Tag / REHOGAR 2018

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  • Open Source Ecology

    The goal of OPEN SOURCE ECOLOGY (OSE) is to create an open source economy, a collaborative economy that optimises both production and distribution while providing environmental regeneration and social justice. An efficient economy that increases innovation through open collaboration. To get there, OSE is currently developing a series of open source blueprints for the Global…

    Disarming Design from Palestine

    DISARMING DESIGN FROM PALESTINE is a thought-provoking design label that develops, presents and sells useful goods from Palestine, designed by contemporary designers and artists in collaboration with local producers. The label aims to spread alternative narratives about contemporary Palestine and reflect upon the function of creative practices in situations of conflict. By stimulating interdisciplinary working relationships…

    Fairphone

    FAIRPHONE is a social enterprise that is building a movement for fairer electronics. By making a phone, we’re opening up the supply chain and creating new relationships between people and their products. We are making a positive impact across the value chain of fair-trade materials, long-lasting design, good functioning and reuse and recycling, while expanding…

    Brandalism

    BRANDALISM is an award-winning international collective of artists and activists that challenge corporate power in public and digital spaces around the world. Corporate advertising influences every aspect of our modern lives: from how we feel about ourselves, our bodies, our understanding of gender, race and class, through to our perceptions of others and the world…

    Precious Plastic

    PRECIOUS PLASTIC is a global community of hundreds of people working towards a solution to plastic pollution. Knowledge, tools and techniques are shared online, for free. Precious Plastic was started in 2013 by Dave Hakkens and is now in its third iteration (edition) counting on dozens of people working on the project, remotely or on-site.…

    ecoBirdy®

    Following an in-depth two-year study period exploring how to sustainably recycle plastic toys, ecoBirdy started to create beautiful design furniture that is entirely made of recycled plastic waste and can easily be recycled again. Based in Belgium’s fashion and design capital, Antwerp, the designers have created a whole system from the collection and recycling of…

    FACCyR-CTEP

    Federación Argentina de Cartoneros, Carreros y Recicladores en la Confederación de Trabajadores de la Economía Popular — FACCyR - CTEP is the advocacy tool that workers have created to defend their rights; to secure recognition of the social and environmental value of their work. Cartoneros, cart drivers, recyclers and environmental promoters all over the country have…

    Plastic Blowing Project

    “What would happen if an old manufacturing process were to be merged with cheap and mass-produced materials?”. This project came about because of my curiosity in the above question. Plastic pipes, basically used for distributing water, are easily available at local DIY stores. By applying air pressure into a closed pipe, which was slowly warmed…

    KELAPACK

    ”Kelapa, is the Indonesian word for coconut, the fruit of the Cocos nucifera palm tree.” KELAPACK disposable tableware is made of cassava and red seaweed bioplastic, abundant in Indonesia. The polymer is reinforced with a local agriculture by-product- coir fibres and peat found in the discarded husk. It’s a fully biodegradable packaging alternative that won’t…

    Fos

    FOS is a project that is based on a highly-consumed product -sunglasses- and aims to work towards a waste-free future through education and product design, providing a space where the transition from passive to active consumer can be promoted. A pair of single-material glasses is made from waste plastic from the local industry, designed so…

    RR201

    “Roca Recicla” is a pioneering initiative to become a zero-waste space by one of the best restaurants in the world, El Celler de Can Roca. Repurposing wasteful single-use materials, Andreu Carulla creates beautiful and useful objects that are sold to finance the project and used by the restaurant itself. RR201 utilises the raw materials of…

    Autocoles

    AUTOCOLES is a line of work that has been carried out by Basurama in ten or so schools over the last 4 years. It is based on a ludic and collective transformation of education spaces, mostly playgrounds. It is both a pedagogical project and a project to kit out and collectively build play infrastructures in…

    Paper Up!

    The PAPER UP! objects are made of high-quality paper waste. Paper pulp is easy to mix with sawdust, woodchips, or any organic material, providing innumerable possibilities for papier maché applications. Individual collections include both utility and decorative objects, from small bowls to vases, bricks and hanging lamps. — TROPICAL WALL panel — DOME hanging lamp…

    Nukak Nautic Collection

    NUKAK NAUTIC COLLECTION uses kitesurfing sails that have a limited lifespan. After several years of holding up under strong winds, they lose some of the tension required to function properly. These sails are quite large, and the material is ultra-light and highly resistant. They also come in a wide variety of colours. All these characteristics…

    SUPERLOCAL, 0 miles production

    SUPERLOCAL is a global network that promotes local production. It is an open production database of everyday objects, providing consumers with creative tools and access to the system to create practical products through digital and traditional techniques. Andrea proposes alternative production scenarios, taking responsibility for the production line and the development of objects. He maps…

    Instituto Do It Yourself/ IDYS

    IDYS is a space for action and thought, linked to collaborative practice, the maker culture of urban commons, community action and citizen initiatives. IDYS is structured around two main programmes: one focuses on collaborative pedagogies (a non-formal education programme for the advancement of abilities and skills in the development of collective and community projects), and…

    REMARK Stool

    REMARK STOOL is the first product ever made entirely out of recycled plastic bags from supermarkets in Amsterdam. Polimeer has spent 2 years developing Polimarble, a high-quality crafted thermoplastic material that uses locally collected 100% high-grade plastic film (PE). The design of the stool stems from the need to test the limits and opportunities of…

    El instrumento que se desangra

    Hybrid experimental musical instrument that combines the sound of dribbling percussion with an electromagnetic system manually assembled. Through a water valve it can be determined the dripping frequency of the contained liquid into the container that relays on the metallic surface; this way regular rhythmic patterns can be generated. Materials used are found objects from…

    Tejiendo La Calle

    TEJIENDO LA CALLE is a project open to participation. It involves the creation of lightweight shade structures using the XXL crocheting technique. These can be found on the streets of Valverde de la Vera during its cultural week and the August fiestas in the village. The project began in January 2013 and is still being worked…

    Gambiologia

    GAMBIOLOGIA is a creative platform that adopts the local tradition of gambiarra as an inspiration for artwork and technology. Gambiarra, a Brazilian expression, basically means to cleverly improvise using whatever is available to fix things or create what is needed. Gambiologia researches how this way of inventiveness can be applied in electronic arts through the…

    Elkartoki

    ELKARTOKI is an educational participative project that aims to transform school spaces. The project comes out from the worry to give solution to unfairness in the use of schoolyard uses, due to actual features of those spaces another model of managing and use. Elkartoki wants to change the uses and dynamics in schoolyard and school…

    Lendi

    LENDI is a mobile app to share objects with neighbours. From the app its possible to borrowing object you need occasionally (drill, camping tent, foldable table…), and can lend to your neighbours the objects you can, too. Author The objective of LENDI is consuming less, taking care of the planet, and creating more connected, cooperative…

    Remaker Lab

    “Dismantling toys and junk feeds the curiosity of the little ‘maker’. The difficult part is putting it all back together as it was before! But why reassemble things the same?”. REMAKER LAB is a maker workshop for kids, young people and grown-ups where they can design and build new unique objects using parts of disused…

    Lámpara Núcleo

    LÁMPARA NÚCLEO is a cylindrical iron structure lined with wire mesh and coated in heat-sealed plastic bottle pieces. It is lighted from the inside with solar lightbulbs. The lamp is the inner part of a bigger piece, METEORITO, a dome that is 1.5 meters high and has a diameter of 4.20 m. Author JORGE LEÓN…

    Dispositivos móviles de cocina, sonido y acción

    These objects are self-constructed and mobile cooking devices made from 1000 liters recycled water deposits. These kitchens have been used in several situations, always with the aim of using cooking as a tool for social action. Based on the open source project Tankcocina by Todo Por La Praxis, we have created kitchens capable of meeting…

    Merma (La cara B)

    MERMA (CARA B) researches the aesthetic and formal potential of bamboo, using production remains from other projects. Bamboo is a material that represents a sustainable alternative to plastic as it is fast-growing and has a high CO2 absorption rate during its life cycle, as well as requiring little energy for processing. The size and shape…

    Yellow is the new white

    YELLOW IS THE NEW WHITE is a pneumatic structure designed to be walked through and perceived. Autoría CONJUNTOS EMPÁTICOS is a non-profit association created in 2012 with various goals, including that of disseminating projects developed in the fields of architecture, art and education. This structure formed mainly by young architects and architecture students, generates human…

    Lamp pot

    LAMP POT has been created using a white plastic protein pot, processed to give it a new life and to return it to the market. Electric parts are inserted in it, including a plug, switch, lamp holder, cable and LED bulb. The new object provides soft lighting, creating an atmosphere that is gentle to the…

    Repensar la periferia

    REPENSAR LA PERIFERIA aims to reflect on the outskirts of Pamplona, how culture reaches the area and the relationship created between the different villages and suburbs and with the city centre. The key to the project is the activation of mobile cultural action elements developed as part of the artistic residency “Repensar el Contenedor” (Rethinking…

    Projeto Vizinhança

    PROJETO VIZINHANÇA is an urban intervention project that is participatory and temporary, which discusses questions related to public space and its ability to produce encounters in the daily life of a community. Author Projeto Vizinhança aims to rescue the urban experience through physical encounters between bodies and cities with a critical and sensitive perspective. The…

    TFM: Módulos de activación

    TFM: COMMUNITY ACTIVATION UNITS are modular elements that aim to empower public space dynamics that are specific to the El Calvario community (Venezuela), based on collective construction and the comprehension of the space. The units are made exclusively of Caribbean pine planks, joined together with bars and nuts, using basic carpentry practices. The wooden planks…

    Oficina Portàtil

    OFICINA PORTÁTIL is a compact folding portable desk. It can also be used as a small table for eating, reading or having a drink with someone. This first prototype is the result of a residency at Medialab-Prado, using the machines and the experimentation and knowledge context found in a FabLab. The pieces are obtained from…

    Bio-based materials

    BIO-BASED MATERIALS is a research project about materials obtained from biomass. The aim of the project is to investigate an alternative to conventional materials that usually have a huge negative impact on the environment. Developing these materials obtained from biomass would not only mean a great improvement for the planet, but would also offer new…
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    Centros de barrio Oaxaca

    CENTROS DE BARRIO- OAXACA is a project created around participation. The people of Las Azucenas meet, organise and participate in the building of streets, public spaces and developing services, and have achieved the co-construction of a garden for Las Azucenas. They thought up ways to reuse materials, such as eco-bricks, which are PET bottles filled…

    Cubiertos

    CUBIERTOS is a lamp composed of more than a hundred pieces of cutlery from different flea markets. The piece was made for De Bigot Enrotllat’s exhibition “Degustación de Diseños, objetos a partir de elementos de cocina” (Design Tasting, objects from kitchen elements) that was held at a gastronomic club in Valencia. Author DE BIGOT ENROTLLAT…

    Flor-e

    FLOR-E appears as a natural analogy of a flower, its automation as an electronic species that conquers unlikely contexts for an organic species. Like its natural counterpart it needs water and light, and through a sensor (root) it detects humidity and activates anthesis (the blooming period) through the code written on its microchip. The compiled…

    Orbita

    ORBITA is a project based on a modular piece for assembling home furniture that is made from plastic waste. The aim of the project is to encourage a change of mindset in new generations, inspiring them to be consumer conscious and responsible, thus empowering a new consumer status as a maker of their own products.…

    Lámpara Molécula

    LÁMPARA MOLÉCULA is based on three-dimensional modular structures. The lamps are made from reused CDs. Using digital manufacturing techniques, modules are cut from the CDs and are joined together creating polyhedral structures, based on dodecahedrons. Using the dichroic reflection of the surfaces of the CDs, light effects are created. Author SYSTEM DESIGN STUDIO was founded…
  • Parrichango

    «Llenar el chango y prenderlo fuego» Argentina es famosa por sus asados, pero también por los saqueos a los supermercados durante la crisis del 2001. Chango de supermercado estándar convertido en parrilla mediante una sola pieza de chapa de 1,5 milímetros de espesor cortada por laser. Archivo para el corte, proveedores e instructivo disponible para…

    La Liberación de la Cocina

    LA LIBERACIÓN DE LA COCINA desafía y cuestiona cómo habitamos los espacios domésticos actualmente, cuando los patrones de vida están cambiando tan rápido. El proyecto presenta una cocina fragmentada en módulos. Cada módulo contiene diferentes elementos: un frigorífico, placas para cocinar, un lavabo, espacio de almacenamiento y basureros para clasificar los desperdicios. Todos los módulos…

    Conectores para domos

    For the construction of domes we have experimented with recovered materials to achieve maximum efficiency with them. Thus, with pieces of material apparently not very strong, we get geodesic domes with stable and resistant structures. Here we present some DOME CONNECTORS that we have made, all of them 100% recycled: A) Tent sticks; B) Wooden…

    Altzari Irekiak / Open Furniture catalogue

    The The ALTZARI IREKIAK / OPEN FURNITURE CATALOGUE brings together several construction elements and furniture designed in Tabakalera and Hirikilabs during the period 2013-2018, as a result of the line of work committed to open design, digital manufacturing and collective creation. Most of the elements have been created by citizens participating in collaborative design processes…