Ana Lisa Alperovich

Royal College of Art Unveils "Design For The Real World" Exhibition at London Design Festival

by , 09/21/12

SustainRCA, Royal College of Art, London Design Festival, Henry Cloke, Kirsten Scott, Nicholas Paget, Emile De Visscher, Christopher Machet, Audrey Gaulard, Anton Alvarez, Fabienne Hess, Anne Sofie Lefevre, Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Ai Hasegawa, Aran Dasan, Jonathan Fraser, Jacky Chung and Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Alei Verspoor, Gaspard Tiné-Berés, multifunctional object, felt, recycled plastic, palm leaves, pigs, insects, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Accessories and Fashion, Recycled Materials, humanitarian design, Bicycles, Green Products, green furniture, Green Events, DIY,

“Zero” by Henry Cloke is a public rental vehicle that seeks to find innovative sustainable transport solutions within cities.

SustainRCA, Royal College of Art, London Design Festival, Henry Cloke, Kirsten Scott, Nicholas Paget, Emile De Visscher, Christopher Machet, Audrey Gaulard, Anton Alvarez, Fabienne Hess, Anne Sofie Lefevre, Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Ai Hasegawa, Aran Dasan, Jonathan Fraser, Jacky Chung and Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Alei Verspoor, Gaspard Tiné-Berés, multifunctional object, felt, recycled plastic, palm leaves, pigs, insects, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Accessories and Fashion, Recycled Materials, humanitarian design, Bicycles, Green Products, green furniture, Green Events, DIY,

Through a crafts exchange between the UK and Uganda, Kirsten Scott developed “Pidgin Plait,” a series of naturally dyed, local pleated palm leaves to be knitted into luxurious hats helping women in rural Africa.

SustainRCA, Royal College of Art, London Design Festival, Henry Cloke, Kirsten Scott, Nicholas Paget, Emile De Visscher, Christopher Machet, Audrey Gaulard, Anton Alvarez, Fabienne Hess, Anne Sofie Lefevre, Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Ai Hasegawa, Aran Dasan, Jonathan Fraser, Jacky Chung and Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Alei Verspoor, Gaspard Tiné-Berés, multifunctional object, felt, recycled plastic, palm leaves, pigs, insects, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Accessories and Fashion, Recycled Materials, humanitarian design, Bicycles, Green Products, green furniture, Green Events, DIY,

While Design for the Real World (the book) was selling like hot cakes outside for only £10; inside, the winning projects were being announced.

SustainRCA, Royal College of Art, London Design Festival, Henry Cloke, Kirsten Scott, Nicholas Paget, Emile De Visscher, Christopher Machet, Audrey Gaulard, Anton Alvarez, Fabienne Hess, Anne Sofie Lefevre, Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Ai Hasegawa, Aran Dasan, Jonathan Fraser, Jacky Chung and Julene Aguirre-Bielschowsky, Alei Verspoor, Gaspard Tiné-Berés, multifunctional object, felt, recycled plastic, palm leaves, pigs, insects, Ana Lisa Alperovich, Accessories and Fashion, Recycled Materials, humanitarian design, Bicycles, Green Products, green furniture, Green Events, DIY,

Congratulations to the well-deserved RCA’s Sustain Awards’ winners: “Ento – The Art of Eating Insects,” “Pack!”, “Esource” and “I Wanna Deliver a Shark…”!

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