Craft Exploration: New Material Era

The COVID-19 pandemic that has occurred more than 1 year has had a major impact on various sectors, including the craft sector, which is closely related to materials. How then can new materials become phonemes that can stand on their own and can support the awakening from the pandemic,

CAST re:series: Re:engineer Our Material

Indonesia is one of the largest producers of organic and plastic waste in the world. How do you process waste into alternative materials? The first session of CAST re: series invites Adil Alba, founder of Playo (@playo_id), a playground for inventors and researchers to come up with sustainable solutions through experimentation and collaboration. One of…

Craft Week 2020: Circular Futures Design #2

45-minute of online presentations about certain global issues by both national and international speakers. This Circular Design Futures session will be exploring design as daily practical to solve problems, from material to social structure. SPEAKERS: Adi Wibowo is an architect & designer who together with LabTanya, a socio-ecological design studio, which was founded in 2015,…

Craft Week 2020: Circular Futures Design #1

Reveal: Circular Design Futures #1 45-minute of online presentations about certain global issues by both national and international speakers. This Circular Design Futures session will be exploring design as daily practical to solve problems, from material to social structure. SPEAKERS: Mai Nguyen is a maker, designer & creative entrepreneur, & the leader of Fablab Saigon…

Craft Week 2020: Nerikomi Tiles Workshop

Nerikomi is an old technique in making patterns by cutting and stacking clay that has been colored by oxides or stains. Patterns produced are structural rather than painted on, which allows the potter to make detailed images or complex repetitive patterns on both sides of the clay slabs. Nabila Nareswari from Narewari Studio always had…

Why Factor #7: Discovering Playo

From a great curiosity about how humans respond problems, Playo organically appears as a playground for perception and perspective of solution in its fluid and sustainable forms. Why Factor #7: Discovering Playo will be delivered monologue by Adil Alba, Founder and Chief Director of @playo_id on Thursday, September 10th 2020 at 07 pm via IG live playo_id.