Massoud Hassani at Dutch Design Week

Posted 7th November 2012 • By Design Indaba • Topic Industrial Design • Category Interviews in Design Indaba TVDutch Design Week 2012
Massoud Hassani created an exhibition space in his living room for Dutch Design Week 2012.

Afghan-born designer Massoud Hassani draws much inspiration from his cultural heritage. Having been based in the Netherlands for some years now, Hassani has researched Afghan culture and designed a number of products, based on the research that relates to his homeland. Here he talks about collaborating with his brother on designing a device to remove dangerous landmines from the plains of Afghanistan. Hassani also shows the cookware range he designed that also incorporates Afghan influence.


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Massoud Hassani is an Afghan-born product designer interested in applying design thinking to solving complex social issues.