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BIO - OPEN CALL
25th Biennial of Design 2017

We are one oft he seven 'translators' for the 25th Biennale of Design in Ljubljana entitled 'faraway, so close. Each team will work on a theme - ours is 'countryside reloaded' and there is an open call to collaborate on one of the projects. It is open till 10th of July. Join us on this great format.

More information and the open call:
https://bio.si/en/faraway-so-close/

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Jerusalem Design Week
14 june 2016 - 19 june2016

Jerusalem Design Week is a seven days event that takes place in the newly renovated and restored Hanson House.

We will run our Collective Works machine there.

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exhibition

SLOW | Schloss Hollenegg
08.may 2016 - 10.mayl 2016

An exhibition that tries to offer a new, more positive reading of slow by presenting design objects that offer a slower interpretation of time by forcing the viewer to interact at a slower than normal pace, and sit, observe, think.

we especially developed our latest project 'Isochrone' especially for Hollenegg.
organized and curated by:
Alice Stori Liechtenstein

www.schlosshollenegg.at
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project:
Alcanatara and the Maxxi museum asked 9 design studios to interpret Asian and European cities with the versatile material Alcantara. Mischer'traxler worked on an installation focusing on Vienna.

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MILAN 2016

ALCANTARA LOCAL ICONS EAST/WEST
11.april 2016 - 17.april 2016

Ten cities, from East to West interpreted with Alcantara material. Designers: GamFratesi, Cosmas Gozali, Constance Guisset, mischer'traxler, Neri&Hu, Poetic Lab, Studio Job, Hans Tan, Michael Young.

curated by Domitilla Dardi & Giulio Cappellini

This year's Alcantara®-MAXXI exhbition that was previously shown in Rome, travels to Milan:

Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia |via San Vittore 21 | Milan
alcantara/events

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wallpaper* :Top 20 under 40

We are very happy to be among the Top 20 under 40! Thank you Wallpaper* magazine

Thanks a lot :)

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project:
commissioned by Perrier-Jouët , the new project ''Curiosity cloud’ celebrates a moment in nature and plays on the interaction between humans and the natural world. Commissioned by Perrier-Jouët, the project was first presented in the Victoria and Albert Museum during London Design Festival 2015.

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exhibition:
'Für Gaderobe wird nicht gehaftet'
09.dec. 2015 - 20.dec. 2015 and
07.jan.2016 - 17.jan. 2016

An exhibition-project by the /ecm Masterlehrgangs für Ausstellungstheorie und -praxis | University of applied Arts Vienna.
Our blanket from the 'knowledge-tools-memory -project' is on show in that exhibition.

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Design Biennale London 2016
07.sept. 2016 - 27 sept. 2016

currently we are developing our next installative work - called 'LeveL - the fragile balance of utopia' - a kinetic light installation for the Londond Design Biennale
at Sommerset House.

This Austrian partcipation is curated by Thomas Geisler and organised by austria design net with the kind support of the Austrian federal chancellery, Advantage Austria and the Austrian cultural forum London.

soon more.

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project:

'isochrone' tries to capture time and pace within a process and an object. It is a constant movement representing time and continuity, to be observed in a calm meditative manner.

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Design Miami Basel 2016
14 june 2016 - 19 june2016

Victor Hunt is showing four of our realLimited moths lamp - "Pyrois Cinnamomea" at Design Miami Basel.
Come and see us there.

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project:
Limited moths - catocala conversa is part of the RealLimited series, which points out limitations in reality. The moth species Catocala conversa, that nowadays is highly endangered in Austria is portrait in brass.

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exhibition:
LOCAL ICONS EAST/WEST
05.feb 2016 – 28.feb.2016

Ten cities, nine designers and a single material: this year the Alcantara®-MAXXI project, now in its fifth edition, is allowing to “go round the world in a room”.

curated by Domitilla Dardi & Giulio Cappellini
MAXXI museum Rome
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soon finished:
flying gardens / Vienna


Three years ago we started to work on three large-scale permanent kinetic installations for an old people's home in Vienna. Two kinetic installation in the light yards of the building and one installation in the entrance area. Soon they all will be finished and documented - we are really looking forward to that.
The installations were curated by LiquidFrontiers and will be in a newly finished building by DMAA architects.
soon more...

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project:
the 'small Discoveries by mischer'traxler' series for Perrier-Jouëtis continued with two new special editions. A 2007 Belle Epoque bottle and a special metal box for the Cuvee Grand Brut are both enriched with silhouettes of flying insects.

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Boisbuchet summer workshop 2016
with mischer'traxler 03 - 09 July

We will give a workshop in Boisbuchet this year from July 3rd - 9th and are already quite sure that it will be a very nice week.

The titel of the workshop is: "designing an encyclopedia of unique objects" - What if we have to explain a specific term without knowing it and just use our phantasy to define an object? A task that will trigger our imagination in order to get to unique results.

For more information and registration
http://www.boisbuchet.org


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project:
'equilumen' is a lamp that distributes the same amount of light between two light sources.

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the Telegraph: Visionaries 2016

We are really proud that Henrietta Thompson picked us for the Telegraph's Visionaries 2016.

The article includes an image of us taken by Christopher Sturman, which really got nice.

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exhibition:
we transform
- Art and Design on the Limits to Growth

18.march 2016 – 19.june 2016

WEtransFORM brings together more than thirty internationally renowned artists and designers from around the world and their work on such alarming themes as finite resources and the urgent need for more sustainable lifestyles.
Our projects 'the idea of a tree', 'knowledge-tools-memory' and 'ephemerā' are shown in this exhibition.

curated by Eva Kraus & Martina Fineder
state museum of Art and Design Nuremberg
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Design Days Dubai 2016
14 march 2016 - 18.march 2016

Victor Hunt is showing two new realLimited moths lamp - "Pyrois Cinnamomea" at Design Days Dubai. This time the real moths is pinkish brown, therefore we picked sandblasted copper as the main material.

soon more on this moths lamp
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TL magazine : Design DUO Award

TLmag selected seven couples, siblings or simply associates working together in close-knit practices, for the annual Design Duo Award.

We are very happy to be among these Duos! Thanks a lot :)

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exhibition:

'prototypes & experiments VIII'
30.nov. 2015 – 16.jan.2016

The eighth edition of Prototypes and Experiments will show models, samples, tests and iterations picked from the studio shelves of architects and designers.
curated by: Riya Patel
We have all experiments, tests and failures of our reversed volumes project on show.
Aram Gallery
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exhibition:
'Lightopia' in Vienna
16.sept. 2015 - 10.jan 2016

History and future of light design. An exhibition of the Vitra Design Museum and the Fundação EDP in the Imperial Furniture Museum in Vienna.

Our lamp 'Emil & Clara' from the relumine project and benches from 'the idea of a tree' are part of this exhibition.
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project:
The project 'knowledge-tools-memory' deals about the making and the reproduction of objects and that the passing on basic knowledge of how things are made should not be neglected.

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