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Issue #8
June - October 2013
Events
Special collaboration of Design Museum Holon and The Design Museum in London
 / July 28 2013

Design Museum Holon collaborated, for the first time, with Design Museum London. the inner walls of the museum turned into a digital canvas, covered in images of eccentric and unexpected one-off Israeli design prototypes. Sound and visual duo, Sculpture, takeover the museum’s 1.5 Gallery with a special performance combining digital and analogue projections utilizing the movement of music turntables, accompanied with a lively soundtrack (Read about it on Timeout London).

Among items of Israeli designers who participated in the installation screening in London:

Ayala Serfaty, Primo Blanco, 2010:

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Raw-Edges Design Studio Yael Mer & Shay Alkalay, Bin Bag Bear, 2006:

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Studio Groovy (Danit & Yinon Simchi), SyphoVase, 2011:

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Shir Atar, Elevation Stools, 2010: 

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Yoav Reches, Rope Bench, 2009:

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Gaga & Design (Yaacov Kaufman), Ziggy Easy, 2009:

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Meirav Peled Barzilay, Goldenage Vase, 2010:

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Studio Reddish (Naama Steibook & Idan Fridman), Coarkers, 2012:

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Lea Gottlieb for Gottex, Jerusalem of Gold, 1992:

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HIT Interaction Lab -  Eran Gal Or, Michal Rinott, Shachar Geiger, Luka Or, comissioned by Design Museum Holon with the help of the Porter Foundation, Cubes, 2011:

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Click here to view all the design works screened in London >>

Features
Last Train to Holon
Maya Dvash
Just before the exhibition opened at the Museum, Ron Arad presents a variety of pieces created in the past year, and just the names he gives them are sufficient to attest to his great love of words and stories.
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Events
Beautifying Reality
Shira Kimmel
Why did we start to think more about function and less about beauty? and why is the worst thing you can say about beauty is that it is in the eye of the beholder? Taking a look back at Stefan Sagmeister's Lecture before the opening of the exhibition "Sagmeister & Walsh: A Retrospective"
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Features
Wheels and mirrors: automata and robots as metaphysical machines
Patrick J. Gyger
What is it with the automata these days? Those relics of a technological era we left behind more than a hundred years ago, aren't they obsolete? It is true the story of artificial beings is old: it charts the influence of technology across human history. But the meme of mechanical beings didn't catch on until the principle of Philosophia ancilla theologiae was superseded and philosophers assumed their role as interpreters of the most wonderful miracles of technology.
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