Amandine David is a Brussels based designer and researcher whose work celebrates sharing as a methodology and opportunity to redefine design processes.Her research is located at the crossroad of traditional crafts and digital practices. It usually takes shape in the creation of tools and material experimentation libraries.
Amandine is also the co-founder of Hors Pistes, a nomadic residency program that initiates encounters between craftsmen and designers and explores the value of trans-disciplinary and cross-cultural collaborations.
→Weaving code project will soon be on show at Collectible with Z33 (Brussels, March 4th to 8th).
→Cordes will soon be on show within Dutch Invertuals - The Circle exhibition at Kazerne (Eindhoven, from March 12th till September).
Mapping design practices, DAE Social Design Master — NL, 2018
École des Beaux Arts de Rennes — FR, 2016
Lycée Choiseul, Applied Arts section — FR, 2014
Lectures & panels
Tea Conversation, Motel Win Win, TAC, Eindhoven — NL, 2018
Disaster studies symposium, TAC, Eindhoven — NL, 2018
Le Laboratoire Cambridge, Boston — USA, 2017
Swissnex, Wanted Design, New York — USA, 2017
Africa Design Day, ENSCI, Paris — FR, 2014
CID Grand-Hornu, Hornu — BE, 2013
The Circle-Dutch Invertuals, Dutch Design Week — NL 2019
Changing attitudes, Z33 — BE 2019
Unmaking School, C-Mine Genk — BE 2019
Hors Pistes - Conversations between artisans & designers, Mudac — CH, 2019
G18, Dutch Design Week — NL, 2018
Unmaking School, Istanbul Design Biennial — TR, 2018
Hors Pistes Nuuk, Nuuk Lokalmuseum — GL, 2017
Luma Days, Les ateliers Luma, Arles — FR, 2017
Nominations & awards
Gijs Bakker Award, nomination for Crossing parallels graduation project — NL, 2018
Product + EcoDesign Awards, MAD Brussels, first prize for Hors Pistes — BE, 2016
Social Design Master, Design Academy Eindhoven, received with cum laude — NL, 2018
DSAA Créateur Concepteur, La Martinière Diderot, Lyon — FR, 2010
BTS Design Produits, Les Herbiers — FR, 2008