exhibitions, design contests, workshops, educational design consulting and publishing projects aiming to promote Russian designers and brands abroad. Our activities stimulate Russian speaking designers to perfect their knowledge and skills through international projects and help them to understand their role in design community, how to promote and make their products competitive, and create true innovations.
Banyan trees are sacred in Asia, and featured in many stories. The tree supports its expanding canopy by growing special roots from its branches. These roots hang down and act as props over an ever widening circle, which can be a metaphorical life force. The designer interprets the ‘banyan concept’ into the physical and visual appearance, and realized the design in a modern and innovative way. As important, the underlying meaning is implicitly communicated and illustrated through this symbol of merits.
The Pulse of New Talent showcase captures the essence of youthful excitement, energy and self-expression through the fresh lens of 14 distinct personalities culled from six countries representing an exciting, international world view. The 20 piece collection features inspired and inventive designs; from a visionary visor and imaginative tops and jackets, to youthful swimwear and architecturally inspired outerwear and accessories including bags.
In Social Gastronomy, celebrity chefs with grassroots groups showed how "less than perfect" ingredients can be salvaged and transformed into a "more than perfect" feast for social good. The event proved private kitchens as key sites for social innovation, raised awareness of food waste reduction: over 3,600 tons of food are discarded daily and half are edible; it also takes 1/3 of solid waste landfill space. Guests reflected on ‘imperfect’ ingredients value, turned surplus food into healthy and delicious dishes. A cookbook is published to educate the next generation.
Visual Studio had the opportunity to design for Changi Airport Singapore, the 'Be a Changi Millionaire' grand draw event which happened to be during Singapore's jubilee celebration year. The theme selected was call 'SG50' which means celebration the nation's 50th birthday. The set up and designs are inspire by every aspect of a typical Singaporean life drawing back its relation to the theme.
Visual Studio was pleased to have the opportunity to work with Wildlife Reserve Singapore - Night Safari creating an event and installation design called ‘Mystica’. The event was held in the Night safari section of the Wildlife Reserve Singapore. The idea revolves around the mystery and tribal and hence there is exploration with lighting and creating a mysterious and tribal atmosphere.
Good designs create value for society. Everyday we feature a special design project that demonstrates excellence in design. Today, we are pleased to showcase an award-winning design that makes a positive difference. We will be featuring more great and inspiring designs daily. Make sure to visit us everyday to enjoy new good design products and projects from greatest designers worldwide.