About UAU Undertaking
UAUPROJECT is a Polish design studio based in 2011 and based mostly in Warsaw. Founders Justyna Fałdzińska & Miłosz Dąbrowski are each graduates of the Industrial Design College on the Warsaw Academy of High-quality Arts.
Each born in 1983, Dąbrowski is a graduate of industrial design from the Academy of High-quality Arts in Warsaw whereas Fałdzińska studied on the Poster Studio on the College of Graphic Arts. The 2 later had the chance to proceed their schooling on the Escola Superior de Artes e Design in Porto.
Their ardour for 3D printing introduced them to experiment with consumer-oriented residence manufacturing. Their aim is to point out how 3D printing is the only option for sustainable and accessible design items.
At UAU, sustainability is essential to creating environmental consciousness, so every bit acknowledges the significance of utilizing biodegradable or extremely recyclable supplies.
“All our merchandise are designed to be 3D printed from plant-based bioplastics like PLA. They’re absolutely recyclable & compostable in industrial services.”, they are saying.
Highlighting the significance of outdated craft methods and all the things native and eco-friendly, the 2 designers dare push the boundaries of the artistic and design processes in direction of customers, encouraging them to become involved.
In 2014 they gained the MustHave award on the Łódź Design Pageant with the Stołek Królika (Bunny Stool). The stool is adaptable to nearly any inside due to its uncommon form. It’s impartial, and but it doesn’t lack character. They used pure supplies, as plywood, rubber wire, and the eco-friendly materials PLA.
All of their merchandise are customizable, with as much as 100 colours. Additionally they manufacture and improve a mean of seven to 14 days to finish an order. As they intention at zero waste and 0 emission, their manufacturing line will quickly be absolutely sustainable and self-reliant. One other aim is to help native markets by manufacturing merchandise regionally.
Additionally they experimented with crockery design, reflecting an attachment for custom with the eating set of fish-like shapes for the well-known Polish herring.
The Zwierzaki (Animals) sequence is as an alternative for a younger public. Six plush toys compose it by deciding on animals dwelling in Poland, reminiscent of hares, wolves, or otters. The bag that comes with the toy intends to be the animal’s residence.
In the course of the pandemic lockdown, the UAU undertaking experimented with new types, supplies, and a special scale of their studio. It was additionally when TOTEMS took place – a set of eight totems created in cooperation with Miranda Makaroff, an interdisciplinary artist – all the time speaking and sharing initiatives through Instagram DMs.
In 2020, they organized Wyspa RE (RE Island), an exhibition as a part of the 2020 Gdynia Design Days, presenting all gadgets custom-made for the present.