Beyond waste: system update available (?) – Vortrag
Vlasta Kubušová and Verena Michels met during the first edition of University of Arts` interdisciplinary M.A. program TRANSFECT DESIGN SYSTEMS. Seven years after their collaborative defence at designtransfer, they speak together about their respective professional practices, material design and research approaches. They are part of a new guard of international designers who address circular production and waste systems, researching mindful interactions between people and the environment.
Vlasta Kubušová is material designer, researcher and co-founder of crafting plastics! studio. www.craftingplastics.com
Verena Michels is designer, educator and founder of Weather Underground, Berlin. www.weatherunderground.de