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College Tour with Ron Arad / CROSS BORDER DESIGN CONTEST

On 23th of October international designer Ron Arad will host a

College Tour. We are delighted to invite you to get involved. During

this tour, Ron Arad will answer questions from the audience en tell

about his experimentation with materials such as steel, aluminium

and polyamide and his radical re-conception of the form and

structure of furniture.

Do you want to participate in this

College Tour? Send an email to: finearts-and-design@zuyd.nl


Ron Arad was born in Tel Aviv in

1951 and educated at the Jerusalem

Academy of Art and later at the

Architectural Association in London. He

was awarded the 2011 London Design Week

Medal for design excellence and was became a

Royal Academician of the Royal Academy of Arts

in 2013.

Alongside his limited edition studio work, Arad designs

for many leading international companies including Kartell,

Vitra, Moroso, Fiam, Driade, Alessi, Cappellini, Cassina, WMF

and Magis among many others.Ron Arad has designed a number

of Public Art pieces, most recently the Vortext in Seoul, Korea, and

the Kesher Sculpture at Tel Aviv University.