Corian®: TRON designs at milan design week 2011
during milan design week 2011, DuPont® presents ‘TRON designs Corian®’, an exhibition of living solutions designed in Corian® that are influenced by walt disney studios’ movie ‘TRON: legacy’. the project is entitled ‘safe house’ and is a collaboration of various designers who have each been selected to address various spaces within the domestic dwelling including: bathroom/wellness, living, bedroom, outdoor, home theatre area and kitchen/dining.
the kitchen features an island that incorporates high-tech film electroluminescent light company tape
italian-based studio aquilialberg (laura aquili and ergian alberg) have teamed up with kitchen manufacturer ernestomeda for their contribution. they have been selected to design the kitchen / dining area of the ‘safe house’ which features an island workspace that incorporates a high-tech electroluminescent light film produced by company light tape.
full view of aquilialberg’s design
italian designer ilaria marelli will create the bedroom space. entitled ‘capo d’opera’ it will utilize Corian® that is layered in a topographical way.
‘bathroom / wellness’
jacuzzi will surprise visitors of the exhibition with a bathroom and wellness area that will feature bathing areas and mirrors made from Corian® that take on the shape of large circular forms that emulate the discs of TRON. the space is conceived by milan-based marco piva architectural and design studio.
‘home theatre area’
giulio cappellini‘s ‘home theatre area’ will present a unique version of its ‘TRON armchair’ designed by new york-based dror benshetrit.