|22 Aug 2023|
|Thurs Oct 5th|
Date: Multiple dates, October 5th-15th, 12pm-9pm
Location: Cherry Street Pier, 121 N Christopher Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19106
For thousands of years, people have created ceramics, and now, thanks to 3D printing technology, it is experiencing a renaissance. Đậm Đà straddles between old and new. It preserves history but is not static, allowing for adaptation and modification. Đậm Đà is a semi-handcrafted ceramic set that has multiple forms of communication embedded in its design. It indicates both the ingredients needed and the approximate measurements, along with being a means of serving a dish. Its overall framework can adapt to different variations of a recipe, to different dishes, in different cultures. Handcrafted but utilizing modern technology, this duality is a reflection of its users, who have to navigate a duality of identity in their everyday lives.
“If you can design one thing, you can design everything.” – Massimo Vignelli More...