HEAD-genève students' animal party exhibition at ventura lambrate 2015 HEAD-genève students' animal party exhibition at ventura lambrate 2015
apr 09, 2015

HEAD-genève students' animal party exhibition at ventura lambrate 2015

HEAD-genève students’ animal party exhibition at ventura lambrate 2015
all images © HEAD–genève, dylan perrenoud

 

 

 

 ‘the animal party’, curated by alexandra midal, and led by marco borraccino and mathieu bassée brings together HEAD-genève students in an exhibition at ventura lambrate during milan design week 2015. ranging from a henhouse lounge, to a nest that accommodates each of the four seasons. clothing that protects your dog from sunshine and rain, and a rodent cage that attaches to IKEA’s BILLY series shelves. the wide-ranging works from the multi-disciplinary students considers how animal and human design relates, and where the future will lead

the animal party HEAD-genève designboom
‘billy plug’, steel plate rodent cage that can be clipped onto billy© shelves–mathilde porté, victor prieux

 

 

 

also significant, is the third-annual partnership between the school and DuPont™ Corian®. design and technical specialists worked closely with design professor marco borraccino to teach pupils the potential of the material. three original projects in the exhibition are a direct of the workshop which successfully enabled designers to push the limits of their work and Corian® alike

the animal party HEAD-genève designboom
‘sidekick copper’, holds millet, seeds, fruit and water and can be placed on the table–jessica dubochet

 

 

 

exhibition design was led by noam toarn and arno mathies with signage created by master’s in design students under the direction of ruedi baur. the show is on display april 14 to april 19th, at ventura lambrate, during milan design week 2015.

the animal party HEAD-genève designboom
‘shadow’, suede calfskin and chrome revisit traditional leather hoods for birds of prey–helen rosset

animalpartydesignboom01
‘pet stockman’ revisits the notion of a standard attached to functionalism–louise porche

animalpartydesignboom03
the famous ready-to-wear dummies are produced for exotic pet clothing design

animalpartydesignboom02
hens, pigs, miniature kangaroos, what other animals can possibly be designed for?


‘ornament’ is made of coypu fur, sheepskin, cowhide, and lambskin 

the animal party HEAD-genève designboom
influenced by dog harnesses, they literally transform here into fashion accessories–rémi galtier


neoprene blouson jacket that also serves as a dog leash–julien baiamonte

 

 

designboom has received this project through its ‘DIY submissions’ feature, which welcomes readers to submit their own work for publication. see more designboom readers submissions here.

  • beautiful, creative and ingenious

    ehud oren says:

have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.

comments policy
LOG IN
designboom's comment policy guidelines
generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

- please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
- please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
- please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
- please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
- please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
(there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
the best 100-200 entries too.)

a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.

design news