Famous Names

Dutch speakers have made their mark in history particularly in the arts and science and this legacy is continued to this day with Dutch and Flemish designers, architects and DJ’s celebrated worldwide.

The information you see here gives you some idea of the scope of the talent of Dutch speakers from the past to today. After you have had a stroll around all these wonderful objects and people have a go at the quiz.

Click on the image or words to read more information below and then try the quiz.

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Product Design

‘Droog’ is a world famous Amsterdam-based collective of Dutch designers who create unusual and quirky but somehow classic furniture and accessories. ‘Droog’ is Dutch for ‘dry’; it refers to the sense of humour shown in the design.

Have a look at www.droog.com.