‘the family of form’ will be on show at designhuis eindhoven, netherlands from january 13 through march 23, 2008. designhuis is an initiative by li edelkoort, chairperson of the board at the design academy eindhoven. ‘the family of form’ exhibition celebrates the academy’s 60th anniversary through three generations of its graduates’ works. the overall theme of the exhibition is the investigation into the identity of design. the designs explore ideals of beauty, individuality and materialisation of the physical or virtual form reaching surprising insights designing new materials and inventing new techniques in the process. the exhibition was shown at milan design week 2007.

designhuis presents 'the family of form' ‘rock chair’ and ‘rock long chair’ by studio job

designhuis presents 'the family of form' ‘bone chair’ small size model by joris laarman

designhuis presents 'the family of form' ‘netted lamp’ by bert jan pot

designhuis presents 'the family of form' ‘heavy duty table ware’ by mark van der gronden

designhuis presents 'the family of form' ‘kitchenette’ by jan dijkstra

designhuis presents 'the family of form' acrylic ‘diamod rings’ designed by alissia melka-teichroew especially for the first designboom mart in NY, 200 available from the designboom shop