What defines Greenlandic design?
What are the characteristics?
how do you renew an undefined cultural design language and still preserve the culture in a design?
The project tries to find answers in what defines Greenlandic design and which factors make a design perceived as being Greenlandic.
The studies has been and is in order to develop new design interpreters and a tryout in creating a more contemporary expression of Greenlandic design. So far three design experiment has been developed and is a showcase of one way to preserve the Greenlandic culture in a design.
The project aims to create a debate about what defines Greenlandic design and develop Greenlandic design products of international standards and to represent the country at international furniture fairs.
developed at a residency at DANISH ART WORKSHOP.
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‘THE MOTHER OF THE SEA’ DINING TABLE
MOON TRAVELER TABLE LAMP