01 Collection 01 • Samy Rio, Futurproof ? Ongoing research (2015–2020)

Publication

Détails de la revue

Revue
25 euros 20 euros + shipping fees
  • Monographic publication by designer Samy Rio
  • Authors Samy Rio, Catherine Geel
  • Release January 2021
  • Delivery starting late December 2020
  • Language French & English
  • Format 160 × 240 × 30 mm
  • Pages 352 p.
  • ISNN 2430 6401
  • Print run 500 copies
  • Paper Arcoprint Milk White 85g, Symbol Freelife Gloss 115g, Arcoprint Milk White 300g
  • Printing Graphius (offset, silkscreen printing)
  • Distribution Les Presses du Réel

Description de la revue

This book covers the work of french designer Samy Rio and attempts to give an overview of his rich and diverse process aiming towards a more sustainable design practice.

Through the use of bamboo and other materials - developed mainly with the Atelier Luma and during his many residencies - the designer has slowly built up a catalogue of objects and plastic experiments. From junctions, assemblies and systems to objects and micro-objects, his research questions the production and uses of new everyday objects.

One by one, the samples are deconstructed and analyzed in order to extract comments and solutions that - we hope - will inspire the designers of tomorrow. This publication serves as an inventory of the explorations carried out by the designer, highlighting the results of five years of research in France and abroad.

Contributeurs

  • Publication direction

    • Christopher Dessus
    • Laurie Da Costa Goncalves
  • Graphic Design

    • Jean-Baptiste Parré
  • Team

    • Claire Malot
    • Agathe Pollet
  • Translation

    • Translation into British English by Ruth Oldham
  • Authors

    • Samy Rio
    • Catherine Geel