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designboom mart melbourne 2009: snapshot report
aug 25, 2009
designboom mart melbourne 2009: snapshot report


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state of design festival
16-19 july, 2009
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(you can see all of our previous mart exhibitions 2005-08 here
)

bring a design souvenir back from melbourne!
designboom’s market-like installations are cultural group exhibitions.
they are an unprecedented opportunity to meet 40 international design
professionals personally. independent designers, student designers,
and newcomers get to show a small selection of their wares. they meet and
discuss with customers, manufacturers, distributors, press and museum curators.
visitors can purchase intelligent, quirky items for a symbolic price.
since 2005 designboom has curated annual mart exhibitions worldwide.
this melbourne mart is the 14th edition of its kind.



bad beaver ceramic vases by paige russel from canada



hair pattern t-shirts give the illusion of long hair by clare chen from taiwan



branch chopstick rest by bonita chang of sd works, hong kong



the mirrored surface reveals a LED digital watch only when needed, for the rest of the time, the watch becomes an elegant reflective piece
by cheuk kee lai of sd works, hong kong



flower earrings by hyo myoung bae, youn gju choi, seung hee chae from korea



honey-comb mesh bag bracelet by masako ban from japan



‘help’ bokmarks by i3lab (lily js suh) from korea

available at the designboom shop



victorian necklace by sofie dieu from france



black ceramic pendant lamp by stich and sew (hironori inada) from japan



question mark and exclamation mark rings by peanutz limited (emmy lau, florence lau) from hong kong



alex garnett and nahoko koyama of mixko, UK



super long shirt scarf by tou (itaru yonenaga), japan



baseball caps made from japanese kimono fabrics by david guarino of zillon, french designer based in tokyo
available at the designboom shop



animal rings by haoshi design studio from taiwan



ayako nakanishi and kouichi okamoto from kyouei design, japan

t-shirt available at the designboom shop



portable computer sleeves, made from bollywood cinema billboards by let’s (nupur goenka), india


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