Name, first nameManuel Amaral NettoYear of birth1983UniversityECALField of Interest / research fieldProduct / Object DesignTitle of projectBack to the RootsAbstract"Back to the Roots" goes back to folktales, myths and folklore and tries to understand how cultures differ and how cultural identity has evolved along the times.
Looking into the folklore of the people, this research will try to understand the stories these objects used to tell us, and see how the understanding of such symbolic and poetic objects can help us read the different cultural enviroments in which designers work.
TutorsAnniina Koivu, Brynjar SigurĂ°arson, Bethan Laura Wood, Laurent SoldinFileDownload file
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