PROJECT TEAM
Curation: Giovanna Lisignoli
Installation design: Damian Fopp
Photography: Paola Caputo (works)
Micha Haller (installation)
Nora Abas (installation with visitors)
Graphic design: Maximage with
Daniel Kang Yoon Noerregaard
Copy writing: Susanna Koeberle
and Giovanna Lisignoli
COMMISSIONED BY
Embassy of Switzerland in the United Kingdom
Pro Helvetia – The Swiss Arts Council
SUPPORTED BY
Industrial partners of the
different design collaborations
Presence Switzerland
Pro Helvetia – The Swiss Arts Council
Exhibition

'In-between: The Utopia
of the Neutral'

London Design Biennale 2016

An exploration of cultural identity, design tradition, and exchange of knowledge that responded to the Biennale’s theme of ‘utopia by design’ through a series of experimental collaborations between Swiss design studios and specialist industrial manufacturers.

PARTICIPANTS
Stéphanie Baechler, Geneva with Meroz Ressorts S.A., Chêne-Bourg
Dimitri Bähler‘Mouvement’, Mathieu Rivier, Biel with NTPT North Thin Ply Technology, Renens & Simpex Electronic AG, Wetzikon
Jörg Boner, Zurich with Bcomp Ltd, Fribourg
Kueng Caputo, Zurich with de Cavis, Dübendorf
PlueerSmitt, Basel with Nova Werke AG, Effretikon
Adrien Rovero, Lausanne with Schott Suisse SA, Yverdon
Sibylle Stoeckli, Lausanne with Saurer Embroidery AG, Arbon

 

www.in-between.work

Download digital booklet here

Winner of the ‘Jaguar Innovation Medal 2016’

 

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Complications, Stephanie Baechler

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It’s time to leave the capsule, if you dare, Joerg Boner

‘Bench No.2’, PlueerSmitt

Bench No.2, PlueerSmitt

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Hyper Modular, Dimitri Baehler & Mathieu Rivier

 

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Magnify the Origin, Adrien Rovero

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Imaginary Fabric, Sibylle Stoeckli

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Le Sound a Disparu, Kueng Caputo

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Le Sound a Disparu, Kueng Caputo