METAL WORKSHOP : Cranbrook for Alessi
Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
METAL WORKSHOP : Cranbrook for AlessiAn exhibition in material studies, product proposals and pre-production samplesPlease join us for the West Coast premiere of the METAL WORSHOP: Cranbrook for Alessi, an exhibition in material studies, product proposal and pre-production samples created by a mix of Cranbrook-based metal artists and designers. The exhibition will be shown at the Zinc Details, 1905 Fillmore Street, San Francisco, California 94115, 6 - 8pm for this night only.Paolo Cravedi, Managing Director of Alessi USA will be present and give a short presentation on the project with insight on its making. Followed by Q&A with Zinc Details owner, Vas Kiniris.The exhibition is the result of a 2009 workshop initiated by Alessi, the Italian 'design factory' at Cranbrook Academy of Art, the renowned graduate school of architecture, fine art and design based in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Four designs from the workshop are in production and available at Zinc Details with 10% discount for all Alessi products during the event.
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Zinc Details is an independently owned furniture showroom, gallery and essential resource for the San Francisco creative community.We bring together brand names like Knoll, Herman Miller and Vitra with work by emerging talents and local Bay Area artists since 1991. Our fun mix of art, design and craft is expertly curated from sources around the globe.