Updates

Stay informed with the latest news about workshops, events, publications and specific articles from Pro Materia’s different key projects.

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Studio Swine x Cos

Narrative-based design duo Studio Swine collaborates with Swedish fashion brand Cos to mount New Spring; an interactive installation that expressed the ephemerality of changing seasons by emitting fragrances filled balls from a tree-like tube structure.

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Public Space for Local Life

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April, 14 2017

PUBLIC SPACES FOR LOCAL LIFE
Shared values in diversified urban communities as a foundation for participatory provision of local public spaces
Ljubljana, May 24th-26th 2017
Urban Planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia (UIRS) is organizing a call for abstracts and joint event of EU Human Cities partnership and AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures in May 2017 in Ljubljana.

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Envisions x Finsa

Experimental Dutch design collective Envisions teamed up with Spanish heritage wood manufacturer Finsa on a new series of wildly haptic, colourful, innovate and speculative forms; showcased at Palazzo Clerici during Milan Design Week.

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Interviewing Hypermatière

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April, 07 2017

An Interview taken from architect Juliana of Hypermatière by strategic designer Louisa Vermoere from Brussels. About a bottom up co-creation space and reactivation of an abandoned brownfield in Crêt-de-Roch. The quarter is situated at the Nord side of the Saint-Etienne and is struggling with a growing number of abandoned lots and vacant homes.