What does a washing machine you use like a hula hoop and an intelligent dish that transforms food into sound have in common? Two things: They are both semi-finalists in Electrolux Design Lab 2012 and both look to engage our senses in new and interesting ways. From five continents, 30 semi-finalists have been selected to [...]
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From 2-5 June 2012 visitors to the Ideal Home Show Scotland at the SECC, Glasgow, can see Electrolux Design Lab’s innovative concepts in the Home of the Future brought to you by Virgin Media hosted by gadget expert, Suzi Perry!
From 16 March to 1 April 2012 visitors to the Ideal Home Show at the ExCel, London can see Electrolux Design Lab’s innovative concepts in the Virgin Media ‘House of the Future’. The fantastic concepts- invented by 2011 Design Lab finalists- offer smart domestic appliance solutions for the future. The four products to feature in the House will include runner up The Ribbon and winning concept the Spot Cleaner.
Having spawned ideas such as Mars colonisation robots, vacuum cleaner slippers and meat growing machines, Electrolux Design Lab looks back at a decade of groundbreaking design. Starting out as a collaborative competition between Electrolux and a select group of European design schools, Electrolux Design Lab is today a truly global completion receiving thousands of contributions every year.
The Robo TAP robotic cleaner and The Ribbon, for heating or chilling food and drink, will be on show at Grand Designs Live Birmingham
Electrolux Design Lab is delighted to announce that the public will be able to view two of its finalist’s prototypes in the House of the Future at Grand Design Live in Birmingham from 7-9 October. The designs on display will include the Robo TAP and runner up, the Ribbon. Please click on headline for more.
Award winning architects and designers to judge eight global finalists.
The winner of the 2011 Electrolux Design Lab competition will need to impress a jury consisting of leading architects and product designers at the Business Design Centre, London on the 7th September 2o11. Danish designer Cecilie Manz; award winning architects Hayes and James Slade; and Henrik Otto, Senior Vice President of Global Design at Electrolux, will assess eight finalists as they present ‘Intelligent Mobility’ themed domestic appliances.
Eight Electrolux Design Lab finalists offer Intelligent Mobility solutions. The ninth edition of the annual Electrolux Design Lab competition challenged industrial design students to consider Intelligent Mobility within home appliances. Electrolux will present the eight finalists, representing Australia; Canada; Finland; Hungary; New Zealand; Slovakia and the USA, in a programme that also features insights from Electrolux product specialists and leading designers, including Electrolux global head of Design, Henrik Otto.
Swedish appliance giant Electrolux presents four of its ‘appliances of the future’ in the House of the Future, sponsored by Virgin Media, at this year’s Grand Designs Live London (30th April till 8th May 2011, ExCeL, Docklands). PLEASE CLICK ON HEADLINE FOR MORE.
Following the announcement of the Electrolux Design Lab 2011 competitions (please click here for more: EDL11 Competition) we wanted to share the Trend Hunter review of forward thinking Electrolux projects and designs from years past. PLEASE CLICK ON HEADLINE FOR MORE.
Jonathan Margolis, columnist at FT How to Spend It magazine, recently filmed the 8 Electrolux Design Lab 2010 finalists in London for a video feature on the FT’s How to Spend It Technolopolis TV web site. PLEASE CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR FULL STORY AND VIDEO.