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian in New York.

As a captivating speaker, Marije takes to international stages. Her remarkable ability to blend creativity, philosophy, and food has made her a sought-after figure in the industry. Through her talks, she challenges conventional thinking, ignites imagination, and provokes new perspectives on the intersection of nourishment and human experience.

In addition to her global impact as a designer, Marije Vogelzang has spent eight years as the head of the «Food Non Food Department» at Design Academy Eindhoven.

Marije’s passion for transforming our relationship with food extends beyond exhibitions and lectures. As an author, her latest book, «Lick It: Challenge the Way We Experience Food,» revolutionizes our understanding of the act of eating. Marije invites readers on a thought-provoking journey, encouraging them to question norms and conventions. Through sensory exploration and imaginative concepts, she challenges us to expand our palates and unlock the extraordinary connections between nourishment, creativity, and the human experience.