Magnetic wallpaper company, Visual Magnetics, has teamed up with multi-disciplinary design collective, Fort Makers, on an large-scale interactive sculpture installation which will debut during Wanted Design Brooklyn on May 17th at Industry City, and remain on view until the May 23rd.
Join us for a discussion with several dedicated creators bringing plant life to the forefront of design. All guests with enjoy refreshments and conversations with our group of though leaders.
In partnership with The Sill, and featuring @PlantsOnPink founder, Lotte van Baalen.
Visual Magnetics will at launch their Workspace Collection, a full line of writable wallcoverings integrating the brand’s signature magnetic materials with multi-layer dry erase capabilities. Aimed at enhancing productivity, a series of writable background and layer options bring together classic forms in ideation – such as grids, graphs and arrows.
World-renowned graphic designers, Antoine+Manuel, will use Visual Magnetics’ materials as their medium via a large-scale interactive installation. Antoine+Manuel are boundary pushers in their industry, making the project a fitting personification of the launch of Oui Design – an initiative of the Cutlural Services of the French Embassy to spur creative conversation and exchange between France and the US.
@PlantsOnPink has quickly become an Instagram game-changer, with a signature point of view: stunning shots of plants photographed against varying shades of pink.
With a cult following of over 28k, thoughtful curation brings cohesiveness to images submitted from around the world. This May, Visual Magnetics will collaborate with the account’s founder, Lotte van Baalen, on an installation to be unveiled at WantedDesign Brooklyn 2016, during NYCxDESIGN.
The installation, to be housed at Industry City, will bring @PlantsOnPink to life on it’s largest scale yet, allowing the account to materialize beyond the digital realm.