Handcraft is a subject of special attention in Southeast Asia. Further promotion of village industries is needed. This project aims to value the local know how and to put SEA in the international design scene.
Designers from France meet designers from Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam … to share best practices, learn local know-how and design approach. Designers dialogue with artisans and producers.
Each couple of designers work in a local craft organization on a specific material during 15 days. Each designers create a design product made for daily lifestyle.
The crafted products will be presented in 2020 : 1 exhibition in Europe and simultaneously the same exhibition in South East Asia in the greatest places for design and will hopefully generate production.
5 things to know about Design Project Organized by the Embassy of France to Thailand with the great support of Institut Français, TCDC and embassies of the asean area. 1/Context - Handcraft and design are subjects of special attention in Southeast Asia. There is a firm belief that further...