Susanne Stauch was invited to speak at the conference, contributing to the slot “Making Thinking – Crafting Education”. Read the abstract here. For more info, please visit the website of the conference.
Susanne Stauch is a visiting Professor at Institute of product and process design, UdK and initiator of this project. She is also running Supernova Institute, an incubator for transition.
Anna Badur is a renowned product designer and the indispensable teaching assistant in this project, sharing not only her expertise on porcelain.
Antony Karori is an artist based in Nairobi. He organised and facilitated both the semester project and the workshop at Love School. Without him, this project would not exist.
Veronica Nduku is the headmaster of Love School, a dedicated and caring lady making the impossible happen every day.
Irmgard Wutte is the head of the NGO Nyendo, supervising and supporting 14 schools in Kangemi and Kawangware, Nairobi, Kenya.
The German embassy in Nairobi funded the materials used in the workshop wich was conducted by Supernova Institute and Nyendo.
Agnes Kelm talked about different aspects of the project from her individual perspective at the Volkswagen library. Watch the pitch here.
Great gratitude to Max Borka and Alexandra Klatt for the invitation to show our products and the whole project at this special event! We are very much looking forward to the feedback and hopefully can sell everything in order to support the kids and continue with the good work.
If you missed your chance at Re:publica: Susanne Stauch and Anna Badur will talk about the project at State of Design, June 2 at 4.30 pm.
At this year’s Re:publica Julius Führer and Susanne Stauch presented the Love School project’s concept for participatory and empowering, hands-on makerism and we met some amazing people from all around the globe. Looking forward to further exchange and cooperation!
From May 4. – 10. we presented the project in the charming gallery erstererster in Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin. The opening was a blast and we actually did sell a couple of objects!
Bid on your favorite object and buy a limited edition design piece AND support the kids at Love School! Thanks to the team of United Charity for offering us a special on their website. The money will go to our partner Nyendo and will be spent without overhead directly for the kids: books, food, school supplies.