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Throughout Milan Design Week, the blokes from La Bolleur are turning Zona Tortona right into a literal playground with their Mini Golf set up. You’ll find their area at By way of Vogehra eleven in Milan, Italy. Just remember to’re as much as par!
It has been 5 years since Timon van der Hijden, Zowie Jannink and Steie van Vugt determined to vary the scene at La Bolleur — a former brothel within the metropolis of Eindhoven. They actually reworked this inglorious lounge and made it their very own by enterprise main artistic tasks which the town of Eindhoven by no means skilled earlier than.
La Bolleur revived and immediately turned a really honorable cultural assembly place the place individuals might get collectively. The environment was set by establishing a totally working (pop up) restaurant for 2 years in a row, plus a legendary comedy night time with Hollands’ main comedians. In addition to the various performances by musicians and DJs, quite a few film nights and exhibitions earlier than this re-established lounge was demolished.
Within the meantime La Bolleur had develop into a multidisciplinary collective with a enjoyable sense of self-worth and with 5 new members; Cris Bartels, Bram Burger, Ivo J. Daniëls, Mark van Gennip and Frank Winnubst. A brand new location introduced itself quite shortly within the type of an deserted farmhouse within the metropolis middle of Eindhoven that was renamed — in fact — La Bolleur.
It comes as no shock that this collective with their “palms-on” mentality appeared on many occasions everywhere in the Netherlands and even exhibited on the Salone del Cellular in Milan. There, they have been additionally chargeable for the notorious unannounced get together in an empty pool the place hundreds of individuals have been current.
As we speak La Bolleur is extra seen than ever, particularly after profitable a Dutch Design Award in 2009 for his or her wonderful technique of speaking their model. La Bolleur introduced itself as a mini golf membership; with a self constructed 9 gap course and a clubhouse with bar. With a theme like mini golf, which appeals to many individuals La Bolleur proved once more that they will additionally serve a extra broad and numerous viewers and even create occasions that maybe appeared out of their league…