Genoma Grotesk
Anders Stoos
Read on
Chhail Khalsa
Loic Mathys
Monir Salihi

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Design Switzerland Matchmaking Rendez-vous

Pro Helvetia

26.9.2020, 4pm–6pm

9 young design studios and start-ups introduce themselves. What they have in common is the vision of effective design entrepreneurship in an ecological, social or cultural context. The intention is to cooperate with Austria. The Rendez-vous ’are aimed at the specialist audience from design, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Anytime: Arrange your personal rendezvous and learn more about the studios and start-ups.

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Exhibited projects and products

PLANISPHERE is a network agency for creative production and strategic consulting. It presents “ON,” a bespoke event that it has created for the Kunstmuseum Basel, which combines music, contemporary art and design – and results in a Gesamtkunstwerk. 

Robin Eberwein developed “Genoma Grotesk,” a revolutionary font that adapts to the context in which it is displayed and offers an infinite flexibility of weight, width and other attributes without increasing the file size.

INT studio proposes “Interactive Replicas,” a new and tactile way of experimenting with museum objects: By manipulating 3D printed miniatures, visitors or customers can interact on screen with the digitized artwork.

Anuvad is a research studio founded by Chhail Khalsa that aims to “humanize” e-textiles through traditional craft techniques.

“Oblo” is a predictive heat device which collects weather data in order to anticipate heat demand.

“read on” is a smart multifunctional iPhone case with thin, integrated unisex reading glasses. ​​​​​

The design agency Superdot demonstrates the power of data visualization with “Out of Balance,” an interactive data story that highlights the global societal problem of wage inequality.

The “Casino Bern Tabletop Bistrobar” by design studio crisp-id combines versatility and sophisticated materials with local and fair production.

“Dagsmejan” is a new kind of sleepwear, with innovative fibers and functional designs catering to physiological sleep requirements.