Jan Jongert: Superuse Studios
Jan Jongert is a pioneer of the notion of upcycling in architecture. With his previous studio, 2012 Architects, he developed the digital Harvest Map to locate and organize potential building materials. With Superuse Studios in Rotterdam, he designs interiors and buildings and develops strategies to facilitate the transition to a responsible society. He focuses on developing tools and processes to realize tangible projects that empower local exchange and production, as an alternative to transporting and wasting our resources, products, and components around the globe.