Radhika Sawhney

Bezalel Academy of Arts Presents a "Design Bonanza" at Ventura Lambrate in Milan

by , 04/18/12

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Design Bonanza, milan design week 2012, Salone Del Mobile 2012, milan furniture fair, ventura lambrate

Here is “Glass Knives for the Post-Modern Neanderthal” by Itmar Foguel. The piece reminisces on the art of breaking rock and glass into tools, as was done by the prehistoric man. It shows how man can manually create survival tools from broken bottles without any raw materials or employing an industrial process.

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Design Bonanza, milan design week 2012, Salone Del Mobile 2012, milan furniture fair, ventura lambrate

Rachel Boxnboim’s “Alice” is an interesting mix of materials that combine cloth and ceramics to produce interesting shapes, textures and colors.

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Design Bonanza, milan design week 2012, Salone Del Mobile 2012, milan furniture fair, ventura lambrate

“Red Beard” by Shai Lanir is a range of fashionable helmets made of hardened wool in epoxy material, with a removable interior sewn from Cordura and cotton, and lined with polyethylene foam combined with polypropylene.

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Design Bonanza, milan design week 2012, Salone Del Mobile 2012, milan furniture fair, ventura lambrate

“Craft Oriented Design” by Rami Tareef studies the hybridization between crafts and modern design, creating chairs using minimal material.

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Design Bonanza, milan design week 2012, Salone Del Mobile 2012, milan furniture fair, ventura lambrate

“Preserved” is an innovative project by Baruch Mogilevsky which keeps meat dried and preserved, making it edible for years. This is done by making a rigid capsule of high pressured salt, the hardness of which keeps the meat sealed.

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Design Bonanza, milan design week 2012, Salone Del Mobile 2012, milan furniture fair, ventura lambrate

“Lint” by Shelly Simcha aims to give a new life to the lint collected in the dryer to create a blanket by composing the fibers.

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2 Comments

  1. Nathaniel Ross Nathaniel Ross April 18, 2012 at 12:54 pm

    Impressive designs, impressive coverage! Looking forward to more from Salone 2012!

  2. NRoss April 18, 2012 at 12:43 pm

    Impressive designs, impressive coverage! Looking forward to more from Salone 2012!

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