If you are in Chicago this holiday season, don't miss this exhibition:
The Chicago Chapter of the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) with the Chicago Furniture Designers Association (CFDA), have collaborated for the first time to launch an exhibition entitled Deceptive Design: Experiments in Furniture, running at the Chicago Cultural Center until January 4th, 2009. The exhibition features prototype furniture, furnishings and functional objects that challenge convention with innovative concepts and compelling forms.
Exhibition runs until Jan 4th, 2009 at the Chicago Cultural Center, Michigan Ave Galleries.
Open every day of the week 9am-7pm. Free.
Here are a few of the bright ideas:
Top: Helen Maria Nugent's Summit. Middle: Craighton Berman's Coil Lamp. Bottom: Geraint Krumpe & Marcus Bosch's Wolf in Sheep's Lighting.