Chromo Zones
Shoplifter / Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir
18 september 2020–17 januari 2021
Galleri 3
Kulturhuset Stadsteatern 2020

Icelandic Shoplifter at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern

Shoplifter / Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir is one of Iceland’s leading artists. Her practice expands the boundaries between visual art, performance, fashion, traditional crafts and design. Shoplifter’s breakthrough on the international art scene came with her unique, large-scale and colourful installations of synthetic hair. Chromo Zones is an exhibition inviting the visitor to explore with all senses!

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Travel as a Tool at Helsinki Design Museum

Travel as a Tool is a joint Nordic exhibition that considers the significance of travel for the work of Nordic designers from the 1940s to the present day. Trips have been sources of new ideas and inspiration.

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Folkform public art installation in Spånga

The Stockholm-based design studio Folkform has completed a permanent installation for the public indoor swimming pool in Spånga, outside of Stockholm. The project is now long listed in the installation design category, Dezeen Awards 2020.

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Exam Projects 2020: Arcus by Hannes Åström

Hannes Åström's degree project, the seating system Arcus, consists of different sofa and bench modules that can be linked together. The design of the furniture creates calm lines that give a harmonious expression. The modules are made of solid wood, a renewable material that has several positive effects on humans and our living environments.

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Exam Projects 2020: Equilibrium by Alexia Pihl

Alexia Pihl's exam project, the video game Equilibrium, offers a personal and intimate exploration of the self for both the player and the main character. The aim is to empower and inspire a new generation of players who reject the normalized stereotypes of the video game industry. Merging industrial design and video game development, the concept uses classic design methodology combined with entertainment industry techniques.

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Exam Projects 2020: Neighbour by Moa Gustafson

For her bachelor project Moa Gustafson has created a portable table lamp, inspired by the everyday life of her grandmother. The project is based on Moa's wish to work with the home environment and the notion that our surroundings affect our wellbeing. She used an empathic design approach, and in an experiment called “one picture per hour”, she asked her grandmother to document her day using a disposable camera. Through the pictures Moa identified many design opportunities and the result became the lamp Neighbour.

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Exam Projects 2020: A New Paradigm by Daniel Svahn

A New Paradigm by Daniel Svahn is a project that focuses on the material surplus and ‘waste’ when it comes to furniture, mostly from the public and private sector, that even the current reconditioning companies can’t deal with.

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Exam Projects 2020: Stillastormande by Clara Fina Frisk

The work Stillastormande consists of two textile sculptures with flowing shapes. Clara Fina Frisk has created a three-dimensional still image of two silk fabrics caught in a storm. Through strengthening, she explores the material textile and its inherent properties in relation to time, wind and body.

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Pop-up studio for recycling at Münchenbryggeriet in Stockholm

HearteartH Lab opens an innovative POP-UPCYCLING studio in the Münchenbryggeriet. Industrial designer Marie-Louise Hellgren, together with her team, is building a Creative Lab during May-August 2020. A sustainable initiative that will inspire and give hope, in the midst of the crisis.

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The Mindcraft Project 2020

After 11 years in Milan, The Mindcraft Project will this year be presented in a new digital format as a consequence of the Covid-19. The digital exhibition is designed by Copenhagen-based studio Wang & Söderström and will launch online on on the 16th of June 2020.

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Apply to Ung Svensk Form 2021!

Apply to Ung Svensk Form 2020! Ung Svensk Form is an arena for young design in Sweden. Ung Svensk Form is a juried competition where the nominated entries will take part in a travel exhibition. To apply you need to be born in 1984 or later. All students can apply, regardless of age. All fields of design can apply graphic design, product design, architecture, interior design, exhibition design, furniture, glass, ceramic, textile, fashion, web design etc.

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Get to know Kolonn

Kolonn is one of the jury-selected contributions in Ung Svensk Form 2020. Now its creators Lisa Lindh & Klara W. Hedengren are our new guests at the Form Magazine's Instagram account. Follow today to get to know Kolonn, Lisa and Klara!

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Ilkka Suppanen winner of Kaj Franck Design Prize 2020

Designer, interior architect Ilkka Suppanen has been selected as the recipient of the Kaj Franck Design Prize 2020, granted by Design Forum Finland. The Kaj Franck Design Prize is one of the most significant design prizes in Finland, and it will be granted for the 29th time this year.

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Young Swedish Design on tour

The new exhibition "Sustain Able Voices" is finally open, first out is Älmhult in Sweden and Washington DC. The purpose is to spread the connection between sustainability and design with help of selected works from Young Swedish Form.

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