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Current Viewing: 83 des formes utiles (forms and utilities) : Galerie Kreo (London)

Jasper Morrison, Doshi Levien, Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, Hella Jongerius and Konstantin Grcic : Galerie kreo (London)Jasper Morrison, Doshi Levien, Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, Hella Jongerius and Konstantin Grcic : Galerie kreo (London)

'83 des former utiles' is the inauguration of Galerie kreo’s new space in London

When The Bouroullecs met Le Corbusier.

A Bouroullec remixed apartment in the housing block unit of the Marseille-based Radiant City by Le Corbusier.A Bouroullec remixed apartment in the housing block unit of the Marseille-based Radiant City by Le Corbusier.

It was like a historic summit. Two different generations of French design pioneers in dialogue. The Bouroullecs saw it this way :

DIETER RAMS AND THE LONELINESS OF LUCID DESIGN

Dieter Rams:  one of the most influential industrial designers of the late 20th century :  Elegant, legible,  rigorousDieter Rams: one of the most influential industrial designers of the late 20th century : Elegant, legible, rigorous

"Rams’ objective was to design useful products which would be easy to operate. Yet he achieved much more by dint of the formal elegance and technical virtuosity of his work. Rams’ designs always looked effortless with an exquisite simplicity borne from rigorous tests and experiments with new materials and an obsessive attention to detail to ensure that each piece appeared flawlessly coherent. Dieter Rams remains an enduring inspiration for younger designers, notably Jonathan Ive and Jasper Morrison, who have acknowledged his influence in their work at Apple and Rowenta respectively."

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