Kolhapur is known for rich heritage of art, architecture and culture of India. The suburb of Kolhapur is a textile hub of India. Designers have taken local context and have used recycled Paper Tubes that are used to roll the fabric. Creating an experience through fusion of sustainable and Natural Materials with organic pattern is the key factor in this design. Designers have taken advantage of natural breeze through to evolve the concept of creating interactive ceiling. Waves formed by the pattern of paper tubes oscillate with the wind that creates drama and interaction keeps guests engaged.
Learning Chinese can be very visual. Chinese characters look like complicated drawings to people who don't know Chinese. YiQi Hanzi flashcards use design thinking and drawing to make the characters understandable to everyone to spread Chinese culture and the beauty of Chinese characters. The flashcards design also incorporates technology. The QR code on each card takes users to the YiQi Hanzi online learning center to expand the learning resources for each character. The whole experience design makes it easy for people to learn and memorize characters.
The Crystal Opera House is the designer's tribute to classical architecture and art. The giant crystal hoisting device is a structural whole, using millions of crystal, re-engraving the visual features of the classical enclosed box with crystal, a very modern material. The device has tried many impossible shapes and arrangements, done a lot of research and development and 3D models, and explored more breakthroughs in the shape and limitations of the crystal suspension device. To convey the strong artistic atmosphere of the traditional classical opera house to the public.
Located in Sanlitun Beijing, 42 HK brands were house in a Style HK Show to sell and test the market in the northeastern region of China. A design response was required to standout amongst the venue surrounding of new modern angular buildings. In response, the concept “Flowing Vogue” was used. This had connotations of bringing Hong Kong style influences to Beijing and also for sites specific reasons to bring the visitors from outside to flow into our indoor space. Six futuristic domes were produced to house 12 of HK’s top brands using eco-friendly paper banners and fabric materials.
Design and Information Technology have changed the way we live our everyday lives. Development of effective 3D Printing techniques have inspired me to think about a creative methodology for Information Design. My selected projects aim to explore a tangible communication through data-driven fabrication. I hope these practices foster the way we perceive data and eventually create new experiences which allow users to be more engaged with data.
This new prestigious Trophy is to celebrate the “Best Player in Europe”, awarded by top soccer federation UEFA, and was presented for the first time to 2012 winner Andrés Iniesta of FC Barcelona soccer club. Designwerk were commissioned to create concepts for the Trophy, and after 3 months spent developing various design ideas, followed by a complex production process, the final Trophy was cast in metal with a highly reflective silver finish. It will no doubt take pride of place in the homes of the “Best Player in Europe” for years to come.
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