Marijn van der Poll founded his multidisciplinary design studio in 2000. His designs have been published in leading magazines such as Wallpaper and Domus. His work has been shown in museums around the world including the Victoria&Albert Museum in London and the Kunsthal in Rotterdam and is part of the collections of amongst others the San Francisco MOMA. TIME magazine voted his design Do hit as a collectable design must have. He also advises governmental organisations like the Dutch Association of Municipalities and the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure on social design and innovation.
In 2010 he was co curator of the internationally renowned Dutch Design Week. He is a permanent faculty member at the Design Academy Eindhoven. He holds a BA in Industrial Design from the Design Academy and a MSc from the University of Nebraska.
He developed a method to demystify creative thinking and to train the individual professional in idea generation. By taking it out of the realm of collective brainstorms and turning it into an individual targeted thinking skill.