W230 studio explores the relationship between design and technology, crossing over a range of media, materials and knowledge.
- Creative Freedom through Technology -
We consider technology will blur the boundaries between science and craftsmanship.
Manufacturing workflow has long been stuck in the old production ways of the past centuries. Nowadays, technology pushes what is possible in design in unlimited ways. And the enormous changes in technology bring new opportunities to craftspeople. If there is a new way to conceptualise or to manufacture a product we want to use it.
The value of an object is determined by its connection with the material, the process adopted to produce it and its concept.