The “Tischbombe” is an invention by the Swiss Max Amsler in the sixties. Now in 2013 “KAWOOM” a new Swiss company is launching just before New Years Day! Different types for all ages with well selected components for a great party, like: “MONSTERPONG” for the little once to the “KULTKABINETT” for adults.
Minimalist electronic music was an important source of inspiration for the D6 installation. Designers Van der Vecht & Schwaerzler sampled a host of models and drawings in their attempts to articulate sound in three dimensions, creating a whole new grammar of forms, amongst which was the Dynamic no.6 (D6). The single piece was shown at the “Neue Räume” fair in Zurich.
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WATCH THE MOVIE (In German) «Gestern, heute, morgen – Die Schweiz als Designstandort » by Depot Basel
The concept of the “Highly Recommended” Sales-Exhibition is simple, but works: Like chain of Artists and Designers, always one is proposing the next one.
Until December 21. At Affaire46 in Zurich
Ceramics by Debora Kurer from the Ceramic School of Berne. The every year presentation “Allerllei” (all sorts of things) is an exhibition where it’s also possible to buy the work of the students.
Wednesday 13. Until Friday 22. November 2013, Mo bis Fr 8am – , 9pm Sa 8am – noon,
Schänzlihalde 31, 3013 Bern
Schule für Gestaltung Bern und Biel
Keramikdesign Fachklasse KDFK
The bench «BENCH EXERCISE» designed and built by Sebastian Marbacher facilitates the gathering of people and celebrates the act of sitting together in a public space.
Lausanne-based Kissthedesign gallery currently shows the exhibition CÉRAMIQUE that explores the different sides of the material ceramic. The exhibition is not intended to show an exhaustive overview of the contemporary ceramic production, but is more focused in the decorative and narrative potential of the material.
The image above shows Dimitri Bähler’s Patterns & Colors project, where t he developed a technique of embossing, during a residency at EKWC, the European Centre for Ceramic in Den Bosch (NL), that allow to apply patterns on volumes combining texture and coloured glaze with a latex foil.
Kissthedesign Gallery, Lausanne
Exhibition from October 18 ’til december 21, 2013
ECAL invites to celebrate the launch of its new publication 30 Years of Swiss Typographic Discourse in the Typografische Monatsblätter with a panel discussion at Wednesday at the ZHDK. 6.30 pm Introduction by the authors of the book I 7.00 pm Panel discussion with Gilles Gavillet (graphic designer, Geneva), April Greiman (artist-designer, Los Angeles), Jonas Voegeli (graphic designer, Zurich) and Moderator Roland Früh. I 8.15 pm Cocktail30 Years of Swiss Typographic Discourse in the Typografische Monatsblätter by Louise Paradis with Roland Früh and François Rappo. Edited by ECAL, published by Lars Müller Publishers. Wednesday 16.10.2013, Zürcher Hochschule der Künste, Vortragssaal. Ausstellungsstrasse 60, 8005 Zurich.
Read more about the open lectures by Master of Arts in Design in Zurich.
Picts and texte and drinks at 6pm 3. October at the Trace Gallery (scroll down)
A collaborative exhibition between HELMRINDERKNECHT and invited guest galleries.
Mobiles by: Mark Braun, Frédéric Dedelley, Martí Guixé, Lucien Gumy, Alfredo Häberli, Florian Hauswirth, Nicolas Le Moigne, Loris&Livia, Matylda Krzykowski, Philippe Malouin, Moritz Schmid, Judith Seng, Flynn Talbot, Alex Valder, Robert A. Wettstein.
opening: 26th Septmber 7pm
Twenty-one kids from Basel celebrate their first opening at Depot Basel – Read more.
Tonight there is a tour guided by Franco Clivio itself. Read more.
Read more about Fritz Jakob Graebers Industrial Design diploma project at ZHdK.
Florian Hauswirth presents next week his first bedroom furniture collection. Read More
The Florian Hauswirth Industrial Craft tableware collection is out at the XXL Manor stores in Basel, Zurich, Emmen, Genf, Lausanne, Lugano, Chavannes and Vevey.
Contemporary designers interpret the «stabelle» – the archetypical alpine chair. Their designs will be shown in dialogue with the historical interiors at the Engadine Museum.
More than 80 boutiques and studios specializing in furniture, home accessories, jewellery, shoes and fashion are drawing attention to their creative output. This weekend is Kreislauf in Zurich! Read more.