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INTERVIEW: Designer Tom Dixon Talks About Sustainable Design

Posted By Jill Fehrenbacher On January 10, 2011 @ 12:01 am In Design,Environment,Green Furniture,Green Talks,Interviews,NYDesignWeek2007,Video | 2 Comments

Tom Dixon [1], design pioneer and all around renaissance man, was one of the big hits of HauteGREEN’s festivities [2], where he spoke about issues, concerns and contradictions in sustainable design, including materials, production, recycling and economics. Thanks to the video producers of Scribemedia, we have a great video of his conversation with design journalist Julie Taraska, in which he discusses his own work, sustainability, and his brilliant Second Cycle initiative for Artek [3].

This video is just a quick snapshot of his thought-provoking talk. For those of you who are interested, watch the entire, unabridged version here at Scribemedia > [4]

+ Tom Dixon @ HauteGREEN

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[1] Tom Dixon: http://www.tomdixon.net/

[2] HauteGREEN’s festivities: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/05/23/haute-green-2007/

[3] Second Cycle initiative for Artek: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/06/13/artek-and-tom-dixons-2nd-cycle-furniture-line/

[4] the entire, unabridged version here at Scribemedia >: http://www.scribemedia.org/2007/06/07/tom-dixon/

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