news
  • June
    new commission

    We are very happy that the MK&G Hamburg (museum for arts and crafts) commissioned the "riparian cloud" for their permanent collection which includes species which are extinct or endangered in the area of Hamburg.

    MK&G Hamburg

  • June 12th - Jan 9th 2022
    exhibition

    Our commissioned 'riparian cloud' is on show at the "Heimaten" exhibition at the MK&G Hamburg. The exhibition is curated by Amelie Klein

    MK&G Hamburg

  • May 25th - Oct. 3rd
    exhibition

    our project "ratio-s" is part of the "Climate Care" exhibition at the MAK during the Vienna Biennale.

    MAK Vienna

  • april 09th - sept. 12th 2021
    exhibition

    "colourful kinaesthesa"
    The workshop results from our 2019 workshop in Boisbuchet are travelling with the "Colour and the Senses" exhibition to Lille.

    COLORS, ETC.

  • april 01st – august 15th, 2021
    exhibition

    "Design by Time exhibition" — currently on show at the The Museum of Craft and Design in San Francisco.
    With it our projects 'isochrone', 'day by day' and 'the idea of a tree'

    design by time

  • ongoing
    exhibition

    we had the pleasure to co-curate the new MAK Design Lab at the Museum of applied Arts in Vienna

    MAK Design Lab

rumkugelbahn

a 'sweet' representation of Vienna Design Week

  • year 2010

  • categories curating, research and staging
    Kinetic and Interactive Installations

  • commissioned by

    Vienna Design Week

rumkugelbahn was designed and build as Vienna Design Week Embassy during the DMY Design Festival in Berlin 2010. Since then it was shown as well in Vienna and in Prague.
The playful installation is a kind of big marble run, but instead of marbles, little rum-chocolate balls find their way through the tracks. On their way through the installation, the little chocolate balls touch, roll- and jump through and bump into various design objects from different projects and designers from past editions of Vienna Design Week. By following the chocolate, the audience automatically looks at the included objects and watches narrowly the installation.
In the end one receives, as a little reward, the chocolate ball.

video by Robert Andriessen - thank's a lot

rolling in between Riess - Aromapots designed by dottings

Augartens iconic porcelain horse and rider sculpture

Thomas in front of the rumkugelbahn

As a 'childhood-dream come true' - kind of installation, it makes people smile and gives them a happy feeling whilst they look
at Design.

visitors at the rumkugelbahn

jumping between hats from Mühlbauer hat makers

detail of the rumkugelbahn, zoom onto Lobmeyr - Alpha with Caps designed by Max Lamb

a rum truffel on its way through the Inefficient Vase designed by breaded escalope

this one rolls around vase from Marco Dessi for Porzellanmanufakur Augarten

they are guided to their destination by foldable leather animals designed by Adrien Rovero

visualisation of the installation