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Sustainable furniture design and speculative materials | Event on the interzum @home 2021 Konferenz für Design und Innovation

Sustainable furniture design and speculative materials

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04.05.2021 | 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sustainability, Furniture Design, Speculative materials

english Konferenz für Design und Innovation

The event

Floor van Ast will present her work at Design Post Köln, about two companies (Zeitraum, Arco/with Occony) that have seriously engaged in development and production of sustainable furniture, with high transparency to the consumer and the public. Her talk is completed by an guided tour through the field of speculative materials, with materials concepts and realisations by Dutch and other international designers and researchers.


Meet the Senior Experts online: interactive Master Classes on „Materials and Sustainability“

e.g. Dr. Anne Stenros, Karl Johan Bertilsson, Albin Kälin and Prof. Marina-Elena Wachs, to name just a few. Duration: 2 hours. 5 and 6 May 2021, on Zoom.

Martin Beeh and the team propose paid Master Classes that are hold by 12 speakers and Senior Experts of the network. The Master Classes offer a direct, interactive online dialogue with our Senior Experts. In the Master Classes, the respective topic is presented, case studies discussed and hands-on exoercises are hold, to engage with the Senior Experts and all participants. The participants will get a Master Class documents, free access to the recording and an exclusive Materials Box, containing 10 stunning sustainable materials.

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Photo: Fred Ernst