Posts Tagged ‘leather’

Cardini’s ‘Fake in Italy’ at Wanted Design, NYC

Paolo Cardini (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and his collaborator Simone Muscolino had their project ‘Fake in Italy’ on display at Wanted Design NYC between the 13th and 16th May 2016. Fake in Italy is a project about cultural appropriation and objects’ identity. It takes the shape of a collection of experimental objects based on the […]

Leather.Footwear.Futures Symposium

From Wednesday through Sunday, October 22–26, through the support of many RISD departments, industry, RISD/ Brown Community and tradesmen will gather for a series of workshops and discussions centered on the role of leather in the future of footwear. Called Leather.Footwear.Futures, the five-day symposium offers artisan workshops, international presenters, bespoke shoe exhibits and craftsmen working […]

RISD to host Leather Symposium

From October 22 – October 26, 2014, RISD’s Division of Architecture+Design will present the first Leather.Footwear.Futures Symposium on its Providence Campus. This five-day symposium will include artesian workshops, international lectures, traditional and eclectic shoe exhibits, and national and local craftsman engaging new processes, historical traditions, and innovative materials related to footwear. Workshops conducted by the […]