As a designer, Sofie Leenen is fascinated by the origin of crafts, manufacturing processes, custructive techniques and material developments. She beliefs it is important to question how we developed our spatial environment. Starting by an investigates towards traditional techniques to create new possibilities within a making proces. During these processes she works closely with various makers, industries or a specific surrounding. To show the diversity of the design, Leenen strives for appreciation in quality, durability and comfort.
projects: carpet/basket (braided weave), curtains (seasonal curtains), spatial separation
panel (glass, window scala), tableware (thick, thicker, thickest), cabinets (architectural structures).