What is Luxury?

What is Luxury?
Victoria & Albert Museum
25 April – 27 September 2015

Work from 2012 ID graduate Gang Jian Cui will feature in the upcoming exhibition What is Luxury? at the V&A. The exhibition “interrogates general ideas about luxury, its production and future. The relationship of luxury to change, context and conventions is scrutinised through historic objects and contemporary art and design.”

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The Rise of the Plasticsmith (2014) © Gangjian Cui

Gang’s project, The Rise of the Plasticsmith (completed during his MA at the Royal College of Art) “speculates on China’s post-industrial future, envisioning the rise of a new breed of post-industrial workers who will use plastic crafts to tell the glorious history of the industrial age.”

We wish him continued success.

Read more about the project on designboom here >

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