Living future
LECTURE 6
What if we no longer work with dead materials, but with living organisms? Imagine buildings that grow, breathe and heal themselves. This talk takes you beyond the limits of your imagination by turning science-fiction into reality.
Who will teach you?
Bob Hendrikx
Studio Hendrikx
Bob Hendrikx is an inventor, architect and biodesigner. He is the founder and inventor of the living coffin that turns humans into compost. His other works include growing the world's first living home at the Dutch Design Week and buying a broken-down Detroit home for $1000 to make sustainable housing accessible for all. Bob has been chosen as human of the year 2020 by VICE Media. His ambition is to empower and inspire people towards a living future by turning science-fiction into reality.
Timur Burbaev
NRU HSE. School of Design; Studio Lebedev
Timur is the head of the Industrial Design programme at the School of Design of NRU HSE in Russia and the Art Director at Art. Lebedev Studio in Russia. Also, he is a visiting lecturer at the British School of Design in Moscow. He is a designer that won several international awards in Industrial Design: Red Dot, IF Design (Germany), Good Design (Japan). He supervised and created numerous projects both individually and as the Art Director of Art. Lebedev Studio, including those for the Moscow city infrastructure, Russia Premier League, Bosch, and other institutions. Timur was trained as a design engineer (transportation design).