The Concept AeR was selected as a top 10 Nominee for the Green Concept Award 2021 in the Category Building Components. The Green Product & Concept Award is awarded annually to products & concepts that stand out in terms of design, innovation & sustainability.
Jury statement – “Ingenious idea and clever design solution.”
AeR uses the photosynthetic property of photobionts in indoor environments. Supported by existing research, and in consultation with the department of Bio-Physics at Wageningen University AeR is a collaborative process for design interventions in the field of Biotechnology. According to author Richard Levins in the book Tactile Biopolitics ‘‘The paradox between biology and culture lie within the isolated intelligence between science and humanities‘‘.