collaborative #zero designer toy collection by NVDRS
collaborative #zero designer toy collection by NVDRS
apr 15, 2016

collaborative #zero designer toy collection by NVDRS

collaborative #zero designer toy collection by NVDRS
all images courtesy of davide farabegoli
above: ‘#juanita’ by elena salmistraro  




born whilst designing piece’s for a children’s game, ‘#zero’ quickly became an effort of its own. created by milanese studio NVDRS, the project is composed of resin-based designer toys. standing at 9cm (3.5”) each, the small figurines consist of interchangeable face, body, and base with accessories available through creativity and 3D printing.


for this year’s milan design week, NVDRS held an exhibition at 150UP. the studio asked designers, graphic artists, and illustrators to customize their own ‘#zero’ toy. included in the show are works by lanzavecchia + wai, elena salmistraro, mibramig, sovrappensiero design studio, philippe tabet, sakka, superultrablu, federica marziale, davide pagliardini, marlen mckey, alberto becherini, sopa design studio, giovanni carati, francesco poroli, and johnny cobalto. ‘#zero’ toys are available through NVDRS in six combinable colors. 

collaborative #zero designer toy collection by NVDRS


#zero designer toy collection NVDRS
green, black 

orange, blue 

#zero designer toy collection NVDRS
‘#zero’ — purple, black


collaborative #zero designer toy collection by NVDRS
‘#zero’ customized toys

#zero designer toy collection NVDRS
‘twin’ by lanzavecchia + wai

‘san juan chamila’ by sovrappensiero design studio

#zero designer toy collection NVDRS
‘pataffio’ by davide pagliardini

‘SIP’ by philippe tabet



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