Category: Empower Me

“This movement translates into an active optimism, in order to save the world from its current confusion, so that we might change him and minimize financial, economic and ethical problems.” trendsobserver.com

It is also about the “knowledge economy” and the importance of cool skills, processes and new technologies applied to objects.

DINA lamp by MOAK Studio

«This product is part of a conceptual collection together with other two products, in which we want to emphasize on the multiple physical interactions we have forgotten in this digital era.»   We have become light dependents and without it we would have long, sad…

Pulau Banda by Velasco Velasco

«[Pulau Banda] uses the narrative potential of textiles, long forgotten by most of western peoples but beautifully preserved in the everyday of African and Asian cultures.»   My name is Marta Velasco Velasco, one Velasco is from Colombia and the other from Spain. Growing between…

Human Ivory by Lucie Majerus

«”Human Ivory” proposes an egalitarian jewellery collection, where the body is being adorned by it’s own gem, polished from recognizable teeth into an abstract but familiar pearl shape.»   While researching abundant and scarce materials, I was intrigued by the amount of meat industry waste…

Vanitas by Birgit Severin

«I strongly believe that beauty, neither in humans nor in objects, is based on perfection. It’s rather change, imperfection and even decay through which beauty unfolds.»   I started to work with rubber and surface textures during the last year of my Master at the…