Marjan van Aubel is an award-winning solar designer whose innovative practice spans the fields of sustainability, design and technology. In collaboration with scientists, engineers and institutions such as Swarovski and ECN.TNO, the Dutch Energy Centre, she works to promote extreme energy efficiency through intelligent design. Through her practice, she strives to redefine our current relationship with solar technology. Her aim is to make the products suitable for the mass market and accessible to all. In 2018 she won the Climate Action Challenge by What Design Can Do. In 2017, Swarovski named her the Designer of the Future. In 2016 she received WIRED’s Innovation Award, the Wallpaper Design Award and was chosen to be the “Radicale Vernieuwer” (Radical Pioneer) Netherlands.