16 OCT, 2018

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CELEBRATING THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF CURIOSITY, EXHIBITION “CURIOSITY CANVAS COLLECTION” WILL BE HELD AT OMOTESANDO HILLS
 

Curiosity will hold EXHIBITION “CURIOSITY CANVAS COLLECTION” at Space O, Omotesando Hills from 16th to 18th November 2018. Celebrating the studio’s 20th anniversary, 16 pieces of CANVAS CHAIR will be showcased, as the result of collaboration with leading brands and creators, who have worked on Curiosity’s design history together until now. The exhibition will also present “CURIOSITY SENSE” a monograph to be launched by PARCO Publishing, and provide you with a virtual reality tour for some overseas projects.


EVENT INFORMATION

TITLE: EXHIBITION “CURIOSITY CANVAS COLLECTION”
DATES: November 16th (FRI) to November 18th (SUN), 2018
TIME: Open 11 AM / Close 8 PM (6 PM on 18th)
VENUE: Omotesando Hills Main Building B3F Space O, 4-12-10 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
ENTRANCE FEE: Free


WHAT IS CANVAS CHAIR?

“Furniture should exist only when necessary, and should be beautiful and calm with invisible function” This is “ideal furniture” as Gwenael Nicolas believes. In order to embody Nicolas believes, CURIOSITY designed CANVAS CHAIR. with first look At first glance, the object appears as a piece of painting on an easel, which becomes functional as a chair when you sit on it. Collaborators of “CURIOSITY CANVAS COLLECTION” designed original art pieces, which will become seat covers especially for this event, fully showing the characters of the brands.


“CURIOSITY SENSE”

An interior design monograph featuring recent projects including those recently completed in March 2018, with 224 pages total in full color and bilingual. The book design is also by Curiosity.

Book title: CURIOSITY SENSE 01
Publisher: PARCO Publishing
Date of publication: November 21, 2018
Price: 3,800 yen (tax is not included)
ISBN:978-4-86506-287-8


COLLABORATORS FOR CANVAS CHAIR

AGAPE, BUDRI, CASSINA IXC., DOLCE&GABBANA, HAKUICHI, HIPANDA, HOSOO, LASVIT, MIYAKE DESIGN STUDIO, MONCLER, MOYNAT, NUNO, SWAROVSKI, TOD’S, VERSACE, WOW
(ALPHABETICAL ORDER)


LIVE PAINTING PERFORMANCE

SHUKOU TSUCHIYA


SUPPORTED

GOJO PAPER MFG., HAKUTEN, MINERVA
(ALPHABETICAL ORDER)

CURIOSITY INC. COPYRIGHT 2018