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Lukas Franciszkiewicz

MA work

1:1 – There are no miniatures in nature

“1:1“ proposes a series of three architectural products situated in remote natural areas like the Arainforest.

Info

  • MA Degree

    School

    School of Design

    Programme

    MA Design Interactions, 2014

  • Designers are usually expected to be pragmatists, producing objects that are meant to be produced, sold and consumed. However, I feel that our lacking ability of imagining alternatives to what the world is now, is a result of a design that is limited by the notion of merely working and thinking in a 1:1 scale.

    How can design go beyond just making things consumable and what is the language to communicate functions beyond the practical? Trained as an industrial designer, I see myself as a professional amateur, aiming for a design that avoids the limitations specialisation and standardisation – a design that is based on intelligence rather than rationality.

  • Degrees

  • BA Industrial Design, Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel, Germany, 2012