In August of 2017, LACOD went on the web with the manifest intention of internationalizing Latin American design. Nine months after, we closed a successful participation in the Milan design week.
Latin America, a place of many possibilities or needs, according to its perspective, where Design is the great catalyst and aggregator of visions and innovations that serve that great continent. There is a lot to do and design in the Latin American context, basic needs that the government could not, did not want or could Seguir leyendo
I attended the presentation of the MIT Design Lab (MDL) Director, Yihyun Lim, in Bradesco’s new innovation space in São Paulo, InovaBra Habitat, where she shared the guidelines that guide the design process of the famous MIT Design Lab and some projects as specific examples. It began by exposing the seven design guides that the Seguir leyendo
Already announced in the main Italian media ” Latin American Contemporary Design”, LACOD in Milan goes. Never before a Latin American group show in the design capital. How did it come about and who are we going?
Confetti prosthesis coverage is awarded in three of the most important global design competitions, its success: to solve something simple but fundamental. Make the user feel comfortable using orthopedic help. The product: Confetti is a coverage for adaptable lower extremity prosthesis and in various colors and is the first mass produced in the world: Its Seguir leyendo
The rapid evolution of industrial processes in the manufacture of furniture weakened the work of carpentry as a profession. Throughout this century thousands of master carpenters disappeared from the market and reference schools, such as the Lyceums of Arts and Crafts, were replaced by technical training schools with a focus on the serial industry. On Seguir leyendo
A 2014 degree project of a team becomes a cheap and viable solution to address homelessness. All that is needed to do so is the help of generous people who are already supporting this project for thousands who need a home.
With a remodeling of an old building, taking advantage of the inside garden, NeoConcept create an oasis in a vibrant area of the north of Bogotá It is a project of construction and remodeling a house without identity gives place with few resources to a functional commercial construction. What was the garden became two modules Seguir leyendo
Why some products are so successful even though they seemingly do not look great and because others which are really amazing have no significance? This is usually the great unbeknown that designers, entrepreneurs, and those who are looking for opportunities try to translate into innovative and successful projects. It is not always thought that these Seguir leyendo