Artist Talks by Studio ALEX & DP Design - Sustain, Abled Red Dot Design Museum | 10 Mar
Admission: Free (Registration is required)
Time: 3.30pm - 5pm
Artists of two very different, yet similar, artworks convene to discuss sustainability in their practice and design. Whereas Flawless demonstrates the conservation of energy through photosynthesis, Cradle2Cradle looks into the physics of it all - conservation of kinetic energy through momentum.Held in conjunction with Singapore Design Week 2018, collectively brought together by Market of Artists And Designers, MAAD.
William Kwan-Terry & Kenny Chia, Singapore
Inspired by 'Newton's Cradle', their kinetic-light installation blurs the boundaries between science and art. Through public interaction, Cradle2Cradle demonstrates the conservation of momentum and energy using a series of swinging spheres which upon impact and energy transference, resulting in a mesmerizing display of light and logic.
Studio Alex, The Netherlands & Italy
Gonzalo Bascuñan (Chile), an industrial designer working in collaboration with Perrine Vichet (France), a space designer, founded Studio ALEX — Architectural Light Experience — based in Amsterdam and Milan, in 2014. Both coming from eclectic and composite backgrounds, they are exploring light in all its forms with a focus on shaping interventions in public spaces.
Studio ALEX — Architectural Light Experience projects are characterised by their emotional and minimal aesthetic impact, with the continuous search of strong storytelling.