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Ana Lisa Alperovich

Liege's Reciprocity Biennale Explores the Relationship Between Craft and Industry

by , 10/15/12

Craft & Industry, Liege Design Biennale, Reciprocity, Belgium, social design, Green Products, Green Lighting, green furniture, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Alessi, Apple, Dyson, Piet Heink Eek, Kartell, Muji, Magis, Tom Dixon, Vitra and Hella Jongerius, Shigeo Mashiro, Matthias Ferwagner, Antonio Citterio, T. Nguyen, Art, green furniture, Recycled Materials, Green Products, Green Lighting, Green Design Events,

Tom Dixon‘s “Beat Light Fat” lampes are inspired by traditional brass cooking pots. The pieces have been batted into shape by hand by northern Indian craftsmen, and are 30% industry and 70% craft.

Craft & Industry, Liege Design Biennale, Reciprocity, Belgium, social design, Green Products, Green Lighting, green furniture, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Alessi, Apple, Dyson, Piet Heink Eek, Kartell, Muji, Magis, Tom Dixon, Vitra and Hella Jongerius, Shigeo Mashiro, Matthias Ferwagner, Antonio Citterio, T. Nguyen, Art, green furniture, Recycled Materials, Green Products, Green Lighting, Green Design Events,

Matthias Ferwagner’s “Minimato” is a no-glue-no-screws system that is easy to produce. Together with an untreated walnut top , the table is 37% industry and 63% craft work.

Craft & Industry, Liege Design Biennale, Reciprocity, Belgium, social design, Green Products, Green Lighting, green furniture, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Alessi, Apple, Dyson, Piet Heink Eek, Kartell, Muji, Magis, Tom Dixon, Vitra and Hella Jongerius, Shigeo Mashiro, Matthias Ferwagner, Antonio Citterio, T. Nguyen, Art, green furniture, Recycled Materials, Green Products, Green Lighting, Green Design Events,

“Kelvin” by Antonio Citterio & T. Nguyen (produced by Flos) is a recyclable aluminum and steel lamp with shining LEDs. It is made using 87% industry and 13% craft.

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