B6 Studio member Takahiro Kuramoto speaks on the varied product designs his six-person team have worked on, from gift-ribbon rubber bands, to minimalist coffee cups, to invisible-winter-tree snowdomes.
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What's Wrong with Japanese Big Corporation's Product Design?
As the title declares, this presentation by the Yo!jimbob duo is a call to arms for what they find lacking in that particular field. This presentation was part of a special Tokyo Designers Week 2012 edition of PKN Tokyo, held at Meiji-Jingu Gaien, inside the TDW Dome. (in Japanese/English)
A Product of Art
BY ANDREA BEAULIEU
@ VOL 7
ON FEB 22, 2013
Starting at a young age, Andrea Beaulieu was fascinated with art and design yet it took her 32 years to finally develop her own business and pursue a career in graphic and web design. In her presentation, Andrea discusses how her work is directly influenced by nature and the subject.
Product Design A to Z
BY DANIEL FORTIN
@ VOL 4
ON OCT 25, 2013
"Designing is the art of using forethought. If you make it up on the spot, that's not design, that's Jazz.'"
In Product Design A to Z from PechaKucha Night New Westminster Vol. 4, Lead Product Designer at lighting manufacturer, Fluxworks Illumination, Daniel Fortin walks us through the process of taking an idea, LED design in this case, through its myriad stages of development before it hits production and tells us why we need to pay closer attention to the products we surround ourselves.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, May 16th, 2016.
The Product Design Journey
BY DAVID JUSTIS
@ VOL 2
ON NOV 01, 2018
As and Industrial Designer, David Justis is part of a relatively rare breed of creative professionals. For the past ten years he’s provided vision and design direction for the overall look of Kicker’s after-market car audio, home & personal, marine and powersports audio. Through empathy, observation, ideation, concept development, an understanding of materials and process, and copious amounts of sketching, David helps bridge the gap between engineering and aesthetics, which plays an integral role in creating a cohesive look for product lines that reflect a strong brand identity.