Ready-made in Design
- Caroline Kurze
‘Ready-made in Design’ was the title of Max Kuwertz’s and Yanik Balzer’s Intermediate Project at Köln International School of Design. Starting as a theoretical evaluation of the history of Ready-made objects in design they developed several design objects that transform ordinary products into different objects with new appearances and usages+ Read More
through minimal modifications such as recombination or recontextualisation. Their aim was to demonstrate the relevance Ready-mades have for the design and its process. The outcome is a series of funny but at the same time functional objects that can easily be reproduced in someone’s garage or for mass production.