Open call


    Kopvol – architecture & psychology invites Dutch designers and makers from the creative industries to become part of the RUN-Cluster Design Team and develop a unique health care environment and long-term relationship to the German Health Care Market.


    The task of the design team is to transform the RUN-Cluster concept into convincing design solutions that foster the functional and healing component of the RUN-environment. The concept will be split up in clearly defined design tasks for each designer with keeping the overall concept in mind.


We call for

  • independent designers with a studio in the Netherlands, or Dutch designers who live abroad;
  • designers with an affinity in designing for children;
  • designers with (preferably) experience in healthcare design;

We call for:

  • an industrial designer
  • an interactive designer
  • an interior designer


What you get is:

  • exposure on the German Market
  • fruitful exchanges with other talented and motivated designers.
  • being a part of an interesting project

The financial compensation includes the travel costs to the two workshops plus a fixed fee for presenting at the Symposium in Freiburg: (incl. travel costs+ hotel): 1000,- (incl. VAT)


  • Motivation letter (child design/ design team/ hospitalization), max 500words
  • CV
  • Portfolio

You can send your application to:


15 Januari’16:   Open Call
15 March’16:     Application Deadline
01 April’16:        Notifications
15 April’16:        Workshop I in Rotterdam
20 May’16:         Workshop II in Rotterdam
02 August’16:    Workshop III in Rotterdam
October’16:        Presentation/ Symposium in Freiburg