Follow the Saphir Keramik installation through the design centres of the world as we take the the concepts of Konstantin Grcic and Toan Nguyen to Belgrade Design Week 6-11 October. Join Laufen’s Masterclass in Design Management with Marc Viardot on 8 October.
The installation was first revealed at Salone Del Mobile 14, Milan and has since moved to events during Art Basel/Design Miami before travelling to London Design Festival and next Belgrade Design Week.
Design concepts from Konstantin Grcic and Toan Nguyen use the revolutionary new material SaphiKeramik, joining the prestigious list of designers who have already used this innovative material including Andreas Dimitriadis, Stefano Giovannoni and Ludovica+Roberto Palomba. These concepts are shared to open the discussion around the design possibilities which are now available in the bathroom arena and are in preparation for the launch of new products at ISH 2015.
Founded in 2005, Belgrade Design Week is the premier festival of creative industries and modern business in Serbia and the South East European region from Milan to Istanbul taking place from 8-11 October 2014.
In addition to the installation, Marc Viardot, Director of Marketing and Products will deliver a masterclass for entrepreneurs and designers sharing his philosophies which have brought LAUFEN brand to global success. The international conference is led by around 30 key speakers deemed as creative leaders from around the world and have in past included Konstantin Grcic, Luigi Collani, Ross Lovegrove, Daniel Libeskind, Karim Rashid and Jaime Hayon and others.
Dragana Kostica is the Belgrade-based editor in chief and founder of Still in Belgrade art, culture and club scene magazine. She holds a Master of Arts in Cultural Policy and Management in Arts (MA of Arts) and a Bachelor degree in Archaeology.