Projects

This overview shows our current projects. For older projects that have been completed, visit our project archive.

  • We make
    Open Design Lab
    Mobilising the arts for an inclusive digital transformation: a response to societal challenges proposed by the fast-pacing digital transformation.
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    The internet is broken, but alternatives are available. We call the collection of these open, fair and safe alternatives the Public Stack.
  • We make
    Open Design Lab
    Today’s mass-produced product creation is expensive, risky and unsustainable. SMEs and maker communities across Europe are coming together to…
  • We code
    Commons Lab
    The research project Contemporary Commoning focuses on the ways the commons can contribute to new forms of (digital) public space and initiate…
  • Waag
    Interface
    Until summer, Waag will be experimenting with warranting privacy for participants in our public events.
  • We code
    Smart Citizens Lab
    Waternet strives to make the participative approach their standard approach in working, when possible and relevant. Waag's Smart Citizen Lab, aimed…
  • We make
    TextileLab
    LABS: Future Interiors aims to take the first step towards the creation of a living interior piece. A collaboration between Studio Samira Boon, Waag…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    In het project hackathon groene steden komen initiatieven bijeen die zich focussen op het vergroenen van steden. Waag organiseert vier groen-…
  • We code
    Commons Lab
    Can serious games help us to reimagine our political and economic system? We aim to discover the potential of serious games to help us reclaim the…
  • We make
    TextileLab
    On the newly emerged Wadden island of Zaankogerland, historian Stientje Molenaar is researching worn and household textiles from after the Great…
  • We code
    Commons Lab
    ATELIER is a five-year project funded by the European Commission that focuses on shaping energy-positive neighbourhoods. Residents, local…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    The government is working on a framework for the use of algorithms. Waag investigates how this framework works in practice. Does it ask relevant…