Studio MAKY

Design and Art Installation by Kwannie & Man-Yee

New drawing contest for the Zeehond op Zuid 2019

Category : news · No Comments · by Mar 19th, 2019

Last week we had 2 drawing contests for the new coat of the ‘Zeehond op Zuid’. This year we will work together with the seniors and children from the area Hillesluis in Rotterdam. We visited the ‘Huiskamer van de Wijk Hillesluis’ and the ‘Sportspeeltuin Hillesluis’ to draw with us for the design.

Kunstbende Bandana’s!!!

Category : news · No Comments · by Mar 14th, 2019

On March 10, we were at the Paard in the Hague to give the contestants and visitors of the KUNSTBENDE (category bands and dj) a quick bandana workshop.

Would you also like to know how you can fold a cool Kunstbende yellow/black bandana in a headband, bow, small bag or something else…. Visit also our other bandana workshop at Kunstbende Noord-Holland and Kunstbende Zuid-Holland, on April 14, 2019.

Moreover, it is super fun to experience the KUNSTBENDE (young talent contest between 12-18 years) talent day on April 14, and check out these new talents of the future!!!!

Drawing sessions for the new Badkonijn 2019

Category : news · No Comments · by Mar 5th, 2019

Last week we had our 2nd drawing session gathering for the new Badkonijn 2019.

In total we received around 40 new inspiring drawings!!! Thank you all for joining these events! This week we will announce which drawing we are going to use for the new colorful coat of the Badkonijn:)

Big thanks also to the locations ‘Bewonersorganisatie Blijdorp’, ‘Humanitas Jan van der Ploeghuis’ and ‘De Waerschut’, for this year’s collaboration with our project!!!

Our Mega Bed is traveling for OBA100

Category : news · No Comments · by Mar 5th, 2019

Our Mega Bed is already traveling for a month through Amsterdam. Did you already read a book in our bad? Noooooo…… There are still plenty of opportunities to see the bed!

Locations to check out the Mega Bed:

Wednesday, March 6 OBA Banne
Wednesday, March 20 OBA Mercatorplein
Saturday, March 23 OBA De Hallen
Wednesday, April 3 OBA Javaplein
Wednesday 17 April OBA Buitenveldert
Wednesday, May 1 OBA Osdorp
Wednesday 8 May OBA Slotermeer

Check for more info at or at ROSE Stories or just come by to try the bed and read your favorite book!

Mega Bed op locatie OBA Bijlmer
Mega Bed op locatie OBA Banne
Mega Bed locatie OBA Mercatorplein (with our 2 interns Mirthe & Manon)

Drawing sessions for the new design of the Badkonijn 2019, Vroesenpark

Category : news · No Comments · by Feb 11th, 2019
Drawing sessions for the new design of the Badkonijn 2019, Vroesenpark

We are searching for the new design of the Badkonijn 2019, this summer at the Vroesenpark. On February 13 and…

Preparing for OBA100, Amsterdam

Category : news · No Comments · by Feb 6th, 2019

At the moment we are very busy with the preparations of our mega XXL bed. Because the OBA (Openbare Biblioheek Amsterdam) exists 100 years, they organized a special program during the coming 3 months. And our huge bed is traveling along several different OBA’s.

Check this website to see where our bed is during the coming 3 months and for the full program of the bed:

Decoration for the Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

Category : news · No Comments · by Dec 26th, 2018

The Stedelijk Museum Schiedam asked us to think about some activities during their small winter holiday festival ‘Kerstival’ (

We designed for them a special Christmas star Wishing Wall. The star is inspired by their new logo, an Asterix. Visiters could knot their wishing ribbon on the wall. And we also pimped up a bit their photobooth area with a special made Gingerbread man and some other suits:)


Chess exhibition is open at the Public Libraby Rotterdam

Category : news · No Comments · by Dec 21st, 2018

Come at visit the interesting Chess Exhibition at the Public Library Rotterdam till January 20, 2019!

Enjoy in this special exhibition different kind of beautiful and strange chess games, historical facts and wonderful anecdotes about the game that has been connecting people for centuries.

Mega Nutcrackers for the Central Library Rotterdam

Category : news · No Comments · by Dec 8th, 2018

Our NutcracKing en Queen are almost ready to be exposed! They can be found from coming  Monday, next to the Christmas tree and Chess exhibition at the Central library Rotterdam.

#NutcracKingandQueen #laatstenootjes

Kleurplaat Badkonijn 2019

Category : news · No Comments · by Dec 5th, 2018

Voor het Badkonijn project 2019 zij wij alvast begonnen met de nieuwe ontwerpwedstrijd voor het kleurrijke jasje van het Badkonijn. Ben/Ken je een senior die graag mee wilt doen met de ontwerpwedstrijd?

Download dan de kleurplaat en lever hem voor 20 dec in bij de Bewonersorganisatie Blijdorp of stuur hem op!

PS. Wij zijn ook op zoek naar senioren die graag mee helpen schilderen van het Badkonijn in maart 2019.

Mocht je daar interesse in hebben of vragen hebben over het project, mail ons dan naar:

Het winnende tekenontwerp van 2018 van de winnaren Corrie (78 jaar) en de uiteindelijke beschildering: