van Aubel

An award-winning innovative solar design practice that brings solar energy into daily life.

The studio is creating lasting change through solar design, integrating solar power seamlessly into our environments such as in buildings and objects.

Most notable works are the Solar Roof of Netherlands Pavilion at the World Expo 2020 in Dubai, Sunne, Current Table and Power Plant.


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Solar Communications Intern

We are on the mission to integrate solar energy into our daily lives and make it accessible to everyone. At Marjan van Aubel Studio, an award-winning solar design studio, we are changing the perspective on solar energy by integrating it more into our daily lives. The innovative practice spans the fields of sustainability, design and technology. As we are expanding our studio we are looking for an intern that can help us to share our work with the world. Some upcoming projects you will be communicating on include Expo 2020 Dubai, a recently launched solar light Sunne and an upcoming Solar Biennale amongst other projects.


You will shine if you:
_ Are interested in design
_ Are passionate about sustainability
_ Are curious about the world of solar
_ Are a great communicator and organiser
_ Are analytical and have an eye for detail
_ Enjoy writing
_ Enjoy working in a team


_ Maintaining social media accounts
_ Content creation and copywriting
_ Drafting press releases
_ Creating newsletters
_ Keeping the website up to date
_ Managing the Sunne Kickstarter Community


_ You are based in Amsterdam
_ Available 3 days a week
_ Available for 3 months (with possible 3 month extension)
_ Starting in September 2021
_ Available to work in office and sometimes remotely
_ You are fluent in English
_ Dutch is great but not a must
_ Adobe photoshop skills
_ Experience with Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube & Pinterest
_ Facebook advertising is great but not a must


Studio Environment:
_ Small team of Solar enthusiasts
_ Bright, plant-filled studio
_ Fun, creative atmosphere
_ Team lunch
_ Studio on the canal in the centre of Amsterdam


Interested? Email your motivation and C.V. to

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Studio film Nieuwe Instituut


Foam China

Foaming expanding porcelain.

Foaming volcanic rock

This is an impression of a research trip to the island of Stromboli by James Shaw and Marjan van Aubel.