"New Crafts" The exhibition presents lamp designs that are the result of a collaboration between the designer and representatives of craft professions. “Nowe Rzemiosło” presents also a detailed process of creation of individual components in the workshops of craftsmen such as metal spinner, stonemason, glass-blower, ceramicist, and locksmith.
Recipe for small design is an innovative educational project that consists of an exhibition and a publication. We invited to cooperate daring designers and project groups that agreed to share their ideas on the basis of Creative Commons license. Thus, the title recipes – created for recipients of all ages – give an opportunity to create by oneself the objects according to the designers’ ideas.
"The Wardrobe" The project was carried out in cooperation with the students of the second year of design at the Pedagogical University of Cracow, under didactic supervision of Bartosz Mucha, a 2D and 3D designer involved in projects at the interface of art and design, the founder of the Poorex brand.
"Medusa Design Projects" During the first days of the exhibition Petra Lilja will be working in the exhibition, making and decor painting jewelry. The exhibition will also show glasses and mirrors by Petra Lilja who’s methods consists of deconstruction and remixing new and recycled materials. Other pieces shown are mirrors, glasses and furniture.
"Resolute - design changes" The exhibition explores the current state of social responsibility taken up by designers. In vigorous projects these firm designers are determined to contribute to the process of change in society and their profession. Based on moderation, inspiration and engagement they encourage people to shape their opinions and stimulate them to take action.
Curator: Tabanda The mission of the Test Zone is simple – to become familiar with the materials: wood, paper, metal and textiles. We’ll let you explore their qualities, test the potential of each of them and use them creatively to construct objects according to our own ideas.
NASZ collection is an outcome of a research and development project that has worked as a catalyst of the creativity based on the resourcefulness in design. Characteristic for the times of austerity, the resourcefulness, when confronted with the possibilities of contemporary design and advanced and innovative industry, becomes an exceptional design strategy of an invaluable capacity.
City Lust is a book and exhibition that is a portrait of five cities – Dubai, Guangzhou, Lagos, Houston, and London – the project explores the social realities of the globalized market economy and asks: What does a connected world actually look like? Charlie photographed the dense web of influences between these geographically distinct cities, in which the same products, symbols, architectures, colors, brands, nationalities and activities reappear consistently.
Mebel marzeń 2014 is unique initiative of “BIZNES meble.pl”. It started with the contest “Mebel dziecięcych marzeń 2014” addresses to children and youth. Ten works of little artists became an inspiration for young designers, including students, graduates in furniture and interior designing and amateurs as well who participated in the following contest: “Spełnij dziecięce marzenia 2014”. The exhibitions presents awarded works of children, designs of young designers and chosen prototypes.
Illustration from “M jak mieszkanie” magazine, photo: Łukasz Zandecki, Sebastian Oleksik, Mariusz Bykowski, Kalbar
Red Bull Doodle Art (one-day exhibition). What are doodles? They are drawings – from complicated sketches to simple yet abstractive shapes. Typical examples of “doodles” can be found in student notepads, often somewhere on the side of a page. Red Bull’s project is a student-targeted, countrywide contest for the best works called “doodles”.
This Project, initiated by Antje Majewski, touches upon the issue of biodiversity, as exemplified by apples. What is the starting point for her work is the history of the fruit, its cultivation and distribution methods, and the impact of global economy on the reduction and control of the number of subspecies available on the market.
3Details of Lodz is a project implemented in the first half of 2014 by the Museum of the City of Lodz with the substantial technological and content-related support of the Rabbit Form company and the financial contribution of the Orange Foundation under the Orange Academy programme.