Bodging Milano – Boys and Girls in the Forest

July 3, 2012

Bodging Milano 2 – 29 June – 5 July 2012

Chris Eckersley in repose

Chris Eckersley in repose

Following the success of the Bodging Milano project in 2010, in which nine designers went back to basics and made a collection of greenwood chairs in the ash woods of deepest Herefordshire, collaborators Rory Dodd and Chris Eckersley have now returned to the forest.

Bodging Milano 2 has a distinctly international flavour the participants being:

Clifford Leo Harris

Product designer, trends analyst.

Jon Harrison

Furniture designer and lecturer.

Koji Katsuragi

Our guest from Japan, Koji is a furniture designer, maker and Windsor chair specialist.

Liam Hopkins

Designer, founder of Lazerian design studio, makers of contemporary furniture and objects.

Sarah Kay

Half of furniture design studio Kay & Stemmer, Parnham-trained and a maker in her own right.

Simon Maidment

Designer, lecturer, creator of crafts-based projects with local people in Zimbabwe.

Stefano Santilli

Designer, lecturer, researcher.

Valentina Gonzalez Wohlers

Industrial designer, creator of conceptual furniture and crafts-based projects in Mexico and the UK.

New Pictures from the forest

Koji and Norico Katsuragi

Koji and Norico Katsuragi

Bodging pin board

Bodging pin board

Jon Harrison

Jon Harrison

Bodging Forest

Bodging Forest

www.bodgingmilano.co.uk

Read about the original Bodging Milano here

Watch the Bodging Milano movie here

The 15th annual Designersblock will happen at the Southbank Centre as part of the London Design Festival in September, entry is free with pre registration.

Eventbrite - Designersblock London 2012