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  • MUSEUM OF CRAFT AND DESIGN - KIRIA KOULA

    YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS

    05.08.15

    Art Consulting from Alan Bamberger

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    Museum of Craft and Design: Hands Off - New Dutch Design at the Confluence of Technology & Craft. Guest-curated by Zahid Sardar.

    Designers: DaniŽl de Bruin, Raw Color, Grietje Schepers, Eric Klarenbeek, Tiddo Bakker, Martijn Koomen, Dirk Vander Kooij, Random Studios/ Petrovsky & Ramone, DUS Architects, Studio Drift, ByBorre, Mahmud Hassani & Massoud Hassani Aoife Wullur, Jůlan van der Wiel, Ted Noten, Anouk Wipprecht, Dennis Parren, Marcel Wanders.

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    3D printed furniture by Dirk Vander Kooij at Museum of Craft and Design.
    This is a fascinating show; definitely recommended. Stop on by.

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    Light-dispersing chandelier by Dirk Vander Kooij.

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    Wind-powered bamboo minesweeper by Massoudi Hassani.

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    Interior of minesweeper in above image.

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    Robotic fashion - spidery legs extend out if intruders get too close.
    Designed by Anouk Wipprecht and Philip Wilck.

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    Inflating/deflating gold fabric by Grietje Schepers that simulates breathing.

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    BB. Suit cleans & purifies the air in the immediate vicinity of the wearer.

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    Mechanical 3D printer by DaniŽl de Bruin.

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    3D printer in action in above image closer.

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    CMYK chandelier by Dennis Parren casts multi-colored shadows.

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    Chair by Eric Klarenbeek has 3D printed skin & mycelium fungus growing inside.

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    3D printed bowls & vases made from recycled edible leftovers by DUS Architects.

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    Even the unisex bathrooms are cool.

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    Partial exhibition view - modern Dutch design at Museum of Craft and Design.

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    Kiria Koula: Alejandro Cesarco; Bookstore - Angie Keefer & Sarah Demeuse

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    Alejandro Cesarco video art at Kiria Koula.

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    Video by Alejandro Cesarco.

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    Alejandro Cesarco video art.

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    Art by Angie Keefer & Sarah Demeuse.

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    Barely discernible art by Angie Keefer & Sarah Demeuse on wall, center.

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    Barely discernible art in above image closer.

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    Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Room for Big Ideas: Conceiving Place - Mable Negrete/Counter Narrative Society

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    Counter Narrative Society transforms the Room for Big Ideas into something called an "urban research lab" at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. It's billed as a "social experience."

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    Here's a Big Idea: Put on a show that has at least a remote resemblance to art.
    This exhibition program has officially lost its way.

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