Welcome Spring |
To welcome spring, Parque Arauco Shopping Center, asks Si Studio to develop an installation inspired in fashion and art. As a result, Si Studio designs an enormous dress of 6 m high, made of more than 40.000 flowers. Its huge skirt falls to the ground, transforming itself in a carpet that covers all the area.
Troi award |
Due to the installation based in the japanese story of the thousand origami cranes, Si Studio designs a reward destined to thank the persons and the companies that made possible the implementation of Troi, the cancer ambulatory center for kids of Luis Calvo Mackenna Hospital.
Topographic Candle Holder | $100.00
The topographic candle holder is a ceramic sculptural object that reminds us of topographic models. It is inspired on the cycles of nature. The candles are placed on the top of the mountains so that wax drips down creating rivers and lakes. This object gives you the chance to play with colors and shapes, and personalize your landscape through time. Collapsing wax through non defined paths in an advanced period, cleaning, or intentional intervention, is also considered as an expected process of the sculptural development each user feels to contribute. Candles and fire has always invited people together sharing a special atmosphere. Topographic candle holder is a project that highlights this instances.
Pendulum Painting Bowl |
The pendulum painting bowls belong to the collection of objects named “Travellers”, which idea consist in taking the most of the energy spent during transportation. Under this concept the bowls are placed in their packaging completely white. Inside the box, a dropper filled with ink is placed so that its pendulous movements paint the interior of the bowl. The dropper moves during the journey until it gets to destiny and the graphic design of the bowl is revealed. There are five colours of ceramic ink to choose from.
Installation for Troi |
TROI is the cancer ambulatory center of Luis Calvo Mackenna Hospital, destined for kids. The installation developed by Si Studio is based in the japanese story of the thousand origami cranes. To work out the proposal we elaborate an abstraction of the crane´s shape constructed in electropainted aluminium. The birds appear from a skylight, spread around the main hall, go up the stairs and enter the tunnel of hope, where they get stained with the light that goes through the glass color ceiling.
Showcase for Walmer |
Walmer & Stgo Diseño invited us to participate in the showcase cycle of young chilean designers. We have been selected to participate in the christmas showcase contest organized by transbank.
Origamis Hunter | $212.00
Origami’s Hunter is an abstraction of the traditional wall of a hunter. The animals heads hanging on the wall have been reinterpreted as a collection of lamps and have been designed following the principles of origami. The series of animals consist on a rhinoceros, a deer and a goat. The Origamis Hunter are made out of a industrial paper, resistant to high temperatures. This material is very well known for his protective qualities and electric arc hazards. Beyond the protective apparel the material is used in motors, generators, transformers and other electrical equipment manufacturers.
Migration is a led ceiling lamp that follows the Origamis Hunter collection. The main element is the bird, constructed following the principles of the origami technique and pleated paper. They are made of opaque acrylic and each one contains a led plate particularly designed and manufactured. The investigation and the application of led as the light source, has been very important in the development of the object, creating a design of high standard technology that cumplies with green care needs and energy saving.
The main motivation for designing Clipan is day-to-day life. The function and form of a clothespin is reinterpreted to perform a different action in the culinary world.
Hola Vecino! White chair |
Hola Vecino! White chair, is part of a series of everyday objects that have been cut in two, and in which their function has been reinterpreted. Add some humour to your home sharing one of the parts with your neighbour. The chair is constructed of MDF wood. Afterwards is carefully lacquered in white paint. The attachment of either both parts of the chair to the wall has been solved by the construction of a metallic support similar to the one used for shelves.
Hola Vecino! Lenga Chair |
Hola Vecino! Lenga chair, is the most popular piece of the collection. It is made of lenga wood and it is protected with natural oils that highlight the properties of the wood.
Hola Vecino! Lamp |
Hola Vecino! Lamp, is part of a series of everyday objects that have been cut in two, and in which their functions have been reinterpretated. Add some humor to your home and share one of the Hola Vecino! lamps with your neighbour. The wooden bases go through a lathe process. Each lathe piece of wood is cut in two resulting in two bases. Then they are carefully lacquered. The half shade of every lamp is hand made with fabric, lined in plastic, structured by wire. The two parts are assembled together and electrified.
Rocking Plant |
Rocking Plant is a collection of felt stone planters that make a direct reference to nature. Plants seem to be growing directly from the stones. There are different sizes and colors which reminds us the marbling pattern often seen on real stones. It is a very light product made out of felted merino wool.
Tazzombra is a Project that materializes the shadow of objects creating a visual game between what is or not tangible. A cup´s shadow draws the plate form from which its design is born. Besides holding the cup, the extended form of the plate can support something to eat with tea or coffee. The material used is ceramics.
Duende Capitalista Shop |
Duende Capitalista is a chilean fashion brand, considered to be very avant garde. Duende Capilista´s concept, as its name makes reference to, is related with gnomes world. In this way its designs are always full of humor, games and ironies. Fashion garments always include some literature meaning. The interior design of the shop was assigned to an architect and I. We had to remodel the first floor of an old building in front of Forestal Park in Santiago and furnish it in a Duende´s way. As the owner of Duende Capitalista would say: The forest in which the shop was placed is the gnomes´forest.
Gianellina is a project realized for the italian Fondazione Remotti-Camogli, a space for contemporary art. They asked us to create an object to sit down and to distribute in different spaces. Having the street security barriers as a reference, we made a modular object which can be used in several situations, inside and outside the gallery.
Sillon Libro |
The modular design of Sillón Libro has been created for time and space optimization. The principal idea of it, is to have in only one furniture, comfort and a wide space for your books, movies, light, or whatever you could need to rest. The different parts of Sillón Libro are easily transportable, and it can be dismantled. This sofa, of beech wood, lined in ivory cotton, and it is tailored made for specific measurments.