Design Brut, a non-profit initiative to interact kids worldwide
Galerie Philia is delighted to announce the launch of Design Brut | Philia & Children, the primary version of a non-profit initiative conceived to encourage, join, and interact kids worldwide with design, from reflection and conception to creation.
The mission Design Brut is impressed by French artist Jean Dubuffet’s notion of ‘Artwork Brut,’ generally translated as ‘uncooked artwork,’ i.e., artwork created exterior the tutorial custom of positive artwork by kids and marginal communities.
Galerie Philia’s founder Ygaël Attali stimulates connections and reflections on design past tutorial conventions by means of low-cost and sustainable workshops and collaborations.
The reply is Design Brut | Philia & Children, an inaugural workshop introducing kids to the apply of sculptural design that occurred earlier this 12 months over 5 months in Provence.
The way it works
Underneath the supervision of their instructor, kids draw shapes and concepts on paper to kind their interpretations of sculptural design. Additionally they have the inventive course of up to date designers Antoine Behaghel and Alexis Foiny from Studio BehaghelFoiny.
However the enjoyable half arrives after they flip their drawings into bodily designs. They sculpt them in native olive wooden by Studio BehaghelFoiny with the assistance of a regional cabinetmaker.
Later everyone gathers for a small show within the chapel, Notre-Dame-des-Monts, within the presence of the kids and area people.
The mission is a part of a movie unveiled on the Paris exhibition from 10 November to eight December 2022.
About Galerie Philia
Launched in 2015, Galerie Philia is a up to date worldwide design and fashionable artwork gallery. It represents rising and established designers and artists. The gallery is the brainchild of two brothers who share a ardour for artwork, literature, and philosophy. The gallery’s non-hierarchical curation sits aside from the transiency of developments and focuses as a substitute on the true aesthetic high quality of the piece – alluring and timeless. Not like others, Galerie Philia doesn’t deal with a single model – minimalist, natural or uncooked – however embraces heterogeneity.
The gallery takes delight in discovering new skills, offering them with a number of worldwide platforms to showcase their newest creations.
Such designers embrace Elisa Uberti (France), Lucas Morten (Sweden), Arno Declercq (Belgium), Pietro Franceschini (Italy), and Evan Fay (USA).
Galerie Philia additionally works with famend practitioners corresponding to Cristián Mohaded (Mexico), Jérôme Pereira (France), and Rick Owens (USA).
The gallery has a strong worldwide presence, with galleries in Geneva, New York, Singapore, and Mexico Metropolis.
Along with its everlasting areas, the gallery organizes momentary group exhibitions and artist residencies in first-class areas worldwide.
Design Brut | Philia & Children:
10 November – 8 December 2022
4, Rue Malher, 75004
Open Tuesday to Saturday from 11 am to 7 pm