Designed by Giacomo Nanni and Domitille Debret
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COVID-19. Travelling without moving presents a digital journey through the complex manifestations of a global pandemic in the context of late-capitalist society. Entirely conceived and produced for the digital realm, the online exhibition collects and interlinks eight original projects developed by alumni of Design Academy Eindhoven from June to September 2020.
The world is currently bearing witness to a virus with unique conditions of contagion that created a pandemic of unexpected scale, ubiquity, and duration. The fragilities of global supply chains were suddenly exposed at their breaking points; the relationships of bodies and spaces drastically changed; perspectives on working arrangements have evolved as digital control systems have become more visible.
GEO—DESIGN: COVID-19. Travelling without moving — a chain of original readings that open up an unexpectedly immediate reality marked by acceleration, deceleration and creativity. With strikingly different approaches to design and research, the online exhibition explores individual as well as global contexts through digital languages — coding, communication systems, video essays and 3D renderings.
GEO—DESIGN: COVID-19. Travelling without moving was launched online on October 12, 2020.
Colette Aliman with Lauriane Heim, Mutated Industry
Noemi Biasetton, PEPP¥
Colin Keays, Crisis\Utopia
Felicity Morris, The World Through a Webcam
Tamara Orjola with The Anderen, Why are the shelves empty?
Clara Ormières with Mathilde Philipponnat, Distanced Bodies
Vincent Thornhill, Anti-Virus Assistant [Ava]
Marvin Unger with Jasper Zehetgruber, Membranes
Domitille Debret, Giacomo Nanni
Quentin Creuzet, Niek van Sleeuwen
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Raffaela Vandermühlen, Ilka van Steen
Design Academy Eindhoven Executive Board
Joseph Grima, Creative Director
Mechtild van den Hombergh, Director of Organisation
Raf de Keninck, Director Education and Research