Federico Traverso-Everyday Chair Chair

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Interview with Federico Traverso : Frank Scott: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?. Federico Traverso : We want our products to give emotions, telling the wonderful stories which we all need. .Frank Scott: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?. Federico Traverso : To create a kind of manifesto, to relax taking our time. .Frank Scott: What are your future plans for this award winning design?. Federico Traverso : Let make it famous .Frank Scott: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?. Federico Traverso : 1 month .Frank Scott: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?. Federico Traverso : I decided to pursuit an inspiration to comunicate an idea .Frank Scott: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?. Federico Traverso : produced by Myyour .Frank Scott: What made you design this particular type of work?. Federico Traverso : the desire to comunicate an idea .Frank Scott: Where there any other designs and/or designers that helped the influence the design of your work?. Federico Traverso : marcel duchamp .Frank Scott: Who is the target customer for his design?. Federico Traverso : contract and residential .Frank Scott: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?. Federico Traverso : I don't think there are similar concepts .Frank Scott: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?. Federico Traverso : I decided to call it "Everyday" because everyone use to seat everyday in this "chair". It's a kind of "democratic" design". .Frank Scott: Which design tools did you use when you were working on this project?. Federico Traverso : brain, sheets of paper, pencil and one computer .Frank Scott: What is the most unique aspect of your design?. Federico Traverso : the approach .Frank Scott: Who did you collaborate with for this design? Did you work with people with technical / specialized skills?. Federico Traverso : my collegue Alberto Brogliato from Brogliatotraverso design studio .Frank Scott: What is the role of technology in this particular design?. Federico Traverso : a main role to reach the final shape .Frank Scott: Is your design influenced by data or analytical research in any way? What kind of research did you conduct for making this design?. Federico Traverso : only research to check the uniqueness .Frank Scott: What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?. Federico Traverso : to reach a confortable chair, with simple and iconic shape. .Frank Scott: How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?. Federico Traverso : I saw your contest in the web .Frank Scott: What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?. Federico Traverso : to believe in ideas .Frank Scott: Any other things you would like to cover that have not been covered in these questions?. Federico Traverso : nothing .

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