‘Hand Made – High Tech’ Design Factory Student Project
Design Factory is the Design Museum’s annual project for HE project for BA students spanning; product, fashion/textiles, graphics/illustration and architecture/spatial design. This year the brief has been set by Designs of the Year 2012 Furniture nominees Silo Studio.
The title of the brief is ‘Hand Made – High Tech’ and encourages students to create a response that focuses on exploring and adapting unusual or unconventional materials and processes.
In a world saturated with ‘stuff’ how do designers generate innovative and surprising solutions?
Download the full brief here
To take part in the project, students MUST be registered by their course tutor by Wednesday 31 October 2012. Registration costs £5 and includes two tickets for research visits to the museum.
Students receive written feedback on submitted work from the judging panel and the top 40 students will be invited to attend a symposium day at the museum.
Find out more about how to get involved in Design Factory 2012/13 at designmuseum.org/universities/design-factory