During the summer of 2020, over the span of two weeks, we met with sixty creatives, eight at a time, and engaged in discussions revolving new perspectives and modes of practice that are focused on the personal, the isolated, and the intimate. We called these 'the intimate sessions'. This one-time release is a digital magazine acting as a manifestation of of their ideas and inspirations focused on solitary practice, the small-scale, and a slow-paced creative process.
In this fifth edition of the Textile Innovation Lab series, Ishraq Zraikat will introduce techniques in hand weaving on a frame loom, encouraging experimentation with different textures and materials.
With the conclusion of the Amman Design Week 2019 programs, which took place between 4-12 October of this year, its objectives continue to live on through its efforts to promote the concept of sustainability in design, which influences people’s daily livelihoods.
With the conclusion of the Amman Design Week 2019 events last month, a number of the design works that participated in the various exhibitions gain a new life ensuring the continuity of their influence through their interaction with a wider audience.
The Shadow Cave is an installation of LUCEM lighting fixtures to create a play of shadows using lights and different shaped silhouettes in the cave.
A pick-up-and-go attitude unites the projects presented, although the starting point and expressions of each vary greatly. Whether it is in reference to Bedouin traditions, for ecological reasons, for lack of space, or for increased mobility, these foldable projects represent growing trends in urban lifestyles.