Papers

Interviews and articles

“The Ladder to Emotional Design” – IE Magazine, Spain (2015), featured interview

“Interview with Marco van Hout on Emotion-Driven Design” – Architecting Happiness, April 2015 (Spain) – Interview

“Entrevista con Marco van Hout – Emotion-driven Design” (in Spanish) – Diseño y Emociones, August 2014 (Chile) – Interview

“Teoria e prática do Design Emocional” (In Portuguese) – IDEA magazine August 2014 (Brazil) – Interview | download the pdf

“Socially Responsive Design” – Connecting the Dots magazine September 2012 – interview | download the pdf

“Emotionele Beleving in een Buisje: fans zijn de nieuwe marketing” (in Dutch) – CLOU magazine July 2011 | download the pdf

“Making Consumers More Emotional about Your Product” – Interview in ‘Food and Beverage Reporter’ (South Africa), May 2011.

“Emotion in Motion – when it all feels natural” – Article for the special issue of 100% Design Tokyo ‘Created in Holland’, October 2008.

Interview with Luis Lopez Toledo of Chile Pais de Diseno. Read the interview on his weblog.

Interview with the Slovenian design magazine KLIK. Read the interview on their website (In Slovenian)

“El nuevo diseño industrial antepone las emociones a la funcionalidad del objeto”
Feature newspaper article – La Nueva España, 14 December 2007.

“Mercado global, Emociones globales, Diseño global?”
Online article published at online magazine Capire.info from Chile. November 2007.

“Design & Emotion – Marco van Hout”
An interview with me in the no1 Korean interior design magazine “E-Housing”. September 2007 Edition.

“Global Market, Global Emotion, Global Design?”
Online article for UIGarden.net (weaving usability and cultures) about cultural contexts and emotional experiences.

Get Emotional! How designers can understand and research the emotional impact of design and incorporate emotion in the design process”
Online article for Taxi Design Network

“Vuelvete Emocional!”

online article series for Chile Pais de Diseño (Santiago, Chile)

“Living A Part Together: Lasting Relationships Can be fun!” 
In 2006 I was asked to write an article for TuttoBeNe 2006 in Milan, Italy. The article was published in the theme paper that was distributed just before and during the event.

“Emotie en Productontwerp”
In 2004 I interviewed the legendary Donald Norman together with my friend Javier Cañada. This interview was published in the Dutch magazine “Product” and the Spanish magazine “Visual”. You can also find it on this website though in the interviews section.