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VIDEO: Student Chronicles Challenging Chair Design Project


UC industrial design student James Sloss chronicled a challenging project traditional to the program, that being the construction of a chair incorporating Japanese design elements like cleverness, craftsmanship, compactness, asymmetry and simplicity.

Date: 5/10/2012 12:00:00 AM
By: M.B. Reilly
Phone: (513) 556-1824
Photos By: Video by James Sloss

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The University of Cincinnati's nationally number-one ranked industrial design program, part of the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP), traditionally requires undergraduates to incorporate three of five Japanese design elements into the construction of a chair – cleverness, craftsmanship, compactness, asymmetry and simplicity.

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