A new generation of American design arrives at Furniture expo. In shows of young designers garde objects that foriscono in the campus of excellence SCAD.
The innovative creations of the young talents of the academic program of Furniture Design of the prestigious American university Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) promise to surprise the audience of the Salone del Mobile2012 in Milan.
Fresh style and solid content in the research and planning, the objects will be presented to Salone Satellite Rho Fiera from the 17 22 April and also in a special event to Fuori Salone that will match exhibition and cocktail party at the Design Library, in Zona Tortona, the 19 April.
On the evening of extraordinary 19 April at Design Library, SCAD will exhibit products that impress. As the chair Yeti, Mark Leveno, steel, foam and natural wool, whose name is inspired by the legendary "Abominable Snowman", in reference to his unusual seat. And the stool Colchone, de John Mc Mahon, walnut, mahogany or maple and aluminum, playing with the visual perception thanks to the consistent superfcie wood and the design that evokes the softness of a cushion. Both designers participating in the Master of Fine Arts. Already in the Satellite, a different exposure. Bradley Bowers, degree in Industrial Design and participating in the Master of Arts, perform the original vessel Om homemade card and latex and has a strong artistic expression dovutaalla its unusual shape. By the same designer, Shell, a decorative object that plays with a sense of stability, and the container table multifunctional Mona. Matt Gray, frequenter of the Master of Fine Arts, will offer them, a table that encourages a new type of tactile and visual experience for the unconventional use of materials, and Ante, a number of objects in the shape of horns to be fixed to the wall, used as hangers or artistic decorations, which create a contrast between nature and artefacts. Alejandro Figueredo, the degree course in Industrial Design, will exhibit two lamps, a table, Ligna, and another suspended, Gira, both of its product line on the issue of balance and tension. Turns, for example, explores movement and stability, achieving harmony through pieces addicts tied to a single point. This object rotates in space, enabling the light to rediscover the shadows. The draft Bowers, Gray and Figueredo make up the consortium of professional design directed by students titled Studio PLZ DNT TCH.
The Savannah College of Art and Design is a private university, a non proft accredited undergraduate degrees and master's degree in different locations and through e-learning program, which prepares students for professional careers by offering more than 40 study areas. Diversifcato The student body is made up of people from all US states and more than 100 nations. The program SCAD Furniture Design is based on the teaching of design processes through which iprodotti are designed, developed, manufactured and marketed.
SCAD is a member of the Academic Council perl'Arredamento Sustainable, a nonprofit group that promotes environmentally-friendly practices among manufacturers, retailers and consumers. Students are encouraged to search for new applications for traditional practices, giving importance to the issue of sustainability.
Fuori Salone: SCAD special night - show + cocktail party 19 April (Thursday) - from the 19.00 22.00 Design Library - Via Savona 11 - Milan (Zona Tortona)
Salone Satellite - Stand A35 From the 17 22 April - from the 9.30 18.30 Fiera Milano Rho.