The animal kingdom is amazing and rouses the imaginations of young and old alike. Many designers have explored the world of childhood through this unifying theme.
They transform everyday objects referencing zoological world. Could it be the desire to tame wild animals that propels designers to represent fierce creatures as docile pets?
Creating their own imaginary zoo, fourteen artists came up with abstract, unexpected or hyper realistic animals. These stunning costumes are born out of the graphical fantasies of an eclectic team comprising Studio Brichet Ziegler, Perrine Vigneron and Gilles Belley, Louise de Saint Angel, Anne Lutz, Joachim Jirou-Najou, Felipe Ribon, Les Graphiquants, Twice, Helkarava, Bonnefrite, Malika Favre, Amélie Fontaine, Leslie David and Ionna Vautrin.
March 12 – April 12, 2015
curated by Ionna Vautrin
Biennale internationale design de Saint Etienne 2015
La Platine, agora
3 rue Javelin Pagnon
Cité du design – La Terrasse