Form, Sculpture, Design and Materiality

Sep

18

2017

4pm-5pm

Ticketed Event

The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, Level 4

http://globaldesignforum.com

- Designing with materials to stimulate a presence in their physicality
- Connecting users with the typology of a piece, its form and materiality
- Exploring material properties that can be used to express density, lightness, precision, craft and technology in design and sculpture

Ross Lovegrove

Inspired by the logic and beauty of nature, Ross Lovegrove’s designs meet at the intersection between technology, materials science and intelligent organic form. Ross takes the viewpoint that materials have innate properties that with instinctive appropriation can form an integral part of ones reaction to a replicated Industrial object or a more singular work of art. Ross will share a series of projects that illustrate this appropriation as well as the physical diversity that leads to ‘Material Motivation’.

London Design Festival

Over nine days in September, the London Design Festival feature hundreds of events taking place across London, showcasing the city's pivotal role in global design. The London Design Festival 2018 will be held 15-23 September, featuring over 400 Partners, Landmark Projects, and V&A Commissions.

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