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2013 Exhibitor - 曾乙文 Tseng, Yi-Wen

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Sunday, September 8, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

Time Is Up! (2012)

Clock, Metal

36x36x4.5

Turn-over your clock.

Every hour has sixty minutes,

every minute is passing.

Every day has twenty more hours,

every hour is counting down.

Every month includes around thirty days,

every day is counting down.

One year, twelve months,

every month is counting down.

Did you use your time wisely?

When we get older, we feel the time pass faster. Every hour is like counting down. Have you ever felt that before? The passing time is the unchangeable truth, but we never us...


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2013 Exhibitor - 王禎鈺 Wang, Chen-Yu

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Sunday, September 8, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

Meow Meow Wang (2013) 
Neoprene With Personal Drawing, Wool
110x50x2



The graduate collection illustrates Chen- Yu's story, the journey of finding self identity. Each outfit is different stage of her, each felted/ print motif has its symbol behind. They are like hidden languages. Fashion helps her to express her feeling and to tell a story. From a girl who was afraid of making mistake and slowly found herself in these 4 years life studying in London. It’s a sum up of what she has been through a...

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2013 Exhibitor - 李見興 Lee, Chien-Hsing ( Eladio Lee)

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, September 7, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 



Rose Laser-Engraving Gift Box (2013)

Wooden

32x21.5x12


Gift boxes such as the Moon Festival gift box, New Year gift box, and the Tea and Wine gift box do not get thrown away as waste after use. The wooden gift box is delicately laser

engraved. At the same time, based on environmental principles, the reusable design allows the outer box to be a tissue box while the inner box can be used as a multipurpose container for organizing. It is not only a fashionable home decoration but also a great device...


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FORMOSA SHOW 2013 London Design Exhibition: List of Nominees

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : News 


The annual London based design exhibition, FORMOSA SHOW, organised by Taiwan’s Ministry of Culture in association with the UK’s Creative Enterprise Organisation, will open at Candide’s Art Gallery on the eve of the Chinese Mid Autumn festival, 18th September. Twenty four Taiwanese designers, each with their own unique artistic vision and style, will display their best work, bringing the startling innovation of Taiwan’s creative scene to the international stage.  

The 24 designers selec...

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2013 Invited Designer - 吳禮竹 Wu, Li-Chu

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

FLORAL NECKLACE (2011)
Paper Jewellery-Necklace NPL-01
Paper, sterling silver
4x4x1.7, length: 22"




Mountains- Work VI (2012)
Paper Jewellery- Brooches (4 pieces)
Paper, sterling silver
6.5X7.5X1 /ea




Plants- Work II (2012)
One-off Art Jewellery- Brooch
Paper, sprig, golf leaf, sterling silver, nickel
10x3x3


FLORAL RING (2011)

Paper Jewellery- Ring

Paper, sterling silver

4x4x3.5
Paper has, without doubt, many varied uses. However, multiple layered paper interests me with its subtle movement and tactile qua...

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2013 Exhibitor - 朱俞如 Zhu, Yu-Ru

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

Cheer Up for Taiwan (2013)

playbill output

85.2*59.8

These posters are designed to send best wishes to Taiwan. We use a traditional Chinese-New-Year paper art work to symbolize our blessing to Taiwan. Topics of the two posters are “Good fortune to Taiwan” and “God bless Taiwan”, respectively. “Good fortune to Taiwan” is designed using a local fruit “pineapple”as its Taiwanese pronunciation is similar to that of “good fortune”. The same concept was used to design the other p...

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2013 Exhibitor - 許雲清 Hsu, Yun-Chin (Dorry Hsu)

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 


Aesthetic of Fear- bracelet (2013)

3D PRINT SLA, Silver 12x7x6





Aesthetic of Fear-ring (2013)

3D PRINT SLA

14x6x7




Aesthetic of Fear-mask (2013)

3D PRINT SLA, Silver

13x8x7


Dorry Hsu's new collection ‘the aesthetic of fears’, is the finalist of International Talent Support with the Swarovski, and Swatch Projects, 2013. In this collection, Dorry well uses the quality of 3D print and color dye the transplant material – SLA. The handmade color dye gives the new energy and dimension of the 3D ...

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2013 Exhibitor - 鄭星慧 Cheng, Hsing Hui

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 


The Door (2013) 
Ink. Photoshop.Illustration
2x15.5x19




Two opening book can be like two doors. The story is about two men who live in their generation , and one day they just take a walk as usual and go back home. However, when
they open the door, they see the decoration is different from their owns . (They change to each other’s)
http://cargocollective.com/starrystar








鄭星 Cheng, Hsing Hui 
Kingston University (2013) 
金斯頓大學






FORMOSA SHOW 2013 - London Design Festival 
Since 2010,The lar...

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2013 Exhibitor - 李昀真 Lee, Yun-Chen (Jennifer Lee)

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

Defence (2013)
Mohair, Chiffon, Glass Organza, Sponge Net
Top: 45x30x60 / Dress: 45x30x180

Humans are like animals, we fear, we defence. Through natural selection, all creatures are born to be capable of protecting themselves. Meanwhile, we present similar reactions as animals when we are frightened or anxious. This collection combines a sense of horror with different ways of defence and protection. Inspired by quay brother’s stop motion film. I was attracted to the scary atmosphere they ha...


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2013 Exhibitor - 趙天麒 Chao, Tien-Chi

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 


Metal Attacks Wood (2013)
Wood/Metal
93x36x50 cm

In contemporary society, because of a variety of products in large mechanized manufacturing, that the traditional handwork has gradually disappeared with the generations.
This work attempts to traditional mortise techniques chair to metaphor for a living form. To insert the Mechanize metal chair into the chair surface. The chairs with symbol of life
has begun feel pain and bounce. While the metal legs replaced the original Legs, it means the Mechani...

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2013 Exhibitor - 李孟書 Li, Meng-Shu

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

Twine (2013)
artificial fur,pinewood
90x40x40



Four wooden chair legs spread upward and then to wind together to become a bird nest.
Our design is to make a new impression for Taiwan traditional stool. The chair was one-piece made and then to entwine the faux fur around the chair where is used to sit on.
The appearance of the chair is between the creature and the vegetation.



李孟書 Li, Meng-Shu 
Shih-Chien University, postgraduate of Industrial Design dept. (2012~)
實踐大學工業產品設計學...

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2013 Exhibitor - 吳慈瑛 Wu, Tzu-Ying

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 



Scent Balland - Harmony (2012)

Multi-materials, Printed Acetate, Felt, Essential Oil

50x50 1/ea





Open your eyes. Darkness flees from the dawn. The shadows cling to your surroundings; half-forgotten dreams. Breathe deeply. A fragrance hangs in the air, touching the darkness with colour. Everything is like stained glass. Life cannot be cast into shadow, only tinted by those passing by.




Harmony attempts to capture the sense of smell as a series of visualisations. The core concepts of these pieces are...

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2013 Exhibitor - 蔡幸季 Tsai, Hsing-Chi (Jill Tsai)

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 



3D Printed Jewellery Insect And Bug Series- Dragonfly (2013)
3D Printed Acrylic Based Polymer
21x27x6


The Dragonfly- It is characterized by large multifaceted eyes, two pairs of strong transparent wings, and an elongated body. This is the first part of series of 3d printed
jewellery design base around nature of insects. 





As an indicator of polluting levels dragonflies are among the first to suffer should the levels of toxins in local streams and water supplies rise. This is often never noticed...

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2013 Exhibitor - 鄧元鼎 Teng, Yuan-Ting (Daniel Teng)

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, September 5, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 



SPPORK (2013)
Plastic
5x36x25




SPOORK is a meal set designed for both mothers and babies. The brief was simple – to design a product that would increase the interaction between mothers and babies during the stage when babies are learning to feed themselves and to determine what benefits can be brought to the dining process for both mothers and babies. 
The result was a “fork” design that helps babies to feed themselves more effectively, and a “scoop” design that brings convenience to the...

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2013 Exhibitor - 張倚奇 Chang, Yi-Chi (Ariel Chang )

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Tuesday, September 3, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 



The Table Bag(2013)
Nylon Fabric
35x26x6

The Table Bag is a design dedicated to the workaholics. It is a shoulder bag which can be easily transformed into a working surface anywhere and anytime.
 
With the special crossed straps design, the two straps not only provided friction between each other which stabled the table in place but also enabled the adjustability of the lengths for the straps, allowing the Table Bag to be fully supported by the two straps no matter when it is used as a bag or when...

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2013 Exhibitor - 曾雅培 Tseng, Ya-Pei

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, August 31, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

A/W 14 wrapping memory in Japan (2013)

leather and embroidery texture wool

120x70x50


A/W 14 wrapping memory in Japan (2013)

wool and mohair

120x50x40


A/W 14 wrapping memory in Japan (2013)

leather and wool

170x50x40

This collection seeks to explore the core value of Japanese culture: How they translate the traditional to modern society.The inspiration are from the memory after the second World War ,their traditional wrapping culture and are thinking of how to mix the traditional culture with the po...
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2013 Exhibitor - 洪若筠 Hung, Jo-Yun (Sharon Hung)

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, August 31, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 

社會認同的符號The Marks of Social Identity(2013)
Pear wood, Glass, Aluminium
8x25x12.5






What if our social identity is not represented by objects we owe, but by markings on our skin? Tattoo (Tatau) was first used by aboriginal people as marks of pride. Each tattoo symbolises a different achievement and social recognition in the tribe. If this ritual has carried on to our society, how would we hold this ritual, what would it look like and how will it alter our perception of each other? Whic...

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2013 Exhibitor - 張鈺其 Chang, Yu-Chi

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Friday, August 30, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 


蘊Eternal life(2013)

925 sliver, resin

0.8x6x5.5


My initial inspiration came from the growth pattern of moss – moss plants always grow together, always as a group, and in a humid environment. They interact with each other and are closely linked. Nature is fantastic and full of unique forms, which have their own patterns, structures and qualities.Take the outline of moss as the patterns, the layers of oxidized-silver as the mosses plants which grow together, and the matted surface such as the ...

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2013 Exhibitor - 陳彥安 Chen, Yen-An

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Friday, August 30, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Exhibitors 




Deer Hanger (2013)
wood, ceramics
16x40x4


The  Coat Hanger is evolved from a jumping deer, with the rear legs in its real shape and front legs in the traditional shape of a coat hanger. It symbolizes the evolution of society from being traditional to modern and industrialized in Taiwan. It also reminds us not to forget the past but rather, cherish the resources we have on the earth and love it so that we could keep the environment beautiful and develop it in a sustainable way.


http://cargocollect...

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2013 Food Supplier - FuFann Enterprise Co., Ltd.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, In : FORMOSA SHOW 2013 Supporters 



FuFann Enterprise was established in 1989 and is located in southern Taiwan.We mainly produce sweet paste and spread for bread and toast.Coconut paste is one of our best sell flavor.Besides, we have several popular flavors such as chocolate, peanut and milk.FuFann is one of the leading brand of paste manufacture in Taiwan.We see ourselves as not only a qualified manufacture but also professional and we have a dream to bring this simple taste to share the greatest happiness with people all ove...
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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Designburg Inc.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Designburg jewellery designer, Jadis Cheng has successfully built a cosmopolitan brand recognised by award-winning creations without overly showing the founder’s Asian roots. Working with titanium underlines Jadis’ mission to create iconic contemporary jewellery that may literally last forever, realised by using 21st century technologies that attract niche fans looking for minimalist beauty and unconventional forms without sacrificing versatility, as well as by tapping historical aestheti...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Haoshi Design

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 






Haoshi, comes from the words 'good things', and they certainly live up to their name; the popular Swallow X Clock of 2012 is updated with Koi, intended to add purity and peace to your environment. Haoshi want to add a kind of purity and peace into their design concept; by using concrete to create exquisite technical, the designers' life philosophy can present completely and perfectly through the visual art.

http://www.haoshi.com.tw


Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Cache-Cache Design Inc

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 



Cache-Cache seeks its inspirations from life’s intriguing interactions, capturing these most “real” and rare moments, and translating them into simple yet provocative designs. Whether it is creating new designs or sustainable brand value, they insist we all jump and take risks.

http://www.cache-cache.com.tw/

Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time: 
Thursday 19 September: 10am - 7pm 
Friday 20 September: 10am - 8pm
Saturday 21 September: 10am - 8pm 
Sunday 22 September...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Yumaman Creative & Design Co. Ltd.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 




The name 'Yumaman' originally comes from one of the earliest existing anthologies of Chinese poetry and literature called Wen Xuan. Through professional superiority in aesthetics and visual design, Yumaman combine marketing together with design and successfully establish our own brand image.

http://www.yuma-m.com/


Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time: 
Thursday 19 September: 10am - 7pm 
Friday 20 September: 10am - 8pm
Saturday 21 September: 10am - 8pm 
Sunday 22 September...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Pinyen Creative Inc.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Specialising in adopting Taiwanese traditional culture, material and hand craftsmanship into product designs, Pinyen apply a criss-cross & hollow weaving techniques to bamboo, which gives the material a new contemporary image. This transformation not only makes the Pinyen designs delightful but also reintroduces traditional culture into people’s everyday life.

Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time: 
Thursday 19 September: 10am - 7pm 
Friday 20 September: 10am - 8pm
Sat...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Freeform Marketing Ltd.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Since 1978, mother company accumulated experience on zinc alloy work and material application. Starting from Taiwan to the world of the future, upgrading from the hard work of traditional industries to technological innovation, we have experienced the era of original equipment manufacturing, economic take-off, and the new breakthrough in the use of zinc alloy. It is 2011 ZINCO ARTE that is about to lead in a completely new design topic.

http://www.zincoarte.com/

Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall...
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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Metal Pharmacy Creative Co., Ltd.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Metal Pharmacy is a studio that produces handmade jewellery, all based on original designs. Their style is described as 'Taiwanese Retro', and they experiment in combing every possible material with metal.

http://www.facebook.com/MetalPharmacy

Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time: 
Thursday 19 September: 10am - 7pm 
Friday 20 September: 10am - 8pm
Saturday 21 September: 10am - 8pm 
Sunday 22 September: 11am - 6pm 
*Last entry to the exhibition is 45 minutes before the clos...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor :Rüskasa

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Traditional Taiwanese carving skills are used to create all furniture in Rüskasa's range; the subtle lines and shapes sympathetically highlight the qualities of the wood. Unnecessary decoration is abandoned, preferring to present the beauty in the natural material which connects with the natural elements in life. Along with the disappearing Taiwanese carving skills, handicraftsmen perform traditional mortise and tenon techniques to the perfection, hand-making piece by piece precisely to pass...
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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Xcellent Products International Ltd.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 




The goal of the company has always been to design value into our products. To Xcellent, 'value' stands for Variation. Aesthetics, Lifestyle, Utility and Economic; describing the way in which our products aim to deliver an outstanding user experience to meet every demand, from form and function to feeling affordability.
http://www.xcellentlighting.com/

Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time: 
Thursday 19 September: 10am - 7pm 
Friday 20 September: 10am - 8pm
Saturday 21 Sep...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Y-Studio

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Y-Studio is a brand of products that blends in with the world around you, once a product is determined to be made, its sole purpose is to be used properly. The studio creates lighting by re-using elements from camera's in an attempt to halt the flow of disposable products, and to preserve the beauty and restore life to the original product.
http://www.ystudio-style.com/

Tent London 2013
Stand: T3-A Hall

Date : 19-22 September 2013
Time: 
Thursday 19 September: 10am - 7pm 
Friday 20 September: 10am -...

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Tent London 2013 - Fresh Taiwan 2013 Exhibitor : Moissue Intl. Corp.

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2013, In : News 





Moissue explores the original expression and sensation of materials through the series of creations inspired by faded memories and emotions in life. Using wood and stainless steel as the main creative elements, Moissue intends to present the most fitting appearance of the object, so as to inspire each individual’s unique experience and feeling, in turn tacitly transform your lifestyle. The Dandelion stool subverts the stereotypical image of wooden furniture and serves a stunning visual feas...
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