milena krais: deform at DMY berlin 2011 milena krais: deform at DMY berlin 2011
jun 10, 2011

milena krais: deform at DMY berlin 2011

‘deform’ by milena krais image © designboom

hamburg-based designer milena krais has presented ‘deform’ at DMY berlin 2011. made from brightly colored knits, this six-piece collection draws from the imperfections of human bodies to create plush seating forms. ‘deform’ furniture challenges us to question the contradiction of beauty and ugliness and to break with the pressure of pursuing the perfect body,’ says krais.  

located in the former city airport berlin tempelhof, this year’s DMY festival featured products and projects from over 500 designers. not only showcasing products, the exhibition also shed light on the concepts, processes, and stories involved.

‘deform’ at DMY berlin 2011 image © designboom

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designer milena krais portrait © designboom

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