Tag Archives: Cedric Morisset

NOUVELLE VAGUE: Finding the Humour in a new wave of French Designers

Retroviseur Domestique by Ionna Vautrin. Image courtesy Nouvelle Vague.  Reposted from my article on Mixed Bag Mag, December 22 Humour, like most of our tastes and predilections, may be influenced by our culture but that doesn’t mean that if we are the outsiders we can’t be let in on the joke. After coming to Toronto in the fall [...]

TORONTO 2011, THE BEST MOMENTS – Part 2

Toronto’s Art, Culture and Design Events – taking advantage of the scene And continuing on with the good stuff… NOVEL IDEAS @ MARS The Glass Room by Simon Mawer. Image from BIG CITY BIG IDEAS… More info on NEW FORCES IN FRENCH DESIGN… FYI – IDS jams on the New Forces in French Design riff [...]

“NEW FORCES IN FRENCH DESIGN” SERIES @ OCAD UNIVERSITY

C’est moi @ le musée du Louvre To simplify things here is my sum up of all 3 of my posts on “NEW FORCES IN FRENCH DESIGN” with easy-to-get-to links. PT 3: Didier Faustino – French / Portuguese Architect, Designer, Artist & Provocateur Didier’s firm, if one is to speak to the critics of his [...]

NEW FORCES IN FRENCH DESIGN Pt 1: Cédric Morisset

Cédric Morisset speaking to Dutch Designer, Marcel Wanders, about Marcel’s collaboration with the famed French crystal manufacturer Baccarat. OCAD along with the Consulate General of France is currently presenting a lecture series titled “New Forces in French Design”. The lectures are open to the public and this past Thursday, September 15 the opening guest lecturer [...]